Dean Howard has been an artist in the Upper Cumberland for over 60 years. She was a featured artist that used to do shows at Reba Bacon farm and won Best of Show. She has had her paintings on display at the Parthenon in Nashville. She used to paint with Sally Crain and Trella Koczwara. This year she will turn 81 (November 16th,2022) and still paints 4-5 days a week. She has not done a show in over 30 years but mentioned she would like for people to see her work.