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“Beauty”, a wise woman once said, “is whatever gives joy.” Beauty, another wise woman said, would make a great name for a gallery. The first woman was Edna St. Vincent Millay. The second is DVAL sponsor/member Paula Farley Jackson.
Joy is something you’ll find in every persuasion at Beauty Gallery, in original paintings, jewelry, antique and vintage pieces, gifts and celebration accessories. Paula is committed to fine art and artifacts, made in the USA, and Pennsylvania in particular, whenever possible. Owning a gallery has been Paula’s dream since junior high school. She planned for it strategically, using her marketing and communications background to pave the way.
Paula believes in educating her clientele about the intrinsic value of owning original art. As someone who paints, she speaks from the heart about the wonder of transforming a flat canvas into something that moves people emotionally.
Beauty Gallery hosts 6 art shows annually. Look for a “places and faces” themed Call for Entry soon! Meanwhile, why not make an appointment to show Paula some of the beauty you’ve created recently?
Beauty Art, Gifts & Décor
3857 Providence Rd., Suite 200 * Newtown Square, PA 19073
Shop at Beauty Gallery Tuesday through Saturday.
Tuesday to Friday: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Saturday: 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
And by appointment.
Longwood Gardens and DVAL Present
Painting in the Meadow
Members Only Plein Air Paint-out, July 28–30, 2014
DVAL Juried Art Show & Sale
Knauer Gallery, in the Swope Music Building, West Chester University
August 27th through October 3rd, 2014.
· Exhibit open to DVAL members only
· Members invited to enter TWO pieces
· Entry / Juror fee $25
· All work must be for sale – no NFS
· All work must be professionally framed and wired for hanging
· All media accepted
· No size restrictions
· Only 50 pieces will be accepted
Note: ONLY the Knauer Gallery at West Chester University will be used for this show. See prospectus for all details.
Juror- Jack Stagliano—retired Villanova University professor of Studio Art. He holds an MFA from Bard College and studied at the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts. His work has been exhibited in various galleries and academic institutions including Union Theological Seminary in New York City, and the Washington DC Theological Union, The National Catholic Museum of Art & History, and The Parliament of World Religions. He is certified as a Liturgical Design Consultant by the Chicago Theological Union and has been the consultant for worship spaces in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, New York, Massachusetts, Connecticut and West Virginia.
Waynesboro Country Club Annual Luncheon, May 16, 2014
Photos by Kathy Apfelbaum
Jeanne Gunther with Jim McFarlane, speaker.
Thanks to all the retiring board members!
Annette Alessi, Suzann Ambrosio, Beth Bobey, Leona Brittingham, Carlene Brod, Jeanne Bruneau, Dee Casner,
Laurie Dadonna, Patrice DeVirgilis, Teresa Farina, Marcia Gasser, Barbara Glickman, Jeanne Gunther, Mimi Barclay Johnson, Madeleine Kelly, Monique Kendikian-Sarkessian, Beverly Kratzel,
Diane Lavelle, Mick McAndrews, Jane McGovern, Annette LeMaire, Donald Leong, Laurie Lamont Murray, Andrea Pilling,
Mary Rinderle Smith, Radhika Srinivas, Susan Stefanski,
See these artists painting in the Meadow Garden
July 28–30, from 9 am–4 pm.
All paintings will be for sale and can be viewed at Longwood Gardens Conservatory Ballroom on Saturday & Sunday,
August 2–3, from 9 am–5 pm.