Linda was selected as the 2012 Poster Artist for Piccolo Spoleto. Her image, "Contrappunto," appeared on posters, programs, and other promotional materials for the festival. Piccolo Spoleto, founded by the City of Charleston Office of Cultural Affairs in 1979, is an outreach arm of Spoleto Festival USA. The festivals run from the end of May through the beginning of June. Go to www.piccolospoleto.com for more information.
Contrappunto means one or more independent melodies added above or below a given melody. Contrappunto also is a metaphor for all of the art forms that combine to create a city-wide arts festival.
This mixed-media work was created using watercolor, gouache, pastel, and pencil.