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Carla L. S. Jimison

Carla Louise Shurtliff Jimison was born in 1960. She has perfected a realist approach as an oil painter and printmaker, becoming versed in the expression of figurative themes, interior views, and still-life subjects related to the visionary-spiritualist themes for which she is better known today. 

Jimison attended Brigham Young University and earned a B.F.A. Today she is working as a full time member of the art faculty at BYU Idaho. A house of Glory (1997) is an example of her work and is a permanent piece of the Springville Museum of Art.

Biography adapted from Artists of Utah. 

Carla Louise Shurtliff Jimison (1960- ), of Michigan as well as Salt Lake City, Provo, and Mount Pleasant, Utah, attended Brigham Young University and earned a B.F.A. While there, she perfected a realist approach as an oil painter and printmaker, becoming versed in the expression of figurative themes, interior views, and still-life subjects related to the visionary-spiritualist themes for which she is better known today.

Biography courtesy Artists of Utah.

Book

Olpin, Robert S., William C. Seifrit, and Vern G. Swanson. Artists of Utah. Salt Lake City: Gibbs Smith Publisher, 1999.

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