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Galleries shift into seasonal mode with new art shows, holiday gifts

Galleries shift into seasonal mode with new art shows, holiday gifts

It’s often noted that the best things in life come in small packages. Local galleries and artists are taking that notion to heart, offering small works of art that are perfect for gift-giving, stocking stuffers or a cold-weather indulgence for yourself. Confluence Gallery is featuring “One Foot 3: Thinking …
New artist-in-residence at Confluence

New artist-in-residence at Confluence

Shaila Tenorio will be the new artist-in-residence at Confluence Gallery and Art Center in Twisp, and will have a solo exhibit of her work from March 4 to April 15, 2017. Tenorio will receive three months of studio space on the second floor of the gallery. She is a self-taught painter working primarily on canvas...
Variety of forms and media in three new Confluence exhibits

Variety of forms and media in three new Confluence exhibits

Confluence Gallery offers a diverse collection of new art in three exhibits that open Saturday (Oct. 15) with a reception from 4 – 8 p.m. The main gallery exhibit, “Paper,” spotlights paper art in its many forms including paper making, cutting, collage, printing, sculpture and origami. Artists for the exhibit have been hand-selected by curator Nicole Ringgold...
Two new exhibits at Confluence in October

Two new exhibits at Confluence in October

Two new exhibits will open on Oct. 15 at Confluence Gallery in Twisp. “Peaceable Kingdom,” a collection of works by Justin Gibbens, will be displayed in the Community Gallery. The exhibit features works rendered in gouache on found Arabic manuscripts inspired by the classical painting tradition of Persian miniatures. Gibbens’ works have been widely exhibit...
Weekend watercolor workshop next month

Weekend watercolor workshop next month

Painting animals and birds presents a unique set of challenges — for example, effectively depicting fur, feathers, eyes, grass and water. Local watercolor artists have an opportunity to learn from a master in the field when internationally renowned watercolor artist Stan Miller teaches a two-day workshop in mid-October entitled “Painting Animals in Watercolor.” Miller will show students...
New Confluence Gallery exhibit aims straight for the hearth

New Confluence Gallery exhibit aims straight for the hearth

The notion of the hearth conjures up warmth and coziness, and there is no shortage of those sentiments in Confluence Gallery’s new exhibit – nubby shawls, tempting ceramic tea sets, and paintings and sculptures that complete the ambience of home. But the theme also inspired artists to reflect on …
Kaup is new artist-in-residence at Confluence

Kaup is new artist-in-residence at Confluence

Painter Renee Kaup is the Confluence Gallery’s current artist-in-residence, a three-month program that began earlier this month and continues through Oct. 31. Kaup’s work will be displayed in a solo exhibit at the gallery in Twisp from Oct. 15–Nov. 19. Kaup creates still life and landscape paintings in oil, watercolor and pen and ink. Originally...
Firewise practices are highlighted in annual Home Tour

Firewise practices are highlighted in annual Home Tour

Eight local homes will be featured in Confluence Gallery’s 15th annul Methow Valley Home Tour on Saturday (Aug. 6). The theme of this year’s tour, which is presented in partnership with the Okanogan Conservation District, is “Firewise Homes: Fire Adapted Building and Landscaping.” The self-guided tour, which will include local examples of the best practices...
Traditional Latin American folk music comes to life

Traditional Latin American folk music comes to life

Seattle-area trio Sin Fronteras will present music of the nueva canción (“new song”) rural folk tradition from Latin America in an intimate concert at Confluence Gallery in Twisp on Saturday (June 18). Doors open at 6 p.m. and the show starts at 6:30 p.m. Tickets are $15 at the door and can also be purchased...
Two new exhibits open with receptions at Confluence Gallery on Saturday

Two new exhibits open with receptions at Confluence Gallery on Saturday

“Back to the Garden,” Confluence Gallery’s new exhibit, opens Saturday (June 11) with a reception from 4-8 p.m. The group exhibit will feature works that explore ideas of renewal and growth, literally and metaphorically returning to the garden. The exhibit will feature a special solo collection “Sterling Botanicals: A Hand Fabricated Collection,” by local silversmith...