The genesis of ‘Through This Valley’
September 2, 2020
“Through This Valley:” Clayton James, Ed Kamuda, Ruth Pumphrey and Christine Wardenburg Skinner. i.e.gallery, Fri-Sun 11 a.m.-5 p.m. and by appointment: 360-488-3458.
This exhibit focuses on four artists of the Skagit Valley, Christine Wardenburg-Skinner, Ruth Pumphrey, Clayton James and Ed Kamuda.
Most exhibits at i.e.
are conceived of and scheduled six months to a year ahead of time.
We had been planning a showing of some of Ed’s plein air paintings for about nine months.
Kamuda looked to Soutine and Arp for influence of these particular paintings.
During the winter I was...