Works by local artists, light appetizers, and live music will highlight this annual fundraiser for the Johnston Public Library hosted by the Friends of the Library. This year, Art In the Barn will exclusively feature hanging art –pottery, jewelery, pens, cards, knitting, and other art will be featured at Craft In the Barn in November.
Medium: Mixed media
Medium: Acrylic on canvas
Medium: Paint on canvas
Add a little paint, maybe a few critters that keep me company in the studio, and a lot of time spent in admiration of the natural world and you get a continuing collection of work that draws from all of the above and more.
Medium: Oil Painting
West Des Moines
Medium: Oils & Watercolors
Medium: Abstract Painting
Started Painting 2 years ago while in Air Force
With coming up on 25 years of experience in the industry, Shawn has achieved success over many spans of media, such as Art Shows, Competitions, Teaching, Television Interviews, Magazines and Rallies. He’s accumulated many awards, and friends along the way. Shawn is a master of “Speed-Realism.” He spends his days teaching at a local college, participating in/and curating various art shows, as well as working on commission works for clients.
I have been teaching art for 30 years, have a masters degree in art education and am a certified art therapist.
Imad was born in Cairo, Egypt, and raised in Beirut, Lebanon. Photography has been a passion of his for the past 30 years. He is interested in documenting the disappearing Ottoman and colonial architectural heritage of Beirut and other Mediterranean coastal cities.
Medium: Acrylic and watercolor
Tamara Veal is a hairstylist in Johnston who, after many years, returned to her love of drawing and painting. She finds that after being absent for so long working with different mediums has renewed her love for each. She particularly loves to create landscapes and seascapes from favorite photos of places she and her friends and clients have been!
Johnston Public Library Foundation
6700 Merle Hay Road
Johnston, IA 50131