Artist Depy Adams

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Ms. Depy Adams, born Kannapolis, NC.

M Ed, University of North Carolina at Greensboro
BFA, University of North Carolina at Greensboro
Associate of Arts, painting concentration, Brevard College, Brevard, NC.


Secondary art teacher, public schools, Charlotte & Greensboro, NC.
Adult art instructor, community college, Concord, NC.

Recent Awards:

¡Encantada! 2011 show, "Best of Show"
¡Encantada! 2010 show,  Starlight Ranch award
Masterworks of New Mexico, 2010, Honorable Mention, Oils division.
New Mexico Watercolor Society 2009 Fall Exhibition, Award of Excellence
Masterworks of New Mexico, 2008, Third Place award, Oils division.
¡Encantada! 2008 show, P. Wentworth Memorial Award
¡Encantada! 2008 show, Gamblin Award


Tucson Plein Air Painters Society, Juried Artist Member
Plein Air Painters Society New Mexico
Rio Grande Art Association
New Mexico Watercolor Society, Signature Member
Pastel Society of New Mexico
Artists ‘Round Town

Additional Studies:

Penland School of Crafts, Spruce Pine, NC.
Arrowmont School of Crafts, Gatlinburg, TN.
Savannah College of Art and Design, Savannah, GA.
Art Institute of Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum, Tucson, AZ.
Tucson Museum of Art, Tucson, AZ.
Anton Martineau Studio, Amsterdam, the Netherlands.
Jack Wahl, Tucson, AZ.
Lee McVey, Albuquerque, NM.
Charles “Bud” Edmondson, Albuquerque, NM.
Doug Shelton, Tucson, AZ.

Painting Workshops:

Phil Starke, Tucson, AZ.
Brian Stewart, Tucson, AZ
Michelle Chrisman, Taos, NM
Deborah Paris, Placitas, NM
Sheila Reiman, Albuquerque, NM
Barry McCuan, Santa Fe, NM
Cody DeLong, Albuquerque, NM
Bill Gallen, Santa Fe and Albuquerque, NM
Lorenzo Chavez, Albuquerque, NM
Doug Dawson, Albuquerque, NM
Sally Strand, Albuquerque, NM
Kate Starling, Zion National Park, Utah
Peter A. Nisbet, Albuquerque, NM

Recent Exhibitions:

"A View with Room" invitational show, Open Spaces Visitor Center, Albuquerque, NM
"Landscapes and More" solo show, Ranch House Gallery, Agua Caliente Park, Tucson, AZ
Masterworks of New Mexico, Albuquerque. 2 oils, 2 pastels, 2 watercolors, 5 miniatures accepted. (most allowed for an artist)
"Land and Light" exhibition, Millicent Rogers Museum, Taos, NM. Plein Air Painters NM 2011 members' juried exhibition
¡Encantada! 2011, Rio Grande Art Association annual juried show, Albuquerque, NM
New Mexico Watercolor Society 2011  juried Fall Exhibition, Albuquerque, NM
Third Annual Small Works Show, Pastel Society New Mexico juried pastel miniatures, Albuquerque, NM
Pastel Juried Show, PSNM, Cathedral [...]

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