Thursday, May 14, 2009

Painters of Utah's Canyons and Deserts

One of my paintings of a Pin-Up Girl buffing out a Zion landscape painting has made its way into the book, Painters of Utah's Canyons and Deserts. I will be signing books with some of the other artists at Ken's Publication Party on Friday night.

"Ken Sanders Rare Books is pleased to announce a publication party and gallery exhibit for the release of Painters of Utah's Canyons and Deserts, by Donna Poulton and Vern Swanson, on Friday, May 15th from 6:00-9:00 p.m. at our downtown bookstore and gallery (268 South 200 East). The exhibit will feature original artwork from many of the artists in the book including Trent Call, Royden Card, Scotty Mitchell, Dave Newman, Chad Niehaus, Serena Supplee, Carel Pieter Brest Van Kempen, Edith Roberson and many more. The book's authors, as well as many of the artists will in the store that night and available to sign books. Copies of Painters of Utah's Canyons and Deserts ($75.00, Hardcover) are available at the store now and will be available for purchase and signing at the event. Mail orders please add $8.00 shipping and handling. Utah orders please add $5.14 Utah sales tax. The book is a companion volume to the 2005 publication, Painters of the Wasatch Mountains by Robert Olpin, Ann W. Orton, and Thomas F. Rugh. Copies of Painters of the Wasatch ($60.00, Hardcover) will also be available at the event. This event is free and open to the public."