- Performing & Fine Arts
- Buckley Center 235, MSC 152
- 5000 N Willamette Blvd.
- Portland OR 97203
University of Portland’s Buckley Center Gallery October 21 - November 14, 2013
Marla graduated from Art Center College of design in Pasadena, Ca. She worked as a commercial illustrator for 25 years. After moving to Oregon in 1993, she was inspired by the beauty of the Willamette Valley. She began painting landscapes that blend realism and abstraction that convey a sense of calm and balance.
Among her numerous awards and honors are Arts for the Parks Annual Juried Exhibition IAPS, She is a signature member of the Pastel Society of America and a Masters Circle recipient in the International Association of Pastel Societies. She has been featured in the Pastel Journal and is included in Pure Color: The Best of Pastel. She is the author of Step by Step Pastel by Walter Foster Publishing. Her paintings can be found in numerous public and private collections throughout the country. While she makes her home in Portland, Oregon, Baggetta travels extensively throughout the United States teaching, painting and jurying shows.
This body of work, "Western Visions" was created after a long, lovely road trip through the western states, connecting with the unique flavor of the West.
Marla Baggetta Studio
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