Thursday, August 30, 2007

Episode 3: What Remains

What Remains-a painter's legacy.
A portrait of the painter Mary Yntema.

Unfinished Picnic Tables by Mary Yntema © Elizabeth Craig 2007
You can see more of Mary Yntema's work at

So much of creating art is a struggle to be seen or heard--to give birth to something that has a life of it’s own--something that will live on long after we’re gone. But what happens when an artist’s life is cut short? Especially if their work wasn’t recognized before their death?