Meet the Staff
Carol has run the gallery Facebook page since 2013 and has worked in the gallery since 2014. She dabbles in watercolor but her forte' is soft pastels, although her early training was in oils with Corry's own Carolyn Vanderhoff. Carol also writes part time for two area news publications. When not working, her favorite pastimes are hiking, beach glassing, and catching up on sleep.
Cassidy, 27, was born and raised in Corry, PA and started working for the gallery in 2017. She is grateful to be surrounded by so much creativity at the Painted Finch, and that fuels her passion for art, music, and fashion. When she isn't at work, you'll find her playing video games, drinking espresso, traveling, and laughing at ridiculous things.
Melissa Bahle is a professor, poet, and artist who resides in picturesque Bear Lake, PA. She, her husband Eric, and their three dogs enjoy living and homesteading in a tiny cabin on 40 acres. When Melissa is not teaching, she immerses herself in photography, glass-fusing, writing, wirework, resin-art, and reading. She is also active in the Guerilla Generosity movement having established blessing boxes and coat drives in her community. Her goal is to spread the word about the power of positivity, kindness, and creativity. She is excited about continuing her work at the Painted Finch and Epiphany's Emporium as a cashier and customer service concierge.
Sarah is a Liberty University graduate with a BFA in graphic design. Along with the Painted Finch and Epiphany's Emporium, she also works at Leisure Time. On the side, Sarah runs a small graphic design business called Sar by Sar (seen as "SarbySar" and pronounced as: s-air, by, s-air or s-are, by, s-are). The meaning of SarbySar is that each piece of work she creates is a part of her made for you. Sar (her work) by Sar (Sarah). Besides graphic design, Sarah has always been interested in various fields of entertainment such as movies, TV shows, and games. Her favorites growing up being Super Mario 64 and World of Warcraft.
"I'm not much of a conversationalist, but I can tell you the entire lore of World of Warcraft... poorly." -Sarah