Cloudy & Cool: a Group Show
Sept. 19 – Nov. 9, 2019

The gallery is presenting Cloudy & Cool, a group show that opened on Sept. 19 and runs through Nov. 9. It features works by R. L. Thomas, acrylics; Carol Iglesias, pastel; Nancy Hughes Miller, oil; Mark Hilliard, photography; Janet B. Sessoms, oil; William West, watercolor; Phil Meade, oil; Richard Tardell, oil; Dianne Hutchinson, acrylic; Jeanie Plyler, oil; Tina Lepsig, acrylic; Doug Kazantzis, photography; Diane Larson, oil; Robin Smith, photography; Joyce Vollmer, oil; Erna Tunno, watercolor; and Rachel Sunnell, acrylic.

Gallery owner Ginny Lassiter said, “I’ve been so impressed by the stunning landscapes and seascapes our artists have created, I wanted to present them in a different way. The cloud theme came together naturally. I invite everyone to come by and enjoy it!”

William West: On the Road to Carolina
Feb. 1 – 29, 2020
Reception Feb. 1, 2 – 5 p.m.

William West, a native of Durham, NC, left for 20 years, graduated from Ringling College of Art and Design, entered the ad business in New York City, Atlanta, and San Antonio and won many national creative awards. After selling his advertising agency business, William started painting and found that watercolors were his true passion. He has immersed himself in painting ever since and enjoys painting a number of different subjects. He has been juried into the Watercolor Society of NC Exhibition in 2017 and 2018 and in 2018 won the Windsor Newton Award.

Antique automobiles often provide subject matter for Bill’s paintings. These along with other Carolina scenes and roadside attractions are included in this exhibition. The show runs from Feb. 1 through Feb. 29. Leap year!

A public reception is set for Saturday afternoon, Feb. 1 from 2 to 5 p.m. Light hors d’oeuvres and sweets will be served. Reservations are not necessary. Please come by to meet this talented and charming artist.