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Artist collects money for centers

Published: Saturday, July 13, 2013 1:15 a.m. CDT

DIXON – Art in The Garden, a June 22 show by Beverly Garcia raised $8,660 for Sinnissippi Foundation programs.

Sixty of Garcia’s original paintings were sold during the event at her art studio, home, and garden in Grand Detour.

About 200 visitors attended to view Garcia’s 284 oil paintings and pastels.

Volunteers, Bob and Colleen Logsdon, Ann Marie and Terry Potts, Claudia Nelson, Becky Hundreiser, and The Next Picture Show helped with the event.

For more information, call Sinnissippi Centers at 815-284-6611.

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