Artfolios at the Ardmore Art Walk

Updated: Nov 3


Saturday, November 6, 2021 from 11am-4:30pm

Art Stop Location #28: 504 Miller Street; Winston-Salem, NC 27103

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Shop in person the collections of: **Andrew Stenhouse - Fluid Abstract Paintings https://www.artfolios.shop/andrew-stenhouse-gallery Andrew Stenhouse, Emerging Artist, was born in the NorthEast of England and has lived near Winchester, Hampshire and Malaga in southern Spain, these places have played an important part in influencing his love of art. He is a graduate of Newcastle college of Art and Technology, Newcastle Upon Tyne. He has had a fascination with abstract art, having dabbled with watercolour in the past, he has recently been drawn in the acrylic flow art as his main medium. **Carrie Leigh Dickey - Raw & Organic Paintings Inspired by Nature https://www.artfolios.shop/carrie-leigh-dickey-gallery Carrie Leigh Dickey, Owner, Visionary, and Founding Artist, is a trained oil painter (BA in studio art with a concentration in oil painting from Salem College), yet she mainly works in acrylics. She likes experimenting in order to make acrylic paint function as oil paint. Subsequently, she loves to create marks with anything that is not a paint brush including her fingers, old credit cards, and aluminum foil. She can often be found removing paint from a canvas with a garden hose. Carrie is inspired by nature and young children’s raw and organic approach to art. She is married to Luke, and they have a lovely daughter named Luscinda. “I can't begin to express to you how thrilled I am with your painting! That will always be a treasure to me, and I can't wait to hang it at home. It is so rich in symbolism which makes it incredibly meaningful to me! You are a true wonder.”—Owner of one of Carrie Leigh Dickey's artworks **Dean Roland Johnson - Realistic Floral Paintings https://www.artfolios.shop/dean-roland-johnson-gallery Dean Roland Johnson, Founding Artist, has been painting with passion since childhood. While his professional journey has taken many paths, the common thread has been all things Visual. He is particularly fascinated by flowers. They come in innumerable shapes, sizes and colors and present themselves as beautiful opportunities for visual expression. As Monet has said: "I must have flowers, always and always.” Dean spent his early years in the Midwest where he graduated from Cornell College, IA. After receiving an MFA from Pratt Institute (NYC) he taught art in college for several years. During that time he exhibited and received several museum purchase awards. That period was followed by developing and marketing commercial textiles and then later owning and managing an award winning country inn. He recently moved to Winston-Salem with his wife, Jean Marie, and now commits his undivided attention to painting. ____

Also, enjoy live fiddle music by: Savy McDonald

Savy McDonald began her performance life early, with violin and stage recitals starting at the age of four years. She likes creating music for people to enjoy during events and exhibits. You may have seen her play in the background at the Gallery Hop or at The Standard in Lewisville. She also has enjoyed theatrical performance on stage, on camera, and behind the scenes with Spring Theatre. She loves writing and experimenting with creative outlets. Come enjoy her relaxed, light musical style.