Deborah Sterk

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Born and raised in Wisconsin, Deborah has been drawing and painting all her life. Her earliest lessons came from Carlsons Guide to Landscape Painting and Edgar Payne’s Composition of Outdoor Painting. Deborah has also done freelance commercial artwork for Dryden Press, which is part of Holt, Dryden & Saunders, in Chicago, IL. She continued to enhance her knowledge and skills by taking workshops with master artists, Robert Hoffman, Gay Faukenberry, Ken Auster, Scott Burdick and Scott Christensen. Deborah is also an artist member of the Palette and Chisel Club in Chicago. She has exhibited in the Midwest and her work is in numerous private collections.

Deborah recently received Peoples Choice at the Small Expressions IVĀ  exhibit presented by Northwind Arts Center. Deborah can be reached at
or through the Blue Whole Gallery at (360) 681-6033