Artist of Month

Artist of Month

ARTIST OF THE MONTH: JAMEY CHRISTOPH

July Giveaway No purchase necessary Entry form located in the store Jamey’s illustrations have appeared in The New York Times,  San Francisco Chronicle, and in several award-winning children’s books, including Gordon Parks: How the Photographer Captured Black and White America and Up in the Leaves: The True Story of the Central Park Treehouses. An old […]

ARTIST OF THE MONTH: WILLIAM BROUILLARD

June Giveaway No purchase necessary Entry form located in the store William began his art education studying with John Perri at the State University of Wisconsin. After serving in the armed services, he returned to Wisconsin to study with Don Reitz at the University of Wisconsin, Madison. William was a resident craftsman at the Penland […]

ARTIST OF THE MONTH: MELISSA LINDAHL

May Giveaway No purchase necessary Entry form located in the store Melissa Lindahl is a self-taught jewelry maker living Cleveland, Ohio. She gathers inspiration from nature on hikes in local forests and is especially intrigued by the limitless expanse of colors she finds through the seasonal changes. Melissa has lived and traveled around the world and […]

ARTIST OF THE MONTH: KRIS BARNES

April Giveaway No purchase necessary Entry form located in the store   Kris Barnes wants her work to evoke childhood, specifically endless crayons and fearless self-expression. It is easy to see that theme in her beautiful, lighthearted work. Paper dolls are paired with a blank card and envelope – the perfect alternate to a typical […]

ARTIST OF THE MONTH: ELENI DiMAIO

March Giveaway No purchase necessary Entry from located in the store   Eleni DiMaio moved to Cleveland from Rhode Island in 2006 to study at the Cleveland Institute of Art. There she majored in Ceramics and minored in Bio-Medical Illustration. Her hand-built forms are simple and confident. Her surfaces play with texture and color. She […]

ARTIST OF THE MONTH: BARBARA CLAAS

February 1 through February 28, 2018 “Although inspired by nature, I particularly like finding abstract patterns like weathered pine trunks or twigs collected in a stream,” says self-taught artist and Cleveland resident Barbara Claas. “I enjoy turning natural materials and human artifacts into jewelry or art, which led to the current series of flowers created […]

ARTIST OF THE MONTH: LARRY KASPEREK

January 1 through January 31, 2018 After more than 30 years in the field of photojournalism, working artist-member Larry Kasperek’s current focus is street and art photography on film, as well as collecting vintage photography. “Leaving the literal confines of photojournalism released me to explore new concepts, whether it’s working with a pinhole camera, or […]

ARTIST OF THE MONTH: PAMELA ARGENTIERI

December 1 through December 30, 2017 Member-artist Pamela Argentieri and partner metalsmith Matthew Hollern designed and created this special collection of mezuzahs for Heights Arts, thanks to generous funding from the Mandel Foundation. The three mezuzahs are handcast in bright pewter, with designs that symbolize the themes (l. to r.) “Traditions, “Joyful,” and “History.” Pamela and […]

ARTIST OF THE MONTH: BETSY FALLON

November 1 through November 30, 2017 Member-artist Betsy Fallon creates one-of-a-kind jewelry and functional objects using her own handmade beads, silver, pearls and semi-precious stones. After 35 years as a physical therapist, she began working full-time as a glass artist in 1997. Fallon is fascinated with the glass process: the ability to alter the material through […]

Ambiente Art Glass

October 1 through October 31, 2017 Jane Godfrey and Sondra Radcliffe of Ambiente Art Glass specialize in unique, handcrafted, stained and kiln formed glass. Although they recently moved from Cleveland Heights to Oregon, we loved their work so much that we couldn’t let it leave, too! Come view a selection of their fused glass paintings […]