Elizabeth Colwell

Birth Date: 
1881
Birth Place: 
Bronson, MI
Death Date: 
1954
Active In: 
Chicago
Medium: 
Etching
Painting - Watercolor
Pastels
Subject: 
Floral Still Life
Landscape
Exhibitions: 
Annual Exhibition of Water Colors, Pastels and Miniatures by American Artists, AIC, 1909
Annual Exhibition of Works by Chicago and Vicinity Artists, AIC, 1914-34
Art for the People by Chicago Artists of the Federal Art Project/WPA, AIC, 1938
Rome, Italy, 1911.
Boston Art Club, 1920.
Chicago Society of Artists Exhibition
Panama-Pacific Exposition, San Francisco (CA), 1915.
Society of Independent Artists,
Solo, Rouillier Art Gallery, Chicago, 1916.
The Art Club: First Annual Student Art Exhibition, Renaissance Society, U of Chicago, 1926.
Solo, Vanderhoogt Gallery, 1928.
Woman's World's Fair, Chicago, 1928
Library of Congress Exhibition, Washington, DC, 1945.
Memberships: 
Chicago Society of Artists
Society of Independent Artists
Collections: 
Western Illinois University Collection, Macomb, IL
Krannert Art Museum, Champaign, IL
Training: 
SAIC
Other Occupations: 
Writer, "The Sketchbook" magazine
Designed type face known as "Colwell Hand Letter"
FAP/WPA, 1937