Dorothy Louise Bowman is active/lives in California. Dorothy Bowman is known for floral painting, printmaking-serigraphs.
Biography Dorothy Bowman
The following text, written by Dave Nordstrand, was published on The Californian.com on February 26, 2010.
Alzheimer's disease has darkened Dorothy Bowman's blue sky and scattered confusion across her pathway.
Yet, flashes of creative clarity still break through whenever the 83-year-old Bowman, a professional artist of note before Alzheimer's arrived, picks up a paintbrush.
"Painting makes me feel good," Bowman said. "I feel more calm."
She settled into a chair placed in the sunshine beaming through the sliding glass door of her room in Windsor Gardens Rehabilitation Center, 637 E. Romie Lane in Salinas.
Bowman wore a pink dress. A pink knit shawl draped her shoulders. Daily, she sits and works at a small
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