For the months of June and July, the Village Gallery welcomes Roxanne "Rocky" Alexander, oil and watercolor painter, as its guest artist.
An opening reception will be held showing Rocky's work on Saturday, June 4 from 2:00 until 5:00 PM at the Village Gallery, 300 Hodges Street in Oriental.
Raised in the San Francisco Bay Area, Rocky attended the College of San Mateo and graduated from Utah State University majoring in landscape architecture and minoring in art. Her career spans 20 years teaching in Denver then continuing to be involved in the art scene after moving to Raleigh in 1993.
Rocky's background in landscape architecture can be seen in her florals, landscapes, and still lifes. Additionally, she creates unique jewelry designs in Precious Metal Clays. She has won numerous awards for her work and is recognized for her skills as a teacher.
The Gallery is located at 300 Hodges Street in Oriental, NC . The gallery’s display changes frequently with different artists and works presented.