Doris McCarthy: Ninety Years Wise

  • Pages:120
  • Publisher:Second Story Press
  • Themes:Elderly, Artists, Personal Stories, Canadian Art, Canadian Artists
  • Available:10/26/2004
  • Age Groups:Adult Nonfiction

Doris McCarthy was one of Canada’s great living artists. With a passion for the Canadian landscape, she carried on the tradition of the Group of Seven. This latest memoir focuses on her 92nd summer.

For anyone striving to lead a life of purpose and balance, Doris McCarthy truly offers word from the wise.
– Voice (Elementary Teachers' Federation of Ontario)
She also captures, in simple details and observations, the laconic rhythms of cottage life.
– Quill & Quire
An entertaining read for the cottage or in the city.
– Vie des Arts Magazine
A professional resource book that will appeal to visual arts teachers and teachers interested in landscape painting.
– Voice (Elementary Teachers' Federation of Ontario)