Thomas Mayer is May artist of the month at The Gallery at The Orchards

"By the River," by Thomas Mayer.

“By the River,” by Thomas Mayer.

Thomas Mayer of Southington will be exhibiting paintings at The Gallery at The Orchards during the month of May. His show is titled, “Florida Landscapes.”

Mayer is a former public school art teacher, retired after 36 years. Currently he paints mostly outdoors or “plein air” from May through October. His subjects are found along the Connecticut shoreline and in travels around New England and in Florida during the winter where he teaches painting near Jensen Beach.

His oil and acrylic landscapes focus on the light and the mood of an outdoor setting. He exhibits his work in Connecticut and Florida, and he has won many awards.

The Gallery at The Orchards is located in the community room on the second floor, at The Orchards. Call (860) 628-5656 for available day and evening viewing hours.  For further info, visit or

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