July 17 - July 18, 2010
Westport, MA Karen Raus will again open her studio to the public during the area’s South Coast Open Studio Tour taking place over two summer weekends, July 17 & 18 and August 21 & 22, 2010. Karen Raus’ new and growing series titled ‘Birds !’ includes oil paintings and photographs of local birds in situational settings, and are colorful and fun. “As an artist new to the Westport area, I have recently made quite a connection with the subject of birds.” Karen said. “As I study the movements and sounds of the birds, I just want to learn more about them. “ Karen’s other work currently focuses on local images of Westport’s colorful seascapes and landscapes. Items for sale include matted photographs starting at $25, as well as large-scale ‘frameless’ art along with traditional photographs framed under glass.