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Artist Demonstrations During December

Visit Gallery Calapooia on the first three Saturdays of December to watch demonstrations on how three of the GC artists make some of their artwork.
All three demos will take place from 11:00 am – 2:00 pm.
December 1 – Ceramic artist, Dennis Johanson, will show how he throws pots on his potters wheel.
December 8 – Cheryl French will demonstrate designing, carving and printing linoleum block prints.
December 15 – Felt maker, Pat Spark, will show how she makes felt version of Scandinavian Gnomes.

After watching the demos, step inside the gallery to see other work by these artists and the 17 other artists.

November Reception

November’s featured artists are Mary Lou Boydston with finely crafted jewelry and Dennis Johanson with his earthenware and porcelain.  Join Mary Lou, Dennis, and other Gallery Calapooia artists for the First Friday reception on November 4 from 6 – 8 pm.

Mary Lou Boydston Jewelry

Dendritic Opal and Silver Pendant and Blue Agate and Silver Earrings
by Mary Lou Boydston

Dennis Johanson Pottery

A Wide Variety of Pottery by Dennis Johanson

November Featured Artists – Mary Lou Boydston and Dennis Johanson

November’s featured artists are Mary Lou Boydston with finely crafted jewelry and Dennis Johanson with his attractive variety of earthenware and porcelain pottery.  Join Mary Lou, Dennis, and other Gallery Calapooia artists for the First Friday reception on November 4 from 6:00 – 8:00 pm.

Mary Lou Boydston Jewelry

Dendritic Opal and Silver Pendant and Blue Agate and Silver Earrings
by Mary Lou Boydston

Dennis Johanson Pottery

A Wide Variety of Pottery by Dennis Johanson

Artist Reception featuring Melissa Babcock Saylor and Dennis Johanson

Join us for our 2nd Friday reception in August. Melissa Saylor will be showing her fun cut paper creations along with a selection of watercolors. Dennis Johanson will have his functional and very attractive porcelain and clay pottery on display, including items like bird feeders and yarn bowls. You may have seen Melissa at her recent book signing or Dennis working on his potters wheel during Albany’s Crazy Days.

Dennis Johanson

Knitting Bowl and Vase by Dennis Johanson

Melissa Saylor

Watercolor and Cut Paper by Melissa Saylor

Live Demonstration by Dennis Johansen – Throwing Pots

Stop by Gallery Calapooia tomorrow, Friday, July 11, to see gallery artist, Dennis Johansen, demonstrating how he throws his beautiful pots. Dennis will have his potter’s wheel set up on the sidewalk outside the gallery from 9:00 am – 1:00 pm. You can also see Dennis demo his techniques on Saturday, July 12, starting at 9:00 am.

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