Diane Harris McFerrin was born and raised in Kentucky, she spent most of her early years in the beautiful foothills of the Appalachian Mountains. In 1989, Diane received a B.A. in Fine Art from Georgetown College. Following graduation, she moved to North Carolina where she received a second degree in Elementary Education from the University of North Carolina in Asheville. Diane began her teaching career at Black Mountain Primary School where she taught for five years.
Bio and Curriculum Vitae
In 2004, she began studying plein air painting with local artist Jim Southerland. Later she took workshops in the River Arts District, Asheville, NC with artists: Mary Farmer, Patricia Baldwin Seggebruch, Rebecca King, Pattie Ann Hale, and Jo Ridge Kelly.
. The Kingdom Series. Hamilton Gallery, Montreat, NC. 2016
. The Journey Home. Worship Studio Gallery, King of Glory Church, Swannanoa, NC. 2013
. Senior Show. Georgetown College Gallery, Georgetown, KY. 1989
. Gathering of Artisans Annual Show. Ridgecrest, NC. 2015
. The Art of the Gospel Juried Show. Hope Heals Ministries, Los Angeles, CA. 2014
. Gathering of Artisans Annual Show. Black Mountain, NC. 2013
. Unlocking the Heart of the Artist Juried Show. Atlanta, Georgia. 2012
. The Gathering of Artisans Annual Show. Black Mountain, NC. 2012
. The Prayer Journey. First Scots Presbyterian Church. Charleston, South Carolina. 2011
. Annual Student Show. Georgetown College Gallery, Georgetown, Ky. Juried. 1989
. Annual Student Show. Georgetown College Gallery, Georgetown, Ky. Juried. 1988