Oval Basket With Rosemaling By Louise Bath - Large
A beautiful bentwood oval basket with a traditional rosemaling (Norwegian decorative painting) design.
11.25 inches in length and 7.5 inches wide. Bottom of basket is 3 inches tall, height with handle is 9 inches tall. Hand-painted and signed by the artist.
Louise Bath first took rosemaling classes in Denver over 25 years ago, but it was her first class at Vesterheim in 2005 that started her on the journey to a Vesterheim Gold Medal, which she was awarded in 2017. She has been teaching rosemaling at the Trollheim Sons of Norway Lodge in Lakewood, Colorado since 2012 and for Vesterheim since 2017. Three trips to Norway (2013, 2016, and 2018) have given her a wealth of rosemaling knowledge and ideas. Completing a certificate in botanical art and illustration from the Denver Botanic Gardens in 2017 has added to her knowledge of technique and composition.