Barbara Gardner Oertli is a San Jose native and lifelong artist. Recently relocated to Oroville, California she enjoys creating abstract collages, landscape paintings and figure drawing. Barbara holds a BA in Studio Art from San Jose State University, and a Certificate in Web Design/Development from University of California, Santa Cruz. She also attended the Cleveland Institute of Art/Sarah Lawrence College summer art school in Lacoste, France with emphasis in photography, printmaking and sculpture. Barbara's professional career involved graphic design and marketing communications for a variety of industries in Silicon Valley.
Member: Artists of River Town, Oroville, CA; Chico Art Center, Chico, CA