Mount Vernon, Washington

In the Art Bar: Linda Demetre

December 1st - 31st
Linda Demetre is a figurative artist painting with an impressionistic style.  She is known for using a gesture, such as the turn of the head, to evoke an emotion that sets the mood.  Women in solitary situations, Hopper style, or couples interacting are common themes.  Linda uses oils and oil bars, layering to create a color infused technique. 
Her art degree is from the University of Montana.  She has shown at Tacoma Art Museum, Sam Rental Gallery, El Prado and   SR Brennen.  She has studied with Milt Kobayashi, Peggy Kroll, Linda Christiansen, and Lois Silver.  Her paintings are in 500 homes nationally.You can visit her at her historic, charming 1916 Mabana Schoolhouse on Camano.  She shows on the CAA open studio tour every May.  Her web is