Find these Gallery Uptown artists at various Grand Haven venues for ArtWalk September 28-October 8:

Candlelit Burglary

“Candlelit Burglary” by Marlan Cotner at Must Love Dogs.
“Pimento Buster” by  Deb Bowen at Mackite
“No Tear Wasted” by Mary Lanka at Studio 206
“Ye Olde Oil Can” by Bette DelVecchio at Fortinos
“We Are One” by Bette DelVecchio at Fifth Third Bank.

“September Squall”

September Squall” by Lynne Boezaart at Tri-Cities Historical Museum
“When a Tree Falls, Does Anyone Hear It” by Chandra Jennings at Calico Cat
“Agawa Canyon Kayaks” by Nancy MacLachlan at What a Gem
“Beauty in the Afterglow” by Catherine McClung at Tri-Cities Historical Museum
“Blue Bayou” by Catherine McClung at Santo Stefano


See Gallery Uptown artists at Grand Rapids’ ArtPrize exhibit:

At the Collector’s Show at Venue Tower, 15 N Ottawa, Grand Rapids, see


The Canal, Windmill Island

Gallery Uptown artist Lynne Boezaart was awarded grand prize for her work “The Canal, Windmill Island” in the first-ever Windmill Island Gardens “Art on the Island” exhibit.  Lynne’s work is one of more than 50 original works created over the summer by 23 participating artists for  this  plein air exhibit in Holland, Michigan.  The Windmill Island exhibit remains on display through Sept. 30 in the garden’s conservatory.
Lynne is a landscape painter and coordinator of Ottawa Shores Plein Air, a plein air painting group she founded in 2012.


“Mystic Path”

Deborah Bowen has won 2nd place with her piece “Mystic Path” at the Muskegon Museum of Art 89th Regional Exhibition (September 28-November 8).


Other gallery members who have had pieces accepted for the Regional are Margaret Benefiel with “Among Friends”;  Marlan Cotner  with “Slanting Light” Bette DelVecchio with “Celebrate”; Catherine McClung  with “Rust Always Wins”; Cara O’Brien with “Barrow Box”;  Colleen Rockey with “Alarm”.


MI Arts:  All Michigan All Media Visual Arts Competition (August 25-November 4, Holland Arts Council) Deb Bowen is the winner of the Dennis Foley Memorial Award for “Under the Sea”. Deb had two additional works accepted “Getting Square” and “Flat Top”.  Colleen Rockey has also had work accepted into this show.