Some fine artists to discover this week at local galleries:
The Jewel Box Gallery - Wayne Schmidt presenting new stones and jewelry designs fabricated in silver.
Iris at the Basin Park -- Sue Burkart Chisholm's ceramic art has been a mainstay of the gallery since it opened. This year she will be introducing new wall décor, new raku vases and a multipurpose ceramic 'Sunstar.'
Eureka Fine Art Company -- Lisa Bauer's beautiful, realistic acrylics and oils; Candace Kenyon -- delightful fabric collage; Sheyodi -- decorative and functional ceramics
83 Spring Street Gallery -- Mark and Eli Hopkins return to 83 Spring Street Gallery! The theme for this event is Child's Play.
Zarks Fine Design Gallery -- Rollin Karg: hot glass and cold steel -- blown glass and metal sculptures.
Fusion Squared -- John Rinehart incorporates dichroic glass into his fused glass and stained glass pieces which have led him down new, exciting roads in his enchanted journey.
J. A. Nelson Gallery -- See the beautiful wood and acrylic creations of Jim Nelson.
Eureka Thyme -- One-of-a-kind creations by Ken Starbird and Sandy Wythawai Starbird. Ken's clay sculpture and Sandy's primal images are an experience to be cherished.
Quicksilver Gallery -- Mark Nichols, paper artist extraordinaire, discusses his handmade paper, treated with powdered metal. The combination of organics and metals question what is reality.