NCLAC Members Students to Exhibit

Melanie Douthit (member) and Melody Olson of Riverscape Gallery and  will be presenting "Outside the Lines" a children's art show featuring new art work by Douthit's students. The exhibit will be Thursday, August 4 from 5-9pm during the Downtown Art Crawl. Riverscap Gallery e is located at 223 South Grand in Monroe.  The nine students, ranging in age from 9 to 13, will show a variety of mediums including pen and ink, charcoal and painting. "This will be one of our most exciting shows at Riverscape Gallery. I've always loved children's art because it's so pure", said Melody Olson about the show.   Douthit said about teaching children, "I never cease to be amazed at what young artists create. I teach them the basics and introduce them to different mediums, and step back and watch their creativity flow".