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Artist Betty Wentworth


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Biography


Betty received her B.A. degree from Rhodes College in Memphis, Tennessee and her Masters degree from Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia.
Since college in the 1970’s, she studied water color painting with the late John Gaddes of Jackson, Mississippi at the Monteagle Sunday School Assembly. In the 1980’s and 1990’s, she studied at the Cheekwood Fine Arts Center. In 2000, she began painting in oil under the tutelage of Russian artist Paul Zeppelin at the Centennial Club in Nashville, Tennessee.
Betty has studied with these mixed media artists: ▪ Carolyn Goldsmith at Seaside, Florida ▪ Fredrick Guess in San Miguel, Mexico ▪ Mildred Jarrett in Nashville, Tennessee
Betty has also participated in workshops and studied  with the following nationally-known plein air oil painters:
 Dee Beard Dean in Cortona, Italy , 
 Henry Isaacs of Sharon,Vermont
 Perry Austin in Harbor Springs, Michigan
 Peggy Kroll Roberts in Petaluma, Ca.
 
  And more recently with:
 Anne Blair Brown in Nashville,Tennessee 2011, 2012
 Roger Dale Brown in Franklin, Tn 2010-2012
 Nancy Chaboun  in Scottsdale, AZ  2012
 Dee Beard Dean in Charleston ,SC. 2012
 Kim English of Pine, Colorado in Beaune and Quimper, France 2011 and 2012
 Jeanne McKenzie in San Miguel, Mexico 2010 & Tuscany, 2011 ,Grosse Point, MI 2012
 Scott Christensen in Victor, Idaho 2012 ,2013
 Camille Przewodek of Petaluma,CA in Easton , Md 2012
 Lori Putnam ,Nashville,Tn , 2012,. 2013,
 Jim Richards , Tucker Georgia 2013,2014,2015 
Larry Moore, Orlando,Florida 2015
Betty’s passion for creating is expressed both in her vividly colored still life paintings and her more subdued impressionistic landscapes. Her current work takes inspiration from places visited around the world. Her paintings recently were featured in the following exhibitions:
 Blue Moon Event for Land Trust of Tennessee
 Chestnut Group Show for Radnor Lake 
Cindi Earl Showcase Artist
Zeitlin In Town Solo Exhibit ,
Radnor Lake Fall Show 2012
Brentwood Academy Fall Art Show 2011,2012,2014
David Lipscomb Academy Winter Art Show and Sale 2013
 
Juried Shows:
Central Park West Gallery,NYC 2012
 Juried Fall Show [...]

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