Pop Rocks: Fine arts charter school not suited for all, great for some

...That was certainly the case for me.Like most students at Davidson, it was always unlikely that I would become a professional artist or actor. I would never tour as a musician or dancer ? particularly as a dancer. That was never the point. Davidson...

Marietta Hicklin

...Mayes-Hicklin retired from the Irvington School Board in 2002 and moved to Georgia in 2005. Known as the consummate professional artist, she traveled abroad in 1977. While in Ghana and Nigeria, she earned college credits from attending the University...

Singer-songwriter Aaron Wilburn returning to Bethesda Baptist

...church, but that was the extent of his knowledge about performing."I probably didn't even realize there were professional artists until I was 11 or 12 years old," he said. "My sister and her boyfriend took me when I was 13 to see (country...

Honor top singer's legacy

...to the arts, and have had the opportunity to discover their gifts and talents. These children have worked with professional artists ? including Russell Joel Brown, who taught music in the first year of the Jessye Norman School.Both Jessye...

Gertrude Herbert Institute of Art celebrates 75 years of showing, teaching art

...is incredibly fulfilling, said Lucy Weigle, a professional artist who taught for a number of years at the institute...community all of the time," said Jackson Cheatham, a professional artist who was on the board of the institute."Culturally...

Robert Davison - Barbara Davison

...Davison was an eyewitness to the assassination of President John F. Kennedy in November of 1963. Mrs. Davison is a professional artist, specializing in oil painting and fine art restoration. Mr. and Mrs. Robert Davison

Art events continue during week of golf, beyond

...m., the casual evening on the lawn offers a silent auction of 100 canvases of original artwork contributed by professional artists, local celebrities and community leaders. During the early bidding, the artist's names are hidden, hence...

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Having agreed on subject, students begin painting mural

...scene of the Savannah River flowing from the mountains to the sea. It was painted on the Highland Avenue wall by professional artists. Phase two, on the Wrightsboro Road wall, includes six original paintings by selected local artists.Phase...

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Aiken woman will 'Say Yes to the Dress' on TV

...process longer than usual, it had its perks.The TV crew filmed her wedding and reception, and the show provided a professional artist to sing at the wedding."I worried, would I act normal," Storey said. "But you forget they're there...

The Artside: Closings make room for February shows

...the artist of the month at Hitchcock Healthcare in Aiken. A native of Johnston, S.C., Williams has been a professional artist for more than 20 years and teaches in the fine arts department at Butler High School in Augusta.