Poet and illustrator Ruth Lawrence will exhibit a solo multimedia show, “Retrospective,” in the Library's Gallery from October 1-30. View a lifetime of styles through her exploration and growth as an artist.
Acrylic and oil paint, watercolor, ink, and colored pencil are included in Ruth’s wide range of media. She has created work in the styles of realism, surrealism, impressionism, and op art with equally diverse subjects.
Ruth Lawrence is a NYS certified art teacher who graduated from C.W. Post, L.I.U. She has written and illustrated four children's books: My Famous Grandma, Barbara Bubbles, Jerome, and Tyrone, the Dinosaur. Ruth has also written and illustrated lighthearted limericks for children.
Exhibit funding is provided by the Friends of the Garden City Public Library.