Artist of the Day…Betsy Walton

Today’s artist is the quite whimsical Betsy Walton. I wanted to feature her works because I love the use of color – there’s always a pop of a neon somewhere in her paintings. Plus they always have some sort of fun subject matter like playful woman or peaceful nature scenes.

Most of Walton’s works are done in acrylic paint and you can see many influences in her work including American Folk, Byzantine, and geometric abstraction. Whatever she paints, I’m loving the work of this Portland, OR artist…I would love to own a print!

Such fun!


About missheree

Greetings! I am Sheree, a fashion and costume designer from Miami, FL and Minneapolis, MN respectively. While fabric is my personal medium of choice, I find inspiration is all areas of art and this blog is a representation of that. From fashion to illustration to graphic design to architecture, Sparkleshock is here to do just that - add sparkle to your mind and shock your senses.

Posted on March 23, 2010, in Artists on My Radar and tagged . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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