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The Art Spot: 'Abstractions' at Scarlett Thicket Farm

05/30/2017 02:53PM ● By J. Chambless

A large crowd of art lovers turns out every year for the Scarlett Thicket Farm show (see listing, below).

June 2 to 16
Student Art Show

The Oxford Arts Alliance (38 S. Third St., Oxford) hosts the Ninth Annual Student Art Show from June 2 to 16, featuring works by students in Oxford Area School District schools, Bethany Christian School, Sacred Heart School and home-schooled students. A reception will be held June 2 from 5 to 8 p.m. Gallery hours are Thursday, Friday and Saturday from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Visit

June 2 to 30
Summer group show

The Station Gallery (3922 Kennett Pike, Greenville, Del.) presents a Summer Group Show from June 2 to 30, featuring work by Jim Barwick, Ed Bronstein, Gay Freeborn and Bhavisha Patel. A reception with the artists will be held June 2 from 5 to 8 p.m. Call 302-654-8638 or visit

June 3
'Abstractions' at Scarlett Thicket Farm

The annual “Abstractions” group show in the barn at Scarlett Thicket Farm (284 W. Street Rd., Kennett Square) will be held June 3 from 2 to 7 p.m. Hosted by Peter Welling, the show features paintings and sculptures by Dennis Beach, Katee Boyle, Dev Devereux, Graham Dougherty, Lele Galer, Gerald Harris, Francis Roosevelt, Stan Smokler, Vicki Vinton and Peter Willard. Admission is free. There will be food and beverages served throughout the day, and all work is for sale.

June 3 to July 30
Jane Bradford Rourke at library

Avon Grove Library (117 Rosehill Ave., West Grove) features paintings and jewelry by Jane Bradford Rourke from June 3 to July 30. A reception with the Downingtown-based artist will be held June 3 from 4 to 6 p.m. Call 610-869-2004 or visit for more information.

June 4 to July 15
Dan Miller

Bookplace (2373 Baltimore Pike, Oxford) presents “Small Worlds,” featuring works by Dan Miller, from June 4 to July 15. A reception will be held June 4 from 5 to 8 p.m. The store/gallery is open Fridays from 1 to 4 p.m., Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Sundays from noon to 5 p.m. Call 717-715-4775 or visit

Through June 4
Don Shoffner and Timothy Wadsworth

The Chadds Ford Gallery (Route 1, Chadds Ford) hosts its final exhibition, featuring works by Don Shoffner and Timothy Wadsworth, through June 4. The gallery will be closing and becoming an online-only business in July. The gallery is open Tuesday through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Sunday from noon to 5 p.m. Call 610-388-2412 or visit