is a renewing experience,
time stands still
and you are able to
let go of everything else.'
Emerald Spring Exhibition
National Juried Show Sponsored by the Emerald Art Center
Fine Art Painting Competition
April 30 - May 31, 2013
500 Main Street, Springfield,
Orioles on wood 10" x 10" and Tulips
on wood 10" x 10"
The Open Door Resource Center (a non-profit organization)
in Upper Sandusky, Ohio
has featured my painting "The Open Door" on
the cover of their fundraiser cook book.
The services at Open Door Resource Center include financial
assistance and referral
for emergency needs; a financial planning program; free
student tutoring; and life-skills triningdesigned to
encourage clients to become self-sustaining individuals.
the painting on my web site.
The Open Door
Small Bird Paintings
Juvenile Bluebird. and American Robin
Eastern Bluebird and Rose breasted
Garden Angel, Acrylic 9 x 12 painting ... just
"Birds & Butterflies" a
selection of small paintings for fun!
Mountain Blue Bird
Cedar Wax Wing
Yellowheaded Black Bird
Mallard Family, Pass Creek
Springfield Mayor's Art Show, Acrylic
Animals - First Place
Springfield Farmer's Market - Acrylic
painting on masonite board by Shirley Reade.
Springfield Farmer's Friday Market
is a great place for artists' from the Emerald Art
Center to create paintings!
The paintings will be on display at the Springfield
City Hall Gallery during the month of November 2009.
The show is sponsored by the Springfield Arts Comnmission.
Upper McKenzie River in Oregon ©
Shirley Reade June 2009
Upper McKenzie River painting created by permission
from a photo by
Deigh Bates of DeighLight Images.
Mossbrae Falls ©
Dunsmuir, Siskiyou County, California
I will be participating in the Umpqua
Valley Art Association's 41st Annual Summer Arts
June 26, 27 & 28, 2009 at Fir Grove Park
in Roseburg, Oregon. (1624 West Harvard Avenue)
will be inside the art gallery in Studio East.
Winchester Bridge ...w/fish ladder in the background & local fishermen
(located in Winchester, just north of Roseburg, Oregon)
Here beneath the Winchester Bridge, the Umpqua River
has long been as favorite spot for river rafting and sports fishing.
Acrylic Painting (24" x 48") is now on display at the
Totem Market in Winchester Oregon.
Giclees are available...Contact Steve Agee, Owner/Totem Market 541-672-8486
"Artist's Retreat" © Self Portrait by Shirley Reade
WHAT IS A GICLEE?: Giclee's are scanned from the original painting, printed on canvas, backed with foam board and ready to frame.