Wednesday, February 1, 2012

Successful opening tonight

We had a packed house on this beautiful evening in downtown Salem.

Artists packed the gallery

Leslie Peterson

Many were looking at the artwork and loving the outcome.

Jed Thomas

Don't forget our "little fans"....

Lisa helping make sense of the bidding process!

Roz helps with the bid books

Will Bragg let us extend into his studio space for our "conversation" lounge.

Dana from Sugar.Sugar. made cupcakes for the artists

Ruth Armitage enjoys herself!

Robert Schlegel shows of his nametag

As well as Leslie Peterson

Melanie Weston and Dave Andersen enjoyed the evening

Sue_Del McCulloch and Mary Lou grab some fresh air to discuss art.

We had all the letters available for people to read

There was lots of discussion concerning why someone created the way they did.

Roz helped answer questions

Laura Berman and her husband

Dayna Collins, Stephanie Brockway and Chris Giffin

Robert Schlegel and Darcie Leighty get to meet after being paired up together for the project.

Please contact the gallery and place your bids! The work is wonderful!

1 comment:

Crystal said...

What a great write up with all the pictures Mary Lou, the next best thing to being there! I look forward to hearing how the auction is going!

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We represent Northwest artists working in a variety of media including painting, sculpture, works on paper, ceramics, jewelry and mixed media. Our second gallery features exhibitions on a monthly basis, as well as selected group shows and special exhibitions. To arrange an appointment, please call 503-581-3229 or email; During our years of operating, we have successfully encouraged the broadening and blossoming of the Salem art scene. We are dedicated to serving our clients as well as our artists. The relationships that we cultivate with our clients and our artists have been and will continue to be long and rewarding. We encourage you to take the time to be acquainted with us and take the time to appreciate the art we enjoy so much.