Margaret Shelton

Mount Norquay, 1981

colour linocut
5x6.5 in.

Private collection, Calgary

(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…