Local Artist: Doris Glovier
Doris Glovier is an artist and photographer living on the Eastern Shore of Maryland. Her work is largely inspired by the beauty and majesty of the Atlantic Ocean and the Chesapeake Bay, the coastal habitat of the amazing wildlife she loves to paint. Other favorite subjects include portraiture and the people who live and vacation on the coast. Prior to embarking on a fine art career path in 2006, she was an author and designer in the Arts & Craft industry.
Doris is the author of three books:
§ The Stamped and Stenciled Home, Rockport Publishing
§ The Weekend Crafter; Stenciling, Lark Books
§ Floorcloths and Fun Stuff, Grace Publications.
Her designs and related articles have been published in nationally distributed magazines and industry publications. She currently works in watercolor, oils, pastels and photography and was honored with the Watercolor Workshop’s 2009 Artist of the Year Award. She teaches watercolor classes at the Delmarva Discovery Center in Pocomoke City and at the YMCA in Chincoteage. Doris is a full-time, self-representing artist who paints daily in her studio.