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Thursday, February 27, 2014

Buoy the Winter Blues - My Entry


This is my entry for the Westport River Watershed Exhibit at Dedee Shattuck Gallery on Main Road in Westport. Here is a copy of the announcement where you will find the links to website address where you can see the collection of buoys painted or decorated by 50 artists. You can view/bid on line or at Dedee Shattuck Saturday, March 1, 1-5, reception 5-7. It's quite a spectacular array of Buoys!
And if you have not seen the 
Westport River estuary with two major branches joined at Westport Harbor you are in for a serious treat. Some of the prettiest, most breathtaking views possible to behold.
Come to the party if you can! Or look at the buoys on line here.
"Buoy the Winter Blues" Fundraiser

We invite you to come out of winter hibernation and "Buoy the Winter Blues". On Saturday March 1stWRWA's winter fundraiser is taking place at theDedee Shattuck Gallery, 1 Partner's Lane in Westport. Over 40 area artists have decorated wooden lobster buoys that are spectacular.  Each buoy is unique and expresses each artist's individual style and creativity. The buoys will be on display at the gallery from 1pm - 7pm with a reception from 5-7 pm.  Bids can be made during this time. This show is not to be missed.
You can see the buoys in advance at our websitewestportwatershed.org. If you are unable to attend the show and would like to place a bid, please contact Gay Gillespie atg.gillespie@wrwa.com or 508 636 3016.
This program is supported in part by a grant from the Westport Cultural Council, a local agency that is supported by the Massachusetts Cultural Council, a state agency. 
March 1st
Dedee Shattuck Gallery
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Textile with buoy theme by Rima Hecker
1151 Main Road, Westport, MA · 508.636.3016

Saturday, February 15, 2014

Treat Yourself Right at the Providence Art Club

Seaside Cottage
oil on linen · 12x9 · inches · $450

Members' Exhibit at the Providence Art Club
11 Thomas Street · Providence RI
Opening Reception: Sunday, February 16, 2-4 pm

Treat yourself to a quick trip over there today to see this wonderful show of talent and creativity!

Friday, February 14, 2014

Yama Ouchi or House on a Hill

House on a Hill
oil on linen  · $1500 · on exhibit at Newport Art Museum

This old house looks down a rolling hay field with Daisies, Indian Paintbrush and Blueberry Bushes into Somes Harbor on Mt. Desert Island, Maine. It hangs prominently at the current Members' Annual Juried Exhibit at the Newport Art Museum. I am pleased and proud to show you this painting as what I consider my best work of 2013.
Available for purchase. If interested please contact me here or