Ruth Gillespie Snowden was born in Gary, West Virginia and has lived in Winchester, Kentucky for the past 45 years. She has exhibited her work in New York City at Ward-Nasse Gallery and Ariel Gallery. Her work has also been shown at the Fort Wayne Museum of Art, Fort Wayne Indiana, Oil Pastel Association, Nyack, New York, Edgewood College, Madison Wisconsin, and the Pastel Society of the West Coast, Carmichael, California.
R. G. Snowden is represented by The Kentucky Guild of Artists and Craftsmen, The Guild Gallery in Kentucky and Ward-Nasse Gallery in New York. Her work has appeared in the Directory of American Portrait Artists, and the American Portrait Society. Ms Snowden can be contacted through Artist's Attic, Inc., Victorian Square, 401 West Main Street, Lexington, Kentucky 40507. Phone (606) 744- 6693