We moderns spend so much time in doors, constantly sheltered by ceilings and the roofs of our cars. It can be such a relief to simply step outside and look into the expanse of sky above. Sometimes it’s full of rolling clouds, or empty, clear blue and infinite. For those of you that can’t go outside and look up at… Read more
Do you have air conditioning? I sure hope so. But if you’re looking for a place to cool down, you are more than welcome to stop by the gallery and enjoy the AC, as well as our soothing, breezy, relaxing artwork.
Paula Blackwell is an inspired American artist currently painting in a rural area near Portland Oregon. She is most known for her atmospheric landscapes in encaustic. Her latest works however, are mixed media abstracts that incorporates complex layers of paint , marking and texture to create ethereal, soft and serene paintings influenced by color, light and atmosphere. Paula enjoys the… Read more
Oregon artist Tom Willing created his first woodturning in his father’s woodshop at age 10. Since then, he has come to focus on the interplay of light with form and material. Working with native and exotic woods, Willing seeks to uncover the visual magic within each piece of timber that lies waiting to be revealed. In addition to his sculptural… Read more
Combining roots in abstract expressionism with a deep appreciation of the spectacular landscapes of the Columbia Gorge where he resides, Ted Olson’s paintings trend toward emotive landscape. These are Western paintings — skies, buttes, and seasons are sometimes recognizable, and there is a strong horizon line. Simple aspects like gesture, opacity or transparency, edge, and surface are important. Olson moves… Read more