Using her eye for capturing the serenity of Bayou Dorcheat, artist Judy McKenzie has taken her photography from the camera to canvas.
An artist’s reception will be at City Art Works, from 5 until 7 p.m., Friday featuring photographs large and small of peaceful settings, many from her backyard. Known for her most famous photograph, Bayou Serenity, McKenzie says this signature photo shows not just the peacefulness of the bayou, but it captures a place called home.
“We moved on Dorcheat Bayou in 1992,” she said. “It really started in 2005 when they did the first drawdown at Bistineau, and that’s the