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Website displaying the traditional and fantastical worlds of Artist, Hazel O'Rear Reeves.
Hazel is an Abstract Expressionist Artist working in acrylic and watercolor.
Hazel O'Rear Reeves
Hazel O'Rear Reeves was born into a family whose roots go back to Kentucky in the 1700's.
She moved to Oregon in 1988, and began her painting career, after retirement, in 2007. Formally an Interior Designer who worked for both the state of Oregon and the U.S. government, Hazel knows that those years of training were the genesis for her desire to become an artist.
Hazel is a Member of the SageBrushers Art Society and presently serves as the Vice President. She is also a Member of the Watercolor Society of Oregon, the National Watercolor Society and an Associate Member of the American Watercolor Society .
Interior Design channeled my creative bent; whether it was noticing a fantastic chair design, visualizing the layout of...
BlogHazel's interview with Paul JacksonA Southern accent sweetly lingers in his voice as we heard our juror artist from Missouri, Paul Jackson, begin his critique on Saturday morning of 16 artist’s creations. There was a moment of silence and then he proclaims the first piece as energy in motion. As for myself, I was excited by his expressiveness from the get go.
FEATURED ARTIST AT SAGE CUSTOM FRAMING & GALLERY
I'm thrilled to be exhibiting 15 of my watercolor and acrylic paintings at Sage Custom Framing and Gallery for the month of November 2019.
Come down on First Friday, November 1st and share in my excitement!
Show runs November 1 - 30, 2019
WATERCOLOR SOCIETY OF OREGON 2018 SPRING EXHIBITION
At the Watercolor Society of Oregon 2018 Spring Convention and Exhibition, I received the "People's Choice Award" for my painting "Interrogation."
The above picture was taken during the award's ceremony when my painting was announced.