Meg Quinlisk

Diagnosed with Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis at the age of thirteen, Quinlisk discovered painting as a way to keep her hands flexible and to ease her arthritis pain. Her oil paintings reflect a love of nature and gardening, highlighting “the beautiful contrast between dark and light, vibrant colors and unique shapes.” Through her work, Quinlisk wants to “evoke the childhood wonder buried deep within us all.” She has exhibited her work around West Chester, Pennsylvania. She received her Bachelor of Science in Computer Science at Shippensburg University and worked at the DuPont Company as a computer analyst, designing computer technology for the physically disabled