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Penn-Mar to hold art show in Baltimore

Penn-Mar to hold art show in Baltimore

Art therapy classes at Penn-Mar Human Services in Maryland Line are usually pretty quiet as adults with developmental disabilities paint and draw at a big table in the main activity room.

But art instructor and art therapist Katie Gutridge recently had the adults sawing, painting, hammering, gluing and drilling.

Gutridge, a 1995 graduate of College of Notre Dame, now Notre Dame of Maryland University, decided the Penn-Mar adults needed an art show to highlight their work. She arranged for three Notre Dame students to do an internship at the nonprofit agency, helping some 30 adults create three-dimensional works of art.

The Penn-Mar exhibit, called...