Local painter leads the votes for the Biltmore wine label contest

Local painter leads the votes for the Biltmore wine label contest-attachment0

Local artist Marcus Thomas is currently leading the online poll for Biltmore Estate’s “Design our 2012 Christmas at Biltmore wine label” contest. Voting ends on Thursday, Feb. 29.

You can vote here.

Thomas has been featured in Art Scene Asheville. Since an accident left him nearly paralyzed, he’s been painting his intricate, lifelike works by holding a brush in his teeth.

Here, local filmmaker Bob Peck captured a bit of Thomas’ process:

About Alli Marshall
Alli Marshall is the arts section editor at Mountain Xpress. She's lived in Asheville for more than 20 years and loves live music, visual art, fiction and friendly dogs. Alli is the winner of the 2016 Thomas Wolfe Fiction Prize and the author of the novel "How to Talk to Rockstars," published by Logosophia Books. Follow me @alli_marshall

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