Category Archives: Events

Pelham New Hampshire Public Library Displays Ten of My Paintings

I will have ten paintings on display at the Pelham Public Library, 24 Village Green Pelham, New Hampshire.  This display will begin on April 2, 2012 and run through April 30th.   I will be there on Tuesday evening, April 10th from 6:00 to 8:00 pm to discuss my work.  I’ll have a slide presentation to show the methods I use to create the effects produced in these paintings.

The library hours are:
Monday, 9am to 5pm
Tuesday, 9am to 8pm
Wednesday, 9am to 5 pm
Thursday, 1pm to 8pm
Friday, 9am to 5pm
Saturday, 10am to 5pm

Fashion and Art Show at Searles Castle

Tot-to-Teen Fashion Show & Tea
Sunday, April 22, 1:00 to 3:00 pm
Searle’s Castle, Windham, NH

There will be twelve artists from the Greater Salem Artists Association displaying their paintings as part of this fashion show. I will be there with two new paintings.  All of the art is available for purchase.

Tickets: $15 advance, $20 door
Presented by Salem Family Resources

And the Winner Is…

My painting Murphy’s Chickens won a First Place Ribbon in the acrylic division at the Sage Art Gallery Spring Art Exhibit, 136 Washington Street, Haverhill MA.  This juried show held the “Grand Opening” on March 10, 2012.  All of the paintings in the show will be on display through the month of March.

I also have two additional paintings in the show titled Native American Dancer Don Barnaby and a new still life titled Pomegranates, Lemons and Limes. Stop by and see all of these artists outstanding work.

The winter hours for the gallery are:

Wednesday   1 pm to 5 pm

Thursday        1 pm to 8 pm

Friday             1 pm to 8 pm

Saturday         1 pm to 5 pm

Sage Art Gallery has First Juried Show

Sage Art Gallery has First Juried Show

The Sage Art Gallery located at 136 Washington Street, Haverhill, MA, will be holding a juried art show running from March 8 to March 31, 2012.  There is an Opening Reception on Saturday, March 10 from 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM.  I’ll be there along with the other artists to meet and greet folks. I hope you can stop by to say hello and see three of my latest works.

The Sage Gallery winter hours are:

Winter Hours
Wednesday – 1 pm to 5 pm
Thursday – 1 pm to 8 pm
Friday – 1 pm to 8 pm
Saturday – 1 pm to 5 pm
Closed Sunday, Mondays & Tuesday

New Gallery Opens in Haverhill, MA

The Sage Art Gallery has opened in Haverhill MA.  Donald Herook, President of the Greater Haverhill Arts Association owns the gallery, and he offers the artists of the Merrimack valley region a convenient, cost-effective opportunity to promote the display and sale of their art.

Located at 136 Washington Street, Haverhill MA, the gallery is in the center of an active area of dining, shopping and entertainment establishments. Plenty of parking is available including the new parking facility in the downtown area.  Check out their web site at  For details about showing your work or purchasing the fine art available, contact Donald Herook at

The Sage Gallery will be holding three juries shows per year, as well as art demonstrations, art critiques, art classes and a variety of art related events, so check the web site frequently.

April Surowiec-Story is featured artist

This is a reception for one of my fellow artists:

The Curious Beauty of the Female Fellow artist April Surowiec-Story will be the featured artist at:

Wicked Big Café
19 Essex Street
Haverhill, MA
June 6th through June 30th
Monday-Friday 7am to 3pm
Saturday 7am to 11pm

Reception to meet and greet the artist will be held on Saturday June 18th from 10am to 12pm. Prints and greeting cards will be available to purchase.

Slide Show Presentation

Every Painting Has a Story

A slide presentation of Fine Art created by Don Whittemore

I have been painting since 1976, starting with private lessons.  I continued to study art history and visited museums while developing my painting skills. I provide free painting lessons at the Salem Senior Center, and semi-private workshops in small groups in my home studio for a fee.

Slide Show Presentation – 20 Paintings on Display

Painting Progress Photographs – Photograph Albums of All Paintings, Fine Scale Ship Models and Sculpture – Q & A Session

Kimball Library, 5 Academy Ave., Atkinson, NH

Tuesday, June 14th, 7:00 PM

Meeting Room

Paintings Displayed at the Kimball Library, Atkinson, NH

I will be displaying 25 paintings at the Kimball Library in Atkinson, NH from Tuesday, May 17th through Monday, June 13th 2011.  The majority of these will be in the Meeting Room with others throughout the library.  The Kimball is a beautiful new facility and wonderful space to display my work.

Kimball library
5 Academy Lane
Atkinson, NH

Monday: 10 AM – 8 PM
Tuesday: 10 AM – 8 PM
Wednesday: 10 AM – 8 PM
Thursday: 10 AM – 8 PM
Friday: 10 AM – 8 PM
Saturday: 10 AM – 3 PM
Sunday: CLOSED

Phone 603-362-5234

Art in Action at Mack’s Apples, Londonderry, NH

Art in Action will feature 20 artists working in various mediums at Mack’s Apple Farm Stand at 230 Mammoth Road (Route 128), Londonderry, NH.  The date is Saturday May 15th, and Sunday May 16th.   The hours are 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM both days.

I will have several of my newest paintings there, and will be demonstrating my painting methods. I will also have an ongoing slide presentation so you can see most of my work and other painting processes.  This is an inside show, and weather won’t be a concern.  Stop by and see the excellent work all of these artists create.

Ribbon Won in GSAA Spring Art Show

I won the Popular Vote at the Greater Salem Artists Association Spring Show on April 9th.  Native American Dancer #2 was the winner.  We had 400 visitors at the show, and it was a great time for all.  Here is my set-up at this show.  You can see the winning painting here.