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‘Mastodon’ among us, but framing on

Perhaps the title “artistic woodworker” would be a better fit for Waller, although the thousands of working artists and everyday people who have flocked to the framer’s traveling workshops over the last half century — from his original studio in Foggy Bottom to Mount Gilead, The Plains, Middleburg and now Hume. […]

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Q&A: Rappahannock through the lense

Rather than a traditional gallery opening and exhibit, Sands’ portraits of the county, titled “Who We Are,” accompanied by several images of Rappahannock’s distinctive landscapes, will be enlarged and displayed throughout the county for one month beginning Saturday, July 7th. […]

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Paint your way through Shenandoah

Artists are encouraged to apply for the 2018 Artist-in-Residence Program at Shenandoah National Park. The program offers professional artists focused time to creatively explore the natural and cultural resources of this astounding landscape. […]

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All work and all clay: Kat Habib

Most artists are struggling artists, one way or the other, but Kat Habib struggles mostly to find the time to be an artist. When she’s actually practicing art, hey — no problem. The Sperryville potter and florist is 33 and one of Rappahannock County’s younger practicing artists. […]

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The impressionist: Nedra Smith

After a 20-year career as an art director in the D.C. area, Rappahannock County artist Nedra Smith returned some 13 years ago to her first loves — plein air and studio painting, as well as the Virginia Piedmont where she spent many years as a child. […]

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Rappahannock’s fall colors, enhanced by the annual Artists Tour

This year’s 13th annual Artists of Rappahannock Studio & Gallery Tour on Nov. 4-5 promises to be the largest yet, with more artists in open studios, interactive opportunities and a greater variety of fine art than ever before. More than 100 local artists will be displaying their works in 30 studios and eight galleries. […]

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Washington column for Oct. 5

Washington Mayor and wife hosted an event in their Haitian art-filled home to raise awareness for Voices & Actions for Haiti; 11th Annual Cause for Paws Raffle tickets will be on sale through Nov. 10, when RappCats will draw the winning ticket. […]