Linda Everson is an accomplished artist. We have included her bio below. This particular work, a Cobalt Blue Iceberg Glass Paperweight (3.75" long) I feel is one of her best creations. She has painted the most exquisite winter scene on this marvelous medium. Perfect subject selection for this cobalt blue iceberg glass paperweight. It is Signed "L. Everson" on the front and "Handpainted by L. Everson" on the underside.
In Very Good to Excellent Condition.
The following is an excerpt from the Artist's Statement:
"Because I am an avid outdoors person, bits and pieces of the landscape (roots, vines, trees, branches, tree bark markings) are juxtaposed in my artwork in a very abstract manner. I use natural textures and color as metaphors of death and rebirth, sun and moon, summer and winter, water and fire, sky and earth, seasons, and the time of day."
This creation uses the color and medium to so perfectly complement and, really, be part of the Winter Scene.
More information on Linda Everson follows:
University of North Dakota, Fine Arts Major, B.A., 1972 Metropolitan State College, Denver, CO 1979 - 80, 1986 - 89 Anderson Ranch, Snowmass, CO, 2002 SELECTED ART SHOWS: SOLO SHOWS: 2002. 'Nature Abstracted'. Lincoln Center, Fort Collins, CO. 1992 - 2000. Core New Art Space, Denver, CO. TWO PERSON SHOWS: 2006. 'Arborglyphs'. Firehouse Art Center, Longmont, CO. 2005. 'Primavera'. KW Gallery, Denver, CO 2004. 'Arborglyphs & Transformation'. Dairy Center for the Arts, Boulder, CO. INTERNATIONAL INVITATIONAL SHOW: 2007. 'Women of the West'. Aspen Gallery, Dar El Cid, Kuwait City, Kuwait. INVITATIONAL SHOWS: 2007-2008. Artplace Gallery, Denison, TX. 2007-2008. Wildeside Studio, Breckingridge, CO. 2007. ''Winter Invitational'. Tri-Lakes Center for the Arts, Palmer Lakes, CO. 2006. 'Hand Prints II'. University of New Mexico, Los Alamos, NM. 2005. 'Women Artists'. Rothgerber, Johnson & Lyons, Denver, CO. 2005. 'Women in Science/Science in Art?'. CU Gallery, Boulder CO 2005. 'Curated Showcase'. Republic Plaza, Denver, CO. 2005, 2003, 2001, 1999. 'Windows to the Divine'. DCPA & Canaan Gallery, Denver, CO. 2000. 'Book as Art'. Boulder Public Library, Boulder CO 1999. 'Book as Art'. College Hill Library, Westminster, CO. 1997. 'Art From the Heart'. Ward Nasse Gallery, NY, NY. 1997. 'Unseen Realms: The Intimate Imagination'. Ward Nasse Gallery, NY, NY. 1997. 'Purim Punim Mask Show', Singer Gallery, Denver, CO. 1992. 'Holiday Group Show'. 1/1 Gallery, Denver, CO. 1992. 'Three Person Show', Rare Findings Gallery, Denver, CO. GROUP AND/OR JURIED SHOWS: 2008. 'Art of Music'. Mills Pond House, St. James, NY. 2008. 'PhotoWorks, Books & Prints'. Abecedarian Gallery, Denver, CO. 2007. 'Kitchen Goddess'. Lakewood Civic Center, Lakewood, CO. 2006. 'High Heels in Wet Pavement'. Eleanor Bliss Center for the Arts, Steamboat Springs, CO. 2006. 'WORDPlay'. Canyon Gallery, Boulder Public Library, Boulder, CO. 2006. 'Imprints'. Arts Alliance Gallery, Albuquerque, NM. 2005. 'Photo-Plus: Layers'. Lakewood Civic Center, Lakewood, CO. 2005. 'WCA Works on Paper'. Open Press, Denver, CO. 2004. 'Gender in Motion', 3Ten Haustudio, Atlanta, GA. 2004. 'Arvada Center Holiday Show'. Arvada, CO. 2004. 'Childhood Remembered: Movies, Myths, Fables, Stories'. Broomfield, CO. 2004. 'In The Works'. Lakewood Cultural Center, Lakewood, CO. 2004. 'The Veil: What Remains Hidden'. Curfman Gallery, CSU, Fort Collins, CO. 2003. 'Maternal Legends'. Dairy Center for the Arts, Boulder, CO. 2003. 