APRIL, 2014

April Shows run April 1 - May 3
First Friday Artwalk April 4th, 5 to 8 pm

In The Main Gallery

Ars Poetica:  Where Art meets Poetry
Collective Visions celebrates National Poetry Month

Cover art by Michelle Van Berkom

CVG artists have selected poems by regional poets that were submitted and juried for this special event. The artists give their visual interpretations.

Artists Reception at the First Friday Artwalk, April 4th, 5 - 8 pm
Gallery is open Tuesday - Saturday from 10 AM to 5 PM

*Poetry Reading on Sunday, April 13th, starting at 1:30 pm

In The Boardroom Gallery

As an extension of Ars Poetica, CVG is
featuring Interpretations of Poetry by Poulsbo's Front Street Gallery artists

Featured Artists for May at CVG

In the Main Gallery: paintings by Ken Van der Does
In the Boardroom Gallery: paintings by Gail Hornsby

A vibrant, colorful painting exhibit, depicting both
the Wild and Fresh Outdoors and the
equally energetic antics of Humans Doing.

Irm Bruser
"In the Weeds" by Ken van der Does

"Legal Matters"  by Gail Hornsby


Notable Events

Fused Garden Art by Calypso Glass

Glass artist, Cindy DuVall will give a demonstration on glass cutting, fusion and slumping at CVG on April 26th. In this class, you will create a unique, one of a kind glass flower & dragonfly for your garden. Calypso glass will supply everything you need to complete your glass work. Glass will be ready for pick up on Friday, May 2nd at the gallery. Cindy's email: calypsoglass@hotmail.com

Date: Saturday, April 26th
Time: 1:00 to 3:00 pm
Cost: $65.00

Cindy DuVall
Calypso Glass Art

Paula Gill

Paula will be showing her tiles, mosaics, framed tiles and notecards at Seattle Children's Hospital on April 9 - 10, from 9 am to 4 pm near the gift shop on the River Level, 4800 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, 98105. 20% of all proceeds go toward Seattle Children's Uncompensated Care Fund. Free parking on the River Level.

Beverly Hanson

Beverly had several pieces accepted into the Annual Juried Exhibit by the Ocean Shores Artists Association. Moonlight Lily, One Tree Island, and Baskets of Viet Nam will be on exhibit April 4 - 6, at the Ocean Shores Convention Center.


Anna Hoey

Anna's painting, Haida Cover was accepted into the Ocean Shores Exhibit. She also had 2 paintings, "Hypnotic" & "Pre-Flight" accepted into the Sequim juried show. Delores Weir and Merle Jones also had artwork accepted into the Sequim show.

Mary McInnis

Mary has "Introduction to Pastels" classes on Wednesday, April 16 and Thursday, June 12 at Donna Trent's Studio, 4224 83rd Ave Ct NW in Gig Harbor. The class is from 10 am to 2 pm. Cost: $50.
All materials are provided. Call 360-620-4071 or email for more information and to sign up. mimcinnisfineart@gmail.com

Mary will be showing her large forest oil paintings at the Shoreline Civic Center from May 1 to July 25. She will be showing her pastels at Ombu Salon in Edmonds, WA from April 29 to TBA.

Check out the workshops, classes and creative mentoring offered by CVG members