Elaine O'Neil 2013 "Luv This Place" Calendar
UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center is thrilled that noted textile collage artist Elaine O'Neil has once again produced a limited edition calendar with twelve original scenes that highlight the beauty and character of North Carolina. A portion of the proceeds will benefit the N.C. Cancer Hospital.
|All artwork © 2012 Elaine O’Neil, used with permission.|
Elaine O'Neil creates each image using a myriad of fabric colors and textures, all painstakingly sewn together to create whimsical and realistic portrayals of scenes from the mountains to the coast. Her high-quality art calendars make a great gift for anyone who loves the natural beauty and distinctive features of North Carolina - whether they live here or are far from home. Your purchase supports programs at the N.C. Cancer Hospital, the state's only public cancer hospital.
About the Artist
O'Neil graduated from Philadelphia College of Textiles and Science, earning a BS degree in textile design. She is great-granddaughter to a lighthouse keeper, granddaughter to a farmer, daughter of an ardent seamstress, and mother to three sons. O'Neil's ties to her past are ever present.
Her work has been featured and exhibited in galleries from the coast of Maine to midtown Manhattan to shops in the Appalachian mountains of North Carolina.
Elaine talked about last year's calendar on WCHL - listen to the interview.