Carolyn Henderson

Freelance writer Carolyn Henderson is the co-owner, with her husband, of Steve Henderson Fine Art, and a consultant for Wenaha Gallery of Dayton.

Recent Stories

It takes a village to stock a food bank

While agencies and organizations and boards are all part of the team, the “community” factor of Dayton's community food bank is supplied by local people and civic groups who live in the area and care about their fellow residents.

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Artist scrutinizes natural world

Jim McNamara is a man who moves mountains, because that’s what landscape painters do.

Carver would rather turn than burn hardwoods

As winter sets in and the days — and nights — get colder, a warm, merry fire in the hearth cheers the hearts of most.

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Detail the hallmark of wild bird artist Hiroko Cannon

DAYTON — The world of birds is thoughtful, peaceful, meditative, a far cry — or chirp — from the hustle and noise of Japan’s commercial and industrial metropolises of Osaka and Tokyo.

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‘Prayer before paintbrush’ guides artist Michele Davis

For an artist, bringing a viewer to tears is a triumph. Spokane painter Michele Davis has experienced the exultation more than once.

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Horses, birds, wildlife: the exuberant art of Janene Grende

The lemonade stand. Many successful entrepreneurs remember starting their career with paper cups, a rickety table and a pitcher of a summer cooler.

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Painter brings world of experience to life and art

DAYTON — From the Old West to the Far East, world traveler Craig Whitcomb captures it all in watercolor, pastel, graphite, acrylic and color pencil. And one who is not stuck to any one subject, Whitcomb, who has settled in Lewiston, Idaho, doesn’t limit himself in the medium used as well.

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Life happens, but Dayton artist keeps love of painting alive

DAYTON — Most people, amid raising a family on a tight budget, have little time, money or resources to seriously attack fine art oil painting. But not Marilu Bryan, who has been pursuing her interest in art for more than 40 years.

Art collectors: Be yourself, buy what appeals to you

Dear Art Collector: I am the wife of an artist, and like all artists, we look for you. Many of you find us by our website, Steve Henderson Fine Art, but there are thousands of you out there somewhere that we, and other artists like us, are unable to reach.

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Column: The artist’s wife views the artist’s life

“It must be fascinating, being married to an artist!”

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