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CannonArts is the website and portfolio of Christine Cannon. Christine is an artist and designer with as varied a career path as her tastes. She founded CannonArts LLC as her artistic practice in 2014.  

She was born and raised in Lagrange, GA. She works in both traditional and digital media and shows her work regionally through the southeast. A graduate of Columbus State University, she earned a BFA in Studio Art and continued to the University of South Carolina School of Visual Art and Design where she earned an MFA in Studio Art with an emphasis in Painting.


She is a lifelong learner and professional creative.

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Curriculum Vitae


Master’s Degree in Fine Arts, The University of South Carolina, May 2012

Bachelor’s Degree in Fine Art, Studio Arts Columbus State University, May 2007


Software Skills:

Adobe Creative Suite: InDesign, Illustrator, Lightroom, Photoshop, PremierPro, Express

Procreate, Shapr3D, Cura, Vetric V-Carve


Traditional Skills:

Drawing, Painting, and Illustration methods and practices married with modern design practices.

Maker Skills:

3D modeling with Shapr3D and Autodesk Fusion 360

3D printing and maintenance with FDM and Resin 3D Printers

Designing for subtractive manufacturing, machine maintenance, CNC router and Laser Cutter

Mold making and casting using urethane, silicone, and polyester resins

Extensive Scenic, Costume, and Prop Design Fabrication Background 



2015 to 2024

Instructor of Art and Graphic Design, Chattahoochee Valley Community College

Sponsor CVCC Art Club, Co-Sponsor CVCC Pride Club

2018 to 2021

Fulltime Instructor and Chair of Fine Arts and Social Science Division, Chattahoochee Valley Community College

2013 to 2014

Adjunct Instructor, Chattahoochee Valley Community College:

Lead Faculty Coordinator for Visual Communication Media Department, Chattahoochee Valley Community College

Freelance Designer and Illustrator, Founded CannonArts 


2010 to 2012

Instructor for the 701 Center for Contemporary Art, Youth Comic Workshop
Instructor of Record, Introduction to Painting 210 University of South Carolina Painting Department, 2012
Graduate Teaching Assistant for the University of South Carolina Painting Department 2010 - 2011

Assistant for Pam Bowers International School of Painting, Drawing, and Sculpture, Montecastello di Vibio Umbria, Italy


Collation and Bindery Technician, Columbus State University Printing Services


2008 Tattoo Artist, Primitive Body Art

2002 to 2005 Tattoo Artist, Emerald City Tattoo



*denotes solo exhibitions


Dichotomy, Cochran Gallery, LaGrange, GA


Afterglow, Cochran Gallery, LaGrange, GA*


Epilogue, Bo Bartlett Gallery, Columbus State University, Columbus, GA

Visibility, Rankin Gallery, Columbus State University, Columbus GA

In Bloom, Heritage Art Gallery, Columbus, GA


Electroweak Epoch, Heritage Art Gallery, Columbus, GA*


Foyer display for Dracula, New Horizon Theater, West Point, GA

Black Gallery, Columbus, GA 


Spare Parts, Arts Around the Square, Cuthbert, GA* 




Dragon Con Pop & Surrealist Juried Art Show, Atlanta Georgia



Dragon Con Pop & Surrealist Juried Art Show, Atlanta Georgia

Indie Bits Video Game Design Juried Exhibition. Nickelodeon Theater. Columbia, South Carolina

Graphic Fiction Container Art Show. Columbus State University and Columbus Art Beat Festival. Columbus, Georgia.


Alabama Community College Chancellor’s Exhibition, Juried Show. Second Place, Faculty, Drawing.

2013 Faculty Alumni Exhibition, Columbus State University Illges Gallery. Columbus, Georgia.

4 Artists: Go Your Own Way. Cochran Collection Gallery. LaGrange, Georgia

Artist Collective, Panoply Gallery. Newnan Georgia.

Visual Artist Alliance of Lagrange Collective show, Lagrange Art Museum. Lagrange, Georgia.

Jouissance Sombre, at S & S Art Supply, Columbia, South Carolina*



Consumerism: A Feminist Art Show curated by Pretty Girls: An Artist Collective. Tapp’s Arts Center

Robos, Mythos, Pathos, MFA Thesis Exhibit. McMaster Student Gallery, University of South Carolina*

Something Something Fun, Video Game Exhibition, University of South Carolina Media Arts, McMaster College of Art



Bang Pop Pow-Wow! at S & S Art Supply*

Untitled Group Show, Curated by Lucas Sams, Tapp’s Art Center


2010 Student Exhibition, Masaccio Galleria, e International School of Painting, Drawing, and Sculpture - Montecastello di Vibio Umbria, Italy 


The University of South Carolina, McMaster School of Art Juried Student Art Show



Senior Exhibition 2007 Illges Gallery, Columbus State University Corn Center for Visual Arts

Columbus State University Juried Student Art Exhibition

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