A Newport working Studio Gallery

55 Bellevue Avenue, Newport RI 02840

Bettie Sarantos

Bettie Sarantos teaches Chinese brush painting and calligraphy in her Newport Studio and for the Rhode Island School of Design Continuing Education Department. She conducts workshops, lectures and demonstrations of Chinese Painting.  She has traveled to China several times and studied at the prestigious Zhejiang Academy of Fine Art in Hangzhou, China. Bettie was a featured artist in the 2007 “Best of Newport” summer issue of Newport Life magazine. She has participated in numerous one person and juried exhibitions in America and China. She is listed in Who is Who in America Art  and Fielding’s Dictionary of American Painters .

Artist Membership:
The Copley Society of Art, Boston, MA
The National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington, DC  (Charter Member)
The Art League of RI, (Charter Member)
The Sumi-e Society of America
The American Artists of Chinese Brush Painting

Memorable Workshops:
Dong Kingman, Nathan Goldstein, Charles Movalli, Frank Webb, Charles Reid,
Betty Lou Schlem, Barbara Necchis and Professor I-Hsiung Ju

Media: Watercolor, Oils, Printmaking, Oriental Brush Painting