In a studio facing Greenport Harbor, a large desk is a transient home to pieces of birch wood and paper, each making their voyage from blank canvas to finished art. Walls are covered with encouraging letters and notes to the artist, and photos of loved ones remind her to stay focused and finish the work at hand. Shelves of art books are a given, with charcoal smudges on antique and handmade canisters holding the necessary creative tools in an inspired space. This is the studio of Kelly Franké.
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