FEAR FACTORY Singer's Wife Captures Beauty Of Central Pennsylvania Through Her Paintings

Wayne Laepple of The York Daily Record reports that central Pennsylvania-based artist Amy Abattoir — who is married to FEAR FACTORY singer Burton C. Bell — has been working on a series of paintings she calls "Driving in the Pennsylvania Dusk." A six-painting preview of the series is on display at Cherry Alley Cafe in Lewisburg.

Abattoir and Bell and their three children (Violet Morning Bell, Atticus Wolf Bell, and Vivian Honoree Bell) moved to Milton a few years ago.

"Your mind can relax and expand out here," she explained. "It's really an affordable high-class area for artists."

Abattoir's studio occupies the third floor of their large home in Milton. It's flooded with light from windows on all four sides.

"This is bigger than some entire apartments I've lived in," she laughed.

"I can work on a painting while the kids are napping," she continued. "I can carve out a few hours every day."

Her husband is often away on tour for weeks at a time, but he also has significant down time when he's home.

"When he's home, he's really home," she said. "We sort of trade time. He works at night, and I work in the afternoon."

Read the entire article from The York Daily Record.

For samples of Amy Abattoir's work, visit www.amyabattoir.com.

Images below courtesy of AmyAbattoir.com


Posted in: News


To comment on a BLABBERMOUTH.NET story or review, you must be logged in to an active personal account on Facebook. Once you're logged in, you will be able to comment. User comments or postings do not reflect the viewpoint of BLABBERMOUTH.NET and BLABBERMOUTH.NET does not endorse, or guarantee the accuracy of, any user comment. To report spam or any abusive, obscene, defamatory, racist, homophobic or threatening comments, or anything that may violate any applicable laws, use the "Report to Facebook" and "Mark as spam" links that appear next to the comments themselves. To do so, click the downward arrow on the top-right corner of the Facebook comment (the arrow is invisible until you roll over it) and select the appropriate action. You can also send an e-mail to blabbermouthinbox(@)gmail.com with pertinent details. BLABBERMOUTH.NET reserves the right to "hide" comments that may be considered offensive, illegal or inappropriate and to "ban" users that violate the site's Terms Of Service. Hidden comments will still appear to the user and to the user's Facebook friends. If a new comment is published from a "banned" user or contains a blacklisted word, this comment will automatically have limited visibility (the "banned" user's comments will only be visible to the user and the user's Facebook friends).