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By Tracie Mitchell
Staff Writer 

Never too old to learn; Lovell artist fulfills dream


December 3, 2016

Tracie Mitchell

Lovell artist Bobbie Brown mixes paints while painting the mural in the Worland East Side Elementary School Library over the Thanksgiving holiday.

WORLAND – Lovell artist Bobbie Brown has always loved art but didn't receive any formal education in art until she was 65. At 65, after her husband died, Brown decided that her desire to create art needed to be fulfilled and she started taking classes at Northwest College.

"My husband died and I was sitting around doing nothing but eating and getting fat and thought that I need to do better than this and then I realized that I have a few options and I've always wanted to do art but I've never had much in formal instruction," Brown stated.

Brown started small just taking a couple classes...

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