P.R. Bailey (Abbe)
AWARD-WINNING ARTIST ~ MULTI-MEDIA EDUCATOR
Specializes in portraiture and animal portraits
(~prefers to be called Abbe))
Abbe has been teaching art over 60 years and making art longer.
Primarily self-taught, so when art education become available to her, she took as many courses as possible to expand her knowledge of painting. (it’s a long list)
Her brother was her greatest influence as he would make pencil drawings to entertain her, and that was her beginning as an “artist” …. At age five.
She has artworks in 14 states.
Commissions: will accept most commission requests. Prefers to take own photographs of subject, if possible. Will NOT copy (or repair) another artist’s artwork.
Founder of Farmington River School of Art (FRSOA)
*Plainville’s premier school of art for adults*
73 East Main Street (rear) Plainville, CT 06062
(across from the Library, to the right of the Valero gas station)
FRSOA has a gallery with paintings available for purchase.
Call 860-965-1780 for information about classes, workshops, and courses, Parent/child workshops, Special Night Out workshops, and more. Sing up is a must as space is limited to no more than eight to ten people.
Available to jury art, give a demo, or talk about art