'Temptations'. Rocky Mountain College of Art & Design, Lakewood, CO. 2000, 1996. 'National Print Biennial'. Silvermine Art Center, New Canaan, CT. 1998. 'Colorado'98'. May Gallery / Vilar Center for the Arts, Beaver Creek, CO. 1998. 'A Woman's Eye'. Women's Art Center, Denver, CO. 1998. 'SoHo International Art Contest'. Agora Gallery, New York, NY. 1998. 'Printmaker's '98'. Pittsburgh Center for Arts, Pittsburgh, PA. 1997. 'West Coast Works on/of Paper'. Ink People Center for the Arts, Eureka, CA 1997. 'The Faces of Women'. New Highlands University, Las Vegas, NM 1995. 'Soaring and Gliding: Icarus Show'. Nags Head, NC. 1994, 1991, 1990, 1989, 1988. 'All Colorado'. Greenwood Village, CO. 1992. 'Art Show at the Dog Show'. Wichita, KS. 1992. 'State Fair'. Pueblo, CO. 1991. 'Starry, Starry Night'. Business of Art, Manitou Springs, CO. 1991. 'Small Works'. Amos Eno Gallery, New York, NY. 1991. '21st Nat. Works on Paper'. Minot, ND. ART FESTIVALS: 2008. 'Crested Butte Arts Festival'. Crested Butte, CO. 2008. 'Vail Arts Festival'. Vail, CO. 2008. 'Telluride Arts Festival'. Telluride, CO 2007. 'Park Meadows Arts Festival'. Lonetree, CO. 2006. 'Cherry Creek Arts Festival'. Denver, CO 2006. 'Vail Arts Festival'. Vail, CO 2006. 'Aspen Arts Festival'. Aspen, CO 2005,2003,2002,2001. 'Celebrate Colorado Arts Festival'. Denver, CO AWARDS: Honorable Mention: West Coast Works on Paper. Eureka, CA 1997 Printmaking Award: Soaring and Gliding. Nags Head, NC 1995 Special Award: Colorado State Fair. Pueblo, CO 1992 Purchase Award: 9th All Colorado. Greenwood Village, CO 1991 Juror's Choice: 21st Nat Works on Paper. Minot, ND 1991 Award: 8th All Colorado. Greenwood Village, CO 1990 Jurors Choice: The Great Frame Up Depot. Littleton, CO 1990 PUBLICATIONS "What's On", Arab Times, 4/07, p.24 "Cherry Creek Arts Festival". Colorado Homes & Lifestyles, 6&7/06, p.58 "It's Only Nature at the Dairy Center Show", Boulder Daily Camera, 5/04 "Lifting the Veil", Rocky Mountain Bulletin, 2/04 (Show Curator) "Maternal Ancestors, Maternal Legends", Colorado Women's News, 1/03, p.9 Froyd, "Just Sew Stories", Westword, 1/2/03, p.31 Chandler, Mary, "At the Alternatives", Rocky Mountain News, 1/4/98 Chandler, Mary, "Deluge of art floods...." Rocky Mountain News, 6/16/95 Chandler, Mary, "Area art galleries ..." Rocky Mountain News, 11/26/93 Clegg, Nancy, "Art: Ten Years After", Westword, 4/11/91, p.30 PUBLIC COLLECTIONS: Transplant & Hepatology Clinics, University of Colorado Health Science Center, Denver, CO Hope Methodist Church, Greenwood Village, CO Storage Tech, Louisville, CO Colorado Women's Correctional Facility, Denver, CO Child Health Associates Office, (Art in Public Places), University of Colorado Health Science Center, Denver, CO City of Greenwood Village, CO ART MEMBERSHIPS: Women's Caucus for Art, CO Chapter(WCA), 1995 - 2007: (Co-Exhibit Chair) - 2005 & 2006 (Co-President) - 2003 & 2004 (Curator) - WORDPlay Show - 2006 (Co-Curator) - CSU Show - 2004 New Mexico Printmakers Society - 2006 Women's Art Center, 1994 - 2002 Core New Art Space, 1991 - 2000, (Secretary - 8 years) ARTIST IN RESIDENCE: Poudre Valley School District, Fort Collins, CO 2002 PANEL DISCUSSIONS: Eleanor Bliss Center for Arts 9/2006 Dairy Center for the Arts 5/2004 Colorado State University 2/2004 Dairy Center for the Arts 12/2003 Rocky Mountain College of Art & Design 9/2003
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