Artists Featured at the Town Offices

The Month of August we are featuring the art work of Terri Petrie Severance.
Stop by the town offices and check out her work.


All prints are available for purchase in a variety of sizes.
Please contact Terri for details.

Artists's Biography - Terri Petrie Severance

All of the works in this show are creations using collage/paper and pastel.  The original pieces of the work will serve as the artwork for a collection of "fairy cards" for children and their parents.  According to Terri her art is inspired by the children that come and play in her world, by nature and what lives in her being.

Terri Severance has been a resident of Shelburne for the past 15 years. She owns and operates Terri's Morning Garden, a Waldorf-inspired preschool for 3-5 year olds. She has also created and run Fairie and Gnome camps in the summer for 20+ years.  Terri is a trained Waldorf high school art teacher, a mother of two grown daughters, a granddaughter, and a former foster parent.

Terri has studied at Antioch College in Yellow Springs, Ohio and she has traveled and studied art on the Island of Paros, Greece at the Aegean School of Fine Arts. Terri has an Associates in Fine Arts, and a Bachelors in Liberal Studies from Community College of Vermont and Johnson State College.  She is trained and certified as a Soul Coach, having studied with Denis Linn and has done extensive work with Soul Collage.