Title: Design for Escape
Size: 24" x 36"
Somerville is a nationally recognized artist who paints a full variety of subjects and effectively expresses her desire to create all that stirs her emotions. Western scenes, wildlife, domestic animals, and the lure of the fanciful dominions are her favorite themes.
She spent twenty five years in the printing, design/illustration, and cartoon industries where she tried her hand at all facets of artistic expression. Somerville's achievements include: six collectors plates with RECO International, NY; forty eight paperback book covers in several genre; childrens books; two hard bound books; twelve prints published by Geme Publishing, Washington; illustrations for Oregon Department of Education, Salem-Keizer Public School System; prints, greeting cards; large murals; and sixty self-published prints with several editions sold out. Illustrations are presented on line at http://www.bikeculttech.com.
Her work has been recognized and accepted by: the National Western Art Association, the National Wildlife and Western Art Shows, Great Western Artists, the Rough Rider International Art Shows, Pacific Rim Art Association, Trails West Art Association, RECO International Corp., GEME Publishing, and art galleries in the Northwest and California.