Although Clara Johnson is relatively new to the art world her artwork is collected by art patrons in Arkansas, California, New Mexico, New York, and throughout Texas.
Clara is a native Texan but has lived and traveled throughout the United States and Europe. Clara uses her art to show others her point of view which is often … a littledifferent. Clara left a successful career as a mortgage banker to find her other self …. the artist self.
She recently relocated to Dallas from Midland, Texas. She is an award winning artist who started her artistic journey six years ago. Since that time she has exhibited her work in three solo shows and has participated in numerous group shows as a member of : Texas Art Beat, The Midland Palette Club, Water Color Horizons, The Odessa Art Association and The Midland Art Association. While in Midland she was invited to show her work in Midland’s annual Artist Studio Tour, Celebration of the Arts, and ArtiZen Outlet. Clara was honored to be the featured artists for the 2013 Tall City Blues Fest in Midland, Texas. Her work is now featured at the Artists’ Showplace Gallery in Dallas, Texas.
Clara’s personal style is bold and colorful. She paints with spirit and mystery often using mixed media and texture to bring her artwork to life. She has been called a “21st Century” artist as she strives to create work that excites and stirs the emotions. Clara finds inspiration from nature, people, music and her spiritual walk with the Father.