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Spindleworks Artists Exhibit Works at Thornton Oaks
March, 2011

Artist Theresa Lebrecque   Weaver Earl Black
Artist Theresa Lebrecque raved about the enjoyment and satisfaction she derives from the creative opportunities she enjoys at Spindleworks.   “I dream in color,” weaver Earl Black told the audience at the opening of “The Colors of Winter” exhibit by Spindleworks artists at Thornton Oaks.

(Courtesy of The Times Record)

BRUNSWICK — Works representing more than 30 of the 40 artists at Spindleworks are on exhibit through March 31 at Thornton Oaks, 25 Thornton Way, Brunswick.

Spindleworks, a nonprofit art center affiliated with the Independence Association, provides supplies, studio and gallery space to more than 40 artists with disabilities who range in age from 20 to 80 years old. Spindleworks artists work in a wide range of mediums, including painting, drawing, weaving, fiber and fabric arts, wood, sculpture, ceramics, poetry, music and acting. Spindleworks artists have shown locally, nationally and internationally and regularly work on commissions throughout the year. Spindleworks’ gallery, studios and store are open Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at 7 Lincoln St., Brunswick. For information on when to view the exhibit at Thornton Oaks, call 729-8033.

 
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