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Artist Sandra Baggette


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Biography


A “painterly colorist” working in oils, Sandra blends what she sees and feels to share a lifelong enthusiasm for color and flowers. Her passion for nature and vibrant colors is clearly demonstrated in her art.
 
 In 1988, Sandra established the Garden Studio Gallery in Port Royal, SC, to pursue her love for painting and gardening. This peaceful environment, rich with colorful patterns created by flowers and sunshine, is a constant source of inspiration for her paintings. Sandra's "Artist's Garden" was featured by the Beaufort Garden Club for their  2013 Garden A Day Tour.
 
Now Showing at Atelier on Bay
A group of 14 artists have opened working studios upstairs at 203 West St. in Beaufort, SC. It is open to the public from  11 a.m.-5 p.m., Monday thru Saturday. It is also open until 8 p.m. on the First Friday of each month.
 
Studies throughout the United States and abroad have played an important role in Sandra’s artistic development. Her travels in Italy and France, where she enjoyed the privilege of painting in Monet’s gardens and studied a variety of Impressionist masters, and the stirring sights of Hong Kong, Bermuda, Hawaii, and other locales have helped her grow as an artist and fueled her desire to move in new directions. Sandra continues to paint primarily in oils and to learn from nationally recognized instructors at the Scottsdale Artist School in Arizona and workshops throughout the United States.  S. Burkett Kaiser, Ovanes Beberian, and Gay Faulkenberry, all students of Sergei Bongart, a Russian Impressionist whom Sandra admires, have also been some of her favorite instructors.  In 2010, she had the rare opportunity to take an oil painting class with acclaimed artist and instructor Charles Reid.
 
Participation in the Clemson University Master Gardeners and  Lowcountry Institute at Spring Island's naturalist programs has deepened Sandra’s knowledge and appreciation of [...]

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