This Week's Featured Artist
October - 2017
Bucks County artist, Maggie Leiby is an award winning oil painter, dividing her time between plein air painting and studio work. “The beauty of the landscape has always stirred my soul.” In my paintings I attempt to capture the Spiritual force emanating from the land.” Maggie has a BA in Studio Art from Kennesaw State University in Georgia, graduating Magna cum Laude in 1994. She has studied at the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Studio Incaminati, Barnstone Studio, and the Woodmere Museum School. Leiby is a member of Oil Painters of America,
the Philadelphia Sketch Club, The New Hope Art League, Doylestown Art League,Artsbridge, The Rockport ArtAssociation, The Peace Valley Plein Air Painters, and French Creek Art Colony Plein air painters. The artist’s paintings are in collections throughout the United States and Europe. Maggie teaches oil painting classes at her studio in Perkasie, Pa. Gallery representation is through The Upstairs Gallery in Lahaska, Pa., Chimayo Gallery in Perkasie, and Art at Valley Lake Gallery in Horsham, Pa.