Nature-inspired painter and sculptor, Forrest C. Greenslade, PhD lives with his wife Carol-Ann and creates in Fearrington Village, North Carolina. Fearrington is a lovely rural community with many creative residents just South of Chapel Hill. You can stay in a real artist's garret in a real arts community. Contact us at 919-545-9743 or on AIRBNB
Thursday, May 4, 2017
Women of Fearrington sculpt for nature
Seven women participated in a fund-raising art class at
Forrest Greenslade’s “Organic Forrestry Studio” in Fearrington Village. It was
one of a series of classes offered by WOF to help support the organization’s charitable
work in the area.
They first toured the “Forrest Dweller Sculpture Garden” to get inspired by the many humorous sculptures displayed there.
Greenslade had prepared materials to facilitate the women’s
Each participant made two small hanging concrete sculptures
– one for their own garden – one to hang on the Creekwood Nature Trail.
Here are their creations:
After the sculptures cured we took a lovely walk on the
trail and installed the donated faces by the large “tooshrooms”.