Moccia’s art on display at Whittemore Library


NAUGATUCK—The Whittemore Library is featuring the artwork of Derby resident Christine Moccia throughout the month of April.

Moccia attended Paier School of Art in Hamden where she majored in book illustration and commercial art. Moccia works as a freelance artist and regularly works in a comic strip or cartoon format, submitting her work to “Renaissance Magazine.”

Her work appears in the comic strip “‘tis but to laugh.” When not working in this medium, she enjoys baking and designing and decorating cakes, writing children’s stories and making custom paper dolls.

This month’s exhibit of Moccia’s acrylic artwork can be viewed on the Whittemore Gallery Wall during regular library hours: Tuesdays and Wednesdays, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., Thursdays, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Fridays, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

The Whittemore Library is located at 243 Church St.For directions call (203) 729-4591.