Friday, November 28, 2008
EDITOR's NOTE: The following is the press release sent out to regional media on November's guest artist, Dawn Shoults. Stop by Tales by the Sea Thanksgiving Weekend to view her art.
Artist Dawn Shoults artwork is featured at Tales by the Sea's annual Holiday Open House!
If you like a splash of color...bright, vivid, happy colors...then you will adore the impressionistic style of painting that Destin, Florida artist, Dawn Shoults brings to life in oil paintings. She paints under the name of Frazier, her maiden name, which is nod to the deep Southern family ties that nurtured her love of art at an early age.
The Atlanta, Georgia native, attended University of Georgia to study fashion merchandising and marketing. Her love of fashion and quest for exploring has taken her to over 35 different countries. With each visit, the artist captures the sights and sounds of the places and people that she encounters to later paint. Each memory is then transformed into a beautiful piece of bright, colorful, bold art.
As unique as the piece, Dawn names each item with a poignant title, which too captures admirer's attention. Thus making you want to linger near each piece to soak in every brush stroke of the artist's bold creation. Her passion for painting is evident immediately when studying her work. Her God given talent and zest for life, create an intoxicating mix that unfolds in her signature, full color style. Florida artist, Bettye Bowick, who took a personal interest in Mrs. Shoults talent has been a tremendous influence on her painting style.
A woman of considerable talent, Mrs. Shoutls is also a sought after Gulf Coast realtor. She and husband, Jeff reside along Destin's Emerald Coast with their two children, son,Frazier and daughter,Darien and yellow lab, Marlin.
Mrs. Shoults also accepts some custom artwork requests by appointment.