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Carol Brightman Johnson Opens in the Loft Gallery

Date/Time

May 26, 2018 to Jul 8, 2018
10:00 AM until 05:00 PM

This event occurs weekly, on Sunday, Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday.

Description

The Loft Gallery will open an exhibit of fine paintings by Carol Brightman Johnson.

Ms. Johnson's show opens on Saturday, May 26 and run through Sunday, July 8, and will feature the artist’s detailed oil portraits of people, animals, and many of horses and riders.

An Artist’s Reception will take place on Saturday, May 26 from 4-6pm. This event is free and open to the community.

Ms. Johnson holds a deep affection for her native New England, where she paints animals, farms and woodland scenes. She travels throughout the American West and enjoys painting and hiking in California, Wyoming, Utah and Arizona.  

 

Her equine images have been featured on covers of Horse World USA and The Chronicle of the Horse Magazine. She has painted many commissioned works and illustrated for The Litchfield County Times, producing a line of animal themed prints. 

 

The award-winning artist is a signature member of Paint America, Paint the Parks, and Paint America Shows, and many other prestigious painting organizations. She has participated in national, juried plein air events, and art festivals in throughout the country. 

 

Ms. Johnson has studied with Jeff Legg, David Gray, William Scott Jennings, Albert Handell, Ralph Oberg, David Lussier, and Clayton Beck III.

 

Cost

free

Location

View map Loft Gallery at The Smithy
10 Main Street
New Preston, CT

Additional Information

Sponsor

Loft Gallery at The Smithy

Phone

(860)868-9003

Contact name

Susan

Contact email

susan@thesmithystore.com

Region:

Litchfield

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