Auction ITEM 94

Panda Play

Estimated Value: $400

by Jodi Schneider

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Watercolor - 10" x 15"

This young panda prompts us to look at our world through the eyes of the young. Each day brings newness, a fresh perspective… a metaphorical ‘new dawn’.

Artist Statement:

Jodi is an accomplished credentialed art teacher, photographer, and freelance writer. Schneider taught watercolor for a total of 18 years as an adult educator and creative arts teacher in California. In Central Oregon she has taught watercolor at Sisters Park and Recreation and Bend Park and Recreation District. Jodi’s continuing source of inspiration is her lifetime interest in wildlife. “I believe it was my early years spent in nature that inspired me to paint wildlife in watercolors.” She paints animal portraits in layers that creates a softness that amplifies the medium.