Peters Valley School of Craft is pleased to announce an upcoming exhibition in the Sally D. Francisco Gallery. The 2019 Student Exhibition will be January 13 - February 3, 2019, with an Opening Reception on Sunday, January 13th from 3-5 PM. The show will include work by students in grade 9-12. In addition, Peters Valley will award one full-tuition Huber-Weyer Scholarship to the "Best in Show" and certificates for 2nd and 3rd place.
The exhibition will feature two- and three- dimensional artwork by students from participating schools in the area. It will include ceramics, drawing, painting, jewelry, sculpture, photography, and other mixed media. This is the 8th year of this annual event. As an education center, it ise Peters Valley's mission to cultivate the next generation of fine craft artists and supporters. This exhibition is intended to encourage and inspire these budding young artists and provide them with a professional experience. This year Peters Valley is awarding additional scholarships to high school students at the Teens Arts Festival, Wallkill Valley Invitational Art Show, Montville Mudd and more. The Sally D. Francisco Gallery is delighted to showcase and promote the students' work in the distinguished gallery setting it is known for.
The exhibition will include work by students from Columbia, Delaware Valley, Fort Lee, High Point Regional, Kittatinny Regional, Newton, Randolph, Sayreville War Memorial, Wallkill Valley Regional and Watchung Hills.
The Sally D. Francisco Galley is located on the second floor of the Gallery. Current Hours are: Thursday - Sunday, 10am - 5pm.
Peters Valley School of Craft is a non-profit educational center for the exploration, promotion and practice of the craft arts, located in the Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area. Funding for Peters Valley is provided by the New Jersey State Council on the Arts, a Partner Agency of the National Endowment for the Arts, the Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation, Hudson Farm Foundation, Marie & John Zimmerman Fund, Windgate Charitable Foundation and by the generosity of its members and individual donors. Please visit www.petersvalley.org for more information.