DCAL Opens 24th Annual Exhibit

Emmett Johns with Master’s Award medallion.

On September 12, the Door County Art League opened their 24th Annual Juried Exhibit at the Link Gallery in Fish Creek, during which 2010 Master Artist Emmett Johns was honored. The exhibit, which runs through October 12, has work from nearly 50 members of the league. All work is for sale and can be purchased directly from the artists.

Three Awards of Excellence were awarded to Lauretta Kelley, Cheryl Stidwell Parker, and Jeff Young.

Seven Honorable Mention prizes were awarded to Sally Berner, Gary Chaudoir, Franne Dickinson, Marcia Nickols, Jean Reynolds, Dianne Saron, and Hermke Timm.

The People’s Choice selection was “Dory at Rest,” a watercolor by Dave Hackett.

Also, The Gallery of the Door County Art League’s featured artist for the week of September 26 is Mary Blotti Anderson, who works in pastels, acrylics, watercolors, and jewelry wire.

Anderson enjoys painting Door County subjects as diverse as farm fields filled with hay bales and harbors filled with boats.

The Gallery of the DCAL is located at the Top of the Hill Shops, Highway 42 and County F on Spring Road in Fish Creek. Business hours are 10 am – 5 pm daily, and a reception is planned for the fourth Saturday of each month, 3 – 5 pm, throughout the season.

For more information call 920.559.7530 or visit The gallery phone number is 920.868.2288.