Grange fetes art this weekend
The 11th Annual Spotlight on Community Artists exhibit at the Antrim Grange will be held beginning Friday, through Sunday.
In addition to the usual acrylic, oil and pastel paintings, visitors also will view photography, pottery, glass, quilting, and metal sculpture exhibits.
A special exhibit of the artwork of Hillsboro-Deering Elementary School students is also being planned.
A People’s Choice Award will be selected by popular vote of guests and patrons of the exhibit. Entries in the new Pizza Box Art Contest, being co-sponsored by Rick & Diane’s Restaurant will be on displayed as well. Some pieces will be available for purchase.
The hours of the show are as follows: Friday, 2 to 5 p.m., art viewing; 7 to 9 p.m., evening gala and art viewing; Saturday, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., art viewing; Sunday, noon to 4 p.m., art viewing and People’s Choice Award presentation at 4 p.m.
Attendance at Friday’s evening gala offers the opportunity to meet many of the exhibiting artists, and enjoy live music and refreshments.
For more information about this contest or the art show, visit www.grange.org/antrimnh98, or call 588-6615.