A Breath of Fresh Air
Plein Air Show Opening March 9th
5:30 – 8:30 pm
Hudson Fine Art and Framing co. is encouraging spring with our Breath of Fresh Air showing opening Friday, March 9th. We are excited to have three new artists joining our gallery – Doreen St. John, Christopher Leeper, & Craig Staufer – along with a gallery favorite, Carolyn Lewis. Meet our artists…– Doreen St. John holds several memberships such as Signature membership status with the Pastel Society of America and the American Impressionist Society. Her list of awards and juried exhibitions is extensive.– Christopher Leeper, a Canfield resident, who has served as president of the Ohio Watercolor Society and is a member of the adjunct faculty in the Department of Art at Youngstown State University. He is the author of Realism In Watermedia, North Light and illustrated four children’s books.–Craig Staufer is a Medina native with a life long pursuit of art as most artists. He studied at Kent State University as well as the University of Akron. Craig has also illustrated several books for his father, Al Staufer, was an a well known locomotive historian.– Carolyn Lewis, OPA has been a gallery favorite since 2005. She has Signature membership status in Oil Painters of America, Illinois; Charter Member, Ohio Plein Air Society; Emeritus member and past President of the Akron Society of Artists, Ohio; Associate member status in National Oil and Acrylic Painters Society; and general memberships in several more organizations. She has also authored a book, juried several exhibitions, and received several honors for her artwork.We hope you have an opportunity to meet the artist and view their beautiful plein air artwork at the opening or during the month of March. If you would like more information , please call the gallery at 330-650-2800.