Liz Hoag, Kathy Ostrander Roberts, and Jill Matthews 2022

  Three Rooms. Three Local Female Artists. One Fabulous Show Liz Hoag, Kathy Ostrander Roberts, and Jill Matthews  July 2 – July 28  The Show Gallery 10 Chase Hill Road, Kennebunk, Maine These three local women are coming together for one fantastic show for Shows on Maine Art Hill at 10 Chase Hill in Kennebunk, Maine. All three… Read more »

Water – Four Artists, One Place, Endless Possibilities

Shows on Maine Art Hill welcomes all to visit and view their last summer show of the season. Saturday, September 4, is the opening of Water, a four-artist show featuring new works from William B. Hoyt, Ellen Welch Granter, Jill Matthews, and Kathy Ostrander Roberts.

Save the Date – Summer of 2021 Schedule for Maine Art Hill

The 2021 Summer Show Schedule is set, and we couldn’t wait to share the excitement with all of you. We know how quickly summer calendars fill up, so be sure to pencil us in.

Window Shopping on Maine Art Hill with Kathy Ostrander Roberts

John, our fearless leader, is going to hang a piece of Kathy Ostrander Roberts’ artwork in each window. Two face the parking lot at the front of the building and one large window facing our parking lot at the back of the building. Each of these windows can be viewed from your car or can be approached for a better more detailed view.

Artist Kathy Ostrander Roberts – Encaustic? What?

Kathy is one of our artists that encourages viewers to touch the surface of her work.  Each has a texture that begs a touch. Plus, it feels a little naughty to run your hands across the surface, like a small child doing something you probably shouldn’t be doing. With the multitude of layers and the process Kathy uses, it is completely safe.

Encaustic Art – Insights from Artist Kathy Ostrander Roberts


”Encaustic paint is created by combining beeswax, resin, and pigment with heat. This ancient medium has been around since the fifth century with a renaissance of followers in the last decade,” explains Ostrander Roberts. “It is unlike any art ever experienced. I encourage viewers to touch the surface. It has a texture that begs a touch.”