Join Elizabeth for the opening reception of her first solo show “Noble Beasts” on April 5th from 7-9pm at Downtown Books and News (67 N Lexington Ave, Asheville, NC 28801). There will be music, wine, snacks, and, of course, lots of regal beasts. An extension of her “Birds of War” series, “Noble Beasts” explores the symbolic relationships between historical leaders and animals using zoomorphic transformation of classic portraiture. Guests are encouraged (but not required) to dress in Renaissance costumes, as animals, or as animals in Renaissance costumes. All guests that wear costumes will be entered into a drawing to win a full set of “Noble Beasts” 5x7 Prints (8 total) signed by the artist.