Yvon Boss is the Featured Artist for October, 2016 at the Valley Art Co-op Gallery and Shop. A public open house and painting demonstration will be held at the shop, 925 1st Ave, Monte Vista, CO on October 15 from 12 to 3 pm. Light refreshments will be served.
Yvon Boss was born in Amersfoort, Holland and came to the US with her family when she was 12 years old. First settling in Castle Rock, CO she eventually came to live in Creede, CO on a dude ranch. She attended Adams State College receiving a BA in Elementary Education and an MA in Counseling. Along the way she has taken classes in pottery, print, fiber, and most recently oil painting. She is now retired and spends her time with her grandchildren and now great-granddaughter along with pursuing her art.
She has focused her attention over the past couple of years on oil painting. Her painting “Winter Magic” won the Merit Award at the Colorado Expressions art show sponsored by the Spanish Peaks Art Counsel at the La Veta Art Gallery.
Please come and visit with this SLV artist to learn more about her artwork, watch her painting demonstration, and see many of her paintings displayed at the Valley Art Co-op at 925 1st Ave, Monte Vista. Store hours are 10-4pm, Wednesday through Saturday. Open House and Demonstration Oct. 15th from 12 to 3pm.