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Kathiemcevs@comcast.net


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sunflowers

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callas

foxgloves

red pointsettia

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Kathie McEvers

Watercolorist

Bio:

   West Linn resident Kathie McEvers, a retired Oregon City teacher, enjoys painting in the challenging medium of watercolors.  In college, at Southern Oregon University, she enjoyed minoring in art aside from her education major.

  Kathie’s main subjects include floral's, still life's, landscapes and portraits of children engaged in memorable

childhood activities.  She does commission work as well.


Kathie is a member of the Watercolor Society of Oregon”, the Oregon Society of Arts”,  the

“Montana Watercolor Society”, and also the “Northwest Watercolor Society”.

In 2015, Kathie qualified as a distinguished "Signature Member"  of the Montana Watercolor Society.



Exhibits:


2016    March, juried into the 38th  Annual Celebration of Creativity Art, show in Beaverton, OR

2015  October ...Juried into Montana Watercolor Society National Exhibition w/ "Market Radishes"

2015  October.... Juried into Watercolor Society of Oregon State Convention Exhibition  w/ "Summer Rain"

2015  April, Juried into “Watercolor Society of Oregon” convention show

                "Dainty But Deadly" Oleander, Newport,Oregon  

2014  Juried into “Spring Show Watercolor Society of Oregon" convention, Portland, OR

2014  Solo Show , Stafford Retirement Boutique, Lake Oswego, May 1 - June 1

2014  Featured watercolor exhibit for “Color Wheels Critique Group” at 510 Museum and Gallery

                  Lake Oswego Art Council, Lake Oswego, OR

2013  Juried into the fall “Montana Watercolor Society's National Exhibition” in Big Fork, MT.

                  Note: Kathie received the “Dolly Boyd Merit Award” at the show.

2013  Juried into the fall “Watercolor Society of Oregon” show in Bandon, OR.

2013  Juried into “Spring Watercolor Society of Oregon” show, Albany, OR

2012  Juried into “Fall show Watercolor Society of Oregon”, Welches,OR

2012  Juried into “Fall Montana Watercolor Society's National Juried Exhibition” in Bigfork, MT.

              Note:  Kathie was awarded the “Winsor & Newton Painting Award” at this National Exhibit

2011  Juried into “Spring Show Watercolor Society of Oregon”

2010  ”Honorable Mention Award” – Lake Oswego Festival of Arts

2009  ”Year Long Exhibition” for the Clackamas County Arts Alliance

2008  Juried into”Fall Show”, Watercolor Society of Oregon

2007  ”Solo Show”  – West Linn Public Library

2007   2009 South Shore Art Show”  Lake Oswego

2006  Featured artist exhibit at Freesia Frameworks Gallery”  in Lake Oswego

2007  Featured artist Oswego Hills Winery Gallery”  

2005   Honorable Mention Award – Lake Oswego Festival of Arts

2005   Honorable Mention Award for Photography”  featured  in Oregonian Newspaper Photo Contest…NW                     Garden Section

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Publications:


2015  June, Southwest Art Magazine, Page III, Article “Art of the Pacific Northwest

Artist Statement:


While developing my art, I enjoy focusing on colors and their values (light, medium, and dark shades of a color) to create depth and add a 3-dimensional look to a painting.  Most of my work comes from images captured in my photos.