Welcome back to another Allie & Elle artist spotlight! We're so excited to feature Nan Jones today. What’s your creative specialty? Painting How did you start? From my early childhood, I was always "creating". Throughout my childhood and into my adolescence I was consistently enrolled in art classes through school
We’re so excited to be back this week with another artist spotlight! Shelly Derisois a fine artist based out of Atlanta, Georgia. After retiring from the stressful mindset of corporate America, she rekindled her childhood passion for art.
We’re so excited to be back this week with another artist spotlight! Shelby Monteverdeis a fine artist based out of Memphis, Tennessee. Art has lived in Shelby forever and she, now, paints full time. She believes we all should find joy in the mundane.
Emmie Ruth is born and raised in Columbus, Georgia "practically with a colored pencil in her hand", she says! She gained interest in architecture started in college when she painted buildings for commission. She ultimately obtained a degree in Product Design from the Georgia Institute of Technology and a certificate in Classical Architecture from the Institute of Classical Architecture & Art. After college, she worked for a high-end architecture firm in New York for a short time!
Melissa Payne Baker is a southern artist painting out of Atlanta, Georgia. She has been published in Traditional Homes, House Beautiful, Southern Home, Southern Lady, Cottage Journal, The Atlantan, Atlanta Homes & Lifestyles, VIE to Nashville Arts. Check out Melissa’s work on her website and instagram and tell her thanks for sharing her answers with us!
Susie is a coastal southerner, living in Florida. She studied art at Baylor University and University of Texas in Arlington. Check out Susie’s work on herwebsiteandinstagramand tell her thanks for sharing her answers with us!
Eleanor Scott lived in Raleigh, North Carolina. She studied art at Wake Forest University and completed her Masters of Fine Arts in Creative Writing. Check out Eleanor’s work on her website and instagram and tell her thanks for sharing her answers with us!
Chloe Wood is a Jacksonville, Florida based painter, but she was born in Birmingham, Alabama. Her art has been featured inarbus, Vogue, Southern Living, andWell + Wonder. Check out Chloe’s work on herwebsiteandinstagramand tell her thanks for sharing her answers with us!
Meg Harris is a Columbus, Georgia native, and she paints in her spare time! We loved getting to sit down with Meg and hear about her creative journey! Check out Meg’s work on herinstagramand tell her thanks for sharing her answers with us!
Milly is an Atlanta Based artist! She is available for commission pieces and has her avaliable pieces on her instagram page. Check out Milly’s work on her website (coming soon!) and instagram and tell her thanks for sharing her answers with us!