Leland D Beaman is active/lives in Arizona, Michigan. Leland Beaman is known for Animal, wild fowl, portrait, landscape, western genre painting, murals, posters.
Biography Leland Beaman
Following is an interview with the artist by Bill Chapin with the Jackson Citizen Patriot, Jackson, Michigan, June 14, 2010:
Jackson Artist Leland Beaman says he sees the world through light, shadow and metaphors.
At 77 years old, Leland Beaman continues to paint every day — almost compulsively.
"It's kind of, you could say, a flaw in my character," the Jackson native said, soft-spoken as ever. "I tend to see everything in terms of light and shadow and metaphor. That's the way I experience the world. If I don't paint, I feel like I'm not relating to the world."
That need has added up to a prolific career. Since enrolling in an art correspondence course as a teenager, he has produced thousands of painti
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