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Alene Nitzky

Alene paints southwestern-inspired landscapes in pastel. Her formal art training began after her academic training in forestry, earning a doctorate in natural resources recreation. She started painting in acrylics and mixed media, then discovered pastels as her favorite medium, studying under pastelist Alene Rucker of Mesa, Arizona. She now lives in Fort Collins, Colorado, where she works from her home studio.