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America The Beautiful, Reception at MVAC

July 13, 2021 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

America The Beautiful

Artist Reception July 13th, Tuesday
5:30 – 7 PM at the MVAC Gallery
Picnic appetizers with air conditioning!

This exhibit includes these area artists:

  • Jenn Baker – Photographic postcards of our own beautiful Guntersville Lake
  • Carol Bearden – Quilts with Air Force and Army motifs
  • Deborah Belcher – Oil paintings
  • Emily Busby – Blue ceramic with stars
  • James Davidson, Veteran – Exquisite wood boxes made of exotic woods from around the world
  • Eric Entrekin – Pencil, pen & ink prints and originals with military themes
  • Brian Guckenberger, Veteran – Acrylic landscapes in the style of Bob Ross
  • Marquita Jones – Log Cabin Quilt in patriotic colors
  • John Hackney – Acrylic paintings of a sad Statue of Liberty
  • David Hammock – metal art of Guntersville and Scraptocaster
  • Jim Harris – Owner of a pre-Civil War heirloom quilt made by a Cherokee great-great-grandmother’s great-aunt who walked the Trail of Tears but was allowed to return to Marshall County because she was half white/half Cherokee.
  • Dale Hill – Quilt
  • Ken Kelley – Chittam Wood and turned wood bowls
  • Karon Sue Kimmel – Photographic cards of American flags and wildlife from this area
  • Mark Kennemer – American flags on metal
  • Lynne McCrady – Star Quilt which will be raffled off in November around Veterans Day (tickets are one for $5 or five for $20)
  • Sue Kirkpatrick – oil painting
  • John Pate – Photos printed on metal bases and photobooks of America’s Bald Eagles
  • Becky Scheinert – Mixed media/collage 4th of July Celebration
  • Ken Scheinert – Owner of photo of Twin Towers a week before 9/11; Norman Rockwell photo book with patriotic illustrations
  • Deborah Schmidt – Ceramic Alabama mugs
  • Cherri Simonds – Hand-beaded jewelry with patriotic designs
  • Kay Gedling, VFW – Flags of American military branches
  • Becky Whitaker – Mixed media
  • Several Veterans – various media from veteran art therapy classes

And on the new MVAC Member Wall, you’ll find five abstract paintings by Lisa McLaughlin from Nashville.

Hope you can come by Tuesday or before the exhibit ends July 30th. This exhibit will be a short one, so don’t delay and don’t blink!


July 13, 2021
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm


Mountain Valley Arts Council Gallery
300 Gunter Avenue
Guntersville, AL 35976 United States
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