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Beyond the Guilded Frame

FFACSpringShow2019 FrontInviteFirnew Farm’s 16th Annual Spring Art & Photography show will be held on Sunday, May 19th, 2019 from 1-5 PM. 

Over 90 pieces of artwork by 35 local and regional artists will be on display and for sale. We will feature two- and three-dimensional artwork in the Barn Gallery. Our Silo installation will provide educational information from The Socrates Project: Poisonous Plants in Virginia and original Firnew artwork inspired by the project.

Music by Toni Clare

3:00 p.m. Tucker Hill Scholarship Presentation

Firnew Barn Gallery, 19 Wolftown-Hood Road, Hood, VA 22723

–Trish Crowe

Art Talk by Judi Ely and Chee Ricketts

Annie Gould Gallery
presents an
Art Talk

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 28 at 11:00  am

As part of this month’s exhibit, we are delighted that Chee Kludt Ricketts and Judith Ely will be at Annie Gould Gallery on Thursday, February 28th at 11 am to present a lively and informative discussion of their painting techniques.

Admission is free and spaces are limited.
Please RSVP to
or call the gallery:

Morning Mist, October

transparent watercolor on canvas

Chee Ricketts will explain the relatively new and exciting process of painting with transparent watercolor on canvases or panels, including information on necessary supplies and equipment required.


Judith Ely will describe her innovative process of creating depth by using layers of acrylic paint. As each layer takes shape, Judith builds thought-provoking compositions.