Author Archives: Sara H. Becker

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The Miniature Painters, Sculptors & Gravers Society 88th Annual International Exhibition of Fine Art

The Mansion at Strathmore 10701 Rockville Pike, North Bethesda, MD Hours: Wed-Sat 12-4 PM Through January 8, 2022 Please come view this very special show which is also available online I am pleased to have 2 miniature paintings that … Continue reading


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New Exhibit of Abstract Artwork

I’m pleased to announce that 2 pieces of artwork were accepted for a 3 month exhibition at the Center for Plastic Surgery 5550 Friendship Blvd, Suite 130Chevy Chase, Maryland 20815Exhibition Dates: April 5 – July 5, 2021

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2019 Was a Wonderful Year for Painting

A month long show started off the year at Gallery B and then off to Greece for a 10 day workshop and lots of plein air painting followed. Another style idea more in the color palette of Expressionist Faux painters … Continue reading

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Sometimes things get too busy except for the essentials!

And for artists, creating art is essential! There are so many excellent opportunities for shows and workshops through the warmer months that sometimes there is no time to write about them. In my case, the painting opportunities came one after … Continue reading

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February Show Opening

After a busy 4th quarter with two simultaneous shows at Strathmore Mansion, The Miniature Painters (MPSGS), and the Montgomery County Plein Air Painters and the annual Yellow Barn Studio member show, I was able to take a breath to get … Continue reading

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The Best Season for Plein Air Painting

Autumn is my favorite time of year to do outdoor painting and enjoy the warm colors. The Yellow Barn Studio class I often attend with Walt Bartman, gets us out in the weather twice a week, September through November. Its … Continue reading

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New Artwork at Small Work III Exhibition

This weekend the Yellow Barn Studio Gallery is hosting a third annual art show and I will have two new pieces in the exhibit. The new artworks are smaller versions of my recent mixed media paintings in the Fleeting Fluvial … Continue reading

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Sara’s artwork at Maplewood Park Place

The lovely people at Maplewood Park Place in Bethesda, put on a wonderful reception for the opening of our 7 Palette’s summer exhibit. It was another rainy spring day but a great way to spend time on a leisurely Sunday … Continue reading

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Summer Show at Maplewood Park Place

“Together Again” ~ a joint show by The 7 Palettes Maplewood Park Place 9707 Old Georgetown Road Bethesda, MD 20814 June 1, 2018 – August 24, 2018 You are cordially invited to our Opening Reception Sunday, June 3, 2018. 4pm … Continue reading

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Continuing the Series, Fleeting Fluvial’s

The last 3 shows where one or both of the Fleeting Fluvial’s were exhibited generated a lot of interest in these mixed media paintings. Work has commenced on a 3rd piece in the series as well as 3 small versions … Continue reading

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