Thursday, September 6, 2018

There Be Dragons

Dragons!
Art pARTy
Thursday, September 13th  5-8 pm

In Medieval times sailors and map makers warned of the mysteries of the unknown with a call of "here be dragons"- 
The fear of the unknown, New places unseen, New people not met..face your fears of the unknown and stop by to see wonderful dragon sculptures by Ginger Oakes, enjoy some treats to eat and drink and explore the mystery of dragons.
 A unique show of sculpture, jewelry and art, don’t miss it.


We have a wonderful collection of Dragon sculptures by Ginger Oakes, Wall art by Sigrid Morgan Neil, Jewelry and Dragon eye pendants by Holly Swanson.

Stop by the art party on Thursday September 13th from 5-8 pm.
All of these wonderful pieces will be available at the gallery from now until Oct. 30th.
Spokane Gallery Hours
Tuesday - Friday 11-6
Saturday 11-3

409 S. Dishman Mica Rd
Spokane Valley, WA 99206

509-747-0812





Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Spokane Gallery News, "Wings" Art Party and New Workshops

"Wings"
Mark your calendar and Join us for an Art Party- 
Thursday May 31st from 5-8 pm

We will have Music and Food and great free gifts for everyone!

New Workshops- Impasto Acrylics and Ink and Drink! As well as weekly classes for Fine Art Oil Painting, Watercolor, and Acylics. More information later in this post!

We hail in Spring with this new wonderful gallery show
featuring new works by Debbie Hughbanks

Little Beggar
Bright and beautiful pieces by Melissa Cole



This show features many kinds of birds, Fairies, Angels, Butterflies, Dragonflies and even a fruit bat!

Check out this great colorful piece by Kim Long


We have wonderful new pieces by Gay Waldman
Ardent Aviary

 To celebrate Wings we have Unique one of kind jewelry with 
wings and feathers. 




Workshops for Spring!


Check this Out- 

The second in Tom's series of Workshops featuring Impasto  Painting with Acrylics is planned for Saturday May 12 and Saturday May 19th

"Aspen Trees" are the subject of the upcoming workshop

In this workshop we will explore the textural qualities of 
Aspen and Birch Trees.
This is a two session program held on two Saturdays.
Applying texture to the Aspen Tree
For full details on this workshop -

Cost is $50.00 
The dates are Sat. May 12th, 10:00am - 12noon & 
 Sat. May 19th, 10:00am - 12noon 

There is limited space available for this workshop, so make your reservation soon, prepayment is required.
Payable at Spokane Gallery's Shopify  site 


Chantelle Monique Art Presents- 

INK and DRINK Workshop
Sat. May 19th 6-8pm

Join us for wonderful evening of creative play.

 We provide all of the supplies needed to creative your own unique alcohol ink tiles, you bring your own libations and a creative spirit. 

Water and snacks are also provided.



Chantelle will also be hosting a 

Alcohol Ink Suncatchers Workshop 

on Sat. June 4th from 4-6 pm



Cost for each of these classes is $25 and includes all of the supplies. 
Details on Chantelle's workshop page here

You can register for the each workshop and make payment at our shopify store 
Ink and Drink May 19th 6-8 pm  
or
Sun Catchers with Alcohol Inks June 4th 4-6pm


Check with the gallery for details on ongoing 
fine art classes available 
for Oil Painting, Watercolors, and Acrylics.
509-747-0812 

Sunday, May 6, 2018

New Workshops for May


New Workshops at Spokane Gallery!

The second in Tom's series of Workshops featuring Impasto  Painting with Acrylics is planned for Saturday May 12 and Saturday May 19th,
at the Spokane Gallery in Spokane Valley.

"Aspen Trees" are the subject of the upcoming workshop

In this workshop we will explore the textural qualities of Aspen and Birch Trees.
This is a two session program held on two Saturdays, due to the drying time required working with modeling paste.

Applying texture to the Aspen Tree

 "roughing in" background

In the first 2 hour session we layout our composition, then apply the modeling paste in multiple layers to achieve dimensional depth, and paint the back ground, "roughed in".


Roughed in

In Session 2, we apply paint to the textural areas and add finishing details.


Age and level and experience prerequisite is open to high school age art students or older, some experience in painting strongly encouraged but not necessary. 

The workshops include all materials and supplies, created on a 12" x 16" canvas panel.

Cost is $50.00 

The first dates are Sat. May 12th, 10:00am - 12noon & 
 Sat. May 19th, 10:00am - 12noon 

Purchase:
Payable at Spokane Gallery's Shopify  site 

There is limited space available for this workshop, so make your reservation soon, prepayment is required.



Spring 2018 ushers in a great new adventure,
one which you are invited to take part. 
As well as Gallery News, our newsletter will now also include the newest workshops available at the gallery.




Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Workshops


 Workshops at Spokane Gallery!


Spring 2018 ushers in a great new adventure,
one which you are invited to take part. 
As well as Gallery News, our newsletter will now also include the newest workshops available at the gallery.


