Ongoing shows

October 25, 2007

Mixed media

SHIPPENSBURG, Pa. - Mixed media art by Cole Welter are on display. Gallery talk and reception 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. today. Continues Friday, Oct. 26. Kauffman Gallery at Huber Art Center, Shippensburg University, 1871 Old Main Drive. Gallery hours are 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. today, 9 a.m. to noon Friday.

'Decorative Art'

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - Decorated ornamental and functional objects by six artists, Kathryn Fowler, Ruth Anne Garling, DeWayna Pittman, Barb Noel, Susan Shaffer and Linda Shumway. Continues through Saturday, Oct. 27. Council for the Arts, 159 S. Main St. Gallery hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Friday; 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. Call 717-264-6883 or go to

Copper & Canvas

Works on metal and canvas by African-American artist Jamaal Sheats. Continues through Sunday, Oct. 28. Just Lookin' Gallery, 40 Summit Ave., Hagerstown. Gallery hours are 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday, and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday. Free.


Art in the Library

SUMMIT POINT, W.Va. - Paintings by Wilson Webb. South Jefferson Public Library,49 Church St. Hours are 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturdays and 1 to 5 p.m. Sundays; call for weekday hours. Continues through Wednesday, Oct. 31. Call 304-724-7008 or e-mail

Photography exhibit

MONT ALTO, Pa. - Nanette Hatzes presents photography from her recent trip to Burundi. Continues through Wednesday, Oct. 31. Penn State Mont Alto Library. Exhibit hours are noon to 10 p.m. Sunday; 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. Monday through Thursday; 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Friday; and noon to 4 p.m. Saturday. Call 717-749-6042.

Landscapes and lighthouses

Chris Shingler's oil paintings are on display. Continues through October. Mansion House, City Park, Hagerstown. Hours are 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, 1 to 5 p.m. Sundays. Call 301-733-0318.

Black-and-white photography

Black-and-white photographs by Matthew Prince are on display. Continues through October. Contemporary School of the Arts & Gallery, 4 W. Franklin St., Hagerstown. Gallery hours are 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Friday, 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Call 301-791-6191, e-mail, or go to

Beaver Creek School Museum

The two-room school, built in 1904, is operated as a museum by the Washington County Historical Society. 1 to 4 p.m. Sundays. Beaver Creek School Museum, Beaver Creek Church Road. Free. Call 301-797-8782.

'Gramma's Apron'

Aprons used by local residents and their families' earlier generations. Continues through Sunday, Nov. 4. Washington County Rural Heritage Museum, Sharpsburg Pike (Md. 65), 7 miles south of Hagerstown. Hours are 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday or by appointment. Call 240-313-2839. Free.

Blenko Glass museum pieces

BERKELEY SPRINGS, W.Va. - "Blenko: West Virginia's Gift to the World" includes more than 100 pieces from the collections of the Huntington Museum of Art and West Virginia State Museum. Exhibit continues through Sunday, Nov. 4. Ice House, corner of Independence and Mercer. Hours are 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday through Monday. Call 304-258-2300 or go to


FREDERICK, Md. - A showcase of works by Linda Pelez-Dorian, adjunct professor of art at Kean University in Union, N.J. Continues through Monday, Nov. 5. Hood College's Hodson Gallery in the Tatem Arts Center, 401 Rosemont Ave. Gallery hours are 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. daily. For information, e-mail

Miniature paintings

"Art for the Animals" miniature paintings are on display through Saturday, Nov. 10, at Washington County Arts Council, 14 W. Washington St. Paintings are available through a silent auction; proceeds benefit Humane Society of Washington County. Call 301-733-2060, ext. 237.

'Tramp Art'

Drawing from the collections of Lewis Allen and Doug Bast. Continues through Sunday, Nov. 18. Washington County Museum of Fine Arts, City Park, Hagerstown. Hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, and 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday. Call 301-739-5727.

'Iron Oxide'

FREDERICK, Md. - "Iron Oxide: Remnants and Artifacts," new works by Craig Leonardi are on display. Show continues through Sunday, Nov. 25. The Delaplaine Visual Arts Education Center, 40 S. Carroll St.

Salt Series exhibit

Peter Whitting exhibits two- and three-dimensional art created with acrylic on canvas and board. Continues through Thursday, Nov. 1. Frederick Community College's Mary Condon Hodgson Art Gallery in the Arts and Student Center in F Building, Opossumtown Pike, Frederick, Md. Call Shane Sellers at 301-846-2863.

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