Beverly Fotheringham • Village Galleries Maui



BEVERLY FOTHERINGHAM is a dedicated and prolific artist in all forms of water media; watercolor, acrylic, mixed media and miniatures.

Her fascination with Hawaiian subject matter has led to her creation of a body of work that captures the special essence of the island environment. Beverly discovered the unique quality of light and color that is native to Maui and Kauai on her first visit several years ago, and has been painting island subject matter ever since. Her work captures the special feeling of the islands' warm and relaxing breezes. Her works investigated the luminous effects of backlit florals and nature scenes that glow warmly across a rich pallet of color.

She has also turned her creative insight onto the myriad effects inherent in reflections on water and other reflective surfaces. Beverly works from a core interest in representational images, but often treats realism with a unique perspective and point of view that crosses the boundary between realism and abstraction.

Beverly has earned numerous awards in juried shows and competitions. she is a signature member of the National Watercolor Society and the Northwest Watercolor Society and has been earning a strong reputation in both national and international competitions.

She is also a signature member of the International Society of Acrylic Painters. Beverly earned her BA degree in fine arts from California State University at Fullerton. She has also studied with numerous leading artists and teachers, and received two years of formal training at the Art Center College of Design in Los Angeles.