May 2017 – “Little Free Library” by Michele Reyzer

Herndon, VA – ArtSpace Herndon is pleased to host the 7th Annual Town of Herndon Calendar Competition and Exhibit.  The exhibit will be on display July11 – August 5, 2017 at ArtSpace 750 Center Street Herndon VA, 20170. The Reception will be held on Sunday, July 23, 2017, 4-6pm.  Join us as we celebrate the many unique qualities of small town life.

Each year in December, more than 10,000 calendars are printed and distributed to all citizens and businesses throughout the town.  Professional and amateur photographers of high school age or older were invited to submit entries to the competition. Subjects for the entries are located within the corporate limits of the Town of Herndon. Special consideration is given to entries depicting people participating in seasonal or community events.

Jurors evaluated images submitted to the competition by photographers and select finalist photographs for the exhibit.  The jurors will also select 12 of the photographs for the 2018 Herndon Town Calendar.  Visitors to the gallery are able to vote for the People’s Choice Award during the exhibit.  The 12 winning photographs and People’s Choice will be announced during the Awards Reception on July 23rdStop by the gallery to see the exhibit and vote for your favorite photograph!

About the Jurors

Tammy Morin is passionate about art and is an art educator, and teaches all levels of photography and computer graphics at Herndon High School. In her free time, she loves creating her own art.

Mary Sears is a local Herndon artist and art educator. She teaches K-8 Art at St. Joseph’s School in Herndon and conducts classes for adults at her studio. Her business, Glorious Goblets, has produced art and giftware for her customers, young and old, for over 20 years. She paints glassware featuring flowers, coastal art, vineyard, bridal, seasonal and whimsical themes.  You can find her watercolors of Herndon scenes on prints, note cards, coasters, and coming soon, on Tea Towels. Chances are if something isn’t moving, Mary might paint on it. Discover her work and events at www.GloriousGoblets.com, and ArtSpace, as well as Festivals (including Herndon Festival!) throughout the year. Look no further if you are searching for a unique, heartfelt gift.

Event Details:

The works will be on exhibit July 11 – August 5, 2017. The Opening Reception will be held on Sunday, July 23, 2017, 4-6 pm. All art will be available for purchase. For more information on the exhibit and artists or to purchase sponsorships please visit our website at ArtSpaceHerndon.org.