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Local artist Karen Janes featured at Arbor Gallery

Karen Janes is one of the newest members of Arbor Art Gallery and is Artist of the Month for November. Janes describes herself as a “self-taught artist with a passion for painting.” “My works are expressions of nature, imagination, and spirit; the three most important elements of my life,” she says. Janes began painting in…

Arbor Gallery Artists Take Home Blue Ribbons

Eight local artists from the Arbor Gallery in downtown Merced competed in Fine Arts and Photography divisions at the recent Merced County Fair. They were Jackie Anderson, Laura Eckman, Tonia Hemme, Carole Kamerer, Pope Lawrence, Donna Wayman- Maurer, Karen McComb and Rose Tripp. Together, they earned 42 first place ribbons, 16…

Schmitz Returns To Arbor Gallery In Merced

Deanna Lynn Schmitz is one of three former gallery members who have recently returned to Arbor Gallery. She originally joined in 2004 and left in 2015. Her work is currently being displayed as Artist of the Month inside Arbor Gallery, and also upstairs in the Really BIG Show exhibition. “I love nature and color,” Schmitz…