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Ruth Harper
Denver , Colorado - United States
Watercolor - Nature


Born in a tiny seaside town east of London, England, Ruth is a self-taught artist. Given to drawing non-stop she won several art competitions at an early age. After living in 5 countries, she entered the USA as a teenager and apprenticed immediately as a graphic artist. She eventually became Art Director of an Advertising Agency in Vienna, Virgina, specializing in logo & corporate branding. As a result of graphic arts training Ruth enjoys using typography/calligraphy in paintings for both intellectual and visual impact.
Her fondness of children soon led her to become an art teacher at a private school, where she researched and authored a full Accredited Elementary & Middle School Art Curriculum, from a fine/classical art perspective. She has taught home-schooled students, presented seminars on art education, and donated many works to school fund-raising events. She enjoys being a 'guest illustrator' at bookstores and schools to read stories, explore book-creation, and nurture...
phone: 989-513-5847
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He Cares for the Sparrow - Watercolor - 15X15 - $35 - print
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