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Red Hook, NY - July 3rd, 2017
The 47th Annual Antiques and Uniques Festival is Saturday July 8, 2017. 100+ antiques vendors, crafters and specialty foods. Local foods barbeque tent. Nic & Wambach Creative Arts is participating and we can be found at tent/booth #14 near the main entrance! Our display features many historic sites and buildings in various size matted prints, note card sets, calendars, tote bags and throw pillows around the Northeast Kingdom of Vermont. Event is 10:00am until 4:00pm rain or shine... a great popular event - something for everyone!
Red Hook, NY - May 20th, 2016
The opening event of last year’s Ockawamick Central School Reunion was a showcase of the artistic talent of its alumni at the Philmont Public Library. This year the group will show new work. Abstract painter Christine Guarino, whose work is well represented in galleries and collections throughout the Northeast and graphic artist Richard Wambach, owner of the Wambach Communications Group in Dutchess County as well as award-winning photographer Ken Bovat, of Photo-Art by Ken Bovat in Claverack, whose photographs appear often in Columbia County venues, will be represented in the Alumni show. Steve Wildermuth, Catherine Harms, Susan Wildermuth Bues and Brian Yorck will display paintings, drawings and photographs. Each is active in local arts organizations such as the Columbia County Photography Club, Columbia County Council on the Arts, and show their work in solo and group. All o...
Red Hook, NY - July 6th, 2015
Press Release Craftsbury Common Vermont 45th Annual Antiques and Uniques Festival, Saturday July 11, 2015 10am - 4pm When people outside of New England imagine quaint country villages, community spirit, and summer gatherings they are likely imagining something similar to Antiques and Uniques Festival. Festival goers of all ages come to enjoy shopping for antiques and Vermont crafts, sampling local and artisan food and drink and picnicing outside of the barbecue tent. All of this to a live folk and fiddle musical backdrop- it doesn’t get any more country-sweet than that! Antiques and Uniques Festival has been held the second Saturday in July every year since 1971 on Craftsbury Common Vermont. Originally started by the Children’s Aid foundation Antiques and Uniques Festival quickly became a well-loved event for those living in Craftsbury, the neighboring towns and tourists. But...
Red Hook, NY - May 12th, 2015
The Ockawamick Central School (OCS) Alumni Reuniion Art Show will run from May 25 through June 27, 2015. Opening reception is May 25 (Memorial Day) at 10:30am at Philmont Public Library, Main Street, Philmont, NY . Exhibit will include drawings, paintings and photographs by Ken Bovat, Susan Bues, Christine Guarino, Peter Von Sholly, Richard Wambach, Steve Wildermuth and Brian Yorck. The following short bio is about FFA artist Richard Wambach, Alumni Class of 1965: Richard is a graphic designer and owner of Wambach Communications Group, Inc., a marketing and creative services agency for 43 years. He started Nic & Wambach Creative Arts with business partner Nic VH in 2012 specifically to create portfolios of black and white drawings of historic scenes in the Hudson Valley, NY and Northeast Kingdom, VT. He credits Mrs. Knicke, his high school art teacher, with encouraging him to se...
Red Hook, NY - November 29th, 2014
Richard Wambach of Nic & Wambach Creative Arts set out to create the series of eight drawings this summer in time for the Annual Old Stone House Museum day in August 2014. This important series depicts the structures that comprise the Old Stone House Museum village in Brownington Center, Brownington, Vermont. The Orleans County Historical Society is responsible for the ongoing upkeep and educational programming that is active year round at this beautiful historic site. The images include: The Old Stone House, The Alexander Twilight House, The Lawrence Barn, Museum Education Center, Cyrus Eaton House, Samuel Read Hall House, Brownington Congregational Church and Prospect Hill Observatory Tower. He created a large display of all his Vermont drawings for the annual event which was held outdoors with demonstrations, living history displays, museum tours, horse and carriage rides and a host o...
