Friday, April 26, 2024

Adirondack Artists Guild to feature Jeanne Danforth exhibit throughout May

watercolor painting

Saranac Lake, NY – The Adirondack Artists Guild has announced that Jeanne Danforth will be the featured artist for the month of May. Danforth said she decided to name this show “Puddles” because it’s spring and the artwork is almost all watercolor paintings. The Puddles exhibit will kick off the 2024 summer season at the gallery, following a busy year and a short break for spring cleanup. Danforth is well known throughout the area for her evocative and luminous paintings of farms, animals, and roadside scenes.

“Season’s greetings! A return to exuberance, little green things, little fly-y things and greedy, damp little animals,” Danforth said. “Welcome come-hither blooms and broody mamas and haunting remembrances written in paint. Watercolors, of course…it’s the wet season, juicy with possibility, sap, and desire. So eat dessert first – little visual desserts!”

watercolor painting

3 Cows on the Hill watercolor painting by Jeanne Danforth. Photo provided by the Adirondack Artists Guild.

The show will open with a reception on Friday, May 3 from 5 to 7 p.m., and will run through June 2.

The Adirondack Artists Guild is a cooperative retail art gallery representing a diverse group of artists residing and working in the Tri-Lakes region of the Adirondack Park. The gallery is located at 52 Main Street in Saranac Lake, NY. For more information, call (518) 891-2615. Gallery hours are Tuesday through Saturday from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., and from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Sundays. The Adirondack Artists Guild is on Facebook, Instagram, and the web at www.adirondackartistsguild.com.
Photo at top: The Cormorant’s Breakfast watercolor painting by Jeanne Danforth. Photo provided by the Adirondack Artists Guild.

Related Stories


Community news stories come from press releases and other notices from organizations, businesses, state agencies and other groups. Submit your contributions to Almanack Editor Melissa Hart at editor@adirondackalmanack.com.




One Response

  1. Linda says:

    I love ❤️Jeanne’s work look forward to this.

Leave a Reply

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Wait! Before you go:

Catch up on all your Adirondack
news, delivered weekly to your inbox