“With beauty all around us, it seems natural that we should try to imitate it and capture a moment in time to preserve it for future generations.”
Although Born in ’32 Birmingham, Alabama, Barbara Ann grew up in Miami. She then went on to work in Kissimmee Fl. as a classroom and music teacher. When she retired to De Leon Springs, Florida she married at 65 to her artist husband.
Barbara Ann has been schooled in drawing, oils, acrylics, water colors and pastels. She has studied with Marta Crawford, Don Kennedy, Pam Greisinger, Pietro Lazari, Stewart Jones, Trish Thompson, Tom Jones, Jane Slivka, Lynn Ferris, Ann Kenyon, Edward Jonas, Sam Ruder, Sharon Fithian, Barbara Baldwin, Sam Ruder, Lynn Farris and Bob Hague.
Organizations and memberships include The Florida Women’s Arts Assn., Gateway Center for Arts and The DeLeon Springs. Com. Assn.