February 14 to April 10 2018
Featuring the original work of Carol McArdle in the Great House.
About the ROOTS featured artist
|A View of Paradise
Carol McArdle has gained local and national recognition for her Natural Florida series of landscape, wildlife and plein air paintings. She has had museum and gallery solo exhibits, been in national juried shows, won awards and earned grants.
Carol finds inspiration for her joyous capture of local scenery and wildlife in preserved areas like State and National Parks, Preserves and Wildlife Refuges. She was a State Park resident artist at Delnor Wiggins State Park and her work has toured the USA representing The Everglades National Park.
Carol McArdle was born in Jamaica but from age 3 grew up in England. After high school she attended West Surrey College of art and Design but left early to become mostly a self taught artist. In 1995 carol moved to South West Florida and in 2001 she became a USA citizen.
Her work can be seen @ carolmcardle.com