Spotlight On Mary B. Allen
Mary Allen is a long time resident of Culpeper. She earned a Master’s degree in medical illustration from the Medical College of Georgia and a Bachelor of Fine Arts in studio art from Newcomb College Art School at Tulane University in New Orleans. She paints daily at River District Art Center. Her webpage is: Maryballen.net. Mary will be starting Art Classes for children at the River District Arts Center. It has nine artist studios, an artisan market with Virginia hand-made craft and two galleries featuring local and regional art. Founded in May 2011 and located in Sperryville, Va., it is open Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 10 to 5 year round. See their website www.riverdistrictarts.org. Then click on the yellow icon titled “2014 Gallery Exhibits” to see the listing of upcoming exhibits they have planned.
The next annual meeting will be held Thursday, June 26, 2014. This meeting is open to all members and anyone interested in learning about our organization. This is the time to vote for board candidates and renew your membership. If you would like more information, contact us at 540-547-4333. Membership dues for new and current members can now be paid online via PayPal. Please visit our Membership page for more information.
Windmore Foundation for the Arts Scholarship in honor of Dorthy Skelton and Millie Lane
This $1000 scholarship is available to a graduating senior continuing education in the visual, performing, musical theater, or literary arts field. Applicants from the following counties are eligible: Culpeper, Madison, Orange, Rappahannock, Fauquier. For an application click here or contact: email@example.com or call 540-547-4333. he