2018 - Apr. 4 - 29 We celebrate the works of fifteen professional women woodworkers from around the country. Co-curators are Helga Winter and Betty Scarpino.
Sat. Ap. 7 - 5:30 - 8:00 pm - Reception and Art Walk
Sun. Ap. 8 - 1:00 pm - Art Talk with the artists
The displayed work is as diverse as the women’s professional backgrounds: lawyers, nurses, teachers, biologists, agriculturists, and industrial arts teachers. They became enamored with wood and changed their original careers. This exciting show features sculptures, furniture, multi-axes turnings, bent and carved wood, turned jewelry, pyrography and more; all made from exotic as well as domestic woods. Color, texture and patterns will delight the viewer. Prints and repurposed book art derived from wood will demonstrate the ever-expanding repertoire of the artists’ interests and skills. [Click any photo to start slideshow...]
For example, Helga Winter's work has been featured at Northwind and elsewhere in Port Townsend over many years. Click here to read more about artist...