Retired teacher is self-taught artist

Jill Flores taught 7th and 8th grade English in Aransas Pass and Ingleside before she retired. She met one of the owners of ‘Sunset Hideaway’ located in the Bahia Marina in Ingleside on the Bay at a painting party and was commissioned to create this mural on a cinderblock wall that features marine life, a pirate ship, and a mermaid. Ingleside Index

Retired teacher is self-taught artist

Flores loves color and she used acrylics to paint cement support posts that make up part of the open-air patio at ‘Sunset Hideaway’, including this pelican, a familiar sight in the waters nearby. Ingleside Index

Retired teacher is self-taught artist

A ‘crafter’ even before she took up painting, Flores used damaged wood fencing, debris she found after Hurricane Harvey and turned that destructive event into something positive painting holiday-themed panels like this one at the ‘Sunset Hideaway.’ Ingleside Index

Retired teacher is self-taught artist

You won’t find Jill Flores’ art in a gallery or public space, but you may have seen it and not ...

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