Dorothy Shain

December Artist of the Month Nov 30-Dec 4

Dorothy Shain

Greenville, South Carolina

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about  Dorothy  Shain

Dorothy Shain is a Greenville, South Carolina-based artist and creative entrepreneur with a dynamic portfolio. Her work is an exploration of mediums reflective of the colors, textures, and patterns drawn from travels and adventures, revealing inspiration and influence from countless people, places, and cultures. After graduating from Southern Methodist University in 2012 with a B.A. in Studio Art, Shain launched her brand in September of 2014. The business has continued to grow ever since, now encompassing a number of collaborations, licensing, print sales, and most recently, textiles and wallpapers. From a line of swimwear with Anthropologie to custom-designed products for SPANX, Shain is passionate about partnering with companies that share similar values, most importantly, value philanthropy.

Meet + Greet

Monday Nov 30, 2020 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM

Meet + Greet

Artist Cottage | $25

Meet Dorothy Shain and catch of glimpse of her latest collection of artwork at the Artist Cottage.

Gallery Hours

10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Gallery Hours

Artist Cottage | Tuesday through Friday | Complimentary

Stop by the Artist Cottage during Gallery Hours to meet Dorothy and learn more about her craft.

Art in the Elements: Finding Pattern Inspiration at Palmetto Bluff

Thursday Dec 3, 2020 1:00 PM to 3:30 PM

Art in the Elements: Finding Pattern Inspiration at Palmetto Bluff

Artist Cottage | $75

In this workshop, participants will draw inspiration from their surroundings at Palmetto Bluff. The session begins with a nature walk to collect a handful of natural elements from the area and taking them back to the Cottage to paint or sketch. Of these initial sketches, students will choose two or three to create a pattern in a painting or drawing form, culminating into a final patterned painting on paper.

A Simplified Landscape : The Art of Abstracting Reality

Friday Dec 4, 2020 1:00 PM to 3:30 PM

A Simplified Landscape : The Art of Abstracting Reality

Artist Cottage | $75

While some artists strive to reproduce entire scenes, Shain’s work aims to evoke isolated images or colors she observes in the world. In this workshop, Dorothy will walk attendees through this process, focusing on how she interprets her experiences as creative inspiration.

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