Essence Magazine says, “Her paintings capture the soul of New Orleans.”
New Orleans Time Picayune, called her "Sweet Essence of Success"
The New York Times called her “Noteworthy.”
Gumbo YaYa: An Anthology of African American Woman Artists. listed her as a major artist of our time
New Orleans artist
Margaret Slade Kelley shares the flavor of New Orleans with visitors from around the world. In vibrant colors, she recreates scenes that depict the character and culture of the city. Her series of work, Playing for Tips™ pay tribute to the local artists who perform in the streets of the historical, French Quarter. These images portray the spirit that is uniquely New Orleans.
We invite you to view and shop on our secure website where the artist will autograph each open edition print. In addition, signed and numbered limited editions are available on this website. Alternatively, if you are in the wonderful city of New Orleans, you can stop in one of the many stores selling her work. From the Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport to the French Market—in hotel gift shops, upscale galleries, Decatur, Canal, and Bourbon Street tourist shops—her beautiful impressionistic images are available in giclees, limited editions, posters, prints and t-shirts.
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