Kathy Gross is a local pen and ink artist who has been drawing since she was a small child. Born and raised in England, she lived for many years in Dayton. She specializes in finely-detailed pen and drawings of private homes, but also draws businesses, colleges, and historic landmarks. During the past 20 years, she has completed over 1600 commissions, and has issued over 35 limited-edition prints of local colleges and places of interest — which include Wright properties, Wright Flyer planes, and architectural gems such as the Dayton Skyline, the Art Institute, the Victoria Theater, and Benham’s Grove. Examples of her work can be found on her website (kgrossink.com) or Facebook business page (Kathy Gross Pen & Ink Originals.
Guests will enjoy live music provided by the Deron Bell Duo, along with an assortment of delicious, gourmet appetizers and desserts. A cash bar will be available offering fine wines, beers, and cocktails.
Tickets for Art at the Trace are $15 in advance or $20 at the door. Cash or check is accepted in advance and at the door.
Advance tickets may be purchased in Centerville at the following locations:
• Municipal Building, 100 W. Spring Valley Road, (937) 433-7151
• Pro Shop at The Golf Club at Yankee Trace, 10000 Yankee Street, (937) 438-4653
Go to www.centervilleohio.gov or phone (937) 433-7151 for more information.