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About The Artist

 

 

Carol Young

1714 Brumbach Rd., Roseburg, OR. 97470 (541) 672-7145

Email:  artist.carolyoung@gmail.com

 

    Carol Young was born in Rockford, IL. in 1939.  She has resided in Roseburg, OR. since 1974. 

She is a sculptress using several mediums.  She paints in pastels, oils, acrylics, 

porcelain mineral paints, and is an accomplished artist in portraiture, animals, landscapes, and still-life.

She is a sculpture and painting instructor and has her own studio in her home where she gives classes. 

She has been professionally involved in the arts since 1985.

She is a member of :

The Pastel Society of Oregon
Umpqua Valley Arts Association - 1624 W. Harvard Ave., Roseburg, Oregon, 97470 (541) 672-2532 - www.uvarts.com

 

She is currently showing her work at:

Tsunami Gallery - 77207 US Highway 101, Gardiner, Oregon - (541) 271-1597

 

TRAINING:   

1985 - 1991 Private Instruction: Pastels, Lora Block
1987 - 1997  Sculpture Class: Umpqua Community College, Roseburg, OR.
1987 - 1989 Private Instruction: Oils, Bonnie Hill
1990  Private Instruction: Lisa Joyce Hill
1991 - 1994 Private Instruction: Sculpture Class, Paula Thone
1996 - 1999 Private Instruction: China Painting, Marie Weeks, Eugene, OR.
1987 - 1999 Various Workshops: Albert Handell, Ben Konis, Doug Dawson, Anita Wolf, James Carr, Urania Christy Tarbet, Charolette Abernathy, Dennis Porter, Geri Cook Barton, Sam Savitt, Jill Atkins, Colleen Howell, Barbara Ramsey Snow, and others
1999 - 2008 Private Instruction: China Painting, Bonnie Lodeistein, Eugene, OR.

           

 GALLERY AFFILIATIONS:  

Lizard Prints Art Gallery, Roseburg, Oregon
Oakland Gallery, (Closed December 31 , 2008)
Ye,Olde Art Shoppe, Myrtle Creek, Oregon (Closed)
Palace Gallery, LLC. Oakland, Oregon (Closed)
Tsunami Gallery, Gardner, Oregon
Clearwater Gallery, Klamath Falls, Oregon (Closed)
Masters Gallery 11c - 742 SE Cass Ave., Roseburg, Oregon 97470 - (541) 229-5599 - (Closed)
Umpqua Valley Arts Gift Gallery, Roseburg, Oregon (Closed)
Hinmans Gift Gallery, Eugene, Oregon (Closed)
Seven Feathers Gift Gallery, Canyonville, Oregon (Closed)
Macs Bronze Gallery -Drain, Oregon (Moving)
Tollies Fine Art Gallery , Oakland, Oregon (Closed)
The Golden Palette, Canyonville, Oregon (Closed)
Gallery Northwest, Roseburg, Oregon (Closed January, 2001)
International Galleria Restaurant, Roseburg, Oregon (Closed)
Alejandras', Roseburg, Oregon (Closed)
Favels Museum Of  Western Art, Klamath Falls, Oregon (Closed)
Michael T. Smith Gallery, Roseburg, Oregon 1996- 1998 (Closed)
Studio 1 Gallery, Roseburg, Oregon 1994 - 1997 (Closed)
Dream Tree Art & Gift Gallery, Canyonville, Oregon (Closed)
Deer Creek Gallery, Roseburg, Oregon (Closed)

 

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS:   

Pastel Society of Oregon
Northwest Pastel Society
Umpqua Porcelain Artist
Umpqua Valley Art Center

    

RELATED EXPERIENCES:  

2001 - Present Sculpture and Painting Instructor Young's Studio of Art
2001 - Present Teaches weekly classes in Sculpture and Painting in her studio
1999 - 2002 Sculpture Instructor non-credit classes, Umpqua Community College
1998 - 2000 Arts In Education Teacher, Douglas County
1995 - 1998 Instructor Umpqua Valley Art Center, Sculpture - Spring and summer class

EXHIBITIONS and  SHOWS:  

 June 2010 In The Wild Show at Ye Old Art Shoppe Myrtle Creek, Oregon
2010 East meats West LSC Galleries - Corvalis, Oregon - Honorable Mention Award
2009 Mayors Show in Springfield, Oregon - 1st Prize Award
2009 Pastel Society of Oregon Membership Show
2008 Mayors Show in Springfield, Oregon - Won Jack Richeson & Company Award
2008 Pastel Society of Oregon National Juried Show - Won The Bronze Award
2007 Mayors Show in Springfield, Oregon - Won 1st Prize
2006 Pastel Society of Oregon National Juried Show - Merit Award
2006 Umpqua Valley Art Center "Red Room Gallery" Solo Show 
2006 Umpqua Valley Art Center Membership Show
2006 Mayors Art Show in Springfield, Oregon - Won 3rd Place - Porcelain Painters Award
2006  Ye Old Art Shoppe Fall Show
2006 Ye Old Art Shoppe Solo Show in Spring
2005 Pastel Society of Oregon Membership Show - Award of Merit
2005 Mayors Art Show in Springfield, Oregon - 1st Sterling Editions Award and Member Emerald Art Center Award
2005 Umpqua Valley Art Center Membership Show
2004 Mayors Art Show in Springfield, Oregon - Gold Pastel Award
2004 Pastel Society of Oregon Juried Membership Show, Oakland, Oregon - Merit   Award          
2003 Pastel of Oregon Juried Membership Show, Oakland, Oregon
2002   Pastel of Oregon National Juried Show, Oakland, Oregon
1999   Pastel Society of Oregon Juried Membership Show, Ashland, Oregon
1999 Sam Savitt All Equestrian Juried Show, Roseburg, Oregon - 2nd Place Award
1998 - 2006 Greatest of the Grapes - Made the Posters twice
1998 Pastel Society of Oregon National Juried Show. Salem, Oregon - Merit Award
1998 Pastel Society of Oregon Juried Membership Show, Roseburg, Oregon - Merit Award
1997  Pastel Society of Oregon National Juried Show, Coos Bay, Oregon
1996 Pastel Society of Oregon National Juried Show, Salem, Oregon
1994  Sculptures Exclusively shown with Marie Rasmussons paintings, Roseburg, Oregon
1994 Pastel Society of Oregon National Juried Show, Roseburg, Oregon
1991 Pastel Society of Oregon National Juried Show, Oakland, Oregon
1990 Pastel Society of Oregon National Juried Traveling Show, Roseburg, Oregon and Cresent City, California - Received P.S.A. Award
1990 - 1997 Yearly Pastel Society of Oregon Membership Shows - Various Awards
1990 Northwest Pastel Society National Juried Show, Yachets, Oregon
1989  Pastel Society of Oregon National Traveling Show, Roseburg, Oregon. and Cresent City, California
1989 Northwest Pastel Society National Juried Show, Hood River, Oregon - Merit Award
1989 National Juried All Sculpture Show, Cresent City, California - Merit Award
1988 Northwest Pastel Society National Juried Show, Issaquah, Washington
1988  Umpqua Valley Pastel Society Juried Show, Roseburg, Oregon - 2nd Place Award