2009-01-29 / About Town

Rhodes work on display at library

The artwork currently on exhibit at the Jamestown Philomenian Library was created in the last year by Evelyn Thistle Rhodes and the participants in her plein air workshops, which Rhodes has led for the last 30 years.

These pieces showcase new works of old familiar landscapes and landmarks including Neale Farm, Ft. Getty, Mackerel Cove, Second Beach, and Ft. Wetherill scenes among others. The workshop's Jamestown exhibitors are Emily Boenning, Amy Friedman, Eleanor Gravdahl, Katy Grimes, Judy Knight and Rhodes.

The exhibit is sponsored by the Conanicut Island Art Association and is open to the public during regular library hours until Feb. 12.

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