DKS Studio is proud to announce artist Deborah King S. of Summerville, SC, was selected to participate in the 2016 Artist in Residence program. Oconee State Park selected Deborah to serve as their Artist in Residence in the park for one week in exchange for art works/s to become part of the park’s permanent collection.
“The Oconee Bathhouse”, “Is This My Good Side” and “Bobbers and Oars” were delivered to Oconee State Park Manager Jo Anna White on September 23, 2016 by DKS Studio’s owner Paul Scherer and artist Deborah King S. as part of the Artist in Residence program and in appreciation and support of the South Carolina State Parks. “The Oconee Bathhouse” and “Bobbers and Oars” will hang in the main office for public viewing. Visit the beautiful Oconee State Park to find out where “Is This My Good Side” will hang. Visit the South Carolina State parks website (http://southcarolinaparks.com) or visit one of our 47 state parks to see what you’ve been missing!! Applications for the 2017 AIR season closes on Oct. 31, 2016 and more information can be found at (http://www.southcarolinaparks.com/sc-parks-insider/Blog/16530).
Deborah King S. is a Charleston, SC, native and resident of Summerville. Deborah, a self taught artist, has won numerous awards for her artistic works. Deborah takes inspiration from life around her, primarily nature, but has an eye for the old, odd or unusual and loves the State Parks. Deborah is currently an Exhibiting member of the Summerville Artist Guild and founder and coordinator of “Just Go Paint” Plein Air Painters. Many of Deborah’s works are in private collections throughout the US.