Centre, AL - January 8th, 2013
Local Artists Help Set The Stage Dec 28 2012 While at the 30A Songwriters Festival, you can always expect to hear beautiful music, but did you know you can also SEE beautiful art created by local artists specifically for the Festival? Huge original works help set the stage for songwriters to play their own original work and showcase the amazing artistic talent that lives and works in Walton County. Over the past three years, art has been created by Raquel Morgan (pictured), Billie Gaffrey, Bailey Miller, Justin Lyons, Folk Artist Alan Moore, Henry Nooe, Bryan Hand, Mallory Page, Russell Beans, along with former South Walton Artists of the Year Michael McCarty, Justin Gaffrey, Allison Wickey and 2013 Artist of the Year Andy Saczinsky. The Festival Program Guide will let you know where to find the artists' work, which are rotated each year around the Festival. Also, several of the ...
Centre, AL - July 12th, 2011
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Tracy Louthain Walton County TDC 850-267-1216 COASTAL BRANCH LIBRARY TO PRESENT PAINTINGS BY RACQUEL MORGAN WALTON COUNTY, Fla. - (June 30, 2010) – The Walton County Tourist Development Council (TDC) and Friends of Coastal Branch Library present the July 2010 Art in Public Places exhibit, featuring artist Racquel Morgan. Each month, this partnership brings new, distinct exhibits to the public through displays at the Coastal Branch Library. Morgan enjoys various forms of artistic expression but says nature, traveling, music, and quiet surroundings inspire her to paint. “Shapes, variations in earthy colors, natural tones, patterns and vibrations of nature inspire me and I feel most creative when I can shut off my mind from thinking too much. I’ve believe the motto, ‘there are no mistakes in art,’ ” Morgan said. “In my youth, I was at ease with...
Santa Rosa Beach, Fl - April 16th, 2010
The Gadsden Times recently featured artist Racquel Morgan in it's Go With The Times section:
Santa Rosa Beach, Fl - April 3rd, 2010
30A Songwriters Festival -- January 15th - 17th, 2010 Santa Rosa Beach, Fl Racquel's artwork was recently featured as a backdrop for the artists performing at the 30A Songwriters Festival in Florida. Several other artists also contributed their artistic interpretations in the same format. Each banner was located at a different venue where the songwriters were performing. Racquel's backdrop was featured at Fish Out of Water in Watercolor. The list of performers included: Amy Ray of Indigo Girls, Emily Saliers of Indigo Girls, Sam Bush, Jeffrey Steele , Shawn Mullins, Rodney Crowell, Susanna Hoffs of The Bangles, Matthew Sweet, John Oates of Hall & Oates, Gary Louris of The Jayhawks, Chely Wright, Greg Barnhill, Chuck Cannon, Jeff Black, Joe Leathers, Michelle Malone, Evan McHugh, Gary Hannan, Jessi Alexander, Brian Davis, Bryan Kennedy, Gordon Kennedy, Bryan Kennedy, Gordon Ke...