These Women Paint! is a group of six women that reside in rural southwestern Michigan. We artists come together on a weekly basis to paint, critique and challenge each other with new ideas and painting information. We enjoy each other's company and dedication to the arts. Our on-line gallery displays original fine art at fair market value; it includes landscapes, florals, wildlife and abstracts in a variety of mediums.
Our members are (left to right): Jude Hardin, Marilyn Troutman, Karen VanDam Michmerhuizen, Wendy Seelhoff and Sara Haveman. (Not pictured yet, Joy Richmond.)
Marilyn Troutman 's favorite mediums are oil and pastel. When creating her art, she expresses nature's beauty in landscapes, wildlife, water, portraiture and the quiet beauty of...