Although it's different, we all should agree. If we think when we look, there's more we will see.
-- Josey Etta
Currie created a mural of the historic, Rockwall Fire Station, at a local business in Rockwall.
Illustration from As Busy As...by Joetta Currie
Illustration from Amos and Fly by Joetta Currie
Illustrations by Joetta Currie
ArtVentures Studio was established in 1988 by Joetta Currie, artist,
educator and community arts advocate. She has enjoyed the privilege
of directing young artist's creative abilities for almost thirty years.
She believes in the importance of establishing a good foundation for
young artists. Helping them develop an understanding of the basic
elements and principles that go into creating an original work of art,
and encouraging them to push their imagination to infinity and beyond.
In November of 2012, she closed the facility in Rockwall, to enjoy an
early retirement. But, continues to offer a variety of small classes at her private studio.
Joetta is a professional artist, working in oil and mixed media.
Her work can be seen at www.joettacurrie.com
As an advocate for the arts, Currie served on the City of Rockwall's Art In
Public Places and Cultural Art Commissions, was the Founding Director of the
Currie also writes and illustrates stories for children.
Visit joseyetta.com for additional information.