Interview: Jenifer Sheets

How long have you been living in Charleston, and why did you decide to settle in this city?

I have been living in Charleston for a year and a half. My sister is a student at WVSU, and after visiting her a few times, I decided to move here after graduating college.

How do you find the general vibe of Charleston?

Charleston is fast-paced and progressive with a unique charm.

Which season is Charleston at its best?

Fall is my favorite season no matter where I am in this state. I think Charleston is especially pretty and peaceful during a nighttime drive through the city lights during Christmas.

What do you think is Charleston’s biggest attraction?

The Town Center Mall draws a large holiday crowd, ArtWalk is a fun local event, and the Regatta brings people into Charleston from all over the country.

How would you describe Charleston to someone who hasn’t been here before?

A diverse, creative city with a little something for everyone.

What are your top 5 dining places in Charleston?

CoCo Chinese Restaurant
Red Lobster
Rio Grande
Outback Steakhouse

What are Charleston’s attractions that every tourist must visit?

Downtown’s ArtWalk
The Capitol
The Clay Center
Town Center Mall
Blossom Deli

What are the absolute must-try’s for every visitor in Charleston?

Lorobi’s Pizza and Ellen’s Homemade Ice Cream

What are the cheap thrills that you can enjoy in Charleston?

You can come visit us at the Art Emporium @ 823 Quarrier St. We won’t charge you a dime, and you can view pottery, paintings, photography, jewelry, and more from great local artists.

Jenifer SheetsAs an art gallery assistant, Jenifer Sheets is continuously plugging ArtWalk and the Art Emporium. She is also pursuing her education in interior decorating. In between all this, Jenifer enjoy painting and creating with clay. Her work can be viewed at