Artist Studios at Fearrington Village is an informal
group of visual artists who live and work in Fearrington
Village, a lovely country community near Chapel Hill, NC,
with many creative and productive residents. Our mission is
visitors to our studios to experience the creative
process - see our Directory of Artists;
Facilitate opportunities to exhibit and sell our
the lives of all in our community through the arts;
Fearrington Village as an art-friendly community;
one another in our professional lives.
all Fearrington residents interested in creating art and
fine crafts to join us, by emailing the
members are invited to visit the studio of Carol Owen
on Wednesday, March 26 at 5:00 pm. Her studio is
located at 54 Trestle Leaf.
been immersed in art since she was young. She attended the
Art Students League and the High School of Music and Art in
New York City before pursuing higher education at Antioch
College in Ohio.
She has been a professional
artist for many years, working out of her studio in
Fearrington Village. Along the way she has explored several
different art media, including weaving and paper making. Now
she concentrates on Mixed Media, particularly altered books
and the creation of shrines; and painting.
Her work has appeared in many
publications, including Collage for the Soul,
and magazines including Mary Engelbreit's Home
Campanion, Somerset Studio, Legacy
and Country Living. Carol's book, Crafting
Personal Shrines, was published by Lark Books in
workshops throughout the country, and recently in Abruzzo,
Her work has
been accepted in major shows including the Philadelphia
Museum of Art Craft Fair and the American Craft Council
Craft Fairs in Baltimore and Atlanta.
about Carol and her work on her website at