Jeanne McKinney was showing paintings in the exhibition "The Magic Of Monhegan: Seven Women Paint the Island's Charm" at the Ohio Arts Council Riffe Gallery, Columbus Ohio, from April 1 through April 24, 2015.
She is showing a painting in the Art Association of Harrisburg's 87th Annual International Juried Exhibition from May 15 through June 18, 2015.
She is also showing a painting in "Pastel Expressions" - Joint Exhibition of Central PA Pastel Society and the Pittsburgh
Massachusetts – “ For Pastels Only…” Entry due April 15. Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
Florida – “Nature and Wildlife” – Entry due June 1 Contact: www.staaa.org
Pastel Society of America – “Enduring Brilliance” – Entry due June 16. Contact: www.pastelsocietyofamerica.org for guidelines
SW Art magazine – “Artistic Excellence” Entry due July 15. Contact: www.southwestart.com for guidelines (A chance to have your work published!)
Pat McDannel, Secretary My first formal instruction in art came about during my senior year in high school and I was hooked. I graduated from Edinboro University (then Edinboro State Teachers College) with a BS in Art Education and took my first teaching job in Kalamazoo, Michigan. The job only lasted six months because I was pregnant and in the 50’s most school districts did not want to have their students exposed to pregnant women.
My family grew rapidly; I had 4 babie
Kathleen Muffie-Witt, Anne Kenyon, and Virginia Belser are preparing art happenings for our group. Activities being considered are pre-meeting exercises, member-led workshops for members and guests and outreach programs. These types of activities fit very well with the goals of the Society.
http://mikebeeman.com/ We have 12 registered for Mike Beeman. Our max is 16, so we have just 4 seats left. If we fill the workshop, we will start a waiting list. It would be good to get your registration in soon to guarantee your seat. If you need a registration form, contact Judy Leasure at email@example.com.
On May 3rd, members of our pastel society will participate in a paint-out from 2pm-5pm on the grounds of the Southern Alleghenies Museum of Art in Ligonier during the “free museum day” there. (However, if anyone wishes to paint all day, they are welcome to do so.) If you would like to take part in this, please email Marianne Fyda and let her know as travel arrangements need to be made. firstname.lastname@example.org
Marianne Fyda, President I live in Troutville, a small farm town. Our front yard Is on "Main Street", our back porch faces our neighbors farms, fields, animals, and whatever weather is coming our way. My husband and I have lived here since 1976, our kids grew up here.
I grew up in Detroit, Michigan, and benefitted from a wonderful art teacher in the Detroit Public Schools, followed by others in suburban schools. I attended and graduated from Wayne State University with a