Artist of the Day

We'd like to introduce an artist whose work was selected as one of the best in America in the category Ornamental painting in the 2016 Directory of Traditional American Crafts:

Rebekah L. Smith grew up in Somerset County, Pennsylvania, a rural farming community in the Laurel Mountains. Her lifelong interest in art was enhanced by an appreciation for country antiques and folk art at home. She became a serious student of the Rufus Porter style and Pennsylvania decorative painting of the 18th and 19th Centuries. She has combined these with old surfaces to evolve her own style. [Read More]

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