GAS Conference in Chicago

The Glass Art Society Conference 2014 was held in Chicago this year, so friend and fellow-glass fuser Brandie Dunn and I took the train down to check it out. Image from the GAS Conference 2014 Program Book Alas, as the membership fee is a bit steep for me, (also, the...

new website

I have upgraded my Rowanberry Studio website, using a lovely template from WordPress.: http://rowanberrystudio.com.  I have Fall/Winter shows coming up, so this is a great time to have a new showcase. Art of the Land is one of my favorite shows.  I participated last...

busy weekends coming

Ah, it’s Friday, but is that a sigh of relief at the end of the week, or a new breath to gain energy for all that can be done over the weekend? With Affair of the Arts complete, I am looking forward to another art show that is a lot of fun. If your weekends are...

we had quite a nice affair

We had a beautiful day yesterday for Affair of the Arts.  It is fun to see familiar faces year after year, and we hear many compliments about the quality of the show and the beauty of the venue.  The Shores of Turtle Creek is such a sun-lit, expansive place, so...

we all start somewhere

It might as well be in Spring Grove, Illinois. This Sunday us locals are putting on our annual art show, Affair of the Arts, at The Shores of Turtle Creek. We started this show because we were wanted a quality show with a higher level of artistic ability than the...

SOFA chicago – ooooooooh

Here it comes, this weekend!  The Sculptural Objects and Functional Art Show in Chicago – SOFA, one of the world’s more foremost fairs of contemporary art and design, will be at Navy Pier November 4 – 6, 2011. And for the second year in a row, they...