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MFA Member Carolyn Councell
Carolyn had her piece “Cornhill & Fleet Streets” accepted in the 2017 Baltimore Watercolor Soc. mid-Atlantic show which runs from June 17 through July 15 at the BlackRock Center for the Arts, (12901 Town Commons Dr, Germantown, MD 20874).
NEW: Carolyn is exhibiting her paintings at Annapolis City Hall (160 Duke of Gloucester St, Annapolis, MD 21401) from June 12 until July 28.
MFA Member Jan Kirsh
Jan’s sculptures have been selected for exhibition at the Gay Street Gallery (337 Gay Street, Washington, VA 22747). The exhibition will run from June 10 through Aug. 15, 2017. This will be Kirsh’s first exhibition in the state. For information visit www.gaystreetgallery.com
Featured works will include her new Patricia’s Carrots and Pomegranate Halves, both of which were unveiled last fall at her solo exhibit at the Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts in Annapolis, Maryland. Also on display will be Kirsh’s popular Tomato Partners series and – with a nod to America’s first president and the town of Washington’s namesake – a small, eye-catching Cherry.
MFA Member Richard Weiblinger
Richard’s work has been selected for the 14th Annual Adams County Arts Council Juried Invitational Exhibit at Schmucker Art Gallery (300 N Washington St, Gettysburg, PA 17325).
NEW: Richard was awarded Honorable Mention at the Hill Center Galleries Regional Juried Exhibit (921 Pennsylvania Ave SE, Washington, DC 20003). The show runs from June 28th through October 1st.
MFA Member Sally Davies
Sally’s watercolor triptych “Rush Hour Rain” has been juried into the Hill Center Regional Juried Exhibit (921 Pennsylvania Ave SE, Washington, DC 20003). All are welcome to come to the Opening Reception on June 28, 6-8 PM. The juror is Claude L. Elliott, Curator and Arts Consultant. The show will be on display from June 28 through October 1.
MFA Members Carol Donahue and Gail Higginbotham
Carol and Gail have a joint show at Maryland Hall in the Chaney Gallery called Under One Sky. The show runs from July 10 through August 31 with an artists reception on July 13th.
MFA Member Wil Scott
Wil was just juried into The Portrait, Motif Collective online gallery, for his piece “On the Tram (Old Age)”.
Wil also received a second place award for his piece “Nevermore” in Flora or Fauna from Maryland Federation of Art. See the show at The Annapolis Maritime Museum through July 8th.
MFA Member Jayne Shatz
Jayne has another Youtube video up for all pottery enthusiasts to go watch. This one is about making slab dinnerware with your own molds. Go check her out by clicking here!
MFA Member Mary Ellen Geissenhainer
My colored pencil painting, “Bob’s Provisions”, has been accepted into the 25th Annual International Exhibition of the Colored Pencil Society of America. Juror Joann Moser selected 120 pieces for this exhibit at Strathmore Mansion, North Bethesda, MD. An artists reception will be held on July 29th. The exhibition runs from June 10th through August 6th.
MFA Member April Rimpo
April had her piece “Champagne for Lunch” accepted in the 2017 Baltimore Watercolor Soc. mid-Atlantic show which runs from June 17 through July 15 at the BlackRock Center for the Arts, (12901 Town Commons Dr, Germantown, MD 20874).
This painting was also selected to be included in North Light’s Best of Watercolor book “Splash 19” to be published in 2018.
MFA Member Sally Davies
Sally had her woven watercolor painting, “Hidden Beach, Cinque Terra, Italy”, accepted into the 2017 Mid-Atlantic Regional Juried Exhibition. The exhibit runs from June 17 through July 15 at the Black Rock Center for the Arts (12901 Town Commons Drive, Germantown, Maryland 20874).