Spring is Coming to the Canton Museum of Art with Art in Bloom from the Canton Artists League Show

Exhibition of Local Artisans Features Exciting Range of Works


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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  February 13, 2013, Canton, Ohio — The Canton Artists League Spring Show, entitled “Art in Bloom,” will be exhibited March 16 – April 14, 2013, at the Canton Museum of Art.  An opening reception will be held on Saturday, March 23, from 2:00 – 4:00pm, including music by Kid Rodz.

The Canton Artists League is an associate of the Canton Museum, which provides a venue biennially for the League’s members to exhibit their work.  The membership of the League consists of amateur and professional artists for the purpose of camaraderie and the continuation of honing their skills.  The media represented in this year’s “Art in Bloom” show range from watercolor, oils, acrylic and photography to pottery, wood sculpture, jewelry, weaving, mixed media colored pencil and more.

About the Canton Artist League

Founded in 1996, the mission of the Canton Artist League is to provide enriched opportunities and encouragement for professional, semi-professional and amateur visual artists and individuals with a sincere interest in supporting art.  This will be accomplished through a combination of exhibits, shows, educational workshops, field trips and community support programs.  For more information, visit www.cal.cannet.com, or join us on Facebook® at “Canton Artists League.”

About the Canton Museum of Art

The Canton Museum of Art is recognized for its Permanent Collection of American watercolors and contemporary ceramics, unique exhibits and educational outreach programs.  The CMA offers a changing exhibition schedule each year that highlights works in its Permanent Collection, major traveling exhibitions and original exhibits organized by the CMA.  Learn more at http://www.cantonart.org, on Facebook® at “Canton Museum of Art” or @CantonMuseum on Twitter®.

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Show Photos & Captions by Image Number: 

  1. “Cabs” – watercolor, 26 x 36, Ted Lawson
  2. “Bountiful Love” – 16 x 20, mixed media, Cynthia Capestrain
  3.  “Spring Swing” – mixed media, Li Hertzi
  4. “Queen of the Neighborhood” – 11 x 14, Michele Mulligan
  5. “Renewal” – watercolor, 20 x 24, Claudia Mullane
  6. “Seashells – 2”, colored pencil, Sharon Mazgai
  7. “Flymask” – 14 x 14, colored pencil, Nancy Michel