Wine and cheese reception also planned at the Bascom
Wherever you are, you can enjoy the beauty of Highlands in every season with photographer Cynthia Strain’s new book, “Highlands Through the Seasons.” The Shop at The Bascom will host a book signing for Strain and her book on Saturday, Oct. 20, from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. The public is invited to this convivial wine and cheese reception and hear a brief synopsis of Strain’s work from the author/photographer herself.
Owner of Mill Creek Gallery and Framing in Highlands, Strain has been an active resident since moving here in 1982. She and her family owned and ran the Bird Barn, an avianthemed gift shop for the entire family, for 15 years. Her current gallery focuses on crafts and her photographs. Strain’s passion is conservation and love of the area. She has organized local art and craft shows and founded several conservation groups.