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Upchurch Featured as HAL’s Yellow House Gallery June Artist of the Month

Tuesday, June 7, 2016

Upchurch Featured as HAL’s Yellow House Gallery June Artist of the Month
with “Florida Birds” Exhibit
Artist of the Month Reception Scheduled for June 10

SEBRING, Fla. (June 7, 2016) – The Highlands Art League’s Yellow House Gallery & Gift Shop is celebrating the original artwork of photographer James Upchurch, who is the Gallery’s June Artist of the Month. Upchurch is a self-taught photographer whose work focuses on “Florida Birds,” which is the title of his exhibit. He also enjoys woodworking. He grew up in North Carolina and received a bachelor’s degree from Guilford College in Greensboro, NC. He has lived in Mexico and Botswana. Before retiring, he spent his professional life finding housing solutions for the poor in the United States and 30 countries overseas.

On Friday, June 10, the Yellow House will hold a reception from 5:00-8:00 PM celebrating the original artwork of James Upchurch. The Artist of the Month Reception is sponsored by: Dell Realty Team of Heartland Real Estate Corp The Yellow House Gallery is open Wednesday-Friday 10am-4pm, and Saturdays 10am-2p.m.

Please plan to stop by the Yellow House Gallery at 1989 Lakeview Drive to celebrate the work of this talented and award-winning artist, as well as the various Studio Artists and Members’ Gallery. Admission to the reception is free and will feature live music by Steve Jones, as well as refreshments and wine. For information, visit www.HighlandsArtLeague.org or call the Yellow House at (863) 385-6682.