Peggy Neuman, Art Instructor
Peggy Neuman has been a teacher and professional artist since 1970, who recently relocated to Raleigh from New Mexico.
After earning her Bachelors degree in Education from Ohio University in Athens, she worked as a teacher and administrator in the Oak Park, Illinois and Durango, Colorado public schools and taught intermediate watercolor at the Fort Lewis College Elderhostl.
In addition, she
has taught both private individual and group lessons and workshops, for all ages, in the skills of Creative Writing, Art
and "Releasing Your Creative Spirit".
As an artist and the owner of Peggy Neuman Fine Arts Studio, Peggy works in water-based media, watercolor, acrylic, mixed-media, and collage.
also writes poetry and is working on a series of books.
work has garnered awards and recognition at multiple exhibitions and invitationals, including Grand Champion at LaPlata Fair, Featured Artist in several galleries, and being published in both "Southwest Art" & "Arts & Antiques" magazines.
also acted as Board Member and Exhibit Chairwoman for the Durango Arts Center
creative passions are: the inspiring and guiding of her
students in the exploration and fulfillment of their creative endeavors and dreams, as well as her
own painting, creativity, and writing.