The arts in Boerne, Texas have been enriched by the
volunteerism and artistic drive of Mary Morton who has lived and worked in the area for the past 34 years.
Morton helped introduce Fotoseptiembre USA to her
community in 2002. She is chairman for the second
consecutive year of the popular local outdoor neighborhood
art exhibit dubbed the Art Waddle and served on the board
of the Boerne Area Arts Council, now known as the Hill Country Council for the Arts.
A student of The Southwest School of Art in photography
in the late 1990s, Morton has turned to painting, choosing
oil as her medium. Years of photographing her family and
friends have influenced her desire to paint expressionistic