The July 2021 WCAL membership meeting program will feature a demonstration by artist Beth Stoddard. Here is her bio:
Beth Stoddard is a Milwaukee artist who draws and paints from life with a modern sensibility. Working in oils primarily en plein air, she recently completed a long-term project to paint all 156 of the Milwaukee County Parks. She’s currently 2020–2021 ARTservancy artist in residence at the Milwaukee Area Land Conservancy property Fitzsimmons Woods.
Wisconsin born, she studied art in Philadelphia, obtaining degrees from both the University of Pennsylvania and the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts.
Her painterly realist pieces are held in private and corporate collections nationwide. When not painting outdoors she serves as a judge/ juror and teaches observational drawing and painting.