Art Exhibition - Melanie Stokes
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Melanie Miller Stokes is an artist, a teacher, a wife, a mother, a mother-in-law, a grandmother and a friend. She was born in Macon, Georgia, grew up in Statesboro, went to Shorter College in Rome, Georgia and later to Georgia Southern University where she earned an M.Ed. in Art Education. Retired from 26 years of teaching in Georgia public schools, twenty of those as an Art Teacher, she now pursues her passion in her backyard studio in Thomson, GA. She is a member of McDuffie Arts Council (MAC) and sells paintings in the MAC on Main Art Gallery of Thomson. She is also a member of Women Painters of the Southeast. Opening reception will be Thursday, Nov. 9, from 5-7 p.m.