Open Studios of Roanoke – April 29 – 30, 2017

17th Annual Tour Artists’ Homes and Studios

The 17th annual self-guided tour of Artists’ homes and studios will take place Saturday, April 29, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday April 30, noon to 5 p.m.  The tour is free to and families are welcome.

The 2017 Roanoke Open Studios Tour features twenty-five professional artists representing mediums ranging from mixed media, assemblage, sculpture, painting, drawing, ceramic sculpture, pottery, textiles and photography. Visitors will be able to see working studios and watch several artists at work at 8 locations/stops. The route covers Raleigh Court, Southwest, South Roanoke, and Southeast studios located in Roanoke Industrial Park. Ours was one of the first in Virginia to embrace the concept of a localized art tour presenting a glimpse into the way artists work in their studios.

2017 member artists include:  Winn Ballenger, Stephen Brailo, Mary Boxley Bullington, Meridith Entingh, Eric Fitzpatrick, Elaine Fleck, J. Gail Geer, Ann Glover, Chris Gryder, Josh Manning, Max Mitchell, Steve Mitchell, Jamie Nervo, Diane Patton, C. J. Phillips, Gina Louthian Stanley, Ann Trinkle, Nan Mahone Wellborn, John Wilson and Barry Wolfe

2017 guest artists include:  Sally Branch, Gayle Havens Cooley, Sandee Johnson, Sarah Muse, and Lisa Pitcher

The Open Studios Tour is FREE and children are welcome!

An easy to print Open Studios Tour Map and more information on each artist is available at: www.openstudiosofroanoke.com

 

Artisan Saturday At Explore Park, Saturday November 5

Come out an enjoy the fun!  I’ll be demonstrating with other artisans.  We’ll be at Explore Park at Milepost 115 from 10 am to 3 pm.

 

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Open Studios April 30 – May 1, 2016

Open Studios of Roanoke – 16th Annual Tour Artists’ Homes and Studios 

Thirty Participating Artists

The 16th annual self-guided tour of Artists’ homes and studios will take place Saturday, April 30, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday, May 1 noon to 5 p.m.

Come see me at Studio 8 along with my guests, Maya Bohler, Ellen Martin and Susan Harb.

The 2016 Roanoke Open Studios Tour represents the largest number of participating fine artists in our 16-year history. Thirty professional artists representing mediums ranging from mixed media, assemblage, sculpture, painting, drawing, ceramic sculpture, pottery, textiles and photography will be participating in the Tour.

19 member artists are showing this year: Mary Boxley Bullington, Mary Jane Burtch, Stephen Brailo, Meridith Entingh, Eric Fitzpatrick, Elaine Fleck, J. Gail Geer, Ann Glover, Chris Gryder, Gina Louthian Stanley, Max Mitchell, Steve Mitchell, Jamie Nervo, Diane Patton, C. J. Phillips, Ann Trinkle, Nan Mahone Wellborn, Dave Wertz, and Barry Wolf.  

11 guest artists are also showing: Maya Bohler, Susan Harb, William Johnston, Josh Manning, Ellen Martin, John Morgan, Heath Nevergold, Frederick Porter, Kim Sutliff, John Wilson, Margaret Sue Turner Wright.

The 2016 tour features 10 stops, including a variety of working studios and 30 artists. The route covers Raleigh Court, Southwest, South Roanoke, and Southeast studios located in Roanoke Industrial Park.

The Open Studios Tour is FREE and children are welcome!

An easy to print Open Studios Tour Map and more information on each artist is available at our website, www.openstudiosofroanoke.com.

Art Underground at the Aurora Studio Center

110 Campbell Ave – Lower Level

Downtown Roanoke

Saturday, March 19, 2016, 10 am to 4 pm

Sunday, March 20, 2016, noon to 4 pm

 

The Aurora Artisans (Susan Egbert, Meridith Entingh, Miki Overcast-Kallan, Susanne Sellars and Nancy Stellhorn) in collaboration with the Aurora Studio Center is sponsoring our 1st Annual Art Show.  The show features over 20 artists working in a variety of forms including painting, print-making, sculpture, pottery, mixed-media, photography, mosaics, fabric, and glass.

The Aurora Studio Center is in the basement of the Aurora, a building in downtown Roanoke that has been newly renovated.  The studios have been designed with art in mind.  Our goal is to fill all the empty studios and spaces at the Aurora Studio Center for the weekend to put the Aurora on the map as a place for art and artists.

Art Underground is free and families are welcome!

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Shelly La Treill

 

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Susan Egbert

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Courtney Cronin

 

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Meridith Entingh

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The Holiday Show – Pottery, Weaving and Art

In Lexintgon’s Industrial & Arts District

302 – 304 McLaughlin Street, Lexington, VA

Saturday & Sunday   November 14 & 15  10 am to 5 pm

Come see handmade gift ideas and the latest works of 16 artists.

Featuring scarves woven with my hand painted warps!

 

 

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Hand painted bamboo warp with tencel weft

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Hand painted bamboo warp with tencel warp. Infinity scarf

Open Studios of Roanoke 2015

 

 

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Saturday, April 25, 2015 – 10 am to 5 pm and Sunday, April 26, 2015 – Noon to 5 pm

Come see my newest handwoven scarves, table linens and apparel and the latest wonderful work by my guest artist Susan Hill Egbert! For more information about the tour go to:

http://openstudiosofroanoke.com/

 

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Spring Flowers Shawl in Tencel

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Spring scarf in pastel rayons and cottons

 

 

Demonstration at Birdy’s Loft

Meridith will be demonstrating at:

Birdy’s Loft at One Market Square in the Center in the Square.

on Friday, December 12 from 5-9pm and Saturday, December 13 from 11am – 3pm.

If you’re planning to be downtown for Dickens of a Christmas, take a break from the parade and come in see us at Birdy’s.  Birdy’s  Loft is a unique mix of local artists, antiques, collectables, vintage and new clothing, estate finds of awesome jewelry, antique purses, furniture, and toys.  The shop is like a treasure hunt, finders keepers, so come and enjoy and find wonderful things from the past and present.

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Art On Kirk – December 5 & 6, 2014

Art On Kirk, at 114 Kirk Avenue, Roanoke

Friday evening, December 5 from 5-9 pm for Art by Night and from 11am to 3pm on Saturday December 6.

Art On Kirk is a group of nine working artists. Many are past members of Gallery 108 and Studios on the Square Gallery and Studios.   For more information about Art by Night, follow the link

https://www.facebook.com/pages/Roanoke-Art-by-Night/224159787594738.

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Lexington Rockbridge Studio Tour

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Saturday May 10, 2014   10am – 5pm

Sunday May 11, 2014   10am – 5pm

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