Carol Pelletier is the Chair of Fine Arts and Professor of Art at Endicott College, located on the north shore of Boston. She received her BFA through the University of Maine and MFA from James Madison University.  Carol has taught multiple workshops on painting and cold wax methods at some of New England's well known art institutions such as, the Truro Center for the Arts at Castle Hill on Cape Cod, Snow Farm in Williamsburg, Ma, the International Encaustic Conference in Provincetown and the Peabody Essex Museum in Salem Massachusetts.  Carol has worked on multiple curatorial and juried exhibitions, including recent projects such as, Organic to Geometric: Investigations in Surface and Structure at the Heftler Gallery and the members exhibition at the Rocky Neck Cultural Center in Gloucester, Ma. She has exhibited in over 60 solo and group shows nationwide, including the Cynthia Winings Gallery, Julie Heller East, the Attleboro Art Museum, the Becket Arts Center, the Huntington Museum of Art, the Oglebay Institute, Soren Christensen, Isalos Fine Art, Olson-Larsen Gallery, Berea College and Marietta College to name a few. She has received three National Endowment for the Arts Grants, including a Fellowship grant to honor her achievement in the field of Fine Arts. She has also received a Mellon Foundation grant and is a Salzburg Fellow. Her work has been in multiple catalog exhibitions and publications including the most recent show at the Julie Heller Gallery in Provincetown, MA, titled Thinking Sideways, curated by Nancy Natale. Other publications include, the New American Paintings juried by Beth Venn, Studio Visit Magazine, juried by Carl Belz, Creative Quarterly, Bloom Literary Journal in Los Angeles, ProWax Journal, Artscope: New England's Culture Magazine, Visual Overture and RiverLit Magazines. She is represented by the Cynthia Winings Gallery in Blue Hill, Maine. Carol splits her time between a small island in Maine and Cape Ann located on the north shore of Boston Massachusetts.