Art Exhibits at the 
Lancaster County Art Association


Receptions are held on the first date of the exhibition.

Jan. 20 - Feb. 14

In the Kauffman Gallery

Winter Membership Show Awards

Professional Category

Judy Smith: 'Driveway Art', mixed media

1st Place: Judy Smith "Driveway Art”, mixed media.
2nd Place: Carmela Melchiorre "She's It…”, mixed media.
3rd Place: Debra Smith “Holidaze”, watercolor.
Honorable Mention: Ken Schwartzman “Soho”, photography.
Honorable Mention: Peter Hunsberger “Vigilance”, photography.

Non-Professional Category

1st Place: Dave Gibson "Oil & Garlic”, oils.
2nd Place: Scott Steimel "Lancaster Central Market”, acrylic.
3rd Place: Jim McElroy "Area 51 #2”, acrylic.
Honorable Mention: Lynne Danyow "Slippery When Wet”, watercolor.
Honorable Mention: Ann Klemstine "Healthy Choice”, oils. 

To  see all of the pieces that won awards, click here.

In the Steinmetz Gallery

Ladies Art Forum

This group of talented women artists meet monthly to network, critique artwork and, of course, have a good time. Some of the artists exhibiting are: Dot Stepenaski, Judy Smith, Patricia Keller, Carol Herr, Carol Dale, Elaine Howe, Eugenia McQuilkin, Susan Bloomfield, Marilyn Morrison, Pat Reed Nute, Pat Renna, Lara Stern and others. Four pieces that are in the exhibit are shown below.

"Spring Swing" , watercolor by Judy W. Smith

“After the Harvest”, oil on linen by Carol Herr

“Snow Sheep”, watercolor by Carol H. Dale

“Purple Haze”, mixed media by Patricia A. Renna


Feb. 24 - March 21

In the Kauffman Gallery

The Sky’s the Limit

Drop off - Feb.15, 16, 17
Open to all members.
Theme: The sky – day or night
Pick up – March 22,23,24
*1-2 entries per member, judged - awards given

In the Steinmetz Gallery

Catherine Herbert: Country Notes

Having grown up along the Hudson River, Catherine was impressed with the Hudson River School of Painting. Acrylic is her medium of choice. She is inspired by nature and animals and hopes to convey the emotions and personalities of the animals she paints. Currently she is working on a farm series.


March 31 – April 25

In the Kauffman Gallery

Garden Show

Drop off –March 22, 23, 24
Theme: Flowers, Plants, Gardens,
Pick up – April 26, 27, 28
*1-2 entries per member, judged - awards given
Ann T. Fields Annual Awards for Excellence in Watercolor 

In the Steinmetz Gallery

Vicki Sullivan


May 5 – 30

In the Kauffman Gallery

Spring Membership Show

Drop off- April 26, 27, 28
Open to all members, no theme
Pick up- May 31, June 1, 2
*1or 2 entries per member, judged-awards given
Sponsor: Terry Banzett Memorial Fund
Myrtle Tremblay Award for Watercolor

In the Steinmetz Gallery

Tony Bonazzi


June 9 - July 11

Kauffman & Steinmetz Galleries

LCAA Open Door Exhibition

Drop off- May 31, June 1, 2
1-2 pieces per artist, open to both members & non-members
Pick up –July 12, 13, 14
Entry fee per piece, $15 LCAA members, $25 non-members
Judged – awards given, no theme


July 21 – Aug. 22

In the Kauffman Gallery

Keep It Cool!

Drop off – July 12, 13, 14
Pick up – Aug.23, 24, 25
Theme: things that are cold, cool you off or work that is primarily cool colors (green, blue, violet).
*1-2 entries, judged – awards given

In the Steinmetz Gallery

Henrietta Holton-Thomas


Sept. 15 – Oct. 10 

In the Kauffman Gallery

Fall Membership Show

Drop off - Sept.6, 7, 8 Open to all members, No theme
Small works-11x14 or smaller, framed
Pick up –Oct. 11, 12, 13
*1-2 entries per member, judged - awards given
Myrtle Tremblay Award for Watercolor

In the Steinmetz Gallery

Seniors On View

Seniors only, 60+


Oct. 20 – Nov. 14

In the Kauffman Gallery

Wild and Wooley!

Drop off – Oct.11, 12, 13
Theme: Animals- wild, farm or pets,
Pick up – Nov. 15, 16, 17
*1-2 entries per member, judged – awards given

In the Steinmetz Gallery

Cheryl Eckman


Nov. 24 - Dec. 22

In the Kauffman Gallery

Holiday Greens & “Merry Miniatures”

Drop off - Nov. 15, 16, 17
Theme: holidays & the color green, Christmas trees,
Pick up - Jan. 4, 5, 6 evergreens, holly, etc.
Entry fee -$15 flat fee
1-2 original works, any size (max. 55”) or subjects
1-6 miniatures- (10x10 or smaller), Peoples Choice Awards

In the Steinmetz Gallery

Sukey Starkey


Receptions are held on the 1st day of the exhibit, 1-4pm unless otherwise noted.
*Entry Fees- per piece, $15 non-professionals, $20 professionals for membership shows unless otherwise noted.
Please note that drop off days are Friday, Saturday & Sunday for most shows.