Virginia Carnes

Paradise Mystery IVc
Virginia Carnes studied at the Atlanta College of Art and earned a master's degree from the University of Georgia in Athens. She taught at the Westminster Schools in Atlanta and has received public thanks from former students who are now artists themselves.
In 1989 Carnes was recognized by the Teacher-Artist Program of the Marie Walsh Sharpe Art Foundation in Colorado for excellence in teaching and artistic achievement. Her painting Paradise Mystery IVc  (1984) is part of Georgia's State Art Collection.
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Brady, James. "Virginia Carnes." New Georgia Encyclopedia. 15 January 2016. Web. 18 February 2020.
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