FAVELL MUSEUM ART SHOW & SALE 2017 / September 15 – October 28, 2017
An annual exhibition features original, contemporary, representational art, including oil, pastel, watercolor, acrylic, mixed media, bronze & wood sculpture by over 30 artists from across the West. Sales benefit the non-profit museum.
Closing Event – October 28th from 5 to 8 pm. Light appetizers, wine and beer. Announcement of People’s Choice award winners.
Prices on web subject to museum verification
A Special Thank You to Our Sponsors: ATRIO Health Plans, Marcella Bell, Bell Hardware, Basin Fertilizer, Biagio’s Bar and Grille, Don & Sherrill Boyd, Dr. Jim Calvert & Dr. Wendy Warren, Cerule, Coldwell Banker (Holman Premier Realty), Cascade Comprehensive Care, Daily Bagel, Diamond Home Improvement, Diversified Contractors, Fisher, Nicholson Realty, Gold Dust Potatoes, Great Basin Insurance, Green Diamond Resource Company, Robert & Winifred Hood, Bob & Linda Kingzett, Doug & Shelly Kintzinger, Lynch Foundation, Molatore Scroggin Peterson & Co LLP, Pacific Power, Papé, Rodeos Pizza & Saladeria, John & Ann Silvestri, Sky Lakes Medical Center, Southtowne Commerce Center, Dr. Jeff & Dr. Linda Walker, Walker Farms, Washington Federal, Mark & Karen Wendt, Nancy Wendt, Rod & Carol Wendt, Woodhouse Companies, Wynne Broadcasting
The 2017 Art Show & Sale Artists:
--- Melanie Thompson is a graphic designer, turned wildland firefighter—digging fireline, hiking, and sleeping under the stars. The fierce beauty of nature inspires Melanie to combined her love of adventure with her art. She has received numerous awards and recognition as a plein air artist, including “Best Artist Under 30” from Plein Air Magazine. Drawing upon her experiences, Melanie produces powerful paintings in the spirit of the American West. Her paintings of iconic locations near her homeland, including Hells Canyon and Dry Fall, draw the viewer in to experience the dust, hot sun, or shade of a passing cloud. Melanie is a member of the Oil Painters of America, American Impressionist Society, and the Outdoor Painters Society. Learn more at www. melaniethompsonart.com