Early in her career Jessie Hazel Arms Botke's paintings won her acclaim and awards, and she would exhibit widely throughout her life, including shows at the National Academy of Design and even the Paris Salon. Jessie was always active in the art associations and clubs in her area and was a member of the American Watercolor Society and the National Association of Women Artists among many others.
Jessie Arms Botke's paintings are in many private and public collections including the Irvine Museum, the Art Institute of Chicago and the Carnegie Art Museum in Oxnard, California.
When Jessie Arms Botke's eyesight began to fail in 1961, she continued painting small watercolors until surgery and contact lenses restored her vision and she was able to resume painting full-time. A stroke in 1967 took away her painting ability and Jessie Arms Botke died four year later on October 2, 1971 in Ventura, California. Jessie Hazel Arms Botke passed away at the age of 88.
JESSIE HAZEL ARMS BOTKE GALLERY OF ART
Jessie Hazel Arms Botke Gallery of Art - Visit the Jessie Hazel Arms Botke Gallery of Art website.
JESSIE HAZEL ARMS BOTKE DEALER EXPERT EVALUATION
JESSIE HAZEL ARMS BOTKE PAINTING EXHIBITIONS & AWARDS
National Academy of Design
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
Art Institute of Chicago
First Prize - Los Angeles County Fair
First Prize - California State Fair, Sacramento 1934
JESSIE HAZEL ARMS BOTKE MEMBERSHIPS
California Art Club, Pasadena, California
California Water Color Society
Foundation of Western Art
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