Local artist Melanie Tornberg will display her work at the Main Street Gallery, 426 Main Street, Norway, throughout the month of July. Melanie is the Western Maine Art Group’s artist of the month. A Maine native, Tornberg is an active member of the Western Maine Art Group and is currently serving as president. Tornberg’s education in the arts began as a child, taking after school lessons with the WMAG with Lee Bean and Lajos Matolcsy, and continued with a degree in Fine Arts from the University of New Hampshire.
On Friday, July 7th, from 5 to 7, an opening reception will be held at the Main Street Gallery to celebrate, with a brief talk by the artist at 6 PM. The reception will be open to all and will feature live music from keyboard player Matthew Draper. Refreshments will be served.
After the reception, continue the celebration by attending a one act play by local playwright Lisa Moore, “More to Come” based on the life of Duncan E. Slade, just down the street at the Universalist Church starting at 7:15 PM.