Elizabeth Castle, known to her friends as Libby, was born in Kingsport, Tennessee, but was raised across the nation as the daughter of an Air Force police officer and an artist. After graduating from Boerne High School, in Texas, she decided to serve her country as well and followed in the footsteps of her dad and joined the Air Force.
She served ten years in the military. While in the service, she toured as a vocalist and dancer for the premier entertainment troupe, Tops In Blue, entertaining deployed troops abroad and their families at home. After her year-long tour, she decided to audition for the United States Air Force Band of the West as a vocalist. She was hired to be the lead vocalist in the rock band, Top Flight, performing for military and political dignitaries during official military functions and schools promoting education and a drug-free life.
While in the band, she met and married her husband, Jeff, who still serves in the military as a trumpet player. Libby left the military and traveled with her husband to Washington, D.C. and then to Alaska. It was in Alaska where her interest of photography became a passion.
Since relocating from Alaska to Texas, Libby was a featured artist in FotoSeptiembre 2013 and 2014 and has participated in art shows in and around Boerne. She was awarded "Best in Photography" at the Texas Hill Country Invitational Art Show (THCI) in 2014. Her photography has been published on various web sites to include, Texas Public Radio (TPR), Carriage House Gallery of Artists, and Boerne Professional Artists (BPA) and in print in, Ten West Living. She also volunteers her talents to support BoerneSpotlights and her images have been featured on the "Dickens On Main" web site. She is a juried member of Boerne Professional Artists (BPA) and a member of theHill Country Council for the Arts (HCCArts). She is currently studying Photography at the Art Institute of San Antonio.
Boerne Professional Artists - (BPA): boerneprofessionalartists.com/elizabeth-castle/