Lincolnton, NC – Gallery 27 is proud to present, “The Whimsical World of Robert Webb”. The exhibits opening reception is Saturday, Nov. 16th, from 6:00-8:00 PM. The event is free and open to the public. The exhibit runs Nov.16th – Dec. 22.
Webb’s passion working with and educating children directly correlates with this collection of pen and wash illustrations. Audiences of all ages, especially the child at heart, will be entertained by Webb’s creative imagination and delightful sense of humor. Webb hopes you are able to reconnect with your inner child by the fantastical world of giants named Henry, buses that house cities, and treehouse worlds.
Robert Webb is a self-taught artist. His interest in art was kickstarted early in his childhood by an elementary school art teacher in Rock Hill, SC. He served in the United States Navy immediately following high school. Afterwards, he started his own business as an athletic consultant for cheerleading teams across the nation. He is currently working at Cherryville HS as the school’s Remediation Specialist. He has pursued and practiced in many mediums over the past 30+ years. His favorite being line and wash, he also enjoys woodworking, photography, and mixed media. He recently was awarded a Gold Star Award from The Book Designer for the book cover art of A Mark on my Soul by author Jordan Greene.