Log In

Rachelle Ann Burkett Edit Profile

artist

Rachelle Ann Burkett, American artist. Recipient 1st place pen and ink award Blue Cross/Blue Shield art competition, 1987, 1st place Watercolor Art Competition and award of excellence National League American Pen Women, 1989, 96, 98, 2nd place Watercolor, 1997, 98, 1st place watercolor, 1998, 2nd place drawing, 1999, Regional History Museum commemorative, 1999.

Background

Burkett, Rachelle Ann was born on October 28, 1958 in Melbourne, Florida, United States. Daughter of Warren Ronald Senior and Geraldine (Van Wienen) Fink.

Education

Associate, Georgia Southern College, 1978. Bachelor, University Tennessee, 1981. Studies, with Bernard Solaman.

Studies, George Bach, Wayne Wu. Studies, Jean Dobbe workshop, 1989. Studies, Barbara Thelin Preston, 1990.

Studies, George Cress workshop, 1990.

Career

Freelance artist, Visual Concepts, Chattanooga, 1987-1988; feature and freelance artist, Square One Inc., Chattanooga, since 1988; freelance artist, Deanne Flanders & Associations, Chattanooga, 1989; freelance artist, Artour Galaries, 1989; freelance artist, Corporation Image of America, Inc. and Artistic Image Studio, since 1989; feature artist, Austin-Palmer Galleries, since 1990; owner, artist, Artistic Image Studio, since 1989.

Works

  • Other Work

    • One-woman shows include Blue Cross-Blue Shield, 1991, 93, 97, Lee University, 1995-1996, National League American Pen Woman, 1996 (Best in Show, 1st and 2d place), 1997 (1st place watercolor, Georgia state show, 1998, 2d place watercolor, Atlanta show, 1998 2d place drawing, 1999), Walden Club, 1998, Bridgeview Gallery, 1999-2000. Competitor in juried show National League American Pen Women, 1987-1988, Tennessee Watercolor Society, 1995-1998 (Artist plaque 1991), Customs House Art Competition, Knoxville, Tennessee, 1987, Dogwood Arts Festival, Knoxville, 1986-1989, Artstravaganza Art Competition, Chattanooga, 1988, Georgia Duck Stamp Competition, Atlanta, 1987, Tennessee Artist Association, 1986-1989, Southeastern Wildlife Art Competition, Atlanta, 1987-1988, Tennessee Valley Authority, Chattanooga, 1987-1988 (merit award 1990), Tennessee Watercolor Society, 1989-1991 (artist plaque 1991), Blue Cross Blue Shield Art Competition, Chattanooga, 1986-1989, Center South Art Competition, 1990, Hunter Museum, 1990-1991. Permanent collections include S. Adventist University.

Membership

Member National Association of Female Executives, Daughters of the American Revolution (heritage chair 1997-1998), Tennessee Artist Association (president 1986-1988, Artist Choice award 1988, 1st place pen and ink award 1988, 1st place watercolor award 1988), Association Visual Artists (board directors 1988-1989), National League American Pen Women (treasurer Chattanooga chapter 1988-1989, 1st place pen and ink award 1987, 1st place watercolor award of excellence 1989), American Watercolor Society, National Watercolor Society, Southwestern Watercolor Society, Tennessee Watercolor Society (signature member 1991, regional di. 1989-1991, Artist plaque), Chattanooga Civic Arts League, Chattanooga Junior Chamber of Commerce (Jaycee of Month 1991, Brownsfield award 1991), Knights of Columbus (Rays of Faith fundraising promotion).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: flying, traveling Fax: ((423) 339-2910.

Connections

Daughter of Warren Ronald Senior and Geraldine (Van Wienen) Fink. M. Charles Lee Burkett, August 14, 1983.

father:
Warren Ronald Senior Fink

mother:
Geraldine (Van Wienen) Fink

spouse:
Charles Lee Burkett