Margaret Shelton

Lower Waterfront, 1972

woodcut, ed. 39 of 100
8x6 in.
$500 Cdn.

Masters Gallery Ltd., Calgary;
Collection of Ralph and Sonja Estelle, Victoria

(1915-1984) Margaret Shelton was born August 15, 1915 on a farm near Bruce, east of Edmonton, Alberta, of English parents. She grew up in Drumheller Valley in south-central Alberta. From an early age she began to draw, and was encouraged by both parents and teachers. Her talent was already apparent…