Roc was born in Ware, Massachusetts where he started his art career at a young age. After studying painting with Elizabeth Howe Lincoln he went on to study drawing under Dean G. Keller at Lyme Academy of Fine Arts.
Over the years he has won numerous awards at various art shows for his drawings and paintings. During the last 40 years, Roc has made a living as a professional artist. He has taught color theory and application techniques at the Northampton School of Design and is one of the founders of Workshop13, non-profit cultural arts and learning center that supports the development of visual, performing, and expressive artists. At Workshop13 Roc teaches various art classes including painting and drawing, and facilitates the Monday night, Live Model Figure Drawing.
Dates to remember
|Entry Deadline:||Friday, March 25th, 2022|
|Notification of Results:||Tuesday, March 29th|
|Hand Deliver Accepted Entries:||Saturday, April 2nd & Sunday, April 3rd, 1 to 4 pm|
|Show Dates and Times:||Saturday, April 9th to Saturday, April 30th. Saturdays and Sundays 1 to 5 pm. CLOSED EASTER SUNDAY|
|Opening Reception:||Saturday, April 9th, 3 to 5 pm|
|Pick-up artwork:||Sunday, May 1st 3 to 5 pm or Monday, May 2nd, 1 to 3 pm|
“Resting” by Charlotte Burns
“Polka Dot Dress” by Ruth Scotch
“Sandy” by Diane deGroat