Monday, April 14, 2014

VL Magazine Artist of the Day is Jonelle McCoy

© Live Again - A Memorial Painting for Jessica M. Moore - By Jonelle McCoy

© Seduction By Jonelle McCoy

© A Pair of Scissors By Jonelle McCoy

" I thank my great granddaddy for passing on the artistic genes to me; he is my guardian angel. His plain gray easel, spotted with his past smears, dots of painting, and little holes from pinning his reference materials to it is what I use; it makes me feel close to him. I still have some of his brushes, well-used, worn-out nubs that they are. One of my prized possessions is his pencil self- portrait. His favorite story told over and over when we visited him was about Van Gogh."- Jonelle McCoy

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