By Melissa Robinson
Whether you're an artist,
an arts enthusiast or simply a person who enjoys beauty, you'll
want to mark your calendar for Friday, January 11 as McDonough
Arts kicks off its 2013 season with a Juried Art Show and Annual
Members Reception at Winsor Gallery, from 6 to 8 p.m.
Mike England's painting
“Gardener's Peaches” won the 2012 Best in Show.
The event is free and open
to the public, and organizers urge anyone interested to come out
and enjoy a great winter evening and learn more about McDonough
Arts while enjoying complimentary refreshments, fine art and
During the event, more
than $1,000 will be awarded for Best of Show, first place,
second place and third place. The Juried Art exhibit will be on
display at Winsor Gallery through the end of February and
includes paintings in acrylics, oils, pastels and watercolors.
The Winsor Gallery is located at 34 Macon
St. in McDonough. For more information, visit
or contact media coordinator Debbie Withers at 678-522-4020 or
or event coordinator Vicki Anglyn at 770-957-7292.