Monday, March 17, 2014


Nest Bowl by Alex Bigatti (Oil (alla prima) on canvas	20 x 16<br />Nest Bowl by Alex Bigatti, oil on canvasINAUGURAL MEMBER SHOW & SALE

WHEN: March 23 – April 6, free reception on Sunday, March 23 from 1 to 4 PM. On-going gallery hours will be Sunday, March 23 and 30 and April 6 from 1 – 4 PM and by appointment.
Farmhouse Galleries, 450 King George Road, Basking Ridge, NJ
For more information or for questions, contact Ann Rosenblum at 347-927-8748 (347-9ARTS4U) or

Farmstead Arts will be holding the first  from featuring the works of over a dozen of their members. The exhibition opens with music, refreshments and a chance to meet the artists. (Above: Nest Bowl by Alex Bigatti)

the_receptionParticipating artists include Basking Ridge artists Linda Arnold, Alex Bigatti, Serena BocchinoRachel Keogh and Irene Grabowski, Bernardsville artists Laurine Gilbert and Gail Mardfin, Susan Haiken of Bedminster, Katya Karlonova of Springfield,  Joy Ann Cabanos of Westfield,  Doug Schiller and  Debbie Limoli, both of Warren, Lorraine Nevers of Madison, Anna Vranckx of Far Hills and Susan Antin of Manville. The mediums range from oils, acrylics, watercolor, colored pencil and pastel to ceramics and fabric art. (Above: reception by Susan Antin)

Autosave-File vom d-lab2/3 der AgfaPhoto GmbH“We’re so excited to hold the first Farmstead show celebrating the incredible talents of our artist members and provide an opportunity for the community to meet them and see and purchase their art. The artists include many of our teachers, studio artists and volunteers who have done so much to help Farmstead Arts become an important part of the arts and history communities” says Farmstead President, Ann Rosenblum. (left: Waiting to Dance by Lorraine Nevers)

For a complete list of Farmstead Arts events and classes and to register for classes, visit, or visit Facebook.  For more information, e-mail, or call 1-347-927-8748.

The farmhouse is wheelchair accessible.  Anyone anticipating the need for additional accessibility services is requested to make a request by sending an email to at least three weeks in advance.

Funds for these events have been made possible in part by the New Jersey State Council on the Arts/Department of State, a partner agency of the National Endowment for the Arts, through the State/County Partnership Local Arts Program Grant administered by The Somerset County Cultural & Heritage Commission.