YVONNE HERD ARROWOOD
Medium: Painting , Open Studios , Visual Arts
My art is a passion that I love to share…. I am primarily an oil painter, specializing in portraits and Old Master reproductions. I love color and shapes, shadow and light, human faces and paintings that create an emotion or tell a story. My own personal renaissance began when I made a conscious decision to be taught rather than intimidated by the Masters. It continued as I began to copy the Old Masters to improve my craftsmanship… I did not realize that it would inspire creativity and originality as well. Although many years have passed since my first preschool drawings, beginning a new painting now is as exciting as when it was my turn to use the easel, and the six big jars of paint in Mrs. Copeland’s second grade class at Overbrook Elementary…
From downtown, take Woodruff Rd to Hwy 14 and turn left. Continue through one intersection and turn left on Shady Brook Ln. #7 is the third house on the left.