Yucca flower detail, Soaptree Yucca
Shown: Soaptree Yucca with blooming flowers, mature fruit, and seed pods
Geologic period: Modern
Yucca elata is a perennial plant, with common names that include soaptree, soapweed, and palmella. It is common throughout New Mexico and has been used as sources of food, fiber, wood and medicine.
Other samples of work for White Sands National Monument:
White Sands National Monument
19955 Highway 70 West
Alamogordo, NM 88310
In addition to the time she spends painting, Karen finds time now and again to serve as a guest speaker, lecturer and instructor to museum groups, professional organizations, schools and universities. She has also presented master classes in art and digital painting at universities in the U.S.
Karen has delivered recent presentations for these institutions and groups:
Originally trained in the classical techniques of illustration and painting, Karen frequently speaks on the transition to a digital world, and on the challenges and benefits this transition poses for artists, clients and viewers. She conducts professional seminars on painting, illustration and digital image creation, and also offers specific programs tailored to the needs of professional groups or classroom instructors.
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