Greencastle Area Arts Council begins ART Talks programs

Staff Writer
Echo Pilot

In alignment with its mission and purpose Greencastle Area Arts Council, GAAC, will be providing a series of quarterly talks entitled, “Artists Representing Themselves” Talks, ART Talks. The focus of the ART Talks will be artists presenting the business side of their art.

The first presentation will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday, March 23 in the Trinity Lutheran Church, 1186 Jason Drive, Greencastle. The public is invited and encouraged to attend this free presentation. The first presenter will be Rebecca Baer of Hagerstown, Md.

Baer is an accomplished designer, author and international instructor. Baer's designs combine a sense of sophistication, elegance and harmony; yet have a practical, comfortable quality to them. Baer is the creative force behind Rebecca Baer, Inc. and her designs and decorative accessories are regularly published in United States and Japan.

Established in 2003, Rebecca Baer, Inc. grew from a passion for painting into a thriving e-commerce business producing the Rebecca Baer brand of art supplies, including an array of fine brushes and craft mediums, along with uniquely elegant stencils and detailed instructional materials.

As a successful licensing artist, Baer’s art can be found on home decor goods, housewares, accessories and fabric.

The company's namesake, Rebecca, guides the creative direction of the company while her husband and business partner Bobby oversees the day-to-day activities of the corporation.

With questions, call Susan Shaffer at 717-658-2177.