Mark your calendar for our popular First Friday Receptions which are held from 5 to 7 pm at the Main Street Gallery, 426 Main Street, Norway, Maine. This event features new works by our Artist of the Month. Gallery works are offered at a 10% discount during the reception. We invite you to come and view the gallery, mingle with artists and guests, and to enjoy some refreshments.
April – Jud Pealer
Welcome spring with the imaginative and colorful paintings of painter Judson Pealer, the featured artist for the month April. Jud’s work will bring a smile to your face. Meet the artist at the opening reception on Friday, April 7th from 5 -7pm.
Visit Jud’s webpage to learn more: Judson Pealer
May – Jeanne Labounty
Celebrate Cinco de Mayo by dropping by for the opening reception for artist Jeanne Labounty on Friday, May 5th from 5-7 pm. Jeanne’s vividly realistic works will be featured throughout the month of May.
For more of Jeanne’s work, visit her webpage: Jeanne Labounty
June – Ron Hamilton
The works of painter and teacher Ron Hamilton will be featured in the month of June, with an opening reception on Friday, June 2nd from 5-7 pm. Ron’s work is a celebration of the travels through modern everyday life. Come and enjoy!
July – Melanie Tornberg
The landscapes of artist Melanie Tornberg work will be featured for the month of July. Kick off the annual Norway Arts Festival weekend by stopping by the opening reception on Friday, July 7th from 5-7 pm.
For more info on Melanie’s work, visit her webpage: Melanie Tornberg
August – Rei Cortez
In August, the featured artist will be photographer Rei Cortez. Rei’s evocative photographs capture the natural beauty of the local landscapes. The opening reception for his work will be on Friday, August 4th, from 5-7 pm.
September – Suzanne Hardy
Artist Suzanne Hardy will be featured for the month of September. Working in a variety of media, Suzanne brings a fresh and fun vision to her work. The opening reception will be on Friday, September 1st from 5-7 pm.
For more about her work, visit Suzanne’s webpage: Suzanne Hardy
October – Jinger Duryea
In October the featured artist will be watercolorist Jinger Duryea. With vivid colors and a touch of whimsy, Jinger’s paintings are sure to delight you. The opening reception for her work will be on Friday, October 6th, from 5-7 pm.