Watercolor Society chooses local artist


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“Dancing by the Fire,” a watercolor by Mount Airy artist Candice Martin, has been chosen by the Watercolor Society of North Carolina for their annual juried show.


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Mount Airy artist Candice Martin has been accepted into the 72nd Annual Juried Exhibition of the Watercolor Society of North Carolina.

The juror for this competition, renowned and internationally-acclaimed watercolorist Mary Whyte will announce the winners of this state-wide competition on Sunday, Oct. 15 during the WSNC’s annual meeting being held at Greensboro College in Greensboro.

The artwork chosen is entitled “Dancing by the Fire” and will be on display at Anne Rudd Galyon & Irene Cullis Galleries, Cowan Humanities Building, Greensboro College at 815 W. Market Street, Greensboro from Oct. 15 – Nov. 18.

The gallery is open weekdays from 9 a.m. —5 p.m., Saturdays 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. and is closed Sundays. Phone: (336) 272-7102 ext.361

About Candice Martin

Candice Martin is a Mount Airy artist specializing in watercolor and acrylic paintings in a wide variety of subjects. In recent years her work has been in juried art shows at the Yadkin Cultural Arts Center, the Turchin Center for the Visual Arts at Appalachian State University, and Delurk Gallery. Last year, she also painted a banjolele for the Mount Airy Downtown Inc. 2016 Public Art Banjo Crawl. This year, her artwork was shown in the ARTifact exhibition at the Mount Airy Museum of Regional History, and the Red Wall Gallery at the YCAC. She is a member of the Yadkin Arts Council and the Watercolor Society of North Carolina.

“Dancing by the Fire,” a watercolor by Mount Airy artist Candice Martin, has been chosen by the Watercolor Society of North Carolina for their annual juried show.
http://www.mtairynews.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/web1_MartinCentry1.jpg“Dancing by the Fire,” a watercolor by Mount Airy artist Candice Martin, has been chosen by the Watercolor Society of North Carolina for their annual juried show. Submitted photo

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