Flick Gallery, The Arts Center of Yates County, 127 Main Street, Penn Yan, 14527
In a Year of
Tribute to the EARTH, the diversity of humanity will be
the theme during the Art Center of Yates County’s October
exhibit, portraying the unity of all people despite their
differences. Four featured artists and a sculptor will
illustrate this one world.
member of the National Watercolor Society and Watercolor
USA Honor Society, Valerie Larsen has received many awards
and has been accepted for many national watercolor shows,
besides being published in five editions of Splash, a
watercolor book. Her paintings portray the uniqueness of
people and the things they do and are also interpretations
of her experiences.
Kathy Bolin began
painting after raising her three sons, and currently
paints plein air landscapes and portraits/ figures. In her
portraits she seeks a connection with the viewer by
eliciting an emotional response. She has received many
awards for her paintings.
Leslie Heen began
her art career in fashion illustration and architectural
renderings. After retiring from commercial work and
modeling she began her study of fine art painting in
watercolor and oil.
expressing her impressions of life images.
For Kevin Feary,
his art has been a journey through many workshops,
painting organizations and competitions, receiving
numerous awards along the way. Both landscape and
portrait/ figures are his interests.
He attempts to convey his feelings through paint on
Freedman began his professional career by working in wood
as a sculptor. His initial pieces were hand carved bowls
and trays. His work has evolved into figurative pieces. He
has participated in
many exhibits and
shows throughout the east
public reception for this exhibit will be held Friday
October 13, from 5:00 to 7:00PM in the Flick Gallery.
Wine tasting will be courtesy of Weis Vineyard in
Hammondsport and light refreshments will be served.
The Arts Center of Yates County is located at 127
Main Street, Penn Yan, 14527.
Call 315-536-8226 or go to
for more information.