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Autumn Arts Festival Gallery Group Show Opens
Sunrise to Sunset, acrylic on canvas, Deborah Churchill )
Silk and merino wool coin purses, Catherine Stebinger )
Popcorn, watercolor, Candace Bialczak )
Lighthouse, Nova Scotia, digital archival print, Paul Ramsey )
Spectrum Gallery and Store, 61 Main Street, Centerbrook, is opening its Autumn Arts Festival Gallery Group Show with an opening reception, free and open to all, on Friday, Sept. 27 from 6:30 to 9 p.m.
The six-week exhibit will showcase select artworks by local and regional artists and fine artisans who also will be participating in the annual Autumn Arts Festival on the Madison Town Green, running Saturday, Oct. 12, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday, Oct. 13, noon to 5 p.m.
At the gallery, visitors will discover new and original photography; abstract and representational painting in oil, acrylic, and watercolor; mixed media; and one-of-a-kind fine crafts including pottery, ceramics, stoneware, stained glass, and a wide range of jewelry designs. The gallery group show runs through Sunday, Nov. 10 at Spectrum Gallery in Centerbrook, which is open Wednesday through Saturday, noon to 6 p.m., and Sunday, noon to 5 p.m.
The gallery is an expansion of the non-profit arts organization Arts Center Killingworth, which offers classes, workshops, and camps, and whose mission is to provide opportunities for emerging and established artists to develop, display, and sell their work.
More information about the gallery show is available by calling Spectrum at 860-767-0742 or visiting spectrumartgallery.org. More information about Arts Center Killingworth is available by calling 860-663-5593 or visiting artscenterkillingworth.org.