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Art Opening featuring Carrboro Artist Shelly Hehenberger

When I first saw Shelly’s work, I thought of nature; specifically the deep crevices of the earth through erosion. I marveled at the way she layers the mixture of cold wax medium, then colors and plays with the shapes that emerge from the work.

Since the design theme of the Umstead Hotel and Spa is “art in nature” her work was an easy fit. Shelly has lived in the Carolinas since 2000, and in the Carrboro area since 2008 with her husband and teenage daughter. Her work can also be seen at Frank Gallery on Franklin Street, Chapel Hill.

Join us for a complimentary opening on February 4 from 6 - 8pm. To reserve your space contact us at 919-447-4065.

Written by Marcelle Kick

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