Kay Gallery, Reception | Sunday, Sep 17, 2017 | 2:00 PM | $Free
MEET THE ARTISTS RECEPTION: THE COUNTRYSIDE ARTISANS
Sunday, September 17
Please join us Sunday, September 17 from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. for a reception to meet the artists exhibiting their work in “Farm to Gallery: The Countryside Artisans” on display in the Kay Gallery. Enjoy wine tastings from Rocklands Farm Winery (Poolesville, MD) of and craft beer tastings from Waredaca Brewing Company (Laytonsville, MD) as you mix and mingle with artists and art lovers in the gallery. The Countryside Artisans of Maryland is a group of local artists, craft artisans, and makers with studios located in or near the Agricultural Reserve in Montgomery County Maryland. The exhibition “Farm to Gallery: The Countryside Artisans” will be on view in the Kay Gallery from September 16 through October 28.
Exhibit Description: Celebrating the agricultural heritage and rural landscape of our region, the “Farm to Gallery” exhibit highlights the work of the Countryside Artisans, a collective of visual artists, fine craft artisans, and makers whose studios, workshops, and farms are located in or near Montgomery County’s Agricultural Reserve. The exhibit features works of fiber art, ceramics, hand blown glass, metalwork, sculpture, drawings, paintings, and photography by members of the Countryside Artisans, to include Lori Baker, Tina Thieme Brown, Dalis Davidson, Bruce Ferguson, Susana Garten, Vernon Griffin, Jennifer Hamilton, Todd Hansen, Foster Holcombe, Michael Cohen Holdahl, Claire Howard, Cynthia Jennings, Patricia Kessler, Brenda Kidera, Eun Ju Lee, Bonny Lundy, Penny McCrea, Orlando Morales, Kristen Morrison, Laurie Niswander, Susan Due Pearcy, Linda Phillips, Josh Ries, David Therriault, Bev Thoms, and Robin Ziek. For more information about the Countryside Artisans of Maryland, visit: www.countrysideartisans.com
Image: Cynthia Jennings, “Sugarloaf Spring Mist”, pastel.