Cynthia Vowell is an award winning artist with a background in classical ballet and piano. Inspired by her mother who began painting at the age of 85, she began painting seriously after her 2 sons were grown. She has studied with nationally acclaimed artists Quang Ho, Albert Handell, Anthony Ryder, Dawn Whitelaw, and local artists, Jody and Pat Thompson.
She is a member of Oil Painters Of America, and The Chestnut Group ( Plein Air Painters of the Land) . Many of her paintings are in private collections and businesses and she has exhibited her work in shows in New York, Mississippi, Tennessee and Kentucky.