MOULTRIE, Ga. — The Colquitt County Arts Heart officially opened the “Rooftops by the Seaside” by Mary Wicks Electronic Art and Photograph show on Friday.

The exhibit features 41 parts by Wicks. Her function is explained by the arts centre as “beginning with several, and normally unrelated photographers or items of shots that arrive from anyplace. The subjects of all those same pictures could be of everything or any object… (the) images are taken and rendered as abstract artwork.” 

Wicks began her artistic occupation as quite early in her everyday living. 

“I experienced usually drawn considering the fact that I was a little girl,” she claimed.

Initially born and elevated in Minnesota, Wicks and her spouse just lately lived in Cumming, Ga., right before shifting to Quitman.  In accordance to the arts middle Wicks has qualified with globe renowned artists Sebastian Michaels, Caroline Julia Moore and Dave Cross. 

She has been performing on the “Seas and Boats” items given that 2019 which ended up typically highlighted in shows at the Wiregrass Gallery in Thomasville. 

After remaining contacted by the arts middle in October 2020, she “started arranging immediately” and started generating pieces exceptional for the exhibit.

“The summary and rooftop items were being anything that I required to do the job on and it is the culmination of a whole lot of really hard get the job done,” stated Wicks.

Many of the pieces showcased are watercolor paper with foam again, but Wicks takes advantage of a multitude of papers to print her artwork like Fuji Luster Foam and Foamcore, canvas, Fuji matte and watercolor paper.

“I have preferred watercolor paper but I use Artisan H.D. Printing out of Scottsdale, Arizona, and Aaron Brothers out of Michael’s in Valdosta for my printing and framing and I am usually content with the do the job that they do,” she said.

The exhibit will operate right up until June 11 and all of the parts on exhibit are obtainable for obtain.