Karen Lewis: Once Upon a Time in Mykolayiv

Karen Lewis: Once Upon a Time in Mykolayiv

My daughter-in law, Olga, took this photo of her parents on the streets of Mykolayiv in 2017.  Whether in the Spring or the Fall I can’t be sure, but, I promised her I’d paint their portrait using this photo. This promise was made 5 years ago. – Both of Olga’s...
Karen Lewis: Getting Ready for the Second Saturday Tour

Karen Lewis: Getting Ready for the Second Saturday Tour

I have been painting for seven decades and will be showing a selection of my work from all seven at my open studio on Saturday March 12, 2022 in Ojai. This last summer I created a  series of paintings inspired by my husband’s memorial bouquets; in the fall, my weekly...