Wednesday, April 9, 2014

Student Show at Duck Pond Gallery a Huge Success!

Here's some of the artists who exhibited at the show. Some took my watercolor class and some took my Art Play class. 

Anita and Josh with Anita's art in the background.

A close up of some of the artists

Carolyn and her art
(wish there weren't so many reflections)

Amy K. and Jim and Amy's Fish painting

Amy M. and her art to her left. It is a collage print she did in Art Play class.

John and his painting, wish that there weren't so many reflections in this one too. 

Here is Jane and her daughter who is the subject of the painting between them.

Deb and her Sandpiper monoprint.  This was one of the projects she did in Art Play class. 

Thanks to everyone who came to the opening and contributed food and helped hang the show etc... If you haven't seen the show yet it will be up till April 26th at the Duck Pond Gallery, Town of Esopus library in Port Ewen, NY call 338-5580 for more info.

Want to be part of the next one? Take a class!!  Art Play class starts tonight at 6:30pm call 845-338-6503 to register. The next watercolor class starts April 26th. Register at the library. We will painting outdoors, weather permitting.  For more info go to classes at

Friday, April 4, 2014

Opening Reception for Student Show Tomorrow Apr. 5th!!!

"Kayaking at Paradox Lake" by Mira Fink  
Today is hanging day for our student show at the Duck Pond Gallery at the Town of Esopus Library.  We are putting up about 45 pieces of really excellent artwork by my Watercolor and Mixed Media Art Play students.  These are adult students who have taken classes in the last three years at any of the places that I have been teaching including the Esopus Library (Port Ewen, NY), The Art Society of Kingston, Family Traditions (in Stone Ridge, NY) and Woodland Pond Senior Residence in New Paltz, NY. Here are a few examples of the quality work you will see if you come to the reception which is April 5th 5-8pm at the Esopus Library's Duck Pond Gallery. Esopus Library 
Shorebird by Deb Welsch

Carousel by Jane Birmingham

Trees by Kristine Logan

Winter Meadow by Maggie MacDowell

Interested in taking a class? Sign up soon! The next Art Play class starts next Wed. April 9th at Family Traditions.  Call 845-338-6503 to register. Next Watercolor class starts Apr. 26th at the library.  For more info on classes and the show visit MiraFink.Com go to the classes or exhibits link. See ya at the show!!  I will post pictures after the opening.