post: 88 August Blackberries, crickets,New Gallery in Portland, Maine, Matt Welch, owner, opening September 2nd, art in Maine, Portland Museum of Art, Congress ST. Flatiron Gallery Maine

by Carol Bass

30″ x 30″ ink, oil stick, acrylic on board
… August MAINE beauty leaves one stunned and dizzy, colanders full of blackberries, chirping crickets, hurricane warnings, campfires, and

Matt Welch opens his new Flat Iron Gallery Maine on September 2nd, featuring the most vibrant of Maine’s contemporary artists.
This painting is leaving for London, but 3 of its siblings are in Matt’s show.