Studio 112 and a half in Shawnee, Oklahoma, is honored to be welcoming Amanda Christine Shelton, as the featured artist in ‘The Art Show’ which opens, with an Artist reception, on Saturday, April 7 at 6:30 p.m.

Amanda Christine Shelton lives in Oklahoma and makes mixed media art. 

She creates 2-dimensional acrylic, oil, and mixed media paintings incorporating nature and fantasy. She also paints custom portraits, pet portraits, and murals, and shoots natural photographs around the state. She has been featured in ‘Professional Artist’ magazine for her blog posts, and has created work for the State of Oklahoma and exhibits at the Oklahoma History Center. Amanda studied cognitive psychology at the University of Oklahoma and lives in OKC with her husband. 

Sharing the spotlight in ‘The Art Show’ with Amanda will be Janey Taylor and Leighla Beteta

Janey Taylor is a mother, wife, and grandmother. She lives in Earlsboro, with her husband and some of their kids. She is a graduate of Seminole State with an Associates of Art degree, and a graduate of St. Gregory’s University with a Bachelor’s of Science/Social Sciences degree.

Leighla Beteta is a student at Oklahoma Baptist University in Shawnee. Her major is art and one of her mentors is Delayna Trim at The Mabee-Gerrer Museum of Art in Shawnee.

The Show will kick off on Saturday, April 7 with an Artist Reception between 6:30 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. The art will be on display and for sale until the 28st of April.

 The Studio is open 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesdays through Fridays, 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Saturdays and Sunday afternoons.

Studio 112 and a half is a working art studio and gallery dedicated to providing display and working space to both established and emerging artists in Oklahoma and beyond.

“We encourage local and Oklahoma wide artists to come and enjoy this little bit of creative space and be inspired to create their own Art whilst they’re here,” said Douglas Gordon.