Artist: Nettie Houston

Date of Birth:
1882
Date of Death:
1962
Residence in Dumfries & Galloway:

Born Gowanlea, St Mary Street, Kirkcudbright.

Education:

Glasgow School of Art

Notes:

Taught art and music at Kirkcudbright Academy where she strongly influenced her pupils.  Most of her painting done locally, where she found inspiration in the shorelines of Kirkcudbright Bay, particularly from The Lake and Fleet Bay from Carrick, the favoured seaside location for many of Kirkcudbright's artists (Stewartry Museum file).

 

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