Stuart Parker ’14

Stuart Parker with sister Allison Parker climbing on an uprooted tree in the woods

Stuart Parker ’14, an environmental studies major, merged his passions for nature and the arts by co-founding Trail Palette with his sister. Parker guides artists on hiking trips through the Blue Ridge Mountains and teaches them about the geological, ecological and atmospheric features that they see, while his sister Allison instructs them in painting, helping participants create vibrant landscape art of Western North Carolina.

Read more about Parker in the UNC Asheville Magazine.