News

September Winners!

Congratulations to our September winners!

Artist Choice: Juror: Carol Iglesias || Catalog || Flier

Awards:

  • 1st Place – “Sunrise" photograph by Nicholas Mullet of Midland, VA
  • 2nd Place –“Vintage Flight" watercolor by Lizabeth Castellano-King of Stafford, VA
  • 3rd Place – “Carolina Sunrise” acrylic by Barbara Taylor Hall of Fredericksburg, VA

Honorable Mention:

  • "All She Had to Give" digital art by Dorian Hamilton of Stafford, VA
  • “Blue Checkered Bldg.” photograph by Deborah Herndon of Valparaiso, IN
  • "John Bonham" ball point pen by David Kennedy of Fredericksburg, VA
  • "Cabbage" monoprint ghost by Christine E. Long of Fredericksburg, VA
  • "Marche aux Fleurs Provencal" needle art by Anne McCahill of Fredericksburg, VA
  • "Mr. Blue” photograph by Chris McClintock of King George, VA
  • “Bull Riders Wear Plaidwatercolor by Kit Paulsen of Fredericksburg, VA
  • “Black Memories” cold wax & oil by Bob Worthy of Montross, VA

August 2020 Winners

Ethos: Spirit of Community

Juror: Carolyn Sharon Goodridge || Catalog

CONGRATULATIONS!

Awards:
  • 1st Place – “Inclement Weather" oil by Melchus Davis of Silver Spring, MD
  • 2nd Place –“Homecoming on the Avenue" oil by Marcia Chaves of Falmouth, VA
  • 3rd Place – “Malmo’s Sauna” by Elena Gaston-Nicolas of Bladensburg, MD

Honorable Mentions:

  • "The world is too much with us" collage by Teresa Blatt of North Hills, CA
  • “Shared Pain” oil by Joel Chalen of Fort Lauderdale, FL
  • "Peer Pressure" photo by Lee Cochrane of King George, VA
  • "Batwa Pygmy Dance" photo by Chris McClintock of King George, VA
  • "We are comfortably beautiful" acrylic by David Robatin of Richmond, VA
  • "Family Outing” photo by Elizabeth Shumate of Newport News, VA
  • “Island Essencemixed media by Beverly Valdez of Olney, MD
  • “Please Hold” sculpture by Pam Weldon of Bowling Green, VA

July Winners

July 2020 || Artist Choice || Regional Exhibition

Juror: Steve Griffin

Awards

  • 1st Place – “Creative Flow” acrylic by Tarver Harris of Stafford, VA
  • 2nd Place –“Milky Way” photograph by Dorothy Stout of Fredericksburg, VA
  • 3rd Place – “Dark Journey” cold wax & oil by Bob Worthy of Montross, VA

Honorable Mention

  • La Catrina” acrylic by Tronja of Fredericksburg, VA
  • Corona Lisa” mixed media by Michael Broadway of Woodford, VA
  • Skyline Drive in December” watercolor by Jane Cariker of Fredericksburg, VA
  • In Motion” mixed media by Barbara Taylor Hall of Fredericksburg, VA
  • Jimmy Page” ballpoint pen on paper by David Kenney of Fredericksburg, VA
  • Operation ‘New Heart’” collage by Pam Weldon of Bowling Green, VA

Calendar Contest

Community Bank of the Chesapeake (one of our exhibition partners in Fredericksburg!) is hosting a Calendar Contest.

From their website:

Celebrating 70 Years Calendar Contest

We are now accepting entries for our 2021 Community Calendar Photo Contest. Submit a photo that captures the character and beauty of our community for a chance to have your work included in this annual celebration of the Chesapeake region. This year’s theme is “Celebrating 70 Years.” Show us community through the years – submit photos from all decades, seasons, past and present.

Learn more….

Loving the Silversmith House!

These photographs show the painting of FCCA's building facade in process and completed.  This was made possible by this years Love the Silversmith House donations.

Leftover funds are earmarked for restoration of the dormer windows on the third floor.  Thanks to all who donated to this years fund drive!

Opening July 2!

IT IS ALMOST TIME…..
FCCA is Re-Opening to the public on Thursday, July 2nd.

All required guidelines will be followed.

We look forward to seeing you. We will be open these days until further notice:

Thursday-Friday: 12:00pm-4:00pm
Saturday: 11:00am-4:00pm
Sunday: 1:00pm-4:00pm

We are so looking forward to seeing your smiling faces. New exhibits will be opening in July in both the Frederick and Members Gallery.

February Winners!

February 2020 || “All Photography” ||National Juried Exhibit

February 1 – 28, 2020

Juror: Tom Hennessy

Awards

  • 1st Place – “One Legged Catch” by David Boyd of Fredericksburg, VA
  • 2nd Place –“Dark Hollow Falls” by C. Renee Martin of Fredericksburg, VA
  • 3rd Place – “Crosswalk” by Norma Woodward of Fredericksburg, VA

Honorable Mention Recognition

  • “Determination” by Matthew DeZee of Spotsylvania, VA
  • “Twilight and Tufa Formations” by Mary Lynne Wolfe of Spotsylvania, VA
  • “Dance of Dust and Sun” by Esther Streusand of Fredericksburg, VA
  • “Path in St. Michael” by Jeanne Jackson of Spotsylvania, VA
  • “All American Cyclist” by Mary Branscome of Fredericksburg, VA
  • “Goddess of Speed” by Lee Cochrane of King George, VA

Amazing News for FCCA Art Exhibits

FCCA’S partnership with the CBTC (Community Bank of the Chesapeake) Fredericksburg Branch will be continuing our Art Exhibits! A new CBTC Curator/Coordinator has been found.

A HUGE thank you and great appreciation to Penny Parrish from the FCCA for an amazing job curating this excellent art exhibit. Stay tuned for more information in the New 2020 year!