Melissa Snarr

Melissa Snarr

Melissa, a native of Ohio, moved to Clinton County to attend Wilmington College, where she met and married her husband Michael Snarr. She …

 

Marcy Hawley

Marcy Hawley

Marcy grew up in Boston, Massachusetts, and attended college in Ohio before moving to Wilmington in 1978. She then invested herself in the local community, taking …

 

Mark Rembert & Taylor Stuckert

Mark Rembert & Taylor Stuckert

Mark grew up in Wilmington and graduated from Wilmington High School in 2003, where he proceeded on to earn his degree in Economics from Haverford College …

 

Larry Gara

Larry Gara

Larry began his life in San Antonio, Texas then moved on to Pennsylvania where he lived out most of his young life. During World …

 

Nancy Pickard

Nancy Pickard

Nancy moved from Highland County to Wilmington in 1959 for the Wilmington College Agricultural program. After graduating with her degree from Wilmington as one of the …

 

Kent Pickard

Kent Pickard

“I thought I’d get away from this…you never know where you’ll end up.”  Kent grew up in the mountains of Oklahoma with three siblings; when …

 

Carol Darnell

Carol Darnell

Carol moved from Texas to Beavercreek, Ohio in 1969. She took up painting and photography after a childhood of playing musical instruments, she still plays a …

 

Eleanor Harris

Eleanor Harris

Eleanor was born in Jeffersonville, Ohio. She then earned a degree in cosmetology and open her beauty salon. In 1969 her husband became pastor of the …

 

About the project

About the project

The nine portraits were created to share the stories that I have heard over the past few months, and convey the experiences of these community …

 

A celebration of community art

A celebration of community art

The Illustrated Lives of Clinton County was displayed at the South Street Gallery in Wilmington, Ohio from August 14th – September 17th. The Wilmington Community …