Virginia's Blue Ridge is Open for Business!

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Rita P. Carroll

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My love of art began at an early age. I enjoyed drawing all through school. Never thought of painting a picture! Way back in 1965, my husband purchased a small set of oils for me, I was hooked. Now as an artist I still love to paint with the oil but watercolors is my chosen medium.