Artist Jerrie Powell

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Too practical to major in art, she opted for a degree in Business Administration. In 1997, her husband’s career took them to Belgium for five years where she again pursued her interest in drawing and painting. While in Belgium, Jerrie studied with  with Andre Turner. Upon returning to the states, she put her house in order, enrolled her youngest in high school, sent her son off to college and over saw the marriage of her oldest daughter. Then it was time for Jerrie to take care of Jerrie.
Jerrie has studied with Quang Ho, John Poon, Qiang Huang, Scott Christensen, Robert Moore, Guido Frick, Jean Chambers, Matt Smith. Lesley Rich, Robert Johnson and Gay Falkenberry. She considers the workshops as working on her master's degree in art, and has dedicated herself to becoming the artist she always knew was within.   Memberships    • Oil Painters of America
   • American Women Artists    • Outdoor Painter's Society
   •American Impressionist Society
   • Houston Civic Arts Association, President 2006-2010 Awards    • Honorable Mention, Professional Division, Houston Civic Arts Association, Juried Show, October 2008    •  Honorable Mention, Semi-Professional Division, Houston Civic Arts Association, Juried Show, October 2006    • Third Place,Semi-Professional category, Brenham Fine Arts League, Juried Show, 2005    • Honorable Mention, February 2004, Juried Show, Brenham Fine Arts League

Previous Shows    • St. Francis Episcopal, February 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011    • Show at Eiseman Gallery, Dallas, Texas, 2007    • Artist of the Month, American Women’s Club of Brussels, Spring 2006    • Artist of the Month, St. Luke’s United Methodist Church, April 16-May 31, 2005    • One-woman show, Austin College, Sherman, Texas, August 2005    • Austin Artist Harvest Show, Austin, Texas, April 23-24, 2005    • Brenham Fine Arts League, Juried Show, Brenham, Texas, February [...]

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