2017 - Spring Art Show & Sale
The show was open weekends between April 8 – 23, 2017
at the House of Art.
125 pieces of artwork were exhibited, contributed by 90 different artists.
Roberta Wilson, well known local artist working at the Indian Orchard Mills ran a Beginners Drawing Class attended by 14 budding artists.
Each year the Spring Art Show Committee select a different set of independent jurors. Those who acted in this capacity for the 2017 show were:
Betsy Feick • Painter, printer and photographer, her work is drawn from nature and the landscape. She recently exhibited at Robert Floyd Photography Gallery.
Dean Nimmer • Chair of Painting, Printmaking programs at Mass College of Art, where he taught from 1970 to 2004, now Adjunct Professor at Holyoke Community College.
Dimitrios Klitsas • Master wood carver and teacher trained in the classical European tradition at the Ioannina Technical School in Greece, now in Hampden, MA.
Bruce Fowler • Patent Pending #14 • Grand Prize
The Art Show Committee are extremely grateful to all our sponsors:
Major Sponsor: Monson Savings Bank
Media Sponsors: Giclée of New England, Inc. • Mass Cultural Council • Moulton Insurance Agency Inc. • Real Oldies 1250 AM WARE • Roberts and Sons, Printing Inc. • Tree House Brewing Co. • Turley Publications, Inc.