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Big Star Veterans Project

from: ShastaArtsCouncil.org

Shasta County Arts Council is having an exhibit called Big Star Veterans Project from July 7 – July 28, 2017 at Old City Hall, 1313 Market St, Redding CA. There will be an opening reception from 5-7 p.m. on Friday, July 7th.

Big Star Veterans Project is artwork created by residents of Redding Veterans Home, as part of “Veterans initiative in Arts”, a California Arts Council grant program.

The residents worked under the guidance of Redding area artists, many of them Veterans themselves. The teaching artists were: Lynda Nolte, Susan Emerson, Tina Keyes, Chuck Prudhomme, Howard Lucas, George Fredson, Mark Stinson, and Frank Tona.

Participating Veterans are: Michael van Cleemput, Donna Steiger, Terry Crary, Bill Crary, Carol Berry, Gene Johnston, George Fredson, Virginia Potts, Bob Lewis, Duane Pieplow, Rich Houlette, Richard Balasko, Whitey Morais, Ben James, Larry Peikert, Abel Jacinth, Richard Snow, John Milani, Tony Pellitteri, Lloyd Kendal, Eleanor Maiolo, Richard Nichols and Lloyd Papera.

Regular Gallery hours are: Tue-Thu, noon – 5pm; Fridays, noon – 6pm; 4th Saturday of month, 11am – 3pm