Artist Laureate of Illinois Historical Locations in Watercolors
Kay interviews the remaining Tuskegee Airmen veterans for research that inspires
her work for the Red Tails Escorting the B17s painting. Below is the Pritzker Military
Museum & Library web-Shop where you can purchase your own print.
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Artist Kay Smith Red Tails Escorting the B17s painting at the Pritzker Military Museum & Library">Your browser does not support inline frames or is currently configured not to display inline frames.
In 1994, she was given a lifetime designation as Artist Laureate of Illinois in recognition of the contribution the American Legacy makes to our heritage and history.She has painted each of the 250 works in the Collection on site of the historic monuments, battlefields, landmarks, and national and cultural events.