Dr. Lloyd Backus has developed his painting skills since he retired from Raiter Clinic more than 20 years ago. His watercolor paintings, such as the one shown above, are featured at a gallery showing in Duluth this month.
Retired doc finds fun in watercolor painting
Dr. Lloyd Backus retired more than 20 years ago, but that doesn’t mean he stopped working. Soon after he put down the stethoscope, he picked up his new operating tools — a paintbrush and a blank canvas.
After taking some starter courses, his journey into the art world began.
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