Whitehouse 200th

Edna Hibel has created a magnificent painting ” Heart and Conscience of America” to celebrate the 200th Anniversary of the White House. 

Edna studied many books about the White House while she was creating this special painting involving the architecture, gardens, and history.  Her painting features the American family, and the children of our nation. . 


 Fragment from

“Heart and Conscience of America”



Edna on NBC Channel 4 set in Washington for an interview with Stephen Weston, artist  and Carolyn Langdon, Luxury Galleries, Brielle, New Jersey.  


Prior to the reception to unveil the painting, Edna was privileged to meet Hillary Rodham Clinton at the First Lady’s Luncheon presented by the Congressional Club.  Below are some candid glimpses of the event.


Edna is introduced to Hillary Clinton by Ira Jacobson, CEO if Luxury Galleries, with Mrs. Trent Lott of Mississippi. 


Edna and Theodore Plotkin with Mrs. Bonnie May of the National Association of Broadcasters, a major luncheon sponsor (left) . Mrs. Hillary Rodham Clinton was honored for her work with children (center).  Edna Hibel, Theodore and Cheryll Plotkin, and Congressional wives( right).


Many First Lady’s Luncheon attendees from around the country and several Representatives joined Miss Hibel later at the Dirksen Senate Office building for the reception and unveiling of “Heart and Conscience of America”.  Edna signed the painting as they watched.  

Edna with Congressman Frank Pallone (D-NJ),  who introduced Edna and and hosted the unveiling event.    

Edna and Carrolena Key of the National Association of Commissions for Women.  

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