Manchester Art Association members and other area artists and craftspeople
will hold an outdoor arts and crafts sale on Saturday, October 12, from
9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., at Liberty Candle, 263 Boston Turnpike, Bolton
(about a mile past Shady Glen on the right, going toward Bolton.)
The show will include framed paintings, unframed paintings hung on a
clothesline, craft items and other attractions. There is no admission
charge and the public is welcome to see the show and meet the artists.
Rain will cancel the event.
For more information, call 647-9350, 646-9724 or 649-3822.
Below are pictures from this past summer's Liberty Candle show.
As part of the 50th anniversary celebration
of MAA, the club presented the Mary Cheney Libray with instructional art
Left to right is vice president Pat White,
president Betty Rousseau,
and library director, Doug McDonough.
A painting workshop led
by Beth Ellis of Glastonbury was held in November.
An opening reception for the First Annual Hockanum Art Exhibit will
be held in the lobby of the Manchester Town Hall, 41 Center Street,
Manchester, on Friday, January 24, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m..
"The Beauty of Nature" is the theme of the show, which was
proposed by Hockanum River Watershed Association (HRWA) Chairman, Doug
Smith, when he came upon members of the Manchester Art Association (MAA)
painting plein air along the river.
The paintings and photographs in the show will be for sale, and subjects
include open spaces, river views, wildlife, and birds. The exhibit
will be open to the public weekdays from January 27 through February
26, from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., except on holidays. Both the
reception and exhibit are open to the public at no charge.
For more information call MAA President, Pat White, at 647-9350 or HRWA
Chairman, Doug Smith, at 649-5678.