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Calendar of Upcoming Shows

I will keep this site updated as new shows are scheduled.  I hope to see you at one of these shows, I enjoy meeting those who appreciate art.  I will be glad to personalize any of your purchases.

2019
Anytime by Appointment!  My home gallery
I have my work on exhibit in the lower level of my home, I have framed originals and prints, as well as loose and matted prints.  Just give a call to set up a time to come by:  610-274-8390.
January 30 to February 3 - Malvern Retreat Art Show

The Malvern Retreat House Annual Art Show is held at the beautiful McShain-Horstmann Family Life Center on the campus of the Malvern Retreat House located at 315 South Warren Avenue in Malvern. This show features over 100 juried artists and more than 2,000 pieces of fine art including paintings, sculpture, photography, jewelry, fiber art, glass art and ceramics. I will have several original paintings in the "Special Focus" exhibit on "Water". Follow signs to the Family Life Center once entering the property. There is ample parking and they are handicap accessible. Hours are Wednesday through Saturday 10am to 7pm, and Sunday 10am to 4pm. A complimentary Wine & Cheese Reception will be held on Thursday, January 31 from 5 to 8pm. Free admission all days.

February 22, 23 & 24 - WWRR Hockessin Art Show
This art show is a fundraiser for the Wilmington & Western Railroad and will be held at the Hockessin Memorial Hall at Rt. 41 and Yorklyn Roads, Hockessin, DE.  Hours are Friday evening 5pm to 8pm, Saturday 10am to 5pm and Sunday 11am to 4pm. General admission is $3, children under 12 free.  You can also enjoy a train ride, the local train will be departing every hour on Sat. and Sun., tickets are $5. This show features 28 artists, each of whom will have a booth area.  I will be exhibiting both originals and prints in a large booth area of 10 panels!  For more info go to www.wwrr.com  
March 22 & 23 - Chadds Ford Art Sale & Show - FEATURED ARTIST!
I am proud to be the 2019 Featured Artist in the historic Chadds Ford Art Sale & Show which is held at the Chadds Ford Elementary School, 3 Baltimore Pike, Chadds Ford, PA 19317 ( U.S. Route 1, across from the Brandywine River Museum). As "Featured Artist" I will have my work on exhibit on the stage on 34 panels, plus bins of prints! I will have many new original paintings created specially for this event! The Opening Gala is Friday evening from 7pm to 10pm (adults only Friday evening please). The show continues on Saturday from 10am. to 4pm. This is a wonderful show and I hope you can attend! For more information go to: https://cfes.ucfsd.org/artshow/art-show-home 
April 27 to May 12 - Yellow Springs Art Show
This is one of the longest running, and most prestigious shows in the area.  Since its inception in 1973, the art show has become Historic Yellow Spring's most important fund raising event.  I am proud to have my work juried into this show.  All framed paintings are originals, and are hung "salon style" with over 3000 paintings by 180 artists.  I will be allowed to bring 4 primary original pieces, up to 8 miniatures, and up to 20 limited edition prints.  The show is located at: Historic Yellow Springs, 1685 Art School Road, Chester Springs, PA 19425.  An opening Gala is held on Friday, April 26 from 6 to 9pm (tickets are required for the opening night.) The show is open each day from April 27th to May 12th, 10am to 4pm., free admission.  For more information go to www.http://yellowsprings.org/yellow-springs-art-show/     
May 31 & June 1- DFVA Greenville Art Show
The Delaware Foundation for the Visual Arts will hold its annual outdoor Greenville Art Show at the Greenville Crossing I Shopping Center on Rt. 52 (Kennett Pike), Greenville, DE.  Hours are Thursday 11am to 6pm,  Friday 11am to 6pm, Saturday 11am to 4pm. Featuring over 30 outstanding Brandywine Valley artists exhibiting their original works of art.  Each artist displays their works on one 4 foot by 8 foot panel, which are set up outdoors under the canopy of the shopping center. I will have new originals - not yet published on my web site at this show! There will also be bins of unframed original artwork. Free parking, free admission. If one of those days gets rained out, the show will continue on to Sunday, June 2 from 11am to 4pm.
November 1 & 2 - DFVA Art Show at Christ Church Wilmington, DE
The Delaware Foundation for the Visual Arts will hold an art show to raise funds for its DFVA Scholarship Program for Delaware Students pursuing a career in the arts. The show will feature artwork by many outstanding local artists. This generation of artists helping the next generation of artists! The show will be held at Christ Church located at 505 East Buck Road, Wilmington, DE 19807. Friday evening's reception will feature wine and refreshments. Admission is $5 (free for 18 and under). Hours are Friday 4:00 to 8:30 p.m. and Saturday 10:00am to 4:00pm. I will have two panels for exhibiting original artwork.
November 8 & 9 - Church of the Advent Artisan Fair
Friday evening Preview Party 6:30 to 9 p.m. (for Church Parishioners only)                         and Saturday 10:00 a.m. to 3 p.m. (OPEN to Public - NO entry fee!)
Church Address:
401 N Union St., Kennett Square, PA 19348
Church Phone: (610) 444-4624
The Episcopal Church of the Advent is located less than a mile south of the PA route 1 and PA route 82 intersection. Take route 82 South/Kennett Square exit and find us just off North Union Street, just past the Union Hill Cemetery. Pre-holiday shopping at its finest. More Artists this year! This Artisan Fair will be even bigger and better! Plan on coming back Saturday with more friends to buy another unique piece for yourself or for someone on your gift list. I plan on having a few display racks of my work, plus a print bin and cards.
 
