RODNEY ALLEN is a Beaufort South Carolina realist painter of richly diverse subject matter whose focus over recent years have attuned to capturing in oil and acrylic the extraordinary beauty of the South Carolina Low Country. His artistic process began in early childhood under the artistic influences of three older siblings. Now, his primary source of inspiration is simply the magnificence of the Low Country sunrise and sunset and all things in between. The natural colors and hues, contrasting shapes and compositions that make up the Low Country landscape characterize his art.
Mr. Allen is a Grumbacher certified fine arts instructor, worked as an instructor of fine arts at Mather Academy and has conducted workshops for Michaels Arts and Craft and has worked on many independent projects in the South Carolina low country and abroad. He has received numerous awards for his achievements as an artist.