Art show will feature women artists
Monday, May 26, 2014
The 32nd Annual Women Artists: A Celebration! will feature 146 pieces of art by 68 artists. The show is sponsored by YWCA of Youngstown.
The pieces are original and include paintings, drawings, photography, sculptures, fiber works and ceramics.
A preview party will take place at 7 p.m. June 21 at the YWCA, 25 W. Rayen Ave. About $1,000 in prizes will be awarded.
The exhibit will be open for public viewing from noon to 4 p.m. June 21 through July 18, except for July 4, 5 and Sundays. It will be open Sunday, July 13.
David Shapira, a Niles pianist, will perform from 5 to 6:30 p.m. June 26, and Brenda Myers Cohen, a Girard freelance artist, will conduct a collage workshop from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. July 10. There is a $10 materials fee for the workshop, and registration is required by July 7. The gallery will be open for viewing during these events.
A youth art minicamp will take place from 9 a.m. to noon June 16 through 20, and it will end with a showcase party June 20.
Juror for the show is Edie Davidson, art department leader/art teacher at Boardman High School and art department adjunct of Youngstown State University. Cheryl Deibel and Kathryn Infante are co-chairwomen of the event, and Home Savings Charitable Foundation is the corporate sponsor.
For information, call the YWCA at 330-746-6361.
Artists who are participating follow:
Ashtabula: Karen Borkes
Austintown: Lindsay Koontz, Lynn Parry, Elise McKeown Skolnick
Avon Lake: Sharon Dundee
Beachwood: Barbara Breen
Boardman: Kathryn Antal, Carol Conatser, Cynthia Tackett
Brookfield: Danielle Brant
Burghill: Gail Trunick
Campbell: Diane Beatty
Canfield: Jill Lewis-Bolash, Suzanne Brown, Cheryl Eddie Deibel, Diane Drapcho, Susan K. Jacobs, Nikki Mehle, Mandy Maloney Richmond, Lana VanAuker, Noreen Yazvac
Cleveland: Judith Brandon
Columbiana: Nancy Hawkins, Rebecca Hawkins
Cortland: Kay Bohren, Beth Ensign, Carolyn Dixon Hrusovsky, Susan Jacobs
Fredonia, Pa.: Kate Turek-Frissora
Girard: Brenda Myers Cohen, Carol Gallo, Paula Smith, Janice Stevens
Hinckley, Ohio: Diane Pribojan
Hubbard: Mary Lou Alexander, Karen Nelson, Susan Russo, Heather Seno
Hudson, Ohio: J. Mikolajczyk
Kinsman: Shirley A. McElhaney
New Wilmington, Pa.: Lotte Herwig-Erhardt
Niles: Lauren Thompson
North Jackson: Jo Ann Buzulencia, Joyce L. Gottron
Poland: Suzanne Anzellotti, Margarita Bailey, Maryann Cox-Limmer, Ann Madej
Sandy Lake, Pa.: Rachel Griffin
Struthers: Elizabeth A. Ford
Thompson, Ohio: Kathy Sabbath Oravecz
Vienna: Gabriele Calior
Warren: Marie Dippolito, Karen Fry, Jeannie Gordon, Rochelle Krok, Alice Tomko
West Farmington: Lori Caldwell
Youngstown: Nancy Barnes, Dottie Bodnar, Virginia Banks-Bright,
Daisy J. Corso, Mary Kay D’Isa, Heidi Garwig, Kathryn Infante, Sara Oliver,
Liz Bulkley Testa, Marianne Whitehouse