Meet the 2014 Easels in Frederick Artists

Acceptance juror Scott Christensen has selected a diverse group of 30 talented plein air painters to compete in the 2014 Easels in Frederick event. His selection involved evaluating artwork submitted by painters from 25 states, the District of Columbia, and Canada. Scott also selected 10 alternates, should an accepted artist be unable to participate.

Follow the links below to meet the artists and see examples of their work.

Lauren Andreach, Fair Haven, NJ
Joanna Barnum, Parkville, MD
Jane Chapin, St. Petersburg, FL
Susan D'Alessio, Clifton, NJ
David Finnell, Maurertown, VA
Ellen Gavin, Millville, NJ
Dan Graziano, Castine, ME
Charlie Hunter, Bellows Falls, VT
Russell Jewell, Easley, SC
Greg Johannesen, Port Republic, MD
Frankie Johnson, Lake Zurich, IL
Michael Kotarba, Baltimore, MD
Kirk Larsen, Hicksville, NY
John P. Lasater IV, Siloam Springs, AR
Christine Lashley, Reston, VA

David Lussier, Woodstock, CT
Pamela Lussier, Woodstock, CT
Susan Lynn, Kansas City, MO
Mick McAndrews, Downingtown, PA
Crystal Moll, Baltimore, MD
Charles Newman, Haddon Township, NJ
Vanessa Piche, Easton, MD
Deborah Lovelace Richardson, New Market, MD
William Rogers, Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada
Jason Sacran, Magazine, AR
Robert Simone, St. Petersburg, FL
Richard Sneary, Kansas City, MO
Meg Nottingham Walsh, Arlington, VA
Stewart White, Baltimore, MD
Dennis Young, New Castle, DE

Alternates, listed in order of selection:

  1. David Diaz, Annapolis, MD
  2. Ronald Primm, Norfolk, VA
  3. Tom Semmes, Frederick, MD
  4. Nikolay Mikushkin, Syracuse, NY
  5. Paul Bertholet, Baltimore, MD
  6. Bill Schmidt, Rockville, MD
  7. Charles Dickinson, St. Augustine, FL