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News From Our Artist Instructors

Fifth Circle, oil on linen, by Robert Liberace

We’re proud to have a group of talented artists as instructors here at The Art League, and we love sharing what they’re up to! Here are some news items from The Art League faculty:

Robert Liberace’s award

Do you recognize the painting above? Robert Liberace‘s Fifth Circle graces the inside cover of this year’s class catalog. This week, we learned this stunning painting was awarded first place in Imaginative Realism at the 12th Annual ARC Salon! Read more about this painting’s inspiration.

Avis Fleming’s “Images”

Avis Fleming: “Images”

Avis Fleming teaches sketchbook workshops this year at The Art League, but sketchbooks aren’t the only place she’s making her mark! You can see her exhibit “Images” through June 28, 2017 at Printmakers, Inc. (Studio 325 at the Torpedo Factory, upstairs from The Art League.) “Images” includes paintings, prints, and ceramics by Fleming, demonstrating her gestural drawing technique.

Painting in Thomas, West Virginia

Thomas, West Virginia

“A tiny town is assembled, snow-globe-like, on only one side of the street.”

That’s Travel & Leisure writing last month about Thomas, West Virginia — a town name you’ll recognize if you’ve flipped through our catalog. A Week in Thomas, West Virginia is a five-day workshop this August with Danni Dawson, Mike Francis, and Paul Lucchesi. Students are free to paint and sculpt with the different instructors as they wish, and enjoy the small-town charm of Thomas.

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