Artists and aesthetes, we’ve got an entire week devoted to indulging in artistic pursuits, fine dining, and architectural tours of our luxury homes. Stop by for a visit to our lovely mountain community, only 90 minutes from the city, and plan an unforgettable week.
You might just decide to stay the whole summer!
Join us for a peek inside our homes and week filled with Art!
During week of July 16, the Buck Hill Art Association is hosting visiting artists who will teach painting, pastels, and charcoal to you each afternoon. At week’s end, participate in a packed weekend of events! On July 21, take a gallery walk of the Buck Hill art collection, a home tour of Buck Hill, and enjoy a dinner dance/art auction social event.
Throughout the week of July 16, the Buck Hill Art Association will host Art Week, visiting artists: Irainia Caramelli, Andrew Rodgers, and Buck Hill’s Artist-in-Residence Aaron Krach, who will teach Grisaille Oil Painting, Soft Pastels en plein air, Still Life in Charcoal, and Collaborative Collage classes. Children can enjoy Kindness Rock painting. Aaron Krach, will also offer a Fireside Chat on his work to the community and its visitors. Susan Roberts will present, Forty Years with Villi I Tatti, and the Art Association will host its Summer Sketching the Seasons in Buck Hill series at the Lawn Bowling Greens Arbor. Classes with materials included are free to association members or $55 per class for non-members (price includes materials).
Art Exhibition & House Tour
At week’s end, we offer a unique celebration of art. On July 21, the Tennis Tea Annex room will house a Buck Hill Art Exhibition, offering art on display from the Art Association’s renowned collection and a docent to describe the works. The event includes a gourmet market table, a Buck Hill renowned delicious baked goods table featuring homemade treats and Gertie’s Garret – a tag sale of unique treasures. Both will be located at the Tennis Tea and the Eurice Room adjacent to the Buck Hill Tennis Club.
Additionally on July 21, there will be a House Tour – seven homes (aka “Cottages”) to tour that represent every style home Buck Hill Falls has to offer: a golf cottage, a ranch, a cape cod, a modern redesign, and three traditional cottages.
Tickets will be available that morning in the circle in front of the Tennis Tea [108 Tennis Drive, Buck Hill Falls, PA 18323] for $30/each and all proceeds benefit the Buck Hill Art Association.
Dinner Dance and Art Auction
The night of July 21 is one of elegance, fine dining, and dancing. The Buck Hill Art Association hosts this annual event with music by Kurt Weiler Jazz trio and guest vocalist, Beth Goldwater. 6pm begins the evening with cocktails, followed by a four-course dinner. The art auction offers a variety of media including paintings, sculptures, and fused glass art for all types of aesthetes, and dancing will fill the night with fun.
Ready to Book your rental for the week? Stop by for a visit to our lovely mountain community, only 90 minutes from the city, and plan an unforgettable week. You might just decide to stay the whole summer!
Saturday, July 14: 10am
Kindness Rocks – Children Inspiring Others, a family rock painting event, co-sponsored with the Foxhowe Assocation, Camp Club Building
Monday, July 16: 12pm
Still Life Charcoal Workshop, Irainia Caramelli, beginner level, Tennis Tea Ballroom
Tuesday, July 17: 10am - 12pm
Grisaille Oil Painting-En PleinAir, Andrew Rodgers, all-abilities welcome, Metzger’s Farm
Wednesday, July 18: 12pm
Soft Pastels en plein air, Irania Caramelli, intermediate level, Former Buck Hill Inn Site and Buck Hill Golf Club Putting Greens
Wednesday July 18: TBA
Fireside Chat, Artist-in-Residence, Aaron Krach, location TBA
Thursday, July 19: 12pm - 2pm
Aaron Krach, Artist-in-Residence leads a Collaborative Collage Workshop, Tennis Tea Ballroom
Friday, July 20: 10am - 12pm
Grisaille Oil Painting, Andrew Rodgers, a continuation of Tuesday’s workshop, location TBA
Saturday, July 21: 9am - 4pm
BHAA House Tour, begin at Buck Hill Tennis Club Circle
Gertie’s Garret and the Gourmet Table, Urice Room and Tennis Club Circle
Saturday, July 21: 6pm - 11pm
BHAA Dinner Dance and Art Auction, Tennis Tea Ballroom
Cocktails followed by four- course dinner and dancing. Music by Kurt Martin Jazz Trio with guest vocalist, Beth Goldwater. A variety of art, sculpture, and glass for the bidding.
Sunday July 22: 5:30pm
Art Talk – Forty Years with Villi I Tatti, Susan Roberts, co-sponsored with the Foxhowe Association, Tennis Tea Ballroom
Saturday, July 28: 11am
Summer Sketching the Seasons, Lawn Bowling Greens Arbor