Artist StatementEclectic. I think that says it all. My art reflects my life and that is eclectic. I am unable to channel all my energies towards a discipline that dictates a loss of choices and puts you in a position of trying to feel what you are painting rather than painting what you feel. Jo
Jo Houtz began painting after retirement. She currently lives in Abingdon, MD but displays her work at many regional art festivals. She works in watercolors,colored pencil, ink and acrylics. Currently most of her work is done on crushed Japanese Masa Paper which gives the finished painting a unique look and feel. The subject matter is eclectic. Professional affiliations include: The Baltimore Watercolor Society,Delaware Watercolor Society, The Rehoboth Art League,Harford Artist Association and York Art Association.