“Conservatory II” By Jay Hoagland
Mars Hall Gallery will wrap up its 2014 Season on Columbus Day weekend with a celebration of handmade items as well as Art and Antiques. New to the gallery are handmade soaps and honey products by Stone House Road Apiary. Other works made by hand are jewelry by Kathleen Kiley, turned & carved wood vessels by Dick Kelly, carved bird decoys by Stephen Hill, decoupage boxes by Davene Fahy, cement & bronze cast sculpture by Priscilla Cross, assemblage by Bill Cook, driftwood fish by Claire Perry, mixed media metal sculpture by Jay Hoagland and Brian Read as well as stained glass, pottery and mosaics by Dona Bergen. Artist Diane Green Hebert, who is currently in the show “Poetry Bleeds Rust” at the National Association of Women Artists Gallery in NYC will have her kozo and encaustic masks on display.
On Saturday, Oct. 11th, painter Nancy Baker and her dog Mo will be demonstrating plein air oil painting from 11 – 2 at the gallery, with a rain date of Sunday, Oct. 12th.
“Hermes” by Antonia Small
The “Outside the Box” Show, featuring pinhole photography by Antonia Small and 2-D & 3-D art by Elaine Niemi, and the “ELEVEN” Show will end on Monday, Oct. 13th. As a thank you to the public for their continued support a 10% discount will be offered on any remaining 11″x11″ paintings or photographs. All participating artists in the “ELEVEN” Show should pick up their work by 5 p.m. on Monday, Columbus Day. The gallery is located at 621 Port Clyde Road, Martinsville and is open by appt. from Columbus Day thru Thanksgiving. For more info or to make an appt. call (207) 372-9996 or (207) 372-8194 or visit marshallgallery.net.