Charles Poe

Charles utilizes his studio time to the fullest and is incredibly prolific. If he is not behind the sewing machine crafting an exquisite doll complete with faux hair and specialty made clothing he is honing his Bob Ross inspired painting style. Charles has taught himself how to master materials such as charcoal, acrylic, clay, and plaster cast. His illustration style is dark and dramatic, and he often works in series. He loves creating images of his favorite wrestling stars, musicians, and historical figures. In addition to sewing detailed masks, he makes amazing puppets, custom dolls, and hyper-realistic paintings.

Exhibition History

2023

Open Door Collective – Open Door Art Studio & Gallery

This Inspired That – Open Door Art Studio & Gallery

2022

Call of the Wild – North Market

Open Door Art Studio Collection – 1600 Watermark

Open Door Art Studio Collection – 1650 Watermark Intake/MUI

Open Door Art Studio Collection – Art at 185

Intellinetics Open House– Intellinetics, Inc.

2021

Holiday Hoopla – Shadowbox Live Theater

Christmas Eve Mass – St Luke’s United Methodist Church

Decades– Open Door Art Studio & Gallery

2019

All Around Town – Blockfort

Open Door Art Studio Collection – Upper Arlington Public Library

This Inspired That – Open Door Art Studio & Gallery

Walk of Fame – Open Door Art Studio & Gallery

Vista: A Voyagers View – Franklin Park Conservatory

Holiday Hoopla – Shadowbox Live Theater

Open Door Collection – North Market

2018

Animal Kingdom – Open Door Art Studio & Gallery

Open Door Art Studio Collection – German Village Meeting Haus

Open Door Art Studio Collection – Blackburn Community Center

Open Door Art Studio Collection – Gahanna City Hall

Holiday Hoopla – Shadowbox Live Theater

Open Door Collection – 1650 Watermark

Horizons – Open Door Art Studio & Gallery

2017
Efflorescence – Franklin Park Conservatory Cardinal Health Gallery
German Village Meeting Haus – 
Columbus, OH
Open Door Collection – 1650 Watermark
Masterpieces – 
Open Door Art Studio & Gallery

All You Can Eat– Open Door Art Studio & Gallery

Human– Open Door Art Studio & Gallery

Art You Afraid of the Art– Open Door Art Studio & Gallery

All That Glitters- Open Door Art Studio & Gallery

2016
Alladin’s Exhibition – Alladin’s Eatery
America – Open Door Art Studio & Gallery
Are You Afraid of the Art? – Open Door Art Studio & Gallery
Complementary – Carnegie Gallery
Frame of Mind – Open Door Art Studio & Gallery
This Inspired That – Open Door Art Studio & Gallery

2015
Are You Afraid of the Art? Open Door Art Studio & Gallery
Don’t Be Square – Open Door Art Studio & Gallery
Rock, Paper, Scissors – Open Door Art Studio & Gallery
The Plot Thickens – Open Door Art Studio & Gallery
This Inspired That – Open Door Art Studio & Gallery

2014
Are You Afraid of the Art? – Open Door Art Studio & Gallery
Big and Small Wonders – Open Door Art Studio & Gallery
Flora & Fauna – Open Door Art Studio & Gallery
Red Hot – Open Door Art Studio & Gallery
2013
Are You Afraid of the Art? – Open Door Art Studio & Gallery
Home – Open Door Art Studio & Gallery
This Inspired That – Open Door Art Studio & Gallery
Small Wonders – Open Door Art Studio & Gallery

2012
Are You Afraid of the Art? – Open Door Art Studio & Gallery
Art From the Other Side – Carnegie Gallery
Pieces of Me – Open Door Art Studio & Gallery
Outside/In – Open Door Art Studio & Gallery
This Inspired That – Open Door Art Studio & Gallery

Key Skills

Painting
Drawing
Sculpture
Photography
Photoshop

Mediums

Acrylic & Watercolor
Graphite & Colored Pencil
Oil Pastels
Clay
Paper Mache

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