Feature Articles
 For more information about this article or gallery, please call the gallery phone number listed in the last line of the article, "For more info..."

May Issue 2006

Art League of Henderson County, NC, Features Works by Sue Russell

The Art League of Henderson County will present the exhibit, Encounters, By Chance and by Choice, featuring works in watercolor and mixed media by Guest Artist Sue Russell, from May 7 - 31, 2006, in the Grace Etheredge Room at Opportunity House in Hendersonville, NC.

Russell's art is inspired by experiences from her life. She captures images in spontaneous sketches, distilling the essence of her experience into expressive watercolor, acrylic and mixed media paintings. Some of her work is recognizable; some is abstract. Each piece is characterized by the spontaneity of a moment - an encounter by chance or by choice, emboldened by strong design, vibrant color and emotional response.

Russell has a BFA in graphic design from the University of Georgia and a MA in Art/Art Education from Arizona State University. She and her husband, Padgett Cleveland, lived and worked in Saudi Arabia before traveling around the world on a two-year backpack adventure that led to 14 years as residents of a small German village. They moved back to the USA in 1999 with a cache of unforgettable experiences, sketches and ideas.

For info check our NC Institutional Gallery listing, call 828/696-3132 or (www.artleague.net).


[ | May'06 | Feature Articles | Gallery Listings | Home | ]


Carolina Arts is published monthly by Shoestring Publishing Company, a subsidiary of PSMG, Inc.
Copyright© 2006 by PSMG, Inc., which published Charleston Arts from July 1987 - Dec. 1994 and South Carolina Arts from Jan. 1995 - Dec. 1996. It also publishes Carolina Arts Online, Copyright© 2006 by PSMG, Inc. All rights reserved by PSMG, Inc. or by the authors of articles. Reproduction or use without written permission is strictly prohibited. Carolina Arts is available throughout North & South Carolina.