Double Tree by Hilton Hotel Historic St Augustine
16 San Marco Ave
St. Augustine, FL 32084
June 21, 2016
Networking: 6:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Program starts at 6:30 p.m.
Rosamond Parrish, local author and artist, will be our guest speaker. Through her paintings she will tell the history of Lincolnville and talk about current developments.
Rosamond Parrish earned a degree in English Literature and Spanish from Auburn University, and later pursued a degree in Fine Art through studies at the University of Hawaii, Flagler College and the University of North Florida.
After numerous intensive workshops in watercolor, oil painting and design from nationally-known instructors, she began teaching drawing and painting at the Jacksonville Art Museum, where she remained for over 23 years. In 1982 she founded the Jacksonville Watercolor Society. Rosamond has been a signature member of the Florida Watercolor Society since 1972, and has served on the Boards of Directors of Florida Watercolor Society, the St. Augustine Art Association, and the EMMA Concert Association.
She is active in the St. Augustine Historical Society and the Archeological Society. She has won numerous awards for her paintings and has had over 40 solo and group exhibits.
In 2011, she won the coveted Carl Steinsieck Award for excellence in drawing at the St. Augustine Art Association. She is a member of Kappa Delta Pi, International Honor Society in Education.
In 2012 she illustrated and wrote Lincolnville, A Sketchbook Journal of an Historic St. Augustine Neighborhood, which has been acclaimed by members of the St. Augustine arts and historical community. Her studio is in St. Augustine, Florida USA.
Bring a guest to learn more about the projects underway for promoting and improving our community.
Join us at Double Tree by Hilton Hotel Historic St Augustine
located at 16 San Marco Ave, St. Augustine, FL 32084.
Appetizers will be served.