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Love of Art marks anniversary PDF Print E-mail
Written by Sentinel-Tribune Staff   
Thursday, 07 February 2013 11:45
Volunteer Cindy Lohrbach adjusts a glitter piece titled 'Hunter Hayes' by Jenilee Myers of Elmwood schools February 5, 2013, in preparation for the 10th annual 'For the Love of Art' show at the Pemberville Opera House in Pemberville, Ohio. (Photo: Enoch Wu/Sentinel-Tribune)
PEMBERVILLE - The For the Love of Art art exhibit and art walk marks its 10th anniversary Saturday and Feb. 16 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Sunday from  noon to  4 p.m. in the village's historic opera house and throughout downtown.
The art show features more than 200 works of art by area high schools students, and graduates from the past three years.
Winners selected by local artist Emmanuel Enriquez will receive rosettes and cash prizes from the Pemberville Historical Society.
Local businesses will be hosting artists and offering their windows and store fronts for artistic displays as well. Participating artists include:  Wilma Ablett, mixed media; Eric Ward, Debbie Walters and Chuck and Sue Frizzell, photography; James Barnes, Steam Punk art and carved wizard wands and jewelry trees; Pat Rollins, glass; Mike Sayen, pen art; and Rita McDougle, fiber art.
Pemberville Public Library will show the creations of area preschoolers.    
The Library will also be the setting for the Quilts of Valor quilt tops by the Quilting Eagles. Quilts of Valor is a National program for quilters, making patriotic quilts that are sent to war zones  to cover wounded soldiers as they are transported for medical assistance.
Funky art poles located curbside will point the way to the various locations showcasing the  artwork.  
Musicians will perform in the Opera House Gallery and at the Pemberville Public Library throughout the show.  
Other activities include:
• Preschool Art Day, Saturday,  from 10:30 a.m. to 2:45 p.m.
• Book signing for "Between Heaven & Healing"  by Melanie Boulis at the Library beginning at 1 p.m.
• Chocolate tasting at Beeker's General Store. Cost $2.
Higher Ground Coffee Shop will also offer a Mardi Gras Dinner on Saturday from  5:30 to 8 p.m. Cost $10.  
The Pemberville Fair Board will sponsor a pancake breakfast on Sunday from 9 a.m. to  1 p.m. at the Pemberville Fire Hall.  Adults $6, children to $4, and free age 4 and under.
Last Updated on Thursday, 07 February 2013 12:30

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