October 1, 2020

Marshview Gallery Reception for Local Artist

Barbara Elliott - Marshview Gallery Artist of the Month

Marshview Gallery in Old Saybrook has announced Barbara Elliott as their November artist of the month and they will be hosting a reception on Friday, Nov. 12 , at which guests can meet Barbara and see some of her work .

Barbara pursued painting after retiring from a career of teaching. Her inspiration comes from the Connecticut shoreline where she has had a home for over 40 years. Barbara has studied with several artists, including Anne Culver, Maureen Wilkinson, and the late Bruce Raven. She is currently studying with Ellie Rendar, pastelist who has been an inspiration for Barbara’s childrens’ portraitures.

Barbara works in various mediums and prefers landscapes, seascapes, and people as her subjects. She has participated in various juried shows throughout the shoreline and received awards form the North Haven Art Guild.

Everyone is welcome to attend the reception at the Marshview Gallery, 220 Main Street, Old Saybrook on Nov. 12 from 5 – 7 p.m.   All ages are welcome – refreshments will be provided.