Introducing Creator of The Red Queen Wall Hanging Espi Frazier is a career artist and an extraordinary talent. Ms. Frazier is a graduate of the Maryland Institute College of Art (MICA) who studied with one of the world's leading female abstract expressionists, Grace Hartigan. Ms. Frazier's art is exhibited at the Baltimore Museum of Art and numerous fine art galleries. Ms. Frazier recently retired as a beloved teacher of 27 years at Friends School of Baltimore.
Ms. Frazier's stylized, yet sensitive portraits are inspired by the great American artist Charles White, as well as African, Caribbean, Egyptian, and Japanese art history. No matter what the media, Ms. Frazier presents the female figure as a goddess and life giver, celebrating the integral beauty of African people.
Now The Red Queen Can be Yours to Own! Exclusively offered to Shine the Light participants, the one-of-a-kind The Red Queen wall hanging is a 35” x 15” masterpiece with a retail value of $1,500. The vibrant Red Queen reveals an artist at the pinnacle of her iconic artistic journey. Bidding starts at $100.
You can own this one of a kind, gorgeous piece of artwork! The auction will run from now through April 30 at 12pm. Don't delay in making your bid. And all proceeds benefit Western High School and its determined, deserving students! t "Espi Frazier's body of work is beautiful and expressive, not to mention a true 'find' for discerning collectors." Kathleen Hamill, Director Modern & Contemporary Art, Alex Cooper Auctioneers
To learn more about the artist and view more of Espi Frazier's work, visit her website.
Introducing the Creator of the Shine the Light Shawl Espi Frazier is a career artist and an extraordinary talent. A graduate of the Maryland Institute College of Art (MICA) and recently retired, beloved teacher of 27 years at Friends School of Baltimore, Ms. Frazier's work is exhibited at the Baltimore Museum of Art and many galleries.
Ms. Frazier's one-of-a-kind gorgeous crocheted shawls are wearable art. You now have a chance to join elite collectors from all over the country who acquire her fiber art through The Society of Arts and Crafts in Boston.
Now you have a chance to win and wear your own Espi Frazier shawl! Exclusively offered to Shine the Light participants, this shawl is an especially historic, rare collectible as it was created during the 2020 pandemic, providing Ms. Frazier uplift as she worked with bright jewel colors and whimsical artistic elements. The shawl will bring joy, cheer and new beginnings to the lucky winner!
With tickets at only $10 each, please buy several for your best chance to win. And, remember, all proceeds benefit Western High School and its determined, deserving students!