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Shirley Pittman

 (1929 - 2013)
Shirley Pittman was active/lived in California, Illinois.  Shirley Pittman is known for Plein-aire watercolor and acrylic landscape painting, still life.

Biography   Shirley Pittman


The following biographical information has been provided by Eric Pittman, son of the the artist, Shirley Pittman.
 
Shirley Pittman was best known for plein aire painting, mostly watercolors, but also acrylic.  Subject matter was mostly scenes from California, but also included painting from her travels and still lifes.
 
As a youth she studied at the Art Institute of Chicago (1940 - 43) and at Chouinart Art Institute, Los Angeles (1947-49).  When she was 16, she took third place in a California competition juried by Salvador Dali.  As an adult, she continued her education through workshops with Rex Brandt, Milford Zornes, Dong Kingman, Carolyn Lord, Dan Burt, Roger Armstrong, Frank Webb and Don O   ...  Displaying 750 of 3122 characters.

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