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ngWendy Ng

pinkred_smallWendy Ng is an Artist, an Educator and Owner the Bowstring Art Studio. In her younger days, art was an avocation, science a vocation. As she matures, her artistic pursuits begin to assume a more even footing with science and education; one informs the other.

Wendy’s varied life experiences all influence her work. Her eye for color and multicultural designs has been honed by her early fine arts training in Chinese water colors, calligraphy, stone seal carving, various western arts media and her later efforts in graphic design. She is currently fascinated by wax-resist geometric egg designs that need a steady hand and precision.

equilibrium_smallShe loves the challenge of converting two-dimensional designs to three-dimensional ones. She often incorporates traditional Ukrainian symbols, as well as elements from Islamic mosaics, Japanese woodblocks, Matisse paper cuts, nature and Fibonacci patterns, and Escher-like geometric optical illusions into her designs.
traditional_smallHer Bowstring Art Studio name was conferred by her Chinese art teacher who wanted it as a reminder that a bowstring is useless until it is taut. Wendy would like to heed his admonition and stay actively learning and steadily practicing. Her creative work will evolve with experiences gained along her many life paths.  The creative process is meditative to Wendy, and the product is a reflection of her interests in both the arts and sciences, and a confluence of eastern and western cultures.  Wendy is a Hong Kong-born resident of Elkridge, MD. She is married and has two grown sons.

sunburst_smallScience Training & Experience • BS, biology/chemistry, Pace University • MS & PhD, pharmacology, University of Rochester • Post-doctoral research fellow, University of Rochester • Research Scientist, Food and Drug Research Laboratory • Senior Scientist, Warner Lambert/Parke-Davis

Educational Endeavors • Elementary school teacher, Cobblestone School, Rochester, NY • Home education advisor, The Learning Community International, Columbia, MD • Community college adjunct faculty for homeschool students, Community College of Baltimore County and Howard Community College • small group pysanky classes

blueswirl_smallArtistic Training & Applications • Drawing in oil, water color, pastel, pencil, and charcoal • Chinese brush art and calligraphy • Chinese seal carving; Fabric arts (resist, stenciling and silk painting) • Graphic design, marketing and technical writing at Telog Instruments • Artist and Owner of Bowstring Arts Studio

Exhibits, Engagements, Honors & Awards • First place in oil painting, Annual Hong Kong High School Arts Competitions (city-wide) • Society for Technical Communication [STC], Rochester chapter Distinguished Technical Communication award for Telog product brochure (1998) • STC, Rochester chapter, Merit award for Enetics product brochure (1998) • Private commissioned building drawings • Elkridge Assembly Rooms building drawing, notecard and bookmark designs • Howard County Conservancy (HCC) Program Committee member • HCC calendar design • Classes on pysanky taught to school and student groups • Demonstrations and exhibits at the Calico Cat, Baltimore, MD

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We’re located in Historic Old Town Ellicott City at
8090 Main Street

Gallery Hours

MONDAY 11am–6pm
TUESDAY closed
WEDNESDAY 11am–6pm
THURSDAY 11am–6pm
FRIDAY 11am–7pm
SATURDAY 11am–7pm
SUNDAY 11am–6pm

Dear Friends, ART SOLD IN THE LAST SEVEN (7) DAYS!! at HorseSpirit Arts Gallery in Old Ellicott City, MD. There are many more beautiful pieces of art to see, so come find a unique treasure from the original creations of our 47 Local Artists. And enjoy all the shops and restaurants in Old Ellicott City! We look forward to welcoming you. Much kindness, Robin Holliday

Robin Holliday
HorseSpirit Arts Gallery, Owner / Curator
Robin.Holliday@horsespiritartsgallery.com
HorseSpiritArtsGallery.com
8090 Main Street, Ellicott City MD 21043
Gallery: 410-461-3505
Open Monday 11AM-6PM, Tuesday CLOSED, Wednesday & Thursday 11AM-6PM, Friday & Saturday 11AM-7PM+, Sunday 11AM-6PM
Voted "Best Art Gallery" Howard County 2016

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Dear Friends, TOMORROW, SUNDAY, 8 APRIL, 1-4PM, 2018, Opening Reception for Local Artists Stephanie Boyer & her daughter Andrea Sauer: “Realism and Abstraction: Two Generations of Art” at HorseSpirit Arts Gallery. Come enjoy their artwork along with that of the Gallery’s 45 other Local Artists - in the company of friends and fellow Art lovers. Festive beverages and desserts served

About the Artists:
Stephanie Boyer, inspired by the beauty of nature and everyday objects, enjoys painting her favorite things - seashells, sparkling blue glass, flowers, fruit and ocean vistas. Her detailed oil paintings create a sense of drama by using strong sunlight, shadows, reflective surfaces and vibrant colors.

Andrea Sauer, Stephanie Boyer’s daughter, paints primarily in watercolors with bold compositions and colors that are lush and unexpected. Andrea enjoys painting flowers, still life, children, and landscapes. More recently Andrea has moved towards creating mixed media pieces using a wide variety of materials.

This Mother-Daughter Art Show Runs from 8-to-22 April, 2018. I look forward to seeing you soon! Abundant kindness, Robin Holliday

Robin Holliday
HorseSpirit Arts Gallery, Owner / Curator
Robin.Holliday@HorseSpiritArtsGallery.com
HorseSpiritArtsGallery.com
8090 Main Street, Ellicott City MD 21043
Gallery: 410-461-3505
Open Monday 11AM-6PM, Tuesday (CLOSED), Wednesday & Thursday 11AM-6PM, Friday & Saturday 11AM-7PM+, Sunday 11AM-6PM
Voted "Best Art Gallery" Howard County 2016
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Dear Friends, MORE NEW Art! at HorseSpirit Arts Gallery in Old Ellicott City, MD. Come find a unique treasure from the original creations of our 47 Local Artists. And enjoy all the shops and restaurants in Old Ellicott City! We look forward to welcoming you. Much kindness, Robin Holliday

Robin Holliday
HorseSpirit Arts Gallery, Owner / Curator
Robin.Holliday@horsespiritartsgallery.com
HorseSpiritArtsGallery.com
8090 Main Street, Ellicott City MD 21043
Gallery: 410-461-3505
Open Monday 11AM-6PM, Tuesday CLOSED, Wednesday & Thursday 11AM-6PM, Friday & Saturday 11AM-7PM+, Sunday 11AM-6PM
Voted "Best Art Gallery" Howard County 2016

#hocoarts #hoco #ECStrong #EllicottCity #HoCo #ArtGallery #HoCoArts #OEC #VisitOEC #oldellicottcity #handmadewithlove #handmade #historicellicottcity #mainstreet #mainstreetellicottcity #ellicottcityart #marylandart #marylandartists #maryland #localart #localartists #shopsmall #shoplocal #shopsmallbusiness #painting #ceramics #sculpture #fusedglass #horsespiritartgallery #fineart #ellicottcityart #local
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