Beverly_Chick Embracing an original idea means risking change & embracing the unknown in life.

Age: 66
Hometown: Boise
Accepts Commissions: Yes
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Number of Visits: 4788
Smooth Landing

Background and Lifestyle

Marital Status Married
Smoker No
Drinker No
Education College graduate

Interests and Personality

BiographyI have been doing art since I was eleven. I studied art in CA & received my Assoc in Art from Fullerton Comm College in 1986. I moved to Idaho with my husband in 1991. Today I have my own business, Chick Artistic Creations, as a freelance artist and art teacher. I work primarily with colored pencil and turpenoid, but sometimes use other media as well. In 2007 I had the honor of being published in a book for the first time. A pastel portrait I did of the late Princess Diana was published in a coffee table book called "Diana in Art." This book can be ordered through Barnes & Noble & Borders. I am represented by the Sawtooth Artisan's Gift Shop in Stanley, the Vine Arts Gallery in Boise, Frame Works Gallery in Boise & Eagle, and the Gallery at Hyde Park. My website: Blog website:
InterestsArt & Crafts, music, singing in choir, castles of Europe, psychology, interior design, the paranormal.
MusicI love almost all types of music especially Broadway Show Tunes, Pop, Gospel, Classic Rock & Roll. Favorite musicals are Phantom of the Opera and West Side Story. Favorite rock groups: Beatles & the Monkees.
FilmsI am crazy about movies! Favorites are Lord of The Rings (trilogy), Gone With The Wind, Titanic, & Ben Hur. I also love Science Fiction movies and Golden Age of Hollywood Films from 40s & 50s.
TelevisionSci-Fi TV shows like Star Trek & Dr. Who. Love Frasier reruns. I enjoy HG-TV, history documentories, and the Travel Channel. Love those reality shows that deal with art & design like Project Runway and Design Star.
BooksThe Bible, Waking the Dead by John Eldredge, 7 Habits of Highly Effective People by Steven Covey, Dune by Frank Herbert. I enjoy psychology books too.
HeroesJesus, My dad, (Robert Overmyer, a WW2 Vet), Geraint Wyn Davies (an actor and friend) Artist heros: Leonardo De Vinci, Michaelangelo, Monet & Degas.


Currently, I represented by the following galleries: Sawtooth Artisan's Gift Shop & Gallery, The Vine Arts Gallery in Boise, Frame Works Gallery, & Rediscovered Bookstore. I am also in the Art Source Gallery's annual juried show in downtown Boise and I exhibit & sell my art once a month (through summer) at the Boise Capital City Market. My portrait of Princess Diana seen on this website)was published in 2007 in a coffee table book called "Diana in Art" (Caxton Publishing) I have my own online art gallery at www. I have a blog website at

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Love 'Snow Patterns' in particular - great work.


Your work is fantastic!


Beautiful work!

jh ( Deleted user )

Thank you Beverly_Chick, excellent work, like your profile.


Hi Beverly here is the link to my gallery of the paintings currently in an exhibition entitled New Faces - please drop in when you have a min. cheers Dora


hi there, my space is free and so the auctions sites execpt overstock and ebay all the info is on myspace page, good luck. GC


Hi Beverly i was on cavalloart page and saw you request about selling your art, on a on-line auction, did he tell you how it works and how you go about it?i to am interested in this.speak to you soon. Edwin


hi there, love the works. if you will like to sell your art on auctions please visit (artist resources , blogs , store. I remember your painting on the diana in art book , nice piece . The cavallo Gallery

Ted ( Deleted user )

hahah Thanks Beverly.....i like to be will make me live longer or die happier,which ever one comes first....:)i love your portrait by the way,ted


Fantastic Work Beverly, Welcome. Will be round again soon.

Ted ( Deleted user )

I think that can be arranged ...welcome my friend...i had a sweet friend in the Caribbean who was from Boise!!!ted


Lovely work, I really like your slightly quirky stuff. Margaret, Artist at Work,


beautiful work capture the gentle breeze that runs thru our short and tenuous life...I have added you to my friends..if OK?...see ya...b.

Ted ( Deleted user )

Hi Beverly..Princess Diana is incredibly beautiful...great capture of a swwet and lovely lady.....ted


Thank you for visiting my galleries and for the kind words. I am encouraged by what you said about my 'Sloop'. thank you, with my best wishes, Robbie.


Thanks Beverly for your kind comments, you are added to my friends list, thanks for adding me too. Blumoon


I like your work also. Keep up the great work. ROADKILL


Hello Beverly....Your work is very lovely. Wish I could create nice things. Please let me know when you post up more of your works. Very nice indeed!!! BLADE.


Hello, Beverly I have enjoyed looking through your gallerys Got Nuts is delightful, love your work. Blumoon