Associated Artist               Betty Schmidt
 

 

 

 

 

 

Vows

SOLD $580

"Vows" is a 20 x 16 oil painting. It represents the pledging of marital vows...for
better or worse, for richer or poorer, in sickness and in health, til death do us part.
The oil painting is based on a scene observed in Bergen, Norway.

Betty's paintings reflect memories Special places and experiences from her
retirement years. Her greatest joy is recreating these landscapes, seascapes
and florals with oil in a representational impressionist style.

 

 

 

 

Midwest Rural
 

 

Over Yonder

18" h  x 20" w  (48cm x 51cm)

Oil


 

Prairie's Edge

11" h  x 14" w  (28cm x 36cm)

Oil


 

 


Country Peace

12" h  x 16" w  (30cm x 41cm)

Oil


 


Homestead

16" h  x 24" w  (41cm x 61cm)

Oil


 

 

 

After the Storm

24" h  x 30" w  (61cm x 76cm)

Oil


 

Icicles

16" h  x 18" w  (41cm x 48cm)

Oil


 

 

Winter at Veteran Acres

9" h  x 12" w  (23cm x 30cm)

Oil


 

 

 

 

Landscapes
 

 


Bison Range

18" h  x 24" w  (48cm x 61cm)

Oil


 

Superstition Mountains

11" h  x 14" w  (28cm x 36cm)

Oil


 

 


Conestoga

12" h  x 16" w  (30cm x 41cm)

Oil


 

Greenup Bridge

12" h  x 16" w  (30cm x 41cm)

Oil


 

 

Tuscany II

16" h  x 20" w  (41cm x 51cm)

Oil


 

 

 

 

Florals
 

 

Cosmos

16" h  x 20" w  (41cm x 51cm)

Oil


 

Simplicity

16" h  x 20" w  (41cm x 51cm)

Oil


 

 


Hidden Garden

12" h  x 16" w  (30cm x 41cm)

Oil


 

105 Eagles Landing

12" h  x 16" w  (30cm x 41cm)

Oil


 

Tulips

16" h  x 12" w  (41cm x 30cm)

Oil


 

Pink Pleasure

16" h  x 12" w  (41cm x 30cm)

Oil


 

 

Erickson's Garden

20" h  x 16" w  (51cm x 41cm)

Oil


 

 

 

 

Seascapes
 

 

Clipper at the Rock

24" h  x 24" w  (61cm x 61cm)

Oil


 

Royal Clipper

24" h  x 20" w  (61cm x 51cm)

Oil


 

 

Sunset at the Lake

12" h  x 16" w  (30cm x 41cm)

Oil


 

Waterfall - Milford Sound

18" h  x 24" w  (48cm x 61cm)

Oil


 

 

 

 

Figurative
 

 

Shopping on the Honfleur

24" h  x 18" w  (61cm x 48cm)

Oil


 

Mother and Child

24" h  x 18" w  (61cm x 48cm)

Oil


 

 

Searching

20" h  x 16" w  (51cm x 41cm)

Oil


 

Closure

20" h  x 16" w  (51cm x 41cm)

Oil


 

 

 

 

Still Life
 

 

Clay Pot

16" h  x 20" w  (41cm x 51cm)

Oil


 

Dresses

16" h  x 20" w  (41cm x 51cm)

Oil


 

 

Harvest Table

12" h  x 16" w  (30cm x 41cm)

Oil


 

Grandma's Rocker

11" h  x 14" w  (28cm x 36cm)

Oil


 

 

Watering Can

12" h  x 9" w  (30cm x 23cm)

Oil


 

 

The Artist


Betty Schmidt

Creating art has brought such joy to the retirement years of Betty Schmidt. Nothing makes her happier than spending time painting her impressionistic landscapes, florals and figurative works. She does both plein air painting and studio work, frequently using photographs from her travels with husband Tom.

Betty has exhibited in many solo and group shows in the Chicago metropolitan area as well as in regional and national shows.

Serving as President of Oil Painters of America from June 2002 through June 2004 became a major activity through which she came to know artists throughout the U.S. and Canada. Betty has also served on the Board of Directors of the Northland Area Art League and is a member of the Northwest Area Arts Council, the Geneva Lakes Art Association and the Lake County Art Guild.

Prior to her retirement, Betty was Director of Finance for the City of Park Ridge, IL Upon their retirement, Betty and Tom moved to rural McHenry County where they live in the woods enjoying nature amid the changing seasons and light.

 
Contact the artist

Email:   info@vickeryart.com      Phone:    (630) 663-0399

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