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About Jessie

Jessie Benson, Artist in Raleigh NC who creates paintings with beeswax and oil, acrylic and other media

September/October 2015

Jessie was the September featured artist at the North Ridge Country Club exhibition hall in Raleigh, NC.  She is the October artist at Perch Studios in Carrboro, NC.

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July/August 2015

Jessie is glad to be again exhibiting at Lazy Daze, the popular art booth fair of Cary, NC. Lazy Daze is one the largest single-day juried arts festivals in the U.S.  Come out Saturday, August 22, 2015 9am-5pm to Cary’s … Continue reading

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May/June 2015

Jessie is happy to have work in two exhibits at the visual art exchange in June.  Come out to Raleigh’s First Friday for the opening and meet Jessie.  June 5 6-9pm.  309 W. Martin St.  Downtown Raleigh, NC.

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March/April 2015

Jessie is very excited to announce she is now one of the artists represented by the beautiful gallery Fine + Folk Art Carolina located in historic downtown Mebane, NC.  This gallery represents several wonderful fine and folk artists so if … Continue reading

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January/February 2015

In January Jessie traveled to India for two weeks on a meditation trip.  She has returned home ready to share more art.  She is the February artist at Steel String Brewery in Carrboro, NC.  She is also honored to be … Continue reading

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December 2014

This has been an exciting time for Jessie and her art . . . and busy in the best sort of way!  She will have 2 showings of her beeswax and oil paintings in December plus she still exhibits at the … Continue reading

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November 2014

Jessie is excited to share her first solo show, Finding Grace.  Held at HagerSmith Design, 300 S Dawson St, Raleigh, this show in an exploration of the spiritual journey.  Come out to opening night with Jessie as part of Raleigh First Friday … Continue reading

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October 2014

Jessie is happy to have the opportunity to exhibit her beeswax and oil paintings in Chapel Hill at the downtown art fair Festifall.  This event takes place Sunday, October 5 from 12-6pm.  Come see the works of 80 artists and … Continue reading

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September 2014

Jessie is very excited to announce she has joined the gallery Going Local NC. This new north Raleigh gallery in the Falls River Town Center features NC artists and artisans. Jessie is exhibiting several of her beeswax and oil paintings … Continue reading

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June/July/August 2014

Jessie was busy in the studio in June and July making 40 paintings for the Cary, NC annual art fair Lazy Daze held August 23 this year.  She had a great day sharing her art with the attendees.    

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