Inspired by the energy within the image, fine draftsmanship, purity of line, subtlety of color and the excitement of combining the media of etching and wood block printing makes Bette Saiberlich’s graphics modern with classic restraint. To quote Ms. Saiberlich: "My life and my creative efforts aim to reflect a simple chorale in praise of living.
The versatile Ms. Saiberlich has received wide recognition not only for printmaking but for drawing, painting and ceramics. Her work is in collections, both private and institutional, in the USA East and Middle West and represented by galleries in New York State, Massachusetts, Connecticut and Canada. She has had numerous One Person Shows and given demonstrations, lectures and television presentations.
Ms. Saiberlich holds B.S., M.S. in Art, and M.F.A. degrees from the University of Wisconsin, Madison. and Permanent Public School Certification in Wisconsin and New York State. She has taught in public and private schools, graduate and adult education programs and was the New York correspondent for Craft Horizons, the international publication of American Craftsmen’s Council, New York City. She has make her home in Dunedin, Florida and is proud to have her studio in the Stirling Art Studios and Gallery.