Elaine is best known locally as the art teacher for our weekly watercolor classes in Charbonneau and in Wilsonville Community Center. In addition to being an excellent teacher, Elaine’s career includes work as a designer and as a professional artist. Her talents are many.
“Art is unquestionably one of the purest and highest elements in human happiness. It trains the mind through the eye, and the eye through the mind. As the sun colors flowers, so does art color life.”
~John Lubbock (1834-1913), “The Pleasures of Life”
As a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, all proceeds from our annual Charbonneau Arts Festival are donated to the art programs at Wilsonville and Canby High Schools.