Nationally acclaimed watercolorist Dee Knott died in August of 2013, and she was a much beloved watercolor artist whose illustrious professional career spanned 35 years. Her husband, Ray, wanted to honor Dee and her love of Beaufort with a show of her work at the Mattie King Davis Art Gallery in Beaufort. An opening reception celebrating the exhibit is scheduled for Saturday, August 2nd from 5 – 7 p.m. at the gallery located on the grounds of the Beaufort Historic Site. This is a free event, and her artwork will be featured in the Mattie King Davis Art Gallery for August and September. Her work Down East Skiff is pictured.