Patty’s artwork was on display during the St. Johns River Summit last week. She also had a photograph chosen for their calendar.
ArtWorthy: Patty Weeks
Being an artist is always my main occupation.
Artist or advocate?
Artistic tool of choice?
Paintbrush and canvas.
First artistic memory?
Drawing models and designing their clothes as I was inspired from reading Modeling with Millie comics.
Defining moment as an artist?
In the sixth grade when I was chosen to draw twelve posters for the twelve days of Christmas.
Inspiration or perspiration?
Mostly inspiration. If there is too much perspiration involved then I lose my passion for that piece.
Favorite art related possession at the moment?
My digital camera.
Why St. Johns County?
I moved here to North Beach when I was sixteen and I’m so thankful that I did.