HAPPINESS

Welcome! I'm Merrill Weber, a contemporary artist living and painting in the Philadelphia area. COME VISIT my studio in the SPRING CITY MILL STUDIOS building, a newly renovated knitting mill factory built in 1886, with high ceilings and tons of northern light.  My studio is open daily by appointment. CONTACT ME HERE. The address:  20 E. Bridge Street, Studio #202, Spring City, PA  19475, or click HERE for directions.

I am thrilled to have been voted 2018 and 2019's Favorite Chester County Studio Tour Artist.  I was also honored to have been included in the 2018 Art of the State Exhibition at The State Museum of Pennsylvania, where my sunflower painting, "Showstopper," was one of 103 works chosen from 1,850 entries.

I am currently busy working on a series of Influential Women oil paintings for a May 2020 solo exhibition at the Chester County Art Association in West Chester, PA.  Follow my progress on Instagram and Faceboook!
 
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ARTIST STATEMENT


Merrill Weber is a native Floridian who has called the beautiful Southeastern Pennsylvania countryside home for over 25 years. Forever an artist at heart, Merrill has joyfully embraced the opportunity to paint daily in recent years after dedicating nearly three decades to raising her son with classic autism. Seeing the world through his eyes has challenged Merrill to communicate feelings of joy and delight without words, and inspires her to create vibrant imagery bursting with sensations of buoyancy, color, movement and harmony. 

Merrill's paintings represent the place where her love of life’s small pleasures and her passion for painting intersect. She is determined to bring more beauty and happiness into the daily lives of others through her art. Drawing inspiration from everyday living, her engaging work has been described as imaginative, playful and filled with energy and hope. Merrill's goal in painting is to create a conversation with the viewer via her canvas, allowing her to preserve and share in the joy of the moment.

 

AFFILIATIONS

  • Founder and Administrator, Southeastern Pennsylvania Artists Facebook group.  If you are an artist from SE PA and would like to join our Facebook group, click HERE.
  • Chester County Art Association, artist member
  • Wayne Art Center, artist member
  • Fleisher Art Memorial, artist member 
  • Philadelphia/Tri-State Artists' Equity Association, artist member
  • Berks Art Alliance (BAA), artist member 
  • ArtFusion 19464, working artist 
  • Studio B, artist member 
  • Perkiomen Valley Art Center, artist member
  • The Pottstown Area Artists’ Guild (PAAG), artist member 
  • The Anvil Studio, working artist