Lancaster County Art Association
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LANCASTER COUNTY ART QUILT PROJECT - MAY 1 - JUNE 3

Artwork Exhibit, Contest and Fundraiser
Deadline for Artwork Donations: by April 25
ATTENTION: ALL ARTISTS - The LCAA needs your help! The past year has been a difficult one for our organization and we are hoping to recover lost funds with this special fundraiser! Please consider creating 1 or more small artworks (5x7") and donating them to the LCAA. Check out the details listed on the Exhibit Page and on the donation form which you may download by clicking HERE.

Sponsors Needed

We are looking for individuals or businesses who would like to sponsor one of our prizes for our Lanc. Co. Art Quilt project. We need sponsors for awards for children & teens as well as our adult participants. Any amount is appreciated. The more sponsors that we have- the more awards we can give out! Sponsors will be listed on our program, on our website and on signs in the gallery, unless they would prefer to be anonymous.
You may call the LCAA office at 717-687-7061 for more details or send us the amount you would like to sponsor along with any preference on awards given to the LCAA, 149 Precision Ave. Strasburg, PA 17579. Thank you for your support!

Announcement!

Everyone coming into the building must wear a mask. We ask that you maintain social distancing of 6 feet or more. If you are feeling ill- please stay home! We have hand sanitizer available and we will be cleaning surfaces frequently. The building has been deep cleaned. We ask that you do not enter rooms marked staff only such as the offices, kitchen, storage rooms, etc. We ask that you follow these guidelines to keep you, your fellow members, LCAA staff and others safe!

2021 AWARD WINNERS

Garden Show

February 21 – March 18
in the Kauffman Gallery

First Place: Karen Mincarelli – “Double Dutch”, acrylic

Professional Category

First Place: Karen Mincarelli – “Double Dutch”, acrylic
Second Place: Cecelia Cox – “Spring Morning”, oil
Third Place: Brenda Blank – “Coneflower Magnified”, watercolor

Honorable Mention:
Jim McElroy – “No Crops This Year”, acrylic on paper
Carolann Van Wyen – “Autumn’s Crown of Gold”, watercolor

First Place NonPro: Jerry Brown – “One Four February Light”, watercolor.

Non-Professional Category

First Place: Jerry Brown – “One Four February Light”, watercolor.
Second Place: Debbie Huff – “The Last Red Rose”, pastel
Third Place: Christine Kirk – “Sweet Perennial”, paper

Ann T. Fields Annual Awards for Excellence in Watercolor

Ann T. Fields First Place: Marita Hines – “Pond Frolic”

First Place: Marita Hines – “Pond Frolic”
Second Place: Lisa Prinzo – “Daisy Bouquet”
Third Place: Carol H. Dale – “Garden Club”

Winter Membership Show

January 17 -February 11
in the Kauffman Gallery

First Place: Dan Graziano, 'Round Midnighjt', oil

Professional Category

1st Place: Dan Graziano, “Round Midnight”, oil.
2nd Place: Sandra Sigley, “Clip Clop”, pastel.
3rd Place: Marita Hines, “Shrimp Boat”, watercolor.

Honorable Mention:
Cecelia Cox, “Tarnished Silver and Eggplant”, oil.
Dave Gibson, “Glen Rock Graffiti Crew”, oil on panel.
Kristin Blanck, “The Chosen One”, oil on panel.
Matthew J. Leavell, “Salvaged Serenity”, salvaged steel sculpture.

!st Place NonPro: Glenn Wenger, photography

Non-Professional Category

1st Place: Glenn Wenger, “Sun Setting...I’m Running Out of Time”, black & white photography.
2nd Place: Debbie Huff, “Crazy Cat”, alcohol ink.
3rd Place: Jim McElroy, “City Folks #1”, acrylic.

Honorable Mention:
Charles Snyder, “Always Feeling Blue”
Marti Early, “Mendenhall Mist”

Volunteers Needed

Gallery sitters are needed to watch the gallery when the staff is off.

Assistance with mailings or other office work is needed.

OPEN BOARD POSITIONS

The following positions are available to serve on the LCAA Board:

Recording Secretary: Records minutes of board meetings, prepares minutes of each meeting to present at the next meeting, sends out thank you notes to donors for contributions and services.

Treasurer

Publicity: Writing up and sending out press releases and photographs of events, classes, exhibits and LCAA news.

Fundraising: Responsibility for raising funds for the LCAA through a variety of means: donations, grants, events, letters.

House and Property: In charge of making sure that the building is in good repair and clean, inside and outside.

Historian - Duties involve overseeing our permanent art collection, LCAA archives and our library.

Volunteer Chair: Responsibilities include scheduling members for various volunteer duties, recruiting people for open board positions.

Please contact Carol Herr at 687-7061 during gallery hours with your interest.

LAF (Ladies Art Forum)

Meetings for critiques and discussion are held on the third Thursday of the month at 2 PM.

All women members of the LCAA are invited to join LAF. You may bring work for critique or just come and watch. To check on whether there are any changes in the meeting date and how many are planning to attend, please call the LCAA at 687-7061 on the Wednesday before the meeting between 1 and 5 PM.