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...

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...

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...

Augusta Opera to present Gilbert & Sullivan works

...art form there is."To produce opera performances, Cook said, they must rent costumes and hire a full cast of professional artists, an orchestra, stage management and a production crew.Founded in 1967, the Augusta Opera Association is the...

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

Artist's life, painting celebrated on tour

...studies in the 1880s and was among the very small percentage of female students who went on to establish careers as professional artists in those years. Turner was raised in post-Civil War New Orleans and overcame daunting personal circumstances...

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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...