32-year-old Justin Russell Christenbery is an artist whose name you should know. Not only is he making his way as a painter, but he’s doing so, and honing his craft, right here in Cornelius. His presence in town represents a homecoming for a young man who counts Davidson, Mooresville, and Sherrills Ford among former addresses.
Born in Tennessee and a resident of Atlanta by the 2nd grade, Christenbery’s family settled in Davidson when he was in the 4th grade, then moved a few times, “never really leaving the Lake Norman area,” he said. Read the full story