Lancaster County Art Association


The Natural World - Membership Exhibit, April 2 -23, Drop Off; March 24, 25, 26, Pick Up: April 28, 29, 30
Theme: Nature Small works: 11x14 (image size) or smaller, frame size can be slightly larger. 1 entry per member.
Judged and awards. Entry Fee: $20

Elementary & The Middle - Children's Exhibit, April 2-23, Drop Off: March 24, 25, 26 Pick Up: April 28, 29, 30
Sponsor: Echo Valley Art Group & An Anonymous Donor
Open to children- 1-8th grade, residents of Lancaster County. 1 piece per student. Awards Given.
Forms available at the LCAA and may be downloaded from this website from links on the Exhibits Page.

Save the Date-
LCAA Annual Membership Dinner - Tues. May 16, 6-9pm
Pheasant Run Farm Bed & Breakfast, Watch for more info-

LCAA Plant Sale- Sat. May 20, 9am-4pm
Donations of Plants, Pots, Birdhouses, etc. accepted - May 18 & 19, 11am-4pm


We are looking for a donation of either a used pottery wheel or funds to purchase one. We currently have to limit the number of students who can take our clay classes. We also several maintenance issues with our building that need to be addressed. Send your donation to : LCAA,149 Precision Ave.  Straasburg, PA 17579 or call the office at 717-687-7061. Thank you to those who have donated previously! 


We are looking for someone with graphic arts experience to help with our newsletter. We have several positions open on the board including Treasurer.
We are looking for someone to help in the office with organizing files.
Gallery sitters are needed to watch the gallery when the staff is off.
Assistance with mailings or other office work is needed.

The following positions are available to serve on the LCAA Board:
Vice President
Advertising and Promotion
House and Property: In charge of making sure that the building is in good repair and clean, inside and outside.

Looking for a volunteer to take over the Plein air group.
Suggested painting sites and emails of artists interested in Plein air will be provided.

Please contact Carol Herr at 717-687-7061 during gallery hours with your interest.


Garden Show

Feb. 26-March 23
In the Kauffman Gallery

'Here Comes the Sun', metal sculpture by Matthew J. Leavell

First Place: Matthew J. Leavell, "Here Comes the Sun”, metal sculpture
Second Place: Jerry Brown, "At the Arboretum”, watercolor
Third Place: Sandra Desrosiers, "Pink Magnolias”, oil
Honorable Mention: Jennifer Cavalcante, "Daisy Mums”, photography
Honorable Mention: Beverley Felter, "In the Pink”, watercolor
Honorable Mention: Christi Hetrick, "Good Morning Sunshine”, oil on linen panel

'Looking Forward', oil by Carolyn Sands

First Place: Carolyn Sands, "Looking Forward”, oil
Second Place: Gaylee Schachter, "Springtime Flowers”, watercolor
Third Place: Sherell Morris, "Hills of Lancaster County”, watercolor
Honorable Mention: Kathryn Collins, "Rhod to Summer”, watercolor
Honorable Mention: Nella Seward, "Home Grown”, watercolor

'Digitied Artichokes', watercolor by Evanna Morris

First Place: Evanna Morris, "Digitized Artichokes"
Second Place: Steven Weinhold, "May Sprinkle"
Third Place: Tim Colyer, "Garden Fountain at Chanticleer"

Winter Membership Show

Jan. 15 - Feb. 16.
In the Kauffman Gallery

Watercolor:: 'Rainy Rooftops From the Library Window' by Jenna Minor Kline

First Place: Jenna Minor Kline, "Rainy Rooftops From the Library Window", ink/watercolor on paper
Second Place: Sandra Desrosiers, "Better Days" “oil
Third Place: Evelyn R. Burton, "Nocturne", cyanotype on Kinwaski paper
Honorable Mention: Molly Lengeman, "Growth", salt block sculpture
Honorable Mention: Tim Colyer, "Morning Light in a Time Long Past", watercolor
Honorable Mention: Jay Dombach, "Pontz Pond", oil
Honorable Mention: Beverley Felter, "Shear Pleasure", watercolor

Watercolor: 'To Be Of Use' by Marti Early

First Place: Marti Early, "To Be Of Use", watercolor
Second Place: Kathryn Collins, "Paris in April", watercolor
Third Place: Carolyn Sands, "Sunset at the Cove, Cape May", pastel
Honorable Mention: David Allen, "Spring Thaw @ Coatesville Reservoir”, acrylic
Honorable Mention: Gaylee Schachter, "The Barge", watercolor

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.