Meet the Artist: Jamie Kirkell
May 1 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Free for members. Free with General Admission.
Meet Kirkell Silks Artist Jamie Kirkell on the opening day of his new exhibit at Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden.
About the artist:
For more than 40 years Sarasota, the Florida artist has mastered his art of painting on silk to exquisite levels. His current work incorporates abstracts of floral silk scarves and large tapestries that will be on display in the Garden’s Visitor Pavilion. Beginning in the 1960s, Jamie studied Batik in Java under the direction of Indonesia’s Master Batik artist Bambang Oetoro. Kirkell’s work has been on display at museums, botanical gardens and art centers throughout the United States.