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“Sit and Sip,” an exhibit of hand-painted chairs and porcelain tea pots by Kimberly Rorick, is on display through April 30 at The Orchard Gallery of Fine Art, 6312-A Covington Road.


All weekend – “SCHOLASTIC ART & WRITING AWARDS EXHIBITION” – Ends Sunday; also “WWII Aircraft Nose Art: 20th Air Force,” Guam color photographs by Dr. Eugene M. Gillum, ends May 6; “Outside the Circle,” woodturning demonstration, 5 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday, exhibit ends June 17; Fort Wayne Museum of Art, 311 E. Main St.; free admission Sundays and Thursdays; call for hours and prices, 422-6467 or www.fwmoa. org.

All weekend – “SPRING 2012 SENIOR BFA EXHIBITION” – Ends April 15; artists’ reception, 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday; Visual Arts Gallery, IPFW, 2101 Coliseum Blvd. E.; 481-6705 or

All weekend – “EGYPT 11/25/11: REFLECTIONS ON THE FUTURE” – Ends May 13; 3R Gallery, 111 Three Rivers East; for hours,

Today and Saturday – “WHIMSICAL PAINTINGS BY SUSAN KLINE” AND “SIT AND SIP: HAND PAINTED CHAIRS AND PORCELAIN TEA POTS BY KIMBERLY RORICK” – Ends April 30; Orchard Gallery of Fine Art, 6312 Covington Road; call for hours, 436-0927.

Today and Saturday – “MATHOM HOUSE” – Works of Zoe Marshall; ends April 30; Ortega Gallery, Village at Winona, 1009 E. Canal St., Winona Lake; 574-306-2482.

Today – “PAINTINGS AND DRAWINGS BY JAY BASTIEN” – Ends April 30; Firefly Coffee House, 3523 N. Anthony Blvd.; hours, 373-0505 or

Today – PAINTINGS BY JUSTIN JOHNSON ALSO WOODTURNINGS AND SCULPTURES BY TIM MCINTYRE – Ends Sunday; First Presbyterian Gallery, 300 W. Wayne St.; free; hours, 426-7421.

Today “OIL PAINTINGS BY BARBARA YODER AND KAREN HARVEY” – Ends April 30; ResCare Adult Day Service, 3711 Rupp Drive, Suite 106, Triangle Park; hours, 483-2888.

Today – “OIL PAINTINGS BY DONI ADAMS” – Ends April 30; Allen County Retinal Surgeons, 7900 W. Jefferson Blvd.; hours, 436-2181.

Today “MIXED MEDIA PAINTINGS BY NANCY LONGMATE” Ends April 30; Rehabilitation Hospital, Lutheran Campus, 7970 W. Jefferson Blvd., hours, 453-6100.

Today – “ACRYLICS BY CHRISTINA DAVIS” – Ends April 30; Aldersgate United Methodist Church, 2417 Getz Road; 432-1524.

Today – “OIL PAINTINGS BY TONI MURRAY” – Ends April 30; Visiting Nurse Hospice, 5910 Homestead Road; 435-3222.

Today – “WATERCOLORS BY JOHN KELTY” – Ends April 30; Window Garden Café, 110 E. Wayne St., Floor 13.

Today – “WATERCOLORS BY ANITA TRICK”– Ends April 30; Will Jewelers, 10146 Maysville Road; for exhibit information, call 493-2026.

Today – “MIXED MEDIA” BY ALICE SIEFERT AND MARILYN UMBER AND “WATERCOLORS” BY JOHN KELTY – Ends May 31; Citizens Square, second and third floors, 200 Wayne St.; 427-2763.

Today – “QUILTS FROM THE PERMANENT COLLECTION” – Ends July 6, Good Library Basement Gallery, Goshen College, Goshen; also “Senior Art Exhibit,” ends April 21, Hershberger Art Gallery, Goshen College; hours, 574-535-7418.

Today and Sunday – “MANCHESTER COLLEGE ANNUAL JURIED STUDENT ART SHOW” – Ends April 29, Link Gallery; also “Rudi Klimpert: A Journey of Color and Light,” ends Sept. 7, Gallery G; Manchester College, North Manchester; hours, 260-982-5334.

Sunday – “SPRING FINE ART EXHIBIT” – Works of Fort Wayne Artist Guild; ends May 27; Langhinrichs Gallery, Unitarian Universalist Meeting House, 5310 Old Mill Road; hours, 744-1867.

Monday through Thursday – “BLACK AND WHITE” – Ends April 30; Tibbits Gallery, 14 Hanchett St., Coldwater, Mich.; 517-278-6029 or www. tibbits .org.