Member News: October 15, 2014

By October 15, 2014 Member News

See what MFA Members are doing in other locations to make the world more creative. MFA is highlighting Members’ event and exhibitions on our Blog so the world can follow us.  Subscribe to the blog by entering your email in the right sidebar.  Check back on a weekly basis for new exciting art events:

MFA Member: Ruth Connell

Connell’s talk, “The Art of the Studio: How to Design Your Art Studio”, will be held on October 22 at AIA Maryland, 86 Maryland Avenue. The talk begins at 6:00 and doors open at 5:30 pm.

MFA Member: Kellee Wynn Conrad, Maurren S. Farrell, Elaine Weiner-Reed

Their work is featured in the show “Memories” at the New Century Gallery in the Chelsea Arts District in New York City. The show runs until October 18th.






MFA Member: SuAnne Martinez

A new exhibit titled “Art of the Forest” is currently running at West Annapolis Artworks and Fine Framing. The show contains pieces from MFA members Patrice Drago, David Diaz, Chris Fowler, Wil Scott, Jennifer Rynbrandt and more; exhibition ends on November 8th. The reception will be held on October 16th from 5:00-8:00 pm.

Patrice Drago, _Sunny Day_, acrylic on BFK Rives paper at West Annapolis Artworks David Diaz, _Through the Woods_, oil for Art of the Forest at West Annapolis Artworks













Alex Porter, _Lifeless Dominion Opens_, Ink on Bristol for Art of the Forest at West Annapolis Artworks







MFA Member: Patrice Drago

Patrice Drago has a solo exhibit at 49 West Coffeehouse, Wine bar and Gallery beginning on October 3rd and running through October 31st. “Above the Surface” is an exhibit of abstract sailboats and marine-themed art.

Patrice Drago, _Summer Haze_, Acrylic on Canvas for Above the Surface at 49 West






MFA Member Opportunity: Colors of Nature

Colors of Nature is a Canadian company producing professional quality earth-friendly watercolors, dry pigments and other art supplies.Colors of Nature is offering a 20% discount to MFA members and friends. Not only will you receive 20% off  your order as an MFA member or friend, but Colors of Nature will then make a donation to MFA for every order received.

To order and receive your discount visit and enter the code Members-20-MFA.

MFA Member: Desiree Scherini

There will be a one-day Plein Air workshop (centered around fall colors in pastel) on October 18th from 10:00-4:00 that costs $75 for members and $100 for non-members. Must be at least 16 years old to participate.

MFA Member: Raleigh Schein

Schein will be holding a show titled “Connections in Light and Shadow” at The Galleries at Quiet Waters from October 22 – November 23. The opening reception will be held from 2 to 4 p.m., Oct. 26.

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MFA Member: Stan Wenocur

Wenocur’s work has been juried into the contemporary fine art show “Emergence 2014: International Artists to Watch” which will be showing at the Galerie Myrtis in Baltimore, from September 14 to November 15. The Artists’ Talk will be held from 2 to 4 p.m., Oct. 19.

MFA Member: Richard Weiblinger

Weiblinger has work that was juried into the “Sidetracked” exhibition at the Meeting House Gallery which is currently running and ends October 18.

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  • Deborah Kommalan says:

    Deborah Kommalan has two paintings showing at University of Maryland Medical Center. The painting titled “Make Lemonade!” won first place in the adult professional division. They will be on display until November 4, 2014.