Friday, November 07, 2014

Small Works 2014 at Canal Frame

Canal Frame-Crafts Gallery's 16th Annual Holiday Small Works Show begins this weekend with an opening reception on Sunday, Nov 9, 2014 from 1-4 pm.  The show runs through December 31, and is taking place at:

Canal Frame-Crafts Gallery
1093 General Greene Rd.
Washington Crossing, Pa 18977

Here are a couple of paintings that I have in the show:

"Imagined Sky #10"
6x8" oil on canvas

"Imagined Sky #14"
5x7" oil on linen

Besides these from my Imagined Sky series, I also have a few of my more typical local landscapes at the gallery.

Over 30 artists are exhibiting in the Small Works show, so I hope you get a chance to see it.

Sunday, November 02, 2014

"People of Preservation" extended through Nov 8

"Montgomery Winter Sunset"
18x24 oil on canvas

The show "People of Preservation" was originally scheduled to end Nov 5, but has been extended through Nov 8, 2014.  I have 7 paintings in the show, including the one shown above, and a few interesting presentations will be occurring at this venue very soon.

All of these occur at:

D&R Greenway's Johnson Education Center
One Preservation Place, Princeton, NJ 08540
Phone: 609-924-4646
[map & directions]

and they request that you RSVP that you will be attending.

Please visit for additional information.

LA Has a River?: Reviving America's Most Famous Forgotten Waterway

Wednesday, Nov 5, 2014
6:30 - 8:30pm
Click here to RSVP

Speaker: Jenny Price, Currie C. and Thomas A. Barron Visiting Professor in the Environment and Humanities, Lewis Center for the Arts and PEI

Jenny Price will speak about the ambitious revitalization efforts on the concrete Los Angeles River -- their relevance to the water crisis, their importance for social justice, and the important role that artists are playing to make this huge project happen.

Sagamore Hill: The Roosevelt Summer White House 

Special Lecture and Closing Reception for our People of Preservation art exhibit

Friday, Nov 7, 2014
Lecture & Reception: 4:30 - 6:00pm

Lecture begins at 4:30pm
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Kelly Fuhrmann, the new Superintendent of Sagamore Hill, the "Summer White House" home of our 26th President Teddy Roosevelt, will speak about current renovations and the inspiration of this special place where significant events occurred.

The talk will be followed by a brief reception for our People of Preservation art exhibit that celebrates inspirational preservationists.

National Wildlife Federation's

World of Birds

Book Reading and Signing
with Author & Illustrator Kim Kurki

Saturday, Nov 8, 2014
2:00 - 4:00pm

Click here to RSVP

Kim Kurki, author of World of Birds, will read from her new book for adults and children. Books will be available for purchase with an opportunity for personalized signing by the author.  Makes a great birthday or holiday gift!

Kirkus Reviews has described World of Birds as a smorgasbord of information about common backyard birds. 

Visit the Johnson Education Center through November 21 to view a special exhibit of book illustrations.

These presentations all sound interesting so hopefully you can stop by, learn something, and see some art - it's a very nice exhibition!