My Ladies: A curvaceous exhibit by Kathy Meaney

Paintings of voluptuous, anonymous Ladies will be showing at the Gallery on Main in Lacombe this month.

Paintings of voluptuous, anonymous Ladies will be showing at the Gallery on Main in Lacombe this month.

Artist Kathy Meaney did a series of paintings of rotund and curvaceous women cavorting in various natural settings.

“My Ladies came to me by accident as I took some ideas from my own sentimental journey,” said Meaney, who liked painting their voluptuous forms.

“As society dictates we must be a certain proportion, I say . . . we do not,” said Meaney, who believes her paintings carry that message.

“Women need to accept who they are . . . often I am thanked for that.”

Her Ladies of the Lake exhibit runs from July 12 to Aug. 1 at the gallery.

An opening reception will be held on July 12 from 5 to 9 p.m.

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