Wednesday, March 19, 2008

Red Hat Society Ladies

Red Hat Ladies at the Illinois State Fair Parade

Watercolor artists in Florida who are working on paintings of Red Hat Ladies saw my photo of the Red Hat Ladies on a float at the 2005 Illinois State Fair parade.

Here is the watercolor painting that photo inspired.

You can click on a image for a larger view.

Watercolor by Pat Percy

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  1. HI!! This painting is me! I am Queen of the Red Hot Tamales

    Char Mathes

    I love it!

  2. Hi, my name is Ann Copelin and i am looking for a red hat ladies chapter to join, I live in Morrisonville, IL. I moved back to the area from NC. My sister-in-law is a red hatter and loves it, I would love to become a member, I am 61 yrs old , am a widow and looking for some nice clean fun, and sounds like what red hatters is about. My email is Thanks Ann