UM Student and Small Business Owner Julianne Patterson to Teach Watercolor Workshop at March 17 Junior Torch Society Meeting

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MOBILE, Ala. – University of Mobile student and artist Julianne Patterson will teach a watercolor workshop for the University of Mobile Junior Torch Society on March 17.

The event will begin at 2 p.m. at Mars Hill Café, located at 1087 Downtowner Blvd., Mobile, 36609. Cost is $25 for members and $30 for non-members and includes all workshop materials and a coffee from Mars Hill Café. RSVP online at

The Junior Torch Society welcomes members ages 22 to 35 and is a sector of a larger organization, the University of Mobile Torch Society. The organization is in its first year with a full schedule of engaging programs and speakers, social gatherings and philanthropic events. Membership is open to individuals interested in the society’s vision of “Lighting the Way through Scholarships.”

Julianne Patterson is a native of Mobile and a senior at University of Mobile, studying graphic design. She is the artist and owner of the small business Prints by Jules, where she creates custom prints, hand-lettered pieces, logos, invitations, and more.

For more information about Junior Torch Society, visit or call 251.442.2201.


About University of Mobile:
University of Mobile is a Christ-centered liberal arts and sciences institution with a vision of higher education for a higher purpose, founded to honor God by equipping students for their future professions through rigorous academic preparation and spiritual transformation. Core values are: Christ-Centered, Academically-Focused, Student-Devoted and Distinctively-Driven. The university offers on-campus and online bachelor’s and master’s degree programs in over 40 areas of study. Founded in 1961, University of Mobile is affiliated with the Alabama Baptist State Convention and is located 10 miles north of Mobile, Alabama on a campus of over 880 acres. For more information about University of Mobile, visit the website at or call Enrollment Services at 1.800.WIN.RAMS or 251.442.2222.

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Rivers Brunson

Rivers is an experienced writer and an alumna of University of Mobile. She graduated in 2015 and holds a Bachelor of Science in Communication. She returned to University of Mobile professionally as marketing communications specialist in 2017. She also hosts a podcast with Bellum Creative Group called Due South about Southern arts and culture. A Grove Hill, Alabama native, Rivers fell in love with the city of Mobile as an undergraduate student and now calls it home; however she takes frequent trips to see her family who are NAMB church planters in Livingston, Montana. She has a lovable golden retriever named Cooper.

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