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Tuesday, May 3, 2016

Martie Rains featured at the GVB for May

Martie Rains is the LGAA artist featured at the Granbury Visitor’s Bureau for the month of May. Make sure to stop in and see her work. The Visitor's Bureau is located at the East end of City Hall.

Martie Rains, a retired marketing manager and teacher, holds a business degree from Tarleton State University; however, she did not begin her artistic career until 2005. Since then, she has studied art under several well-known artists such as Kaye Franklin, Chris Saper, Kathy Tate, and others, incorporating all she has learned into her own unique style of painting.  Her preferred medium oil, Rains’ considers herself a representational artist, leaning toward an impressionistic style. Since the study of art is ongoing, Rains’ plans to continue to develop her artistic expertise through workshops and individual study.  She lives with her husband, Gary, in Pecan Plantation, Granbury, Texas.