December Artists of the Month: Mike Smith, Anne Schreivogl, Tommer Gonser, Christy Runyan, Sandy Visse & Natalie Warrens

December Artists of the Month: Mike Smith, Anne Schreivogl, Tommer Gonser, Christy Runyan, Sandy Visse & Natalie Warrens

maddie and duck by mike smith

Mike Smith

Maddie and Duck

Donnerstag, 6. Dezember 2012Samstag, 29. Dezember 2012


Portland, OR USA

Mike Smith: New Paintings
Anne Schreivogl: New Whimsical Acrylic Paintings
Tommer Gonser: Oil Paintings
Christy Runyan: Whimsical Ceramic Garden Sculptures
Sandy Visse: Whimsical Ceramic Animal Sculptures
Natalie Warrens: New Porcelain Ceramics


First Thursday Opening Wine Reception
Thursday, December 6, 6-9 PM
Music by Mary Flower: Internationally Recognized Acoustic Fingerstyle Blues Guitarist
(2012 Blues Award Nominee "Acoustic Guitar")
Exhibit Through December 29, 2012



Our holiday exhibit features three artists painting a variety of works suitable for hanging. Mike Smith's, watercolors are whimsical familar farm scenes usually featuring his dog, Maddie, ducks and many farm animals. He also has a number of dramatic paintings of pastel and watercolor horses.

Anne Schreivogl paints acrylic paintings that are both whimsical and creative featuring everyday moments mixed with joy and spontaneous expressions of happiness.

Tommer Gonser's newest oil paintings are rich with texture and color. He has a large abstract painting that is spectacular, filled with color variations, movement, and collage impressions. His oil paintings are sometimes abstract and other times still lifes.

Also featured are new works by three ceramic artists. Sandy Visse shows new whimsical ceramic animals including camels, zebras, dogs and a new ceramic nativity scene. Christy Runyan will show a variety of whimsical animal garden sculptures that are on a larger scale and suitable for placing outdoors in the garden. Natalie Warrens has bright and colorfull porcelain bowls, plates, mugs, teapots, and features her red and purple plates with crow images.

Please view these new works on our website:www.atticgallery.com.