Charlene Deleel's Profile
I live and breathe what I do; and that is changing the way people see themselves and the world around them through art. Never having had anyone sit me down and tell me how things are done...I pretty much had to figure things out for myself. I consider myself the jack-of-all tradesman. Okay no plumbing, but just the same I: sew, knit, paint, carve, construct, design, re-design, re-purpose, build, and create just about anything you can think of. Known best for my ability to take old objects, like your grandmother's sideboard and turning it into a functional work of art. I love painting milkcans and sap buckets...old saw blades, with memories form the past that remind us how we got here to this point in our lives. I tend to keep to an Adirondack stylization in my creations. It is what I know, it's where I live; and most importantly my inspiration.
For the past nearly 25 years I spent my time doing…
- Joined January 9, 2012
- Charlene Deleel
- Saranac Lake, NY, United States