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Fall into Art with Bethesda Artist Markets

The Bethesda Artist Market will return on Saturday, Sept. 12 and Saturday, Oct. 10, from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. The event will feature fine art and craft for sale by local and regional artists including painting, photography, jewelry, wood, glass and ceramics.

The Bethesda Artist Market is free to the public and will be held in the Bethesda Place Plaza, located at the elevated plaza at the corner of Old Georgetown Road and Woodmont Avenue. Nearly 30 artists from Maryland, Virginia and Washington, D.C., will participate at each market. Additionally, the Bethesda Artist Market will feature continuous live music.

The Bethesda Place Plaza is located one block north of the Bethesda Metro station. Free parking can be found in the Woodmont Avenue garage across the street from the Bethesda Place Plaza.

Exhibiting Artists

Jamie Agins, Cabin John, MD - jewelry/glass

Selwa Mazouz, Sterling, VA - photography

Michael Auger, Gaithersburg, MD - painting

Sara Rivera, Bethesda, MD - jewelry

Michele Banks, Washington, D.C. - painting

Ellen Rockower, Bethesda, MD - jewelry

Laurie Breen, Silver Spring, MD - painting

Jorge Salinas, Annandale, VA - wood

Thomas Bucci, Washington, D.C. - painting

Daniel Schreiber, Bethesda, MD - photography

Joseph Campbell, Sykesville, MD - photography

Joe Shymanski, Washington, D.C. - photography

Karen Clark, Baltimore, MD - jewelry

Tom Snyder, Baltimore, MD - photography

Michele Cormier-Attfield, Bethesda, MD - painting

Melissa Spaid-Decker, Columbia, MD - glass

Ann Drewing, Sandston, VA - jewelry

Sherry Terao, Silver Spring, MD - jewelry

Kate Giebel, Silver Spring, MD - jewelry

Joel Traylor, Mt. Rainier, MD - painting

Wayland House, Washington, DC - etching

David Wardrup, Owings, MD - woodturning

Brendan Kager, Bethesda, MD - glass

Sandra Zacharia, Chevy Chase, MD - jewelry

Nancy Kahn DeMulder, Silver Spring, MD - jewelry

Nancy Ziegenfus-McIntosh, Dayton, MD - ceramic

Sharon Kincheloe, Staunton, VA - painting

Andrew Zimmerman, Arlington, VA - photography

Laughter Pieces, Alexandria, VA - painting

September Entertainment

Ocio Jazz Trio (jazz), Ellen Cherry (indie) and PS24 (hip-hop)

October Entertainment

Potomac Jazz Trio (jazz), Naked Blue (indie) and Lea (acoustic guitar)

Bethesda Artist Market participants were selected by members of the Bethesda Arts & Entertainment District Advisory Committee.

Visit www.bethesda.org or call 301/215-6660.

From award-winning theatre to independent films, downtown Bethesda's Arts & Entertainment District is filled with inspiring artists and art venues. The Bethesda Arts & Entertainment District is managed by the Bethesda Urban Partnership, Inc., and is the producer of The Trawick

Prize: Bethesda Contemporary Art Awards, Bethesda Painting Awards,

Bethesda Fine Arts Festival, Bethesda Artist Market, Bethesda Art Walk,

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