Lora Garcelon,Watermedia Artist
Lora Garcelon was raised in Worthington, Ohio, where she began painting while in high school. She attended the Ohio State University, graduating in
1991 with a degree from the College of Pharmacy. Lora did not actively
pursue painting until 2005. She started painting lessons with Mark
Mehaffey of Williamston, MI and has also taken several painting workshops
with various portrait painters and watercolorists. She is a member of
Michigan Watercolor Society, National Watercolor Society, and Brighton Art Guild. Her work is on display at Blue Heron Gallery of Elk Rapids, MI and Studio West Gallery in Brighton, MI. Lora was awarded Artist of the Year for Livingston Fine Art Association and has won several awards for her paintings including “Best of Show” for Mid Michigan Art Guild’s winter show, a blue ribbon in Brighton Art Guild’s Kaleidoscope and Art Harvest shows, Michigan Watercolor Society Founder’s Memorial Award 2013, and a finalist in Howell Art Project in 2016 and 2017.