Wellspring Visions

Artists from Friends House participating in the Wellspring Exhibit

On exhibit from January 3 – February 10, 2018
Opening reception on Saturday, January 13

Wellspring Visions is an exhibit of art works made by residents of Sandy Spring Friends House in a variety of media including paintings, prints, drawings, pastels, photography, ceramics and textiles.

Wellspring Artists was established at Friends House in 2011 for the purpose of inspiring and giving encouragement to those who create art and those who aspire to do so. Members are professional and avocational artists.  The group maintains a small gallery space in Flower Alley of the Main Building.  It is open to all residents whether or not they are currently practicing artists.

Friends House is a 50-year old retirement community located in Sandy Spring, Maryland. This non-profit organization was established in 1967 by Quakers to provide affordable housing and fulfilling retirement experiences for seniors. The multicultural community is based on values that include equality, simplicity and peace.