“Hydrangeas and Pears” Acrylic, 14″ x 11″
Barbara grew up in the Hudson Valley and has also lived in Washington, DC, Boston, Los Angeles and New Jersey. She currently resides in Hyde Park.
Barbara has dual degrees in Chemistry and Art. After retiring from a career as an analytical chemist she established a stained glass studio where she and her husband, Bud, fabricated commissioned works and taught for fifteen years.
Barbara has studied painting under James Boujikian, Ruth Brunstetter, Franklin Alexander, Skip Lawrence, Betsy Jacaruso and Keith Gunderson. She is a member of Cross River artists, The Gallery at Rhinebeck and the Artists’ Collective of Hyde Park where she is a curator and board member.
Barbara works in watercolor and acrylic in both abstract and representational styles.