Judy Tipton, of Rockport, is the Artist of the Month for August. Her work is on display in the Citizens Medical Center's main lobby. Tipton studied with Simon Michael, of Rockport, Dick Turner, of Corpus Christi, and Carolyn Duncan, of Lufkin. She paints a variety of subject matters and uses acrylics as her painting medium. Tipton paints with the Fulton Firehouse Artist Association in Rockport.