Type Of Business:
Working as a watercolor artist; Painting landscapes, water scenes and flowers
Works of art, including oils, acrylics and watercolors; Painting furniture and glassware; Art instruction for individuals and groups
Favorite Business Publication:
Art; Painting; Boating; Fishing; Pianist; Bible study; Water sports; Travel; Reading; Music; Cooking
College Coursework, Abraham Baldwin College; Piano Studies (Eight Years); Private Art Lessons (Nine Years); High School
NAPS; Art League; Arts Council; Women's Club of Florida
Pianist, Hillcrest Baptist Church; Bible Leader, Hillcrest Baptist Church; Retired Postmaster, Palatka, FL; FBI, Jacksonville, FL
Throughout the duration of your career, what was the one highlight that stood out the most?:
The most gratifying aspect of her career is that her art and her music are proudly displayed and listened to in many businesses, homes, libraries and galleries throughout the South.
What Does He/She Attribute Success To:
She attributes her success to being naturally talented in the arts since she was a child, combined with the fact that she has studied under several outstanding artists. Presently, she is studying with Mr. Hercel Stallard, a well-known and respected artist in the Northeast Florida area.
Extended Bio Profile:
Ms. Mason began her career in Jacksonville, FL with the FBI and retired as the postmaster in Palatka, FL. She began playing as the pianist for her Church in Pavo, GA, which is near Thomasville, at the age of 11. In recent years, she has performed solos at San Marco Square in Venice Italy and at the Queen Victoria Building in Sydney, Australia. Today, she serves God as the pianist at Hillcrest Baptist Church, and is also a Bible study leader.
Position Responsibilities and Duties:
Writing, composing, singing and recording her own musical creations in addition to her wonderful works of art; Painting in all mediums, with watercolor as her favorite
Artwork Published, Art League Calendar; Award, The Woman’s Club of Palatka; 100's of Art Awards, Various Organizations