3/5 Artist of the month

The Pintores Art League has named Jackie Hinderliter as the Artist of the Month for May. Some of her paintings will be on display at the Clovis-Carver Public Library.

A Southwest native, Hinderliter has lived in Clovis since 1961. She has pursued art at many levels and works in oil, acrylic, pastel and watercolor. She participates in numerous shows around New Mexico and Texas each year.

She took formal training at Northwestern State University in Alva, Okla., and Eastern New Mexico University in Portales, where she received a bachelor of arts degree. She also took private instruction from various well-known instructors.

Because of her interest in the arts, she promotes and is a member of various art leagues that include Pintores Art League, La Escalera Art Guild, Muleshoe Art Association, Tri-State Artist Association, Lone Star Pastel Society and High Plains Arts Council.