CountyAnne Arundel County
Artist StatementI started painting when I was young and its has come to a place of passion for me. Not only a passion, but a lifestyle and a way to express my thoughts and feelings. I use colorful movement throughout the canvas to inspire generations to embrace ideas not yet disclosed.
Born in Pittsburgh and now a resident of Maryland, April Brown, known as the Art Missionary of BLACCARTZ, has been a mixed medium artist since the year 2000. She has always had a passion for art, but in high school, she discovered her notable medium, acrylic on canvas. Brown, a self taught painter, finds her inspiration from other well known artist, such as Frida Kahlo and Jacob Lawrence, as well as through Black culture in America. When she isn't hosting a paint & sip or painting her next masterpiece, she enjoys spending to with her husband, also an Artist & Photographer, and her two boys,