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GREEN COVE SPRINGS – Denise Picket, an artist on Fleming Island has a zeal for demonstrating her creativity thru portray. Not too long ago, Picket’s paintings was once featured in an artwork gallery at The Artwork Middle Cooperative in Jacksonville. 

Whilst Picket has been portray since highschool, she didn’t get started creating wealth from her hobby till not too long ago.

“I set to work with and promoting artwork to inside designers after which I finished up proudly owning a gallery in Neptune Seashore referred to as First Boulevard Gallery,” she mentioned. “I bought that and plenty of years later certainly one of my pals who was once a painter requested me to come back to artwork elegance along with her. After which I simply fell in love.”

Picket prefers to color Florida landscapes, seashores and floral designs, however she additionally enjoys portray vintage vehicles and has a strong point of portray other people’s favourite alcoholic beverages. Her taste is extra detailed and real looking, however she is attempting so as to add impressionism sides to her artwork as smartly.

Clay County citizens can see her skill in Inexperienced Cove Springs on U.S. Freeway 17 and Walnut Boulevard the place Picket helped create the “Cove in Bloom Mural Venture” with native artist, Sophie Dentiste. The mural was once created through native artists who got here in combination to color the floral mural.


Whilst Picket’s artwork has been featured in a couple of galleries, sadly there don’t seem to be a large number of puts artists can display their paintings in Clay County. Picket sees Inexperienced Cove Springs having probably the most doable for extra art however believes all of Clay County would revel in extra artwork. “There aren’t a large number of galleries out right here, I want there have been.” Picket mentioned. Even supposing Picket and different native artists are nonetheless running on getting extra art featured in Clay County, they nonetheless love what they do and revel in growing artwork. For Picket, Portray began out to calm down and embody her creativity.

“Portray simply takes me to another area. It’s any other zone, you realize, I used to be speaking to a runner on the artwork gallery opening the day before today about how working is helping him get into the zone and I advised him that’s precisely what occurs to me after I’m portray. Once I’m portray I don’t take into consideration the rest,” she mentioned. 

Woods has been promoting her art for the previous seven years. Her artwork will also be observed and bought at denisewood.com, The Atlantic Seashore Arts Marketplace and the Artwork Middle Cooperative.

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