Yenny ( Jenny Archbold) was born in South America, Colombia, lived for many years in Kenner, LA and moved to Plano, TX . and recently relocated back to Kenner. She is a Graphic/Commercial and Fine Artist. She was introduced to (her favorite medium) oil, by the lated New Orleanian Painter, John R. Campbell and has mastered other mediums such as: pencil, ink, pastel, watercolor and acrylic.
She first taught watercolor to seniors for the "People Program", during fall 2008.
Yenny enjoys practicing her creativity as joy, healing, therapy, way of living, entertainment, and gratefulness.
She had Solo Exhibitions at :
"Mardi Gras in Plano" at the Plano Courtyard & Theater
2014 Marriot Hotel , New Orleans, LA - 2009 ArtEgg Studios, New Orleans , LA - 2006
The Ballard Artwalk, Seatle, WA, - 2007
Mardi Gras Art Exhibit-Creole Garden, New Orleans, LA, - 2015 Art Bloom, Historic Downtown Mckinney, TX - 2013 Second Saturday of the Month Art walk- Orison Gallery , TX , - 2013
Showcased at the Allen Public Library at the "What's on Display" during the month of June, 2011.
Laura Moore -Fine Art Studios-Historic Downtown McKinney, TX 2011
Second Saturday of the Month Featured Artist, Garret Gallery, Historic Downtown Mckinney, TX - 2012
Participated at the "Paint Downtown Frisco 2011" in the Frisco, TX area
Created and served as curator for "Legacy Merchant Night Event 2009" art Exhibit, sponsored by Plano
Liberty Tax Service and local merchants of the area.
Awarded Second Place at the Lakeside Art-Show-2008 by the Metairie Art Guild in the Metairie, LA area.
Participated at the "Pirate Alley" and the "French Quarter Festival Art-Show 2008".
Visions of Relief, Khipu Visions www.geminimoonpress.com, 27 Feb 2008
In this first publication of Visions of Relief, the inspired strength and inner joy of the individual is expressed in a Mardi Gras image by New Orleans artist Jenny Archbold.