Lancaster County Art Association News

Winter Closings

When there is inclement weather, the LCAA will be closed when the Lampeter-Strasburg School District is closed. Students in classes will be notified by the instructor if the class will be postponed.

People’s Choice Awards

The winners of the People’s Choice Awards in the LCAA’s Holiday Exhibit were Carol Dale for "Hans at Home" & Matthew R. Smith for "Country Christmas”.

2018 1st Place Awards in the Professional Category

Artists who won 1st Place awards in LCAA Membership  shows in the Professional Category in 2018 were:

Lora Stern

For “New Year Resolution in the 2018 Winter Membership Show.

Jef Kaufhold

For “Roar” in the Words & Pictures Exhibit

Geraldine Cosgrave

For “Blackberries” in the Garden Show.

Carol S. Herr

For "Farm Series: Spring” in the Spring Membership Show.

George Chapman

For “On the Road Again” in the Roadside Attractions Show.

George M. Clark

For "Downtown Pre Fab” in the Senior Showcase Exhibit.

Catherine J. Herbert

For “Refuge” in the Fall Membership Show.

Permanent Collection Sale

8 pieces from the LCAA's Permanent Collection are available for purchase:

Wilson Chambers

 “A Snow Scene Landscape” by Wilson Chambers.
Oil On Canvas, 37” x 28 1/2”: $1000

C. I. Driesbach

“Landscape Trees along Stream” by C I Driesbach.
Oil On Canvas, 23 1/2" x 29”: $3000

Louie Berthomme St. Andre

“Place Pigalle" by Louie Berthomme-St- Andre.
Oil On Canvas, 25” x 29”: $1200

John Z. Miller

4. “Pastoral Landscape” by John Z. Miller.
Oil On Canvas, 25” x 30”: $750

Harry Russell Ballinger

“Sunlit Seascape with Rocks” by Harry Russell Ballinger.
Oil On Canvas 25" x 30”: $1,200

Charles X. Carlson

"Strawberry & North Sts. Lancaster” by Charles X Carlson.
Watercolor, 15” x 21 3/4”: $1,500

Arturo Noci

“Portrait of An Elderly Woman” by Arturo Noci.
Oil On Canvas, 24 1/2" x 19 1/2”: $1,500

Ranulph Bye

“Old Mill” by Ranulph Bye, Watercolor, 14" x 21": $500

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

Opportunities are available to serve on the LCAA Board.

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

Hospitality: In charge of refreshments at the receptions for exhibits.

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.