Marybeth Heikes

Paintings in Watercolor & Mixed Media

An Afternoon With The Blues

January 16, 2005

Marybeth Heikes recently received an Honorable Mention award for her two collages in the show “An Afternoon with the Blues”. These acrylic collages, Iowa Series #50 and Iowa Series #59 are currently exhibited at the Sanford Museum in Cherokee, Iowa. This annual exhibit opened January 9 and continues through February 3.

The show features paintings that incorporate the color blue. Ms. Heikes’ collages depicts the Iowa landscape with barns, windmills, sunflowers, and silos amid a brilliant blue sky.

The reception included a celebration of artwork, a gallery talk, blues music and blue refreshments. This annual exhibit is located in the West Gallery of the Sanford Museum.

Another of Ms. Heikes’ watercolor, Teapot Series #13, is currently in the Iowa Watercolor Traveling Exhibit, at the Corydon State Bank from January 7 through March 14, 2005.

Posted in Midwest Life on January 16, 2005.

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