March Artist

Carron Wedlund

http://carronwedlund.com/biography.html

Carron Wedlund
Merit Awards

Bio:

Native to Chicago, Carron Wedlund attended Roosevelt University & Northern Illinois University major: Graphic Design. Later she earned her BFA degree from the University of North Florida.  For many years she worked in the commercial in layout design for print media, corporate identity, and presentation graphics .
2004 became a member of Art Guild of Orange Park, then First Coast Pastel Society, Jacksonville Artist Guild, and First Coast Plein Aire Painters. She has worked in watercolor and acrylics but the medium she captivated with is pastel.
Influenced by Richard Adams, Hercel Stallard, Donna Grasso, Lyn Asselta and Jeanne Pellegrino.

“Marshes at Dusk”

Carron exhibited at several venues in Clay County and in Jacksonville, FL. Exhibition Record includes: solo show, Orange Park Library, Jewish Community Alliance, and frequently exhibits her Pastel drawings through local visual art groups. Carron was honored to receive the title of Senior Female Volunteer of the Year for 2012 by the Clay County Council on Aging. Carron continues to be involved in volunteer activities that bring art to the community.

Keith Doles

Artist of The Month February

Kieth Doles Portrait

https://www.keithdoles.com

Published: January 20 2019: Interview with an Artist:

Fine Art graduate from University of North Florida, Keith’s original paintings were primarily plein air, landscapes and cityscapes. After an illness and breakdown he has emerged as more of an abstract artist, free from limitations in his life and his art.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sva7ioE18Vg

Buzz: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7k06qCeNRkU

“I create with a childlike, energetic spirit. I combine geometric shapes and organic forms into work that feeds the mind with wonder, reflection and question.”