Beehive shop in Fairfield hosts silhouette artist
Published 2:53 pm, Friday, May 9, 2014
Silhouette artist Ruth Monsell of Damariscotta, Maine, who has exhibited her work internationally, will visit the Beehive gift shop, 1561 Post Road, on Saturday.
Monsell will be cutting silhouettes of babies, older children, adults and pets live from 11 a.m. to 4 p. m. There will be multiple colored paper options and frame colors in white, gray and black.
Monsell is a member of the Portrait Society of America, has been an artist-in-residence at schools, and taught portraiture and painting both privately and at the Round Top Center for the Arts. Her work is in collections around the nation and abroad. More than a dozen historical societies and museums in New England have called on her to demonstrate this rare art form.
For more information and to book an appointment, call 203-955-1122.