Chaffee Art Center Featured Artist Robert Black — Architecture, Collage and Photography

Chaffee Art Center Featured Artist Robert Black — Architecture, Collage and Photography

by Penelope Weiss Robert Black, collagist, photographer, and architect, grew up on the Mississippi River in La Crosse, Wisconsin. He has lived in Vermont since 2009 and has partnered in many shows since then with Vermont artist Fran Bull. Black was always interested in drawing, 

Chaffee Art Center featured Artist, Arlene O’Connor

Chaffee Art Center featured Artist, Arlene O’Connor

Arlene O’Connor, who was born and raised on a farm in Pennsylvania, became interested in making art at a very early age. She loved crayons, pencils, paper, and whatever she could sketch on. In high school, she was fortunate to have an excellent art teacher. 

Chaffee Featured Artist, Denise Letendre

Chaffee Featured Artist, Denise Letendre

Denise Letendre Sepia/Vintage-Style Photographs Denise Letendre is originally from suburban Connecticut and graduated from the University of Hartford with a BFA in painting/illustration. For the past 20-plus years, she has been living and working in Vermont. Although her background is in painting, Denise makes pictures 

Chaffee Featured Artist, Dale Bills

Chaffee Featured Artist, Dale Bills

Dale Bills—Painter, Watercolorist by Penelope Weiss Dale Bills’ specialty is painting moody Vermont forests of richly colored birch trees, created primarily by using spontaneous splashes and splatters of watercolor paint in a free-spirited, impressionistic style. Her career as a professional artist began when she moved