The Lakeshore Artists 42 Annual Show and Sale

Lakeshore Artists News


ASHTABULA_The 42nd Annual Lakeshore Artists Show and Sale held their May exhibit at the Ashtabula Arts Center on 2928 W. 13th St. in Ashtabula. The exhibit featured 70 art pieces in a wide variety of media. The categories were abstract, portraiture, landscape/seascape, still life and three dimensional art; the juried show ran until May 30. Art Center gallery hours are 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Thursday; 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday and 9 a.m. to noon on Saturday. The gallery is closed on Sunday.

About the Judge
James Engelmann is an exhibition designer at the Cleveland Museum of Art. Engelmann works with museum curators to develop interior gallery spaces, exhibition lighting, specifications for exhibit casework, furniture and museum interactives. Engelmann is a painter, photographer and draftsman; he teaches a design course in the school of digital sciences at Kent Sate University. Engelmann earned a BFA at KSU and a Master of Fine Art degree at Virginia Commonwealth University.



2015 May Show

Lakeshore Artist 2015 May Show

Top Row: Kevin Richards, Jennifer Brown, Harry Schwentker, Greg Hazeltine, Chris Raab, Ann Pauley, Bob King, Rose Ellen Czayka

Middle Row: Christine Vandervort, Bill West, Renee Nash, Jeanne Maleckar, Lynn Hess, Dee Riley, Sue Gendrich

First Row: Sandy Rollman, Chuck Cornell, Glenn Morisue, Margorie Godenschwager, Rosemary Bennett, Pat Brunsman, Tessa Lebaron


Ashtabula Arts Center 2928 W. 13th Street Ashtabula, Ohio 44004 Phone 440-964-3396. Is featuring Lakeshore Artists show and sale May 6-31, 2015. Reception May 8, 6-8-pm with music by Lyn Rocco.

There will be refreshments, music and lots of great local art. COME AND CHECK US OUT. HOPE TO SEE YOU….



37th Annual Lake Shore Artists Show and Sale

The 37th Annual Show and Sale took place May 3rd – 28th 2012 at the Ashtabula Arts Center.  The show was judged by Mr. Frank Ashton. He commented:

“I congratulate Ashtabula Arts Center for providing this attractive venue for the Lake Shore Artists’ May Show. Artists appreciate this special opportunity for families, friends and area residents to enjoy their art work. I am pleased that their work is not subject to rejection so all entries may be enjoyed by the community. I am also grateful to have been asked to be a part of this exhibit of local talented artists.

Award Winners for this years show are:

Best of Show
Ron Bracale “Freedom Meditation”
1st, 2nd & 3rd Place
Subject First Place Second Place Third Place
Landscape/Seascape  “Breakfast”
Sue Gendrich
“Sunset Ogunquit”
Jennifer Brown
Kendra Bopp
 Portraiture  “Argle”
Jennifer Brown
“Treasures of India”
Jennifer Brown
 “Face of David”
Bill Gentile
 Still Life  “Hope”
Harry Schwentker
 “The Choir”
Janie Altrogge
 “Double Shot Express”
Harry Schwentker
 Abstract  “Daffodil Daydream”
Eva Barkman
 “Element Onne: Line”
Christine A. Vandervort
Kendra Bopp
 3-Dimensional  “Untitled #34”
Shelly Mack
 “Gold & Turquoise Aullure”
Eva Barkman
Dawn Wyatt