Valerie Andrews Garthwait was born in Hartford, Connecticut. She graduated from the University of Connecticut with a B.F.A. in painting and continued her education, earning a fifth year from the University of Hartford. Her work, in both watercolor and oil, falls within the realm of Impressionistic Landscape Painting. She is a member of the Connecticut Academy of Artists, the Old Lyme Art Association, and The Slater Memorial Museum. Since 1978, she has exhibited in many juried and invitational shows across the state.
THE ART OF VALERIE ANDREWS GARTHWAIT