Philadelphia, PA – Clarksdale’s Marshall Bouldin, III will be the proud recipient of the Portrait Society of America‘s Gold Medal Award at their “The Art of the Portrait” conference currently being held in Philadelphia, PA. Go Marshall!
Almost a year ago, Poor William, aka Billy Howell, did a feature story on Marshall (Magical Madge’s cousin, her father Bouldin Marley and Marshall were first cousins) for the Clarksdale Press Register‘s annual Coahoma Living. We told you about it on the post titled: MARSHALL BOULDIN AND TROY CATCHINGS: PEERLESS ARTISTS.
If you can get your hands on the cover article by Billy Howell in Coahoma Living 2011, you will garner a keen insight into the brilliance and tenderness of this special man, Marshall Bouldin. By the way, the issue won the “Best Special Section” award in the Press Register’s division with the Mississippi Press Association(MPA).
In the meantime, Marshall and two of his sons, Jamie and Bo, are in [Read more...]