Here you can browse a list of local artists that are a part of the Olive Branch Arts Council Roster.
Artist list in full:
Donna Shankman, Anita Scholl, Bill Sorrells, Janice Kennedy, Amanda Littlejohn, Lynn Altepeter, Victoria Lockhart, Joni Scolari, Rebecca Reynolds, Janice Sluder, Kayleigh Richardson, Dena Richardson, Barney Sellers, John Guy, Buddy Wilkinson, Debra Shelton, Wanda Shelton, Lacey Waters, Eric Zeltner, Carol McRae, Rhonda Rafacz, Pat Corrigan, Julia Bell, Leigh Harris, Helen Argo, Helen Swanes-Ingoglia, Jennifer Childers, Marietta Hardesty, Miriam Crotwell, Leslie Ann Bell, Lisa Jackson.
Individual Artist Bios:
Janice Sluder currently resides in Hernando, Mississippi. Her medium of choice is oil. Although she is primarily self taught, she credits her art instructors Mary Nevels of Memphis and Hank Burkhart of Olive Branch for their inspired teachings, guidance and encouragement. Janice was born and raised in lower Michigan. As a child, Janice was inspired by her grandmother and great grandmother who were both artists. Her grandmother was an accomplished artist and her work was well known and published in Michigan. Janice earned an art scholarship to Michigan State University in 1969, but regretfully was unable to attend.
Currently resides in Olive Branch, Mississippi with her husband and two daughters. Lisa was born and raised in Greenville, Mississippi. She received her B.S. in Human Resource Management in 1991 from the University of Southern MS and was formerly employed by USDA and Mississippi Valley State University. Lisa is a stay-at-home mom and primarily a self-taught artist.