November 15 & 16 - Unionville Art Gala
The Unionville Art Gala continues its tradition of sharing artistic excellence with the local community as it celebrates its 43rd year. The show’s goal is to include a wide variety of artistic styles that will intrigue and captivate the public.  Watercolor, pastel, oil, metal, ceramic, jewelry, mosaic & glass art are featured at this well attended and popular event. This festive show begins Friday night, from 6 to 9 PM with live music and delicious complimentary hors d’oeuvres from prominent local restaurants.  Meet and talk to the artists. Saturday the sale continues from 11 AM to 4 PM with live music and more great art. 30% of your purchase price goes to the Unionville PTO to help fund various educational enhancement projects that enrich the overall educational experience of Unionville High School students. I will have a couple of panels of artwork and a portfolio bin of unframed work.
November 22 to January 4 - Hardcastle Galleries Miniature Show
Hardcastle Gallery will be holding its Annual Holiday Small Works Art Show.  A special Preview Event is on Friday, November 23, 10am to 5pm. A Festive Opening Reception will be held Friday, November 39 from 5:30pm to 8:30pm with music and refreshments.  I will have 5 small paintings in this show. The small size make these pieces perfect for gift giving, or for your own collection of original artwork. The show will be held at 5714 Kennett Pike, Centreville, DE 19807, (look for the "Frederick's Country Center" sign.) Phone 302-655-5230. For more information see their website at www.hardcastlegallery.com 
December 6 & 7 - Howard Pyle Studio Holiday Show
As a member of the Howard Pyle studio group, I will be exhibiting in their show at the historic studio located at 1305 North Franklin Street, Wilmington, DE 19806. The holiday show will also have Studio 2 open with sales of prints, cards and jewelry, and Studio 3 with original paintings. Be sure to stop by to see the work by this talented group of 36 women. Friday we will be open in the evening for "Art Loop" from 5 to 8pm and Saturday we will be open from 11am to 3pm. Refreshments will be served, admission is free. Street parking, or use the Westminster Church parking lot (a short 2 block walk).
Anytime by Appointment!  My home gallery
I have my work on exhibit in the lower level of my home, I have framed originals and prints, as well as loose and matted prints.  Just give a call to set up a time to come by:  610-274-8390.

Gallery Information

I am represented by Hardcastle Gallery in Centreville, DE and COCA Gallery in Greenville, DE.  I keep an inventory of all prints at home, and you may stop by my home gallery...just call first. Woodside Farm has an inventory of my prints of their farm. The Landenberg Store has my Landenberg prints available for purchase.

 

Kathy Ruck · 113 Stoney Ridge Road, Landenberg, PA 19350 · 610-274-8390 ·

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