New works range from locally inspired landscapes of Virginia, to equestrian themes mixed with symbolism. Michael's work is influenced by classical antiquity, paintings from the Baroque period and American Impressionism.
Opening Reception and Community Art Walk: Friday, March 8th from 5 to 8 pm. Meet the artist and enjoy light refreshments. Show runs through the end of March.
Happy September from Art in the Valley! Mike and I are excited for fall. There's no better time to get outside and enjoy nature, paint outside, and visit local shops in your community for some fun gifts and to support small businesses.
Happy Spring everyone! It's been a while since I updated the blog. Over the winter Mike and I shoveled a lot of snow in Pittsburgh, and we are thankful the warm weather is finally here. Mike went out painting over the winter. Here is a look at one of his plein air paintings...
Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays! Every year we like to bake with our two girls during the holidays. This year, we tried something new; a gingerbread house from scratch. Let's just say, we are not professional bakers, but we had a lot of fun!