Sussex County Views: The Art of Toni Chaplin

This summer arts exhibit held at Sparta Historical Society's Van Kirk Homestead Museum. will incorporate a diversity of original watercolor and print images by local Sparta artist, Toni Chaplin.  Local sites, such as Waterloo Village, Klemm Farm, Heaters Pond, including beautiful vistas, Lake Mohawk and other historic sites, native birds and flowers will be featured.  Some works will be for sale.  Ms. Chaplin will give an information talk about her paintings at 2PM.

Contact Information
  1. Sparta Historical Society
  2. 973-726-0883
  3. spartahistoricalsocnj@gmail.com
Sun, July 08
1:00 pm — 4:00 pm
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This summer arts exhibit held at Sparta Historical Society's Van Kirk Homestead Museum. will incorporate a diversity of original watercolor and print images by local Sparta artist, Toni Chaplin. Local sites, such as Waterloo Village, Klemm Farm, Heaters Pond, including beautiful vistas, Lake Mohawk and other historic sites, native birds and flowers will be featured. Some works will be for ...

336 Main Street Sparta, NJ 07871

Van Kirk Homestead Museum

336 Main Street
Sparta, NJ 07871

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