Voices of the Delta: Whitney Forsyth

Author: Arkansas Arts CenterFiled under: Delta 60, Delta Exhibition, Exhibitions, Museum, Voices of the Delta

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It is from the close observation of the natural world around me that my work evolves. I use natural objects as a visual resource for my work as they have always been an integral part of my life. As a child I spent a great deal of time outside, exploring the woods in Colorado or my grandparent’s garden in Oklahoma. I have always been involved in the natural environment around me watching insects and animals … Read More

Voices of the Delta: Cary Smith

Author: Arkansas Arts CenterFiled under: Delta 60, Delta Exhibition, Exhibitions, Museum, Voices of the Delta

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I am currently focused on painting portraits in watercolor. While I strive to capture the features of my subject, my goal is to use the drops and strokes of paint to evoke their spirit. I believe in celebrating the watercolor medium through an impressionistic tradition; by creating beautiful liquid shapes. My mother was an art teacher and I grew up in a home filled with every art supply one can imagine. I don’t remember a … Read More