march, 2022

04mar6:30 pm8:30 pmFairfield Art Association Member Exhibit6:30 pm - 8:30 pm Fairfield Arts & Convention Center, 200 N Main Street, Fairfield , Iowa

Event Details

FAA Member Exhibit Opening March 4, Vote for Favorite, plus Wendy Stegall art in Side Gallery


The Fairfield Art Association announces an Opening Reception on Friday, March 4 for its Membership Exhibit, in conjunction with Fairfield’s First Fridays after a delay last month. The overflowing display by 39 area artists is in the Main Gallery at the FA&CC and will be open from 6:30-8:30 PM. There is an ongoing public “Vote for Your Favorite Art Piece” in the Member Show with a prize for the winning artist.


This is the largest Membership Show in years, and consists of over 87 different artworks in a wide range of mediums including; paintings in oil, acrylic, watercolor, and gouache, soft and oil pastels, photography, alcohol ink & resin, spray paint, mixed media, collage, pencil, digital art, charcoal, clay, fiber art, and jewelry. Artists participating from SE Iowa include –  Fairfield: Ron Weinberg, Laura Goldman Weinberg, Elaine Duncan, Jenny Sammons, Dave Fredericks, Trish Rocca, Suzan Bates Kessel, Ann Bosold, John Preston, Care Connet, John Schirmer, Werner Elmker, Mark Shafer, Brett Hendricks, Bonnie Hendricks, David Kraemer, Hans Olson, Cris Soth, Cindy Ballou, Chris Cambridge, Pam Lander, Wendy Stegall, and Wendy Read. Keosauqua: Debbie Finney, Terry Moore.

Washington; Kathleen Almelein,  Ottumwa: Mark Dillon, Libertyville: Bruce Moore, Pulaski:  Deb Baughman, Fort Madison: Jessica Kirby and Carlene Dingman Atwater,  New London: Cathryn Layer and Robin Fisher, Packwood: Matt Guise and Steve Mitchell, Mt. Pleasant: Wade Carter, Richland: John Evans, Wayland: Jane Shank.


Local artist and FAA member Wendy Stegall is displaying her recent art pieces in the Hallway Gallery. “You won’t want to miss this delicious display in addition to the fabulous talents in the Main Gallery” according to FAA Volunteer Director Suzan Kessel, “and then check in the Sales Gallery for more new works, and see what frames and art supplies we’ve found to sell at bargain prices”.


On Sunday, March 20 (notice date change) there will be a fun Membership Event for the exhibiting artists, FAA members, and guests. This first day of the spring party will include desserts and beverages beginning at 1:30, with judges’ awards and critique at 2:30.