THE ARTISTS TALK! at Sharon Historical Society & Museum

The Sharon Historical Society & Museum and The Gallery @the SHS located on 18 Main Street in Sharon is pleased to welcome the public to a The Artists Talk! program on Sunday, October 9th from 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM. Exhibiting artists Zelina Blagden, Karen LeSage, Ellen Moon, Catherine Noren and Sally Pettus will discuss their work and their processes, motivations, influences, and experiences in creating the pieces on display in the current show,Distaff in Sharon: A Tribute to Melva Bucksbaum.

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The exhibit drew its inspiration from the groundbreaking 2013 show The Distaff Side curated by Ms. Bucksbaum at the Granary in Sharon and features work by local women artists. In addition to the work of those participating in the October 9 event, the show also includes art by Debra Bilow, Tina Chandler and Kate Stiassni. This will be an informal interactive program during which those attending will have the opportunity to ask questions.

The event is free and light refreshments will be served. Distaff in Sharon: A Tribute to Melva Bucksbaum continues in the Gallery @the
SHS through October 28th during regular SHS
hours.

The Gallery @the SHS is in the Sharon Historical Society & Museum located at 18 Main Street, Route 41, Sharon, CT. The Gallery and Museum are open Wednesday through Friday from noon to 4:00 PM, and Saturday 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM. Visit the SHS website at www.sharonhist.org. For more information call 860-364-5688 and consult the SHS Facebook page for additional details about this event.

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