A St. Louis Missouri native with a B.A. in painting from Webster University, Genevieve paints in acrylics and mixed media. She is an award winning artist and her work is collected locally, nationally and internationally. Esson has completed 7 public art projects. The latest: She just completed a painting of a hummingbird design on a Traffic Signal Box for the City of Manchester in Missouri. KSDK and Channel 11 News in St. Louis, Missouri aired coverage on the Traffic Signal Boxes in Manchester, MO! Here is the link: Manchester Turning Traffic Boxes Into Works Of Art She has painted four 4' high cake sculptures for the 250th birthday celebration of St. Louis: Cakeway To The West. Her cake locations are The Missouri Botanical Garden at Ridgeway Center, The Compton Hill Water Tower in St. Louis City, Lincoln Douglas Square in Alton & the Payne Gentry House in Bridgeton. You may see photos of her cakes on Flickr: STL250 Cakes by Genevieve Addresses where the cakes are located and more info about STL250: STL250 Leaderboard In October 2013 she designed a poster & a shed mural for the Franz Park Community Garden in October 2014. Click here to view the shed on Flickr.com: Franz Park Community Garden Shed Mural Please click the right arrow to see all sides and close-up. Another recent public art project in 2013 was a painted fiberglass dog statue for the Hanley & Harry Project for the Animal Protective Association's 90 Year Birthday Bash. You may view her dog 'Hunt For The Unicorn On A Full Moon' here: The Hanley & Harry Project Twenty artists were selected to paint 10 dogs and 10 cats sculpted by St. Louis artist Harry Weber. The project was launched in June 2013 to help raise money for the APA. Each dog and cat was auctioned off to the highest bidder. Esson's dog was bought by Parkcrest Plastic Surgery in Creve Coeur. It resides in their place of business. Another public art project was an eco-mural for Metro Bus Arts In Transit in St. Louis, sponsored by Missouri Botanical Garden and Ameren Missouri, completed September, 2011. Click here to view the Metro Bus: Missouri Botanical Garden Eco-Art Bus Genevieve was one of 54 artists selected to paint a larger-than-life butterfly statue for Wings In The City, sponsored by Barnes Jewish Childrens Hospital and Palliative Care. Her butterfly, 'Le Milieu Mode' was bought by Dierbergs Family Markets. It is now on permanent display at their corporate headquarters in Chesterfield, Missouri. Click here to view it on Flickr: Le Mileau Mode She has also painted a life-sized lion statue for University City In Bloom. This lion statue was dedicated November 26, 2011 and was installed at Heman Park in University City: University City In Bloom Garden Tour Slide Show Click here to view the lion front and back on FAA: University City in Bloom Painted Lion Statue Esson also painted another lion statue for the University City Roaring Lions Birthday Bash in 2009. She was one of 9 artists chosen to decorate a lion. You may view this lion on Flicker. It is called 'Winding Earthcamo Lion': University City Roaring Lions
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