Friday, January 18, 2013

NORTHFIELD: Eighth Annual Northfield Art Show

by Pamela Druhen
Opening Reception: 
Friday, January 25, 2013, 7-9 pm

Art Show: 12 Noon-9 pm on Friday / 
10 am-7 pm on Saturday, and 
12-4 pm on Sunday

The Eighth Annual Northfield Art Show, sponsored by the Paine Mountain Arts Council, will be held January 25-27, 2013 at:
the Brown Public Library, 
93 South Main St, Northfield, Vt. 

Becky Merrilles, photo by Peggy Bingham

Artists who live or work in Northfield and surrounding towns will exhibit a variety of artwork including photography, paintings, pastels, fiber arts, blacksmithing, block prints, basketry and wood carving. This year’s show will be dedicated to renowned artist Becky Merrilees, longtime Northfield resident who died in November. Several of her works will be shown as part of the exhibit.

Heart On Tracks by Jackie Smith

Artists scheduled to exhibit include:  
Bill Barnard, Roy Butler, Sherri Campbell, Jerry Carruba, Frances Sikola Chevalier, Tom Clifford, Madonna Commo, Pamela Druhen, Edward Epstein, Erin Evans, Phyllis Greenway, Phyllis Higgins, Lloyd Klinger, John Knox, Joe LaTulippe, James Lund, Jeneanne Lund, Isabel Weinger Nielsen, Gene Parent, Kathrena Ravenhorst-Adams, Jackie Smith and Tamara Wight. 

The event is free and the public is invited.
For more information please contact:
Pamela Druhen at 802-485-9650, or
Isabel Weinger Nielsen at 802-485-8910,

Meowdonna by Isabel Weinger Nielsen

Images:  Photo of Becky Merrilles by Peggy Bingham

(Right) Photo of 2012 Art Show with Frances Sikola Chevalier, Deborah Zuaro and Judith Stallings-Ward.
Background artwork by Fran Chevalier and Robin LaHue - photo by Isabel Weinger Nielsen