Gwen Gutwein has been a successful artist since graduating from Indiana University in the early 80's. She has exhibited her paintings in galleries and museums in Indiana and throughout the United States. Her paintings continue to achieve acknowledgements and awards. In 2004 Gwen started a painting project trademarked Heritage Barns. She is in the process of selecting two historic barns from each of Indiana's 92 counties, doing paintings on location. More exhibits from this series of paintings are being scheduled and will start a tour in May 2014. Gwen teaches private and semi-private painting classes in her studio in Fort Wayne, Indiana as well as workshops in other locations. She can be reached through her e-mail or web site: and www.gwengutwein.com.