Spring has finally arrived and at Sawmill River Arts, we’re celebrating!
Visit the gallery on Saturday, May 13 for a full-fledged Spring Celebration Party, from Noon to 6 p.m.
Featuring artist demonstrations indoors and outdoors under a tent (glass blowing, fiber arts, painting, photography, jewelry making, weaving and more! Free refreshments, live music all day long and a raffle basket full of fine art and craft donated by our gallery members. Winning ticket drawn at 5 p.m.
We’d love to see you at the gallery!
Photographer Roy Mansur has been having fun exploring his abstract work this spring. Here are two examples of his latest work – visit the gallery soon to see these, and more.
Painter Lana Fiala, former galley member, will showcase new works highlighting children, during a special “guest artist exhibit” throughout March at the gallery.
“Young at Heart” features acrylic paintings of children – “Ballet & Baseball ” – and more, by Lana Fiala of Amherst. In 2016, Lana painted her twin boys in action!
An opening reception will be held Sunday, March 12 from 1 to 4 p.m.
“On the Bench” by Lana Fiala
Please note that the Sawmill River Arts Gallery will be closed on Thursday, Feb. 9, due to the snowstorm. We’ll re-open Friday at Noon.
Sawmill River Arts Gallery’s annual
Small Works (6×6) Exhibit & Sale:
February 4-27, 2017
Come join the fun! On Saturday, Feb. 4 from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., we’ll host the opening reception for our “Small Works” Exhibit, featuring the art of dozens of community members – amateur artists and professionals alike! All pieces are for sale; free refreshments to boot.
This annual show is an open (non-juried) exhibit of original two-dimensional and three-dimensional art. Images all meet the requirements of not being larger than 6″x6″.
Pictured is an image from the 2016 Small Works’ show.
Don’t forget! If you are an artist in the exhibit, you may pick up your work after the show ends, during gallery open hours between March 1-8.
For more information or questions, please call the gallery at (413) 367-2885.
Calling all artists!
The 2016 Small Works Exhibit & Sale was a great success!
The Sawmill River Arts Gallery is calling for entries into its Small Works Exhibit & Sale, to be held February 4-27, 2017 at the gallery. This is an open (non-juried) show of original two-dimensional and three-dimensional art. At least one artwork from each artist will be exhibited. Due to space limitations, we can accept only the first 100 total pieces submitted.
Download the entry form:
Please read the document carefully; all guidelines are included.
Or, visit the gallery to pick up a paper entry form.
Once you’ve entered, feel free to use this “label” form for the backs of your artwork: artwork_label-2017
Work must be dropped off between January 14 and 28. An opening reception will be held Saturday, February 4 from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
For more info call the gallery at (413) 367-2885.