An oil portrait of Patti Malone will grace the original stone fireplace of Scout Music House as a tribute to the woman who went from a young slave to international singer.
Athens Art League announced Monday, April 16, that artist Ann Moeller Steverson of Madison received the commission to paint Malone’s portrait. Athens Arts League received a $4,500 grant from Muscle Shoals National Heritage Area to commission the portrait.
Read more: Patti Malone Portrait Project
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