Red Hook, NY - July 15th, 2014
Nic & Wambach Creative Arts display booth inside the Elks Club in Derby VT will feature Wambach's drawings around the Northeast Kingdom including barns, covered bridges, sugar houses, more Vermont scenics and other historical architecture subjects from the Hudson Valley of New York to Vermont. Wambach will introduce a new line of high quality T-Shirts featuring his drawing of Vermont Silly Cow - "I Love Vermont! Moo too?" He will also be unveiling his newest series of Vermont drawings in a collection of Brownington Stonehouse Museum images which will be available as matted prints in various sizes and a set of six note cards with envelopes. The Dailey Memorial Library 4th annual event is a premier arts and crafts fair in the Northeast Kingdom of Vermont featuring arts and crafts showcasing the talents of artisans and craftspeople of Vermont products. All proceeds raised goes to support the Dailey Memorial Library. Open to the public. The fair will be held "rain or shine."
Red Hook, NY - July 15th, 2014
Nic and Wambach Creative Arts welcomes visitors to their outdoor gallery featuring Wambach's drawings of classic and antique automobiles and local historic scenics and architecture at the 5th Annual Hyde Park Chamber of Commerce Car Show and Street Fair. Wambach offers car owners at the show an opportunity to commission him to draw their "pride and joy" in his unique style of black and white line and wash. The event is a community and family oriented Sunday event showcasing all categories of collectible automobiles and trucks including judging with many awards and trophies in many categories. Street fair includes musical entertainment, arts and crafts, local business displays and food vendors for a most enjoyable outing. No charge to the public to enter.
Red Hook, NY - May 17th, 2014
Richard Wambach, Nic & Wambach Creative Arts, will be the featured business display at the opening day of the Village of Red Hook Farmer's Market scheduled from 10:00am until 2:00pm on Saturday, May 24, 2014. The market is held every Saturday from May to October and features local produce and products, crafts exhibits, business exhibits and entertainment.
Red Hook, NY - May 17th, 2014
Richard Wambach, Nic & Wambach Creative Arts, will have an artist's reception at his exhibit entitled "From Valley to Vermont", in the Hyde Park Free Library Annex Gallery on Wednesday, May 21 from 7:00pm until 9:00pm. Light refreshments will be served. The reception is open to the general public.
Red Hook, NY - April 21st, 2014
Artist Richard Wambach will hang his one-man show at the Hyde Park Free Library Annex Gallery on Saturday, April 26, 2014. The show will run through mid-June with an artist's reception mid-way to be announced. Wambach's displays will include his recent Hyde Park historic scenes, Hudson Valley rural landscapes and landmarks, Vermont's Northeast Kingdom covered bridges, barns and sugar houses and a few retro pieces from his 1970s North Carolina Outer Banks collection. Admission is free. All digital prints being displayed are for sale. The annex gallery is also home to weekend events such as open mic music sessions, intimate performances of local well know music personalities, poetry readings and book signings. Check the Hyde Park Free Library web site for hours of operation and complete schedule of events.
Red Hook, NY - April 4th, 2014
Rhinebeck Antique Car Show and Swap Meet Hudson River Valley Antique Auto Association May 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 2014 Dutchess County Fairgrounds Route 9 (6550 Spring Brook Ave.) Rhinebeck, NY 12572 Richard Wambach, of Nic & Wambach Creative Arts, will be displaying his drawings of classic and antique automobiles along with a portfolio of drawings of historic scenes around the Hudson Valley and the Northeast Kingdom of Vermont. He will also be taking commission orders at the event of owner's vehicles, motor cycles, sailing vessels, airplanes, farms and residences. Or purchase a number of styles of prints, matted, matted/framed, and stretched canvas museum prints in a variety of sizes from his current portfolio of fine quality digital reproductions of his original detailed drawings. Visit him at vendor booth H-13-14 throughout the 3-day event. Swap Meet Description The Swap Mee...
