Artist Linda Mutti

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Linda was born in Tucson, Arizona, but at age 5 moved to California. A passion for drawing and painting began in early childhood and continues to this day. The love of horses and the California landscape is evident in the subject of many paintings and drawings. Linda works in oil, pastel and pencil.She has studied under such noted artists as Richard McKinley, Albert Handell, Glenna Hartmann and  Kim Lordier. She was accepted for apprenticeship with internationally acclaimed muralist John Pugh.Linda is an award winning Distinquished Pastelist member of the Pastel Society of the West Coast,  a Signature member of the Pastel Society of America, an Artist Member of the esteemed California Art Club,  Master Circle Pastelist with the International Association of Pastel Societies,  Signature Member with American Women Artists, an OAK Group member, Women Artists of the West member.  She is also a member of the Santa Barbara Art Association and SCAPE (Southern California Artists Painting for the Environment).  Her paintings are held in collections across the United States, Canada, Australia and Europe.  She has been an invited artist participating in Quick Draw Festivals and Street Painting Festivals in Los Olivos, San Rafael, Santa Barbara and San Diego. Awards & Selected Exhibitions:
2021 International Assoc of Pastel Societies 6th Master Division show, juried
2021 Red Rock Pastel Society Of Nevada show, juried  2nd Place
2021 PleinAir Magazine salon, Best Pastel
2021 Women Artists Of The West  51st National Exhibition, juried
2020 American Impressionist Association Online show, Honorable Mention2020 International Assoc of Pastel Societies 37th Juried competition
2020 Pastel Society of America Annual Juried Exhibition: Enduring Brilliance
2020 American Impressionist Society 35th  Annual National Juried Exhibition
2020 Plein Air Magazine Salon,  Best Pastel
2020 Pastel Journal Pastel 100, top 100 paintings, Honorable Mention
2020 Women Artists Of The West 50th Jubilee National Exhibition, juried
2020 Pastels USA, International Open Exhibition, juried
2020 Red [...]

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