Margaret Blumel Parish
(1913 - 1997)
Margaret Blumel Parish was active/lived in Kansas, Missouri. Margaret Parish is known for rural landscape, outdoor scene and figure painting.
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Biography Margaret Blumel Parish
Margaret Parish was born Margaret Blumel in Kansas City, Missouri in 1912. She had an affinity for art from an early age. She was a member of the 1930 senior class art club at Kansas City's Central High. Parish studied art during the ensuing years, influenced by artists such as Thomas Hart Benton and James Young-Hunter.
Parish's knack for painting the rural country scenes and landscape was inspired by the beautiful Kansas countryside which still has that flavor of the old pioneer era today. Her works were quickly recognized by Greater Kansas City Art Association and the [Kansas City] Tri-County Art Association with a running series of awards from the mid-1980s onward. These are highlighted by the 1992 and 1995 Kansas City artist-of
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