Spirits of the Forest by STEPHANIE PETERS
March 30 - April 24
RECEPTION: APRIL 12th, 5-7 PM
The exhibition Spirits of the Forest, featuring the artwork of Stephanie Peters, opens March 30th at the Tannery Pond Community Center’s Widlund Gallery. Her colorful mixed media painting and drawings, inspired by the woodlands and its wildlife, are on display until Wednesday, April 24th.
Spirits of the Forest features 40+ works of art inspired by Peters’ first experience of the Adirondacks, this past summer. Peters’ had the opportunity to live deep in the Adirondack forest for two months, experiencing the wildlife, weather, sounds and colors. The work reveals her encounters through the interpretive use of pastel, colored pencil, watercolor and acrylics.
Peters is a mixed media artist focusing on wildlife and natural cataclysmic events. Her work has been featured internationally, and she has been included in juried exhibitions across the United States. Peters travels extensively for inspiration – whether it be to see a cute chipmunk or an extinct volcanic crater. More about Stephanie Peters and her work can be found at www.stephartist.com or at facebook.com/stephartist.