Martha Kelly is an painter, printmaker, and illustrator from Memphis, Tennessee, who has been exhibiting work in galleries around the Southeast since 1999. She has had gallery shows in Tennessee, Florida, North Carolina, and Alabama. She has done illustrations for Chalk Line Books, Memphis Magazine and Memphis Parent, Call to Worship magazine, and Concierge magazine, plus posters, brochures, and web illustrations for Cape Resorts. Her first book illustrations were for the study guide to Revelation published by the Presbyterian Church, U.S.A.
Martha will be the Jeanne and Henry Varnell Artist-in-Residence at Memphis Theological Seminary for the 2015-1016 school year.
Upcoming exhibition: "My Own Places: Paintings and Prints by Martha Kelly" at Dixon Gallery and Gardens
November 1, 2015, to January 3, 2016
gallery talk Wednesday, November 11, noon to 1:00
jazz reception Thursday, November 12, 6:00-8:00
Upcoming workshops: "The Practicalities of Outdoor Sketching" at Dixon Gallery and Gardens
Saturday, May 30, 12:30-4:30
"Beginners Block Printing" at Dixon Gallery and Gardens
Saturday, July 18 and Sunday, July 19, 1:00-5:00 both days