Even as a child, Beth realized she was born to be an artist.
So, she painted and drew throughout her high school and college
She put herself through college
working full time and graduated with a double major Bachelor
of Fine Arts and a concentration in painting and Communications.
She began her professional
art career completing detailed soft renderings of residential
and commercial properties for real estate companies to market
their listings and to present to buyers upon closing.
Drawing and draftsmanship
is the foundation of all my work. The drawing is the armature
upon which value, color, shapes and perspective are hung. Major
shapes and negative space are the geography in which the other
A representational painter,
the current focus of my work is dichotomy. Subjects, colors,
shapes, and feelings that are dichotomous. Strong and subtle.
Primary and secondary. Flowing and solid. Weighty and floating.
I depict recognizable images that incorporate dichotomy and
stir emotion. Inspired by my deep feelings for animals, people,
flora and the sea, I strive to convey the motion, shape and love
for the subject with both bold and soft, distinct and loosely
Grateful and humbled by the
language of paint, I speak my heart and hope it touches others