Wednesday, December 29, 2010

Welcom 2011 with Sparks and FIRE!

Say goodbye to 2010 and HELLO 2011!! Friday, January 7 we will be lighting up Lake Worth with hot metal! Sparks will fly as Gallery artist Yure Alencar demonstrates a live foundry pour in front of the Gallery. Come see him work with molten metal live! Gallery artists Jesse Showalter and Doreen Alfaro will also be explaining how they blend clay, glaze, smoke and fire to create amazing sculptural art.

It may be the dead of winter, but things are really heating up in Lake Worth! See you at 6:00!!!

Monday, December 13, 2010

Winter Wonderland!

Please come see us this Friday, the 17th, for a Gallery celebration of the Winter Solstice. What a magical time of year. Even for us beach bums in Florida, winter has arrived and we are feeling the chill of the season! Our Gallery is transformed into a winter woodland, and we'll be offering seasonal delights, wine and hot coffee to warm your spirit. The walls and shelves are filled with amazing original art, and our member artists will be on hand to greet you. There is no better gift than original art, so come by and get those last minute treasures...see you at 6:00!

Tuesday, December 7, 2010

Calling all Beach Bums!

This Friday, Dec 10, CGMS Gallery will be hosting a book launch for CHart Magazine. Editor Casey Swan has created a lovely book, The Secrets of the Southern Shells. This is the second in a series of books Casey has written all about overcoming adversity and self-reflection and personal growth. This book is full of wise wisdom and glorious illustrations created by the artists of CHart, known affectionately as "CHartists". CGMS Gallery artist Tracy Rosof-Peterson is part of this wonderful collection of artists and her shell-themed potter will be on display, along with other original art used as illustrations for the book. This is a wonderful gift opportunity for yourself or someone special. 20% of sales proceed support CGMS Gallery, so come out and get your virtual toes in the sand! See you at 6:00!!