2015 Accepted Stewardship Works

Art of Stewardship Exhibition Accepted Works

Chestertown RiverArts wishes to thank all who submitted entries to the exhibition. The jurying process proved very difficult, and juror, Marcy Dunn Ramsey, was impressed by the level of creativity in each submission. Please mark your calendars now for the Preview Reception and Awards Ceremony (see details below).

Important Dates:

March 29 (1 – 3 pm) or March 30 (10 am – 1 pm): All work must be delivered to RiverArts.  Artists who can’t make these dates need to contact Lani Seikaly to explore special arrangements.

April 2 from 5:30 to 7:30: The exhibit will kick off with a Preview Reception and Awards Ceremony hosted by Greg Mort, during which winners of The Art of Stewardship Juried Show will be announced. Accepted artists are invited to attend the reception free of charge (please let us know by email if you plan to attend). Additional reservations can be made in advance here for $10 per person (or $15 at the door). Wine and hors d’oeuvres will be served.

April 3 – April 25: Art will be on display at RiverArts. The gallery will be open each 
week, Tuesday through Friday from 11 to 4:00 and on Saturday from 10 to 4:00.

April 26 (1 – 3 pm) or April 27 (10 am – 1 pm): Artists or patrons to pick up artwork.


Accepted Works

Ronn Akins – “Fragile: Handle With Care” | “…Bee or Not To Be”
Deena S. Ball – “Cold Langford”
Art Benson – “Mourning at Westbrook” | “Rose-colored Glasses for Deniers with Stitched Eye Lids” | “Cold Comfort”
David Crane – “Small World” | “Balancing Act” | “Renascent World”
Carol Dreyfus – “Fish School”
Jack Fancher – “Intense Light of Knowledge”
Pam Foss – “Winter Islands”
Marian Griffiths – “The Weather Will Be More Unstable” | “Kayaking on the River”
Judith H. Gunter – “Trees”
Caroline Huff – “Wetlands I” | “Stranded”
Christine Kelsey – “Spoon Lilies” | “Ocean Gifts” | “Time Fades”
Linda Kleinbart – “Peonies” | “Bring It In”
Cathy Leaycraft – “Striped Stones” | “Monhegan Gold” | “Purple Vetch”
Penelope McCrea – “Two’s Company, Three’s a Wow”
Sean Meade – “Hringvegur – 2:00 AM, December 4, 2014”
Dawn L.C. Miller – “Snail Kite Determined” | “Dream Peace” | “Cheetah Family”
Bob Miller – “The Last Bit of SKY” | “Fragility”
Marj Morani – “Cherish the Trees”
Tim O’Brien – “Fair Share”
Barbara Parker – “Until the Rivers All Run Dry”
Dawn Phillips – “Bee Happy” | “Bountiful Harvest” | “I’ve Got My Love To Keep Me Warm”
Lani Seikaly – “Great Egret at Disney World” | “Rhinoceros Endangered” | “Costa Rica Cloud Forest”
Elise Sinatro – “Swirlin’ Tulips” | “Escapade” | “Dance”
Beverly Hall Smith – “Fence, Defense”
Bridget Z. Sullivan – “Champion” | “Gaping Maw” | “Trount’s Lair”
Georgette Toews – “I Got Dinner Last Night” | “Waiting for Supper”
Nancy Trippe – “Snowy Pines” | “Great Blue” | “Pine Grove”
Sherrie von Sternberg – “We Are One Family”
Maureen Wheatley – “Windwoman” | “Chester River Cove” | “Sundancers & Reflections”
Irene K.S. Whitaker – “Wildfire” | “Residue”
Terry Wolf – “The Brothers”
Michael Wootton – “Silence of Cold” | “Black and White”