Tuesday, July 16, 2024

Gallery 23: A Peek Inside

PRESS RELEASE: BLAIRSTOWN, N.J. – On February 10, 2024, Gallery 23 is bringing our artists’ studios to you! We invite you inside for a special glimpse of our creative processes. As our guests, you will be able to meet some of the artists as they offer demonstrations and discussions of their crafts. (Due to the nature of some of their work, hazardous methods will only be described.) Light refreshments will be served.

Our artists’ demonstration schedule:

2:00: Barbara Matlaga: the process of glass fusing a heart-shaped suncatcher
Jeanine Erikson: jeweler “bench work” will include sawing and forging sterling silver.

3:00: Lori Heninger: glass flame work with rods
  Karen Klein: building a diorama

4:00: Robin Harris Rickard: wood burning
 Brooke VanDerzee: fairy wing jewelry with wire and resin

Ongoing: Jane Voorhees and Karin White will be offering a jewelry repair clinic. Bring your pieces to learn what repairs can be made either on the premises or more long-term. Costs will apply.

A glass flame ball by artist Lori Heninger. Photo by Gallery 23.

Please mark your calendars for this unique event. We look forward to seeing you on Saturday, February 10, 2024, from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. at Gallery 23, 23 Main Street, Blairstown.