Famed-pastel portrait artist to help with Relay


first_img Famed-pastel portrait artist to help with Relay There is no sitting fee and Smith’s photographs are part of the package. The total fee is $100 for a 16×20 single subject portrait and $50 for each additional face in a group.“I work with all ages,” Smith said. “I always joke that, for me to do a portrait, you just have to be born. I don’t work from sonograms. Really, I’m good with little kids. There’s a part of me that never became an adult so I relate really well.” Troy falls to No. 13 Clemson Sponsored Content Smith will also do pets but a pet is considered an additional face so there will be an additional $50 fee for a pet. Smith is the son of Moon Smith and the brother of Dan and Ben Smith and Lucille Blair. He has a degree in art from Troy University and has been doing pastel and oil portraits for 34 years.To schedule an appointment for a pastel portrait, call Talbot at 334-735-2759 or 334-606-3637. The Penny Hoarder Issues “Urgent” Alert: 6 Companies… Plans underway for historic Pike County celebration Latest Stories Book Nook to reopen Skip Published 9:49 pm Tuesday, March 3, 2009 Remember America’s heroes on Memorial Day Arthur Smith, famed pastel portrait artist, will be at Park Memorial United Methodist Church this week doing a benefit for the American Cancer Society.Smith, a native Trojan, will generously donate one-third of his fee to the Pike County Relay for Life campaign. Smith has also agreed to do the16x20-inch pastel portraits for $100 for this fundraising activity.Kay Franklin, ACS community representative, said an artist’s portrait of this quality would cost much more and she is greatly appreciative of Smith’s generosity and his support of the 2009 Pike County Relay for Life campaign. You Might Like Doctors to secure hospital ownership Times have undoubtedly been hard for the owners of Troy Regional Medical Center, but investor Gil McKenzie said that may… read more Pike County Sheriff’s Office offering community child ID kits Smith will be in Troy March 5-9 doing portraits and the finished work will be available for take home in a week’s time.Nedetria Talbot, a member of the Park Memorial Relay team, is taking appointments for the photo sessions with Smith.“Arthur will work from personal photographs but he much prefers to take his own,” Talbot said. “From the photographs, he will complete most of the portrait but will ask each subject to come back in for a 15-minute portrait sitting and the portrait will be ready to take home following that sitting.” Around the WebMd: Do This Immediately if You Have Acid Reflux (Watch Now)Healthy LifestyleIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier LivingHave an Enlarged Prostate? Urologist Reveals: Do This Immediately (Watch)Healthier LivingWomen Only: Stretch This Muscle to Stop Bladder Leakage (Watch)Healthier LivingRemoving Moles & Skin Tags Has Never Been This EasyEssential HealthRemember Them? I’m Sure Their New Net Worth Will Leave You SpeechlessbradofoThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancel Email the author By The Penny Hoarder Print Article By Jaine Treadwelllast_img read more