Artist Open House in Fairfield Bay May 11th

The Art Gallery & Studio of Fairfield Bay located in the Lakewood Village Mall, 130 Village Place, Suite. “I”, will be hosting an Open House May 11, 2013 , 10:00 am – 4:00 pm. This event is part of the Conway League of Artists Studio and Gallery Tour, and is a self-driving tour takes visitors to the individual working environments and galleries of local artists. Guests will meet the artists, discuss their work, see actual works in process, and be given a chance to ask questions relating to the wide variety of artwork on display and for sale. There will be a drawing for a door prize of $5 for 5 tickets are available from Conway League of Artist’s members, or from participating artists the day of the tour. Participating artist information and addresses may be found on website. . Artwork includes watercolor, oils, acrylic, batik, pottery, sculpture, stained glass, and more!

The Artists from Fairfield Bay Art Gallery & Studio who will be featuring their Artwork and having demos : Robbie Miller, Karen Gehl, Charlotte Rierson, Doris Sexson, and Van Swink.

Description of the artists:

Robbie Miller’s artwork: Oil painting impressionistic style of landscapes, still life, water scenes on mostly large canvases. She began painting at 13 and intermittently for more than 50 years.

Karen Gehl’s medium: Karen is our stain glass artist with is exhibiting beautiful original pieces for the gallery and does commission work.

Charlotte Rierson’s artwork: The journey of personal creativity that she calls the Art Spirit Journey has led her from the dance arts to expressing her deepest thoughts and emotions through painting. Watermedia is the media of her choice.

Doris Sexson’s artwork: Oil painting realistic style of nature, landscapes, still life, water, and seasonal changes. Doris paintings are very popular as she has been painting for over 50 year’

Van Swink’s artwork:.Van is a self-taught artist. He works in many different mediums such as oil, acrylic, charcoal, color pencils, pen & ink and pastels. His work is unique and expressionistic award winning pastel paintings hang in the gallery.