Artist reception set at Iowa Wesleyan
MOUNT PLEASANT — A reception for artist John Evans will be from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Wednesday in the Iowa Wesleyan College Art Gallery.
Evans has a display of pastel and colored pencil works now on exhibit at the Iowa Wesleyan Art Gallery. Most of the pieces feature Iowa landscapes.
Evans is a graduate of the University of Northern Iowa with a degree in art education. He taught kindergarten through 12th grades, middle school and high school art, photography and computer graphics during his career. He retired from teaching in 2010.
Evans has maintained an art studio in his home throughout his career as a teacher.
He is a charter member of the Iowa Pastel Society.
The public is invited to the artist reception.
Evans’s work will remain on display through Dec. 14.
The gallery is at the entrance to the P.E.O. Administration Building on the Iowa Wesleyan College campus. Regular gallery hours are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. Admission is free.