Frye, whose studio is above Highland Coffee House in Lenoir, makes paintings that reflect Appalachia.
Lenny the Fryed Chicken King
You Know Crows Ain’t Got No Respect
For Frye, reclaimed wood, pots, pans—even his truck, which is ubiquitous around town—serve as canvases.
Stay Away From My Nest is painted on reclaimed barnwood.