Red Hook, NY - March 14th, 2014
Hello Everyone! In honor of the Vermont Spring, when in every corner of the great Green Mountain state you can see and smell Maple Syrup production, we are offering three (3) of my favorite prints "Old Fashioned Maple Syruping," Perkin's Maple Sugar House," and "Maple Sugar House," in limited quantities, at a great promotional price printed on stretched canvas! Get yours while they last - check out the special link! Thanks for your patronage... SALE ENDS 3/19/14 5:00PM! http://fineartamerica.com/featured/old-fashioned-maple-syruping-richard-wambach.html http://fineartamerica.com/weeklypromotion.html?promotionid=139425 http://fineartamerica.com/featured/maple-sugar-house-richard-wambach.html
Red Hook, NY - March 6th, 2014
Hidden Hollow Farms Riding Center Inc., a not for profit organization, offers a riding program that specializes in Therapeutic Riding in Dutchess County, New York. Their dedicated staff work with children and adults with disabilities. They are a training barn for the Hudson Valley Region of Special Olympics New York. They offer many different programs for riders with and without disabilities. They also have a program for disabled Veterans - Horses For Heros. They are not for profit agency with a mission of providing a safe, fun learning environment for the riders they serve. This is a great loving and caring group that is always having to conduct fundraisers to meet rising expenses. Members of our VFW Post 7765 in Red Hook, NY have directly benefited by participating in their programs and some other veterans have even volunteered their services at the farm. I drew two scenes of the fa...
Red Hook, NY - March 2nd, 2014
Richard Wambach is pleased to announce that his drawing Robillard Round Barn (Vermont scene) won 1st place in the recent Old Barns contest on Fine Art America in memory of artist Donald Curry. Brother Jim Curry hosted the contest as a way to present Donald's work in fine detail black and white artwork. He wanted to share his brother's work and encourage other artists of black and white styles to participate and in a fun way pay tribute to Donald's work. Wambach said, "Donald's work showed a tremendous talent for fine detail, each drawing having a unique point of view. And while his friends and family regret his passing, they take comfort as he leaves this beautiful legacy for others to enjoy and share."
Red Hook, NY - February 12th, 2014
For those of you who are local in the Hudson Valley of New York, please join us for a great get together... great wine selection, irresistible chocolate and fine drawings - perfect Valentines Gifts for everyone! Hope to see you there! I will have several of my favorite drawings both matted and/or framed ready to hang and can also take your custom order to draw your favorite scene, your home, yacht, antique automobile, or your business facility...hope to see you if it doesn't snow too much Thursday and Friday morning! VALENTINES DAY CELEBRATION!!!! WINE & CHOCOLATE TASTING FEATURING OUR CHOCOLATE FOUNTAIN & NIC & WAMBACH CREATIVE ARTS DISPLAY FRIDAY FEBRUARY 14, 2014 TIME: 4 TO 6:30 PM MCARTHUR’S WINES & LIQUORS, INC 870 VIOLET AVE-STE 3, HYDE PARK, NY 12538 PHONE 845-233-571
Red Hook, NY - January 15th, 2014
During the winter season between gallery exhibits, open air farmers markets and arts and craft shows, Nic and Wambach Creative Arts works are featured at several local venues in New York's Hudson Valley. In Red Hook, NY our drawings and note cards are on display and available for sale at Copy Cat Printers, 7364 South Broadway, and the Historic Red Hook Village Diner, 7550 North Broadway, Red Hook, NY 12571. In Hyde Park, NY our drawings and note cards are available at Harvest Moon Gifts, 4158 Albany Post Road, and The Greener Oak Guest House, 12 White Oaks Road, Hyde Park, NY 12538. Watch for more local outlets carrying our work in the future. Nic and Wambach Creative Arts is also sponsoring the February 27th gathering of the Hyde Park Chamber of Commerce breakfast meeting from 7:30-9:00am at Coppola's Italian Bistro on Albany Post Road, Hyde Park, NY. We will have a nice displa...