Richard Boyd Art Gallery opens “Creatures and Critters”

“Upland Setters” by Beth Carlson

Richard Boyd Art Gallery on Peaks Island opens the fourth annual “Creatures and Critters” exhibit with an artist’s reception 12 Noon to 3 p.m. Saturday, May 3. This year the exhibit features a selection of ‘Wildlife and Animal Themed’ art including animal portraits and works from the sporting arts genre, which include wildlife, sporting, and farm scenes. On exhibit are paintings in oil by award-winning sporting and wildlife artist Beth Carlson whose works have appeared on numerous magazine covers including The Chronicle of The Horse and Gray’s Sporting Journal, limited edition bronze sculptures by award-winning sculptor Charles Ellithorpe, DVM, farm scenes in acrylic by Gwen Sylvester, animal portraits by Wyatt Barr, a farm scene in watercolor by Wilson Stewart, mixed media and wire sculptures by Jean Noon, and a contemporary mixed media work by Kathy Weinberg. For additional information about the exhibit please contact Pamela Williamson at the gallery by phone at 207-712-1097, or email