About Us - Kitty and
Kitty Gorrell began seriously studying art as a young adult and her creative drive has taken her from a determined beginner to an active professional artist specializing in subjects drawn from nature and her heritage. Following 20 years as a retail business owner, Kitty closed River Front Gallery in 2004 and today works as an Independent Artist, Instructor, Author and Promoter of the Arts. In 2006, the West Virginia Division of Culture and History presented Kitty with the “Order of the Arts and Historical Letters” award in recognition of outstanding service in the performing or fine arts in West Virginia .
Chuck Gorrell, is a retired Vibration Analysis Specialist for Crompton Chemical Company. He is the sole producer and source for the KG ©Kanvas Karriers, a specialty carrier for protecting and transporting wet oil paintings. He also manages Gorrell’s Custom Framing and his specialty frames have found their way into homes and businesses around the country. Gorrell’s Custom Framing is a branch of Gorrell Enterprises located near the Kitty Gorrell Studio.