Adele Louise Shaw was first inspired by her grandmother’s oil paints when she was six years old. She’s maintained a burning determination to engage the creative spirit ever since. She received her B.F.A. from the Maryland Institute, College of Art in 1989, and has furthered her studies in Italy, New York, Vermont, California, Mexico, Thailand, and Japan.
Adele’s work is influenced by her spiritual practices, music, natural materials, and the powers of nature. Her work fuses her