John Evans | Pastel Artist

Sunday, May 3, 2015-Wednesday, June 24, 2015

John E. Evans is an artist working primarily in pastel and colored pencil. He is a retired art teacher who spent 39.5 years in the classroom. A graduate of the University of Northern Iowa with a bachelors degree in art education, John began his teaching career at Lynnville-Sully where he taught K-12 art for 19.5 years. He joined the staff at Pekin in 1992 where he taught Middle School Art, High School Art, Photography, Computer Graphics.
John maintains a studio in his home and is frequently found painting en plein air. He is a charter member of the Iowa Pastel Society, a signature member of the Iowa Pastel Society, President Iowa Pastel Society, works in many private collections and is represented by Iowa Artisans Gallery.
Public Artist Reception | Sunday, May 3, 2015 | 1-3