Artist Reception Today For Native Fond du Lac Painter

Artist Sandra Schaetzel Uecker, a Fond du Lac, Wisconsin native, who resides in Corral de Tierra, California is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh with a BS in Education/English and BA in Art Education.

She taught secondary art in Fond du Lac; before continuing her life long career, as an art educator, at Alisal and North Salinas High Schools, in Salinas, California.

In 2011, retired from teaching, she returned to her love of painting in acrylics. Influenced by Hopper, Vuillard, O’Keeffe and French Post-Impressionists, her chosen subject matter includes narrative landscapes, still life and some portrait. 

Paintings are created from original images of California, Wisconsin and visited travel destinations.

Uecker will be on hand Thursday, March 16, at the UW Oshkosh, Fond du Lac Campus for an artist reception to introduce her show there which runs through March 27th. The showing is free to attend and light refreshments will be served.

Hours for the exhibit are Monday – Thursday: 8 am to 9 pm, Friday: 8 am – 5 pm in the Oberreich Gallery.