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INDIANA NASH/GAZETTE REPORTER
Karen Woodin poses by her painting of the Mohawk River, which won first place in Niskayuna's annual Art Out event. 
Tuesday, Dec. 27, 2016.

Artist Spotlight: Karen Woodin

BY INDIANA NASH Gazette Reporter NISKAYUNA- Karen Woodin has been a landscape painter for several years, but it wasn’t until Niskayuna’s Art Out event this summer that she really began to branch out into the Plein air method. “It’s the…





The historic Lions Park train station, which served as an art gallery this summer. Photo by Rebecca Isenhart

Old train station a hit as an art venue

By REBECCA ISENHART Gazette Reporter NISKAYUNA — Maureen Sausa thought opening an art gallery and small studio in the historic train station in Niskayuna’s Lions Park would be a relaxing project to pursue in retirement. It was rewarding, for sure,…


Niskayuna Supervisor Joe Landry and Art-Out grand-prize winner Karen Cummings are photographer together. Cummings' painting will be featured on Landry's 2014 holiday gift card. Photo by Rebecca Isenhart

Elements cooperate for annual Art-Out

By REBECCA ISENHART Gazette Reporter NISKAYUNA — As Edie Cannizzo and her daughter McCauley Cannizzo sat across from each other in Lions Park with their paints and brushes, strangers walked up to ask questions about their art, their technique, and…


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2014 Art-Out

The 2014 Art-Out, an annual plein air art event, will take place Friday and Saturday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. in Lions Park, rain or shine. Local artists will set up outdoors near the historic train station to create work….