Noted for her artistic ability in her youth, Pennock was given tutoring in oil painting, at the age of 12. Continuing that training, Carol received an Associate of Fine Arts degree, Mount Aloysius Junior College, Cresson, PA and a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree, College Misericordia, Dallas, PA. A career teaching art included junior high and elementary school level instruction. Currently, she conducts occasional workshops.
Pennock is now residing at her home, the Back Creek Inn Bed & Breakfast in Solomons, Maryland. She often uses her surroundings for inspiration. She enjoys expressing the drama of color caused by the changing light and the transparency of shadows. Carol works in oils, watercolor, colored pencil and stained glass. She currently works from her studio in Solomons and displays her work throughout the Inn. MORE
Locally, Pennock has exhibited work at Cecil's Old Mill; was a charter member of the Arts Alliance of St. Mary's College of Maryland; and was co-chairman of the Arts Alliance regional art exhibit of Southern Maryland. She won best of show 1991 atthe Arts Alliance regional art exhibit and was community choice 1992 at Carmen's Gallery.
Other exhibits in which she has participated include:
"Artfest" Annmarie Sculpture Garden & Arts Center, Dowell, Maryland
Unique Boutique, California, Maryland
One Woman Show 1993, Mount Aloysius College, Cresson, PA
One Woman Show 1997 and 2007 at Back Creek Inn B&B
1997 selected by Calvert Memorial Hospital for the CreativeWomen of Calvert County calendar
1999 NorthEnd Gallery's Community Art Show winner
Carol has been affiliated with:
San Jose Gallery, Jacksonville, FL
Savannah School of Design Gallery, Savannah, Georgia
Jonah Designs, Tuckhannock, PA
Carmen's Gallery, Solomons, MD
NorthEnd Gallery, Leonardtown, MD.