YWA Illustration Lecture

Saturday Apr 16 2016   11:00 AM
Gertrude School  , Ahwahnee, CA  map

Doug Hansen, author of California, the Magic Island, will be a guest of the Yosemite Western Artists at their April meeting in Ahwahnee, CA. He will make a slide presentation focusing on his watercolor and gouache illustration techniques and the pictorial concerns of the book illustrator.

Open to the public, $10 donation from non-members is requested; for more information visit yosemitewesternartists.com/index.php/events.

Doug HansenDoug Hansen was born in Fresno, California, and is the eldest of six children in an artistic family. Doug has worked as a Fresno Bee newsroom artist, freelance illustrator, and cartoonist, and he illustrated David Mas Masumoto’s books Letters to the Valley: A Harvest of Memories and Heirlooms: Letters from a Peach Farmer, as well as Mother Goose in California and Aesop in California. He teaches rendering and illustration at his alma mater, California State University, Fresno. Visit his website at doughansen-art.com.

Self-portrait by Doug Hansen