Wednesday, June 7, 2017

20th Annual History Meets the Arts Show

Photo from HMTA 2016 (left to right): John Buxton, 
Robert Griffing, Jane Wright, H. David Wright & Kyle Carroll

June 9 - 11, 2017 
Gettysburg College, Gettysburg, PA

35 ARTISTS IN PERSON ~ OPENING NIGHT PREVIEW PARTY
ORIGINAL ART & BRONZE SCULPTURE ~ CONTEMPORARY 18TH C. PERIOD ACCOUTREMENTS
ARTIST AND AUTHOR PRESENTATIONS & SIGNINGS ~ WORKING DEMONSTRATIONS
20TH YEAR IN HISTORIC GETTYSBURG, PENNSYLVANIA
FREE ADMITTANCE SATURDAY & SUNDAY

SHOW HOURS
FRIDAY JUNE 9, 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM (Opening night preview party - $35.00 entry fee)
(Free admittance Saturday and Sunday)
SATURDAY JUNE 10, 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
SUNDAY JUNE 11, 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
(Artists are not scheduled until 12:00 noon on Sunday)

The 20th annual History Meets the Arts (HMTA) show & sale will be held at Gettysburg College, June 9-11 2017 in historic Gettysburg, PA. Produced by Lord Nelson's Gallery, you'll meet over 30 artists in person during this three day event. Artists include painters, sculptors and traditional 18th century period accoutrement makers, in addition to accomplished historical book authors. The artists represent a wide variety of genres including 18th & 19th century periods, Native American, wildlife, landscape, nautical, and more.

This will be your opportunity to see and purchase the latest original paintings and speak to the artists in person. You can discover more in depth information about one of the attending author's books, or learn how a sculpture is created from the original clay to the completed bronze. Then explore contemporary 18th century period accoutrements made by some of the country’s finest artisans. Discover the art in powder horns, porcupine quillwork, hand forged knives, tomahawks, flintlock longrifles, colonial era pottery, canvas floor-cloths and more

Copy and photos from History Meets the Arts.

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