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Gallery Exhibit: Mary La Patka
- Exhibit runs
- July 15 - August 27, 2021
- SMAC Gallery
- 114 North Third Street
Marshall, MN 56258
(Regular Gallery hours are Monday – Friday, 8 am to 12 and 1:00 – 4:30 pm, however it is best to call before arrival or set up an appointment to ensure the office is open.)
You can also view this exhibit virtually on YouTube: https://youtu.be/0WhaQiHNcxU
Access pdf file of virtual exhibit here.
"The Beauty and Science of Botanical Art"
I have always loved painting, drawing, fiber arts, photography and gardening. A few years ago, I had the opportunity to renew my interest in painting. I was able to combine both my love of painting with my love of gardening through Botanical Art. The result is a happy mix of
Each painting requires extensive research of the chosen subject, field study, and many hours in detailed painting. My intention is that by creating paintings of beautiful, botanically accurate plants, those who view the paintings will discover, connect with, and appreciate our ecology, plant diversity and educate in preservation of plant species" ~ Mary La Patka