Luverne Lightfoot: Earth, Sky, & Water
Metro Gallery in City Hall hosts local artist and teacher Luverne Lightfoot. Earth, Sky, & Water is a collection of oil paintings that accentuates the beauty of Western landscapes. Each brushstroke on the canvas captures the regions atmosphere, light, and color helping convey the artist’s impression of place. Her landscape paintings present the ever-changing and diverse beauty of the desert and mountains. Luverne uses small plein air studies, photographs, and sketches as references to compose her larger scale paintings.
"Nature is the best teacher in art. observe the light effect in nature and the answers will be there"
Luverne Lightfoot is an instructor in soft pastel, pastel portraits, oil, and impressionist oil paintings at the E. L. Cord Museum School at the Nevada Museum of Art, Reno. She has received multiple Nevada Appeal and Pastel Society of the West Coast awards. Along with presenting numerous local exhibitions she also conducts workshops and community projects for the Western Nevada area.