Linda Barnicott’s Nostalgic Pastel Creations
The beautiful artwork of well-known Pittsburgh Artist, Linda Barnicott, has been greatly embraced by the art community, the general public of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and among people across the country since 1975. Using rich, soft, vibrant colors, Linda captures the nostalgia of Pittsburgh’s landmarks, the excitement of its sports scenes, the magic of Kennywood and other regional amusement parks, and the beauty of local and national landscapes.
Welcome to her gallery where you will be able to browse through all of Linda’s past and present paintings.
See Linda’s beautiful and vibrant paintings depicting the unique history, geography and energy of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, including her first and ever popular “Pittsburgh Remembered Series”. Also included in this section are images Linda has created specifically for the American Cancer Society for their holiday card fundraising campaign. Since 1998 these lovely images have earned well over 500,000.00 for cancer research and prevention. Once the cards are sold out, Linda then creates her own note cards and limited edition prints.
Pittsburgh is truly a City of Champions. It’s been said that Pittsburgh bleeds black and gold, and that its sports teams are beloved by it’s dedicated fans. This is absolutely true. Pittsburgh sports casts its spell on families and friends of all generations, bringing them together like nothing else. Collectors of all-things Pittsburgh will want to add Linda’s paintings of Pittsburgh’s stadiums, ballparks and legendary players to their treasures.
Since 1995, Linda has been “painting memories” of Pittsburgh’s Kennywood Amusement Park and other regional parks including the charming West View Park, Conneaut Lake Park, Storybook Forest, Sandcastle and Ligonier’s Idlewild Park. Walk into this gallery and experience each enchanting and magical painting.
In recent years Linda has found that many people treasure the beauty found beyond Pittsburgh – places in the local neighborhoods and countryside that resonate in their hearts. Her paintings include covered bridges, Mail Pouch barns, ice ball vendors and clanging streetcars to name just a few. This gallery has a variety that is sure to bring back some favorite memories of days gone by.
Whether you are traveling along a country road like Pennsylvania’s Route 6 or vacationing along a scenic byway Linda has something sure to please the discriminating art collector. Erecting her easel along roadways and in lush country fields, Linda has created scenes that capture memorable moments which inspire a sense of peace and tranquility.
Sail into the beauty and wonder of Linda Barnicott’s latest painting, “Paradise in Hope Town Harbor.” This glorious rendering of historic Hope Town in the Bahamas is sure to satisfy all those who love lighthouses and who yearn for the peace and serenity of an island getaway.
Paintings of Regional Americana.
Many of the limited edition prints of the paintings in this gallery are sold out. To view limited edition prints that are currently available for sale, click here.
School spirit and pride is captured by Linda in her works featuring western Pennsylvania universities. Rich, vibrant renderings of the University of Pittsburgh, Penn State and Duquesne make it to the head of the class with Linda’s skill and warmth. Linda loves to paint her family and friends in her paintings, so highlighted in each are students and alumni posing from their favorite schools.
Linda has been capturing the Big Apple with the same eye for detail and vitality that’s made her a beloved Pittsburgh artist. Stroll with Linda through Central Park, marvel at the beauty of Rockefeller Center during the holidays, take in the glow and glory of Radio City Music Hall, and celebrate the historic Macy’s in the heart of Herald Square.