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Highpointe Residents Host Local Painter

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Shirley Freyer
Concordia Lutheran Ministries
Tel: 724-352-1571 x8266
sfreyer@concordialm.org

Highpointe Residents Host Local Painter

West Deer Twp., Pa. – Highpointe at Rebecca residents will host Robert Griffing on Monday, January 22 at 6 p.m. at the new retirement community located at 1871 Highpointe Lane, Allison Park.

Six of his paintings which have been donated anonymously to the apartment complex will be displayed and dedicated.  

According to his website, Griffing grew up in Linesville, PA where he roamed he fields and beaches around Pymatuing Lake collecting stone artifacts. After graduating from the Art Institute of Pittsburgh, he worked for an advertising agency for 30 years. His love of history and native cultures made him pursue the Eastern Woodland Indian of the 18th century. Paintings depicting Forts Duquesne and Pitt, the Battle of Bushy Run and numerous other historical scenes of that period have become well-known locally.

Visit www.concordialm.org for more information. The public is invited to participate. Please call Nicole Courson, Events and Activities Coordinator at 724-444-7774.