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Virginia Braun

Phone: (585) 410-3176
Email: vandt@rochester.rr.com

vandt@rochester.rr.com
Cell:   585-410-3177
P. O. Box 279, Webster, New York 14580



Watercolor artists.






 
 





"Light has always intrigued me...  I paint this light in my paintings, which makes them sparkle with life, intrigue and mystery, I consider my watercolor paintings to be 'Fantasy Illusionism.'"

I am a self-taught watercolor artists.  I am best known for my breathtaking sunrises and sunsets.  I paint without drawing.  First I thoroughly wet my paper, then I paint washes of color finishing with dry brush, deliberately omitting some detail to let the viewer's imagination soar.

I earned my Bachelor of Science from the State University College at Potsdam, New York, where in my senior year I received the prestigious William F. Anderson Art Award.  After graduation I taught art in the Fairport, New York school district and also taught watercolor privately.  I then pursued a full time career in watercolor painting.

Most Recent Honors and Awards:

2015 juried into Women Artists of the Finger Lakes V - judged 3rd in show over 120 pieces

2015 Then this painting traveled and was hung for the summer of 2015 in The National Women's Hall of Fame, Seneca Falls, New York

2015 award in the 2015 Painting and Photography Juried Show at the Arts Center of Yates County

2015 Popular Vote in the December Rochester Art Club Small Works Show

2016 34th Annual Adirondacks National Exhibition of American Watercolors

Virginia's paintings are in many private and corporate collections throughout the United States, Canada, Europe and Mexico.

Shows:  Memorial Art Gallery Clothesline Festival, Rochester, New York - held the weekend after Labor Day.  I am located in the end Booth # 108.

Commission work:  Please contact Virginia at 585-410-3177 and make an appointment.

 

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