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Well, along with everyone else on the Icicle Arts Gallery mailing list, I received my invitation to the opening reception for Wenatchee artist Jim Huber’s String Theory: A New Lyrical Vision on display through August 19. The reception will be at the gallery (347 Division St., Leavenworth) on Friday July 27, from 5-7PM. All ages are invited and light refreshments will be served. In reading the invitation I was struck not only by the title of the show (more on that in a bit) but by Jim’s thoughts on his ...
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| Apple Blossom Festival
Well, it’s been a full week for art in the Valley. Friday last was of course was First Friday and having only time to get to one venue due to other commitments, I stopped in at Two Rivers Gallery where I had the pleasure of meeting friends and enjoying the art of Dean Rainey and the other artist showing there this month. It was well attended and our out of town guest a artist from Yakima loved the venue and art therein.
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Well, the week past was, and, the week ahead promises to be, quite the art filled week for us in the valley and beyond. Last week was the intake of artwork for the juried art show out at Peggy Lewis Gallery in Yakima. For that event I accompanied Martha Flores out to Yakima and was pleasantly surprised to meet other members of the Two Rivers Gallery there bringing their artwork as well.
Well, Friday was a real mixed bag of experiences and emotions for a First Friday. I knew I would be working a bit late and so wanted to get to some of the First Friday venues during the day as I would only have time later to get to Two Rivers Gallery.