Fontaine Jacobs art to Featured Artist at The Galveston Art League During ArtWalk
January 18, 2014
Galveston Art League (2117 Postoffice, (409)621-1008) The Galveston Art League’s featured artist from January 2 through January 26 is Fontaine Jacobs, an award-winning artist who works in watercolor, pencil, pastel, acrylic and oil.
Fontaine has had several one-woman shows and won numerous awards throughout the United States for both her commercial and fine art.
Fontaine has worked as head of the Department of Illustration at the University of Tennessee Medical School, has been art director at advertising agencies in Irvine and San Jose, California and has worked as a freelance artist in both California and Texas. She is a Signature Member of the National Society of Artists and has won awards in juried shows at the Art League and in League City, Kemah and Texas City.
Fontaine’s subject matter includes portraits, landscapes and still life images. With her art she strives to merge impressionism with realism to capture an image or a person’s personality.