In this book you will be treated to a magnificent selection of both studio and plein air works by nationally recognized and locally renowned artists. From their personal comments you will discover what attracted them to various scenes while learning about locations throughout the state. You may have had the opportunity to view photo books and tourist guides featuring North Carolina, but there is nothing as enlightening as seeing the location you love or have always wanted to visit through an artist's eye. The artists' view adds a whole new dimension and enhances our ability to appreciate our surroundings. The paintings within these pages remind us of the extraordinary beauty that surrounds us every day.
With paintings by Brenda Behr, Scott Boyle, Allison Chambers, Lynda Chambers, Diana L. Coidan, Judy Crane, Karen Lee Crenshaw, Wyn Easton, Lou Everett, Sharon Forthofer, Dorothy (Dodi) Groesser, John Groesser, Jean Kolb Grunewald, Ann K. Hair, Nicole White Kennedy, Rose S. Kennedy, Kimberlee C. Maselli, Rick McCLure, Karen Meredith, Charles Movalli, Dan Nelson, David R. Oakley, Frank Pierce, Jeff Pittman, Patricia Pittman, John Poon, Mike Rooney, Marsha Sams Thrift, Dan Vaughan, Lori White, Dawn E. Whitelaw, Richard D. Wilson, Jr, and Jimmy Craig Womble II.
About the Author:
An award-winning artist, Kimberlee has received numerous national and international accolades. She is also a popular workshop instructor offering classes throughout the year, and can be seen exhibiting her work in many galleries across North Carolina and adjacent states, demonstrating at art exhibitions and featured in instructional videos.
Kimberlee actively participates in the community to help foster the arts and is one of the founding members of PAINTNC.org, North Carolina's premiere plein air painting association. Her love for plein air motivated her previous book, Painting North Carolina: Impressions en Plein Air. The book was awarded a Gold Medal of Excellence in the 13th Annual International IPPY Competition and featured at Book Expo in New York City, the largest publishing event in North America.
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