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12-01-2006, 12:21 PM
Beth Parrocha-Doctolero : Playing with Watercolor at OWG

For artist Beth Parrocha-Doctolero, work is play and play is work. Two decades have gone by and her love for illustrating and designing children’s books never goes dry, like a beautiful watercolor work mesmerizing the eyes and soothing the soul. As a kid she has played with watercolor. Now she still does – in the form of art.

Her caliber as a premier children’s illustrator will be showcased in truly magnificent display as her first solo exhibit entitled “Alphabet Journal” opens at OWG in Makati . As medium she made use of watercolor which she has grown to love like a child to a favorite toy. Her paintings vividly display the colors of her emotion emphasized through happy tones and playful details.

A Fine Arts graduate from the University of the Philippines , Diliman, Beth has proven her worth in the playground of book illustration. Among her remarkable works include the best-selling “Ang Pambihirang Buhok Ni Raquel” and “Papel De Liha” from Adarna House Publishing. She is the founding member of the Illustrador ng Kabataan whose works are featured often on literary and children’s books. For the record she had already won a Manila Critics Circle Award for art and design.

Beth Parrocha-Doctolero’s first solo watercolor painting exhibition runs from December 2 to 16, with cocktails on the opening night at 630pm.

OWG is located at 2241 Don Chino Roces Ave. , cor Sabio St. , Makati City .
For details please call 8192074, 8105094