Ruth Pawson

Prairie Harvest, 1974

oil on canvas board
16x20 in.

Ruth Pawson was born in Stratford, Ontario, but moved to Regina, Saskatchewan, with her family at the age of three-and-a-half. Pawson developed an interest in painting as a child, but only began studying seriously later. She started by taking painting classes with Gus Kenderdine, and art history classes from Gordon…