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Fine Arts

An exhibition of portraits by photographer Emily Whiting is on display from Oct. 24-Nov. 30 at the Photoworks Gallery in Glen Echo Park every Sunday and Wednesday, 1-8 p.m. Free. Call 301-229-7930 or visit www.glenechophotoworks.org.

Glassworks is the D.C. area's first glass school located in Glen Echo Park, 7300 MacArthur Blvd., Glen Echo. When classes are not in session, the studio is open for visitors to observe glassblowing and view the work of resident artist Rick Sherbert. Call 301-229-4184 or visit www.ricksherbertglass.com.

The Art Glass Center at Glen Echo exhibits continually in the Art Glass Center Gallery. These exhibits feature the work of resident artists Diane Cab, Christine Hekimian, Bev and Zayde Sleph, and Bobbi Vischi. Sculpture, vessels, functional art, and jewelry are also for sale. All exhibited work is made at the Art Glass Center Studio. The Art Glass Center also produces other exhibits featuring resident artists, faculty, students and invited artists. The gallery and studio are open to the public on the weekends and by appointment. Contact Bobbi Vischi at BBVischi@comcast.net.

Web designer and fiber artist Margaret Coe will give a program on the "hows and whys" of having your own web site to feature your work at St. James Episcopal Church, 11815 Seven Locks Road, Potomac, Nov. 8, 10 a.m.-12 p.m. Free. Visit www.potomaccraftsmenguild.org.

Glen Echo Pottery. Glen Echo Pottery maintains ongoing exhibits in the Glen Echo Pottery Gallery in Glen Echo Park, 7300 MacArthur Blvd., Glen Echo. These feature a special selection of work by resident artists, instructors and students. Every Saturday and Sunday from noon to 5 p.m. Call 301-229-5585 or visit www.glenechopottery.com.

Yellow Barn Gallery at Glen Echo Park, 7300 MacArthur Blvd., Glen Echo. Free exhibits of emerging artist work and art sales. Each weekend features the work of a different artist. Every Saturday and Sunday from 12 - 5 p.m. Call 301-371-5593 or visit www.yellowbarnstudio.com.

The Bethesda Art Walk allows art lovers to visit downtown Bethesda’s gallery community from 6-9 p.m. on the second Friday of every month. Many galleries change exhibits monthly and hold receptions showcasing the featured artist in conjunction with the Bethesda Art Walk.

The work of Henry Wo Yue-Kee, an 81-year old Chinese brush painter, will be exhibited at the Mansion at Strathmore, 10701 Rockville Pike, Bethesda through Oct. 18. Call 301-581-5200 or visit www.strathmore.org.

The art of students of Montgomery County middle schools will be exhibited at the Invitationa Gallery at the Mansion at Strathmore, 10701 Rockville Pike, Bethesda through Oct. 31. Call 301-581-5200 or visit www.strathmore.org.

Drawing for Art XI, a showcase of over 150 works by Strathmore Artist Members will be exhibited Oct. 23-Nov. 3 at the Mansion at Strathmore, 10701 Rockville Pike, Bethesda. Call 301-581-5200 or visit www.strathmore.org.

The Yellow Barn Studio announced its open call for applications to participate in a tuition-free 10-week program of intensive art learning. Application deadline is Dec. 1. Applications will include a CD with 10 images, a list of works, and a completed application form. Application forms can be downloaded at www.YellowBarnStudio.com. Notifications of acceptance are sent out Dec. 15. The course runs Saturday mornings Jan. 24 - March 28.

"Recent Landscapes" by Barbara Kreling will be on display at the Yellow Barn Gallery in Glen Echo Park Nov. 15-16, 12-5 p.m. An artist reception will be held Nov. 15, 4-6 p.m.

A Holiday Art Show and Sale will be hold in the Popcorn Gallery in Glen Echo Park Saturdays and Sundays, Nov. 22- Jan. 11, 12-6 p.m. Exhibition will feature works by resident artists.

An exhibition of photographs of Theodore Roosevelt Island by Anthony J. and Megan D. Peritore will be shown in the Popcorn Gallery in Glen Echo Park Saturdays and Sundays through Nov. 16 from 12-6 p.m.

Glen Echo teacher and artist Liz Stafford will present her oil and watercolor paintings at the Yellow Barn Gallery at Glen Echo Park Saturday, Nov. 8, 12-8 p.m. and Sunday Nov. 9, 12-5 p.m. Works include Maryland and Maine landscapes, still life paintings, botanicals and portraits. Visit www.yellowbarnstudio.com.