We started off the spring workshops with 

Tom Hanson Textural Painting in Acrylics

a close-up of the piece at conclusion


In this Studio Workshop we explore textural painting with acrylics and modeling paste,
we'll create an abstract waterfall or series of cascades.

This workshops include all materials and supplies, to create a 12x16 canvas panel to take home.
To see all the workshop details and photos click here.

Cost is $49.00 
The session dates are Sat. March 24, 10:00am - 12noon & 
 Sat. March 31, 10:00am - 12noon 

Payable at Spokane Gallery's Shopify  site 
There is limited space available for this workshop, so make your reservation soon, prepayment is required.

Then:
Just show up with the desire to Have Fun, learn something new and you will create a totally original art work to take home with you.

See more about Tom's Workshops at his Workshop Site at

https://tomhansonartsworkshops.blogspot.com


Red Leather Necklace Bag with Holly Swanson


Three options for you to create a unique piece!
During this Makers workshop by Holly Swanson you will create a leather necklace bag. 
There are three options for the design and all parts and pieces are included in the workshop. 

For more details & photos check out the Workshop page

This Workshop is March 14th at 6pm
Cost for this workshop is $25


Payable at Spokane Gallery's Shopify  site 
There is limited space available for this workshop, 
so make your reservation soon, prepayment is required.

Adventures in Alcohol Ink 
Creating tiles with Chantelle!
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Each tile is a unique creation - yours will be too!


March 17th    2-3:30 pm
Cost for this workshop is $25

For any one who thinks they can't create art.
 For anyone who loves to create new things.
 For anyone!

In this workshop all supplies are included
 to create up to 3 unique 6x6 tiles. 

Check out our Workshop page for details & photos


Payable at Spokane Gallery's Shopify  site 
There is limited space available for this workshop, 
so make your reservation soon, prepayment is required.

Details and more photos for all workshops 

Contact the gallery for more exciting workshops to come!
509-747-0812




Sunday, December 10, 2017

Star Wars

May the Force Be With You

Spokane Gallery is the place to be

 to find great  Star Wars art to adorn your walls.



These fantastic preview posters were available for a limited time. The Gallery was able to order just a few and NOW we have one of each image left- available framed only- $395.00 each
(Due to the size and limited stock of these pieces-they are available in store only)



From the innocent beginnings of Anakin Skywalk, 
to the fall of the Jedis- 
we a have a great selection of vintage and rarely seen images. 

Stop in Right Away for the best selection! These will go fast!


smaller images framed at $39-instore only


All Star Wars Images Copyright by Disney Co.
many more images available in store

Monday, November 20, 2017

Holidays 2017

32nd Annual Holiday Open House 

Please Join us for our Holiday Party! 

 Sat. Dec 2, 2017

One Day Specials~
     We will have special one day pricing and free gifts!
Opening at Noon, the specials will carry through until 6pm.


4~6pm 
Live Music, scrumptious foodies and door prizes 

Featuring handmade gifts, local artisan goods, holiday d├ęcor, 
unique jewelry and ornaments as well as our annual 
Small Works Art Show by regional artists.



Handmade Snowmen from Vintage Salt Shakers and Bottles



Small Works Show
Featuring Debbie Hughbanks' Toy Collection  

"Forgotten Too"  original  pastel by Debbie Hughbanks 

" Long Forgotten" original pastel by Debbie Hughbanks


Come in during the holidays for a unique selection of 
Holiday decor and ornaments, 
and an extensive collection of Santa figures. 
Santas in varied styles and sizes- 


Hundreds of Ornaments


Original Chalk Art
Great Selection of fun SteamPunk Jewelry



A Large Selection of Season gift items.



Star Wars Fan? 
Stay tuned for our Star Wars Art available just in time 
for the Episode VIII movie debut!

Don't Forget about Holiday Framing
Stop in Soon to save on Custom Framing 
A new look for your home or a great gift idea- we can help!

See You Soon!


Wednesday, October 4, 2017

River Ridge Art Show at Spokane Gallery

The Spokane Gallery is excited to present the 2017 River Ridge Association of Fine Arts Annual Art Show.
Join us for our Artist Meet & Greet Friday October 6th 4pm - 7pm.


"Dancing Trees" - fabric art by Nancy Huck
  The RRAFA is Spokane's largest art group, founded in 1971, with over 100 works on exhibit at the gallery, they represent many genres, styles and mediums.
The show runs October 6 thru Nov. 4.
This is one of the most varied collections of work that we've had at the gallery, a great opportunity to acquire a new piece of art for your home or office.

"Beauty" - acrylic by Carol Cosette


"Swaney River" - acrylic mixed media by Connie Janney

"Passion & Nemesis" - Oil by Darrell Wilcox
"Bull Pup"- Bronze by Dinah Carlson
"1952 Dodge Truck" - photograph by Fred Hoefler