Linda L. Martin
1978 BA Fine Arts Stetson, University
Entrepreneurial Business Classes Lord Fairfax Community College 1994
1968-74 Touring with family writing and arranging music, variety programs and public relations material
1974-81 New World Puppets Inc Vice President and Artistic Director
1982-1986 Taught art in private schools and develop riding and training program.
1986-1990 recovering from long illness
1988 Declared permanently disabled
1992-2002 freelance features and events writer
1993-present developing curriculum for Fine Art Instruction for homesschoolers, teaching privately.
1993 unified all artistic endeavors under L. L. Martin Artistic and Photographic Services.
1994-present photo documenting horse racing, farms, and field events.
1995-1999 Official Photographer for Great Meadow Twilight Polo
1996-1999 Developed and published Horsewatchers thoroughbred fan publication promoting the racing industry in the mid-Atlantic region
1997 first poetry and photography published
2000-ongoing web design to help promote work
2001 Judd-Crossman Gallery Online to showcase work
2003 40 plus Folk/Americanna songs copyrighted
LIFE TIME Achievements
1974 Exhibited in various art shows in 1970s, 80s, 90’s and currently, Including:
1978 One Woman Show Stetson University
1980 Underwood Gallery One Woman Show
1991 Featured Gallery Exhibition Berryville, VA
1994 Featured Gallery Exhibition Front Royal, VA
1991 Winchester Star/Warren Sentinel
1994 Fauquier Democrat (Horse and Field Sports section.)
Works currently in private collections in Canada, Great Britain, Germany, Japan and in the following states in the USA: California, District of Colombia, Florida, Delaware, Indiana, Illinois, Kentucky, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia
Works in Corporate/Institutional Collections:
Stetson University Deland, Florida
Nerangis Enterprises Inc. Winchester, Virginia
Virginia Equine Educational Foundation New Kent Virginia