One of the most significant regionalist artists active during the famous “Steinbeck era” on the Monterey Peninsula.
”The leading exponent in California of the Arts and Crafts movement and Arthur Wesley Dow’s teaching and theories.”
Student and close friend of Armin Hansen. Lewis produced nearly 200 different etchings, all in small editions. She exhibited regularly in annual exhibitions with most of America’s printmaking societies.
Craftsman, Designer, Teacher, Painter –
”a lifetime dedicated to artistic passions…”
Received recognition for his portraiture, photography, and landscapes.
Was recognized for her equal skill in oil, watercolor, pastel, and oil washes.
”Art should have something to say to the viewer, and only then is it honest art, which has permanent value.” S.C. Yuan