In mid-February of 2013, Bertha revisited Beene’s Plantation in Bossier Parish, where she spent her teenaged years living and working with her mother, and where she met her first love. Read Bertha’s recollections of her time at Beene’s Plantation in Chapters Five through Nine (5–9) of her inspiring autobiography, The Courage to Rise Again: A … [Read more…]
On Tuesday, March 5, 2013, Shreveport’s premiere newspaper, the Shreveport Times, devoted most of page 1 and continued onto page 3 of their Life (L) section to a very well-written article on Bertha Cooper Harris, her artwork, and her autobiography, The Courage to Rise Again. Henrietta Wildsmith wrote the article and took several fine photos … [Read more…]
Eight paintings have been chosen for a limited series of indigo prints. Individual prints are available online*with printing limited to 250 copies. Individual prints are available for $35 plus tax and shipping costs. Sets of all eight prints are available for $240 dollars, while supplies last.* *All items are subject to prior sale!