Art History, Arts Ministry, Arts Organization, Digital Imagery, Drawing, Museum/Gallery, Painting, Photography, Theology
Artist / Personal Statement
Bette Lynn Dickinson is a visual artist who works primarily with oil and acrylic on claybord. In her work, she seeks to unveil the spiritual realm, allowing the viewer to ponder the unseen.
She currently works for InterVarsity Christian Fellowship with a chapter of fine and performing art students at WMU called Imago Dei. There she mentors and trains developing artists to make an impact with their gifts on the campus and in the world. To donate to her ministry; go to Intervarsity.org/donate.
Accomplishments / CV
Dickinson has had her work displayed at ArtPrize 2011 and has her Masters in Divinity from Grand Rapids Theological Seminary, 2011 and her Bachelors of Art from Western Michigan University, 2008.
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Hi Bette! I think its awesome you work with artists who are college students- I'm currently a junior at East Carolina University and I go to a college ministry. I realized last year that there was a seperation between my art community and my spiritual community. So I think its great you're mentoring Christian art students- its such a need!
"I love the fact that this piece is not literal, not confined by realistic rendition, but IS incredibly expressive and creative, just as He is! It speaks volumes about a great supernatural act of love that goes far beyond words and even…"
"Hi Bette! I think its awesome you work with artists who are college students- I'm currently a junior at East Carolina University and I go to a college ministry. I realized last year that there was a seperation between my art community and…"