Excerpt from New Times SLO: Lemoine’s most powerful subjects are similarly full of life and vigor. They peck, scratch, and cluck, not caring what the critics have to say. Three years ago, the artist was struck by the unique beauty of her neighbor’s birds. Each morning, they’d wake her up with a bawk-bawk-burgawk. “I was […]
One of several paintings entered, “Chicken Tenders” by Catherine Lemoine, won second place at the Mid State Fair 2015 in the Professional Artist category. Chicken Tenders medium is acrylic. Catherine also took first place with her “Chicken Dinner” acrylic painting for the Best in Theme.
The theme for the 2015 MidState Fair Fine Arts competition was “Puttin’ on the Grits”. This fun filled “Chicken Dinner” original painting by Catherine Lemoine took first place in the “theme” category. Catherine’s series of chicken themed paintings were inspired by the hens and roosters running the streets of Arroyo Grande near home town of Nipomo.