Veterans in Arts – art show opening through July 28

Veterans in Arts – art show opening through July 28

A Big Star Veterans Project. Artwork created by residents of Redding Veterans Home, as part of “Veterans initiative in Arts”, a California Arts Council grant program. The residents worked under the guidance of Redding area artists, many of them Veterans themselves. The teaching artists were: Lynda Nolte, Susan Emerson, Tina Keyes, Chuck Prudhomme, Howard Lucas, George Fredson, Mark Stinson, and Frank Tona.

Participating Veterans:

Michael van Cleemput, Donna Steiger, Terry Crary, Bill Crary, Carol Berry, Gene Johnston, George Fredson, Virginia Potts, Bob Lewis, Duane Pieplow, Rich Houlette, Richard Balasko, Whitey Morais, Ben James, Larry Peikert, Abel Jacinth, Richard Snow, John Milani, Tony Pellitteri, Lloyd Kendal, Eleanor Maiolo, Richard Nichols and Lloyd Papera.

Reception: 5pm – 7pm, Friday, July 7.

Show runs through July 28.

Gallery hours: Tue – Thu, noon – 5pm; Fridays, noon – 6pm; 4th Saturday – 11am – 3pm.