SIGNATURE MEMBER AOT
Barbara Haviland has been creating art for over 30 years. She is an accomplished artist, painting mostly in oils,in bold rich colors that express her enthusiasm for painting. She is mostly self-taught but has enjoyed many workshops with nationally known artist with more experience. "I make my own worlds with my favorite tool: my brush. It is like reading a book: I can go anywhere,"states Barbara, who feels that painting fills her with joy and passion. Landscapes of the bayous are her subjects of preference,as she duplicates nature that is nearby,along with the wild flowers and animals.
Barbara is a member of Artists of Texas, Oil Painters of America, ALA/Gallery by the Lake, Outdoor Painters Society, Port Arthur Art Association, Lone Star Art Guild and EBSQ Art.