Fri Jul 1, 2022

Art in the gardens

Artist Debbie Conway poses with a piece that she painted Saturday in the backyard of Alex Munroe’s Baldwin Woods home during the garden tour.
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Approximately 250 people took advantage of the chance to admire nine Whiteville-area gardens Saturday during a tour organized by Whiteville Garden Club. In many of the gardens, guests had an opportunity to hear musicians performing and see artists at work. Garden Tour Committee Chair Brenda Jolly said Saturday offered “perfect weather” and the club “couldn’t have asked for a better day” in June. 

Artist Jenny Greco poses with one of her paintings that were on display in the backyard of her McKenzie Woods home.

Artist Gaye Sanders Fisher takes a break from painting to pose for a photo with son John Fisher in his Runnymede garden that was on tour Saturday.

Columbus County native and author Vinson Bowers autographed copies of his book at the Reuben Brown House.

Author Thurston Pope, a native of Whiteville, signed copies of his book “Maggie’s Secret Garden.”

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