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630. 484. 8837 had the pleasure to exhibit in many juried Fine Art Festivals in Illinois, such as Arlington Heights, Buffalo Grove, Eastside Millenium Park, Hyde Park, Lincolnshire, Highland Park, Burr Ridge, Elmhurst, Cantigney, St. Charles, Joliet, Glenview, Glendale Heights, Elmhurst, North Shore/Old Orchard and Barrington, and Fork in Davidson, NC. Having traveled extensively, most of my semi-precious stones and pendants are from all over the world. The introduction of bronze and copper findings to my already extensive line of silver has been well-received, and will continue to be a part of my collection.

A point of interest: My greatgrandfather, and immigrant from Italy, created and constructed the molds for the two lions (Prudence and Fortitude) which grace the stairs of the New York Public Library. He also made the molds for all of the relief work that adorns the original Grand Central Station there, in Manhattan. I’m fortunate to have obtained some of his incredible pieces which are displayed throughout our home. My mother, who was an extremely talented artist, painted on bone-china. S O L E O N A R T. C O M

Married to Tom for the past 48 years … two sons and their amazing wives (Payton and Samantha, Brett and Betsy and three grandchildren ) … so very supportive of my artistic endeavors throughout the years, and always my primary source of guidance and inspiration. Living both in Davidson, NC, and St. Kitts, WI, I have drawn upon both environments for creative enlightenment.

E-mail for painting & jewelry availability. Open for gallery opportunities.

Profile for Lake Norman Woman Magazine

Lake Norman Woman Magazine April 2021