Monet's Picnic 2023
Rhoneymeade Arboretum and Sculpture Garden
August 12 - August 12
We will once again be enjoying a picnic lunch of French Cuisine, exploring beautiful landscapes, and visiting with artists as they paint en plein air.
Where: Rhoneymeade Arboretum and Sculptural Garden
177 Rimmey Rd, Centre Hall, PA 16828
When: Saturday, August 12th
This year's featured artist is Jennifer Shuey. Jennifer Shuey is a pastel artist who loves to paint the lands and waters of this beautiful place.
She is currently the Director of Development for the Central Pennsylvania Festival of the Arts
, and before that she served as Executive Director of ClearWater Conservancy
of Central Pennsylvania. Jennifer holds a B.S. of Landscape Architecture from the Pennsylvania State University and is committed to using her time and talents to make her community a better place. She is particularly interested in conserving the beautiful natural and agricultural landscapes of central Pennsylvania and engaging more people in the protection of land and water resources through the arts.
Jennifer is a Signature Member of the Central Pennsylvania Pastel Society
and served five years on the Board of the Art Alliance of Central Pennsylvania. She is on the Bellefonte Art Museum
's Artist Registry and is a juried member of the Farmland Preservation Artists of Central Pennsylvania
Jennifer's art can be found at Art a la Carte
in Bellefonte, PA. In the community, she serves as the Board Treasurer of the Centre County Farmland Trust
and is a Trustee of the Hamer Foundation.
“I create art to help people appreciate the landscapes of central Pennsylvania and encourage conservation. I paint with pastels to quickly capture the beauty and character of nature. Pastels are a vibrant and spontaneous medium, and they allow me to express the light and the energy of the lands and waters that I love.”