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?


Ian said...

Enjoyed the podcast. Do you have a link to her paintings?

Sue Mell said...

Thanks, Ian.
To see more of Mary Yntema's work go to
click on radio and there's an active link to some of her work with the piece there.