Artist of Month

Artist of Month

Elaine Lamb – Artist of the Month

Elaine works in porcelain, enriching each piece with sgraffito and silk screen transfer designs depicting nature or our built environment, and finished with glazes, and under glazes. Hand-built, wheel thrown and inspired by the colors in our homes and lives, Elaine’s work is made by hand, one piece at a time complimenting any home decor […]

Susan Danko – Artist of the Month

A past recipient of the Ohio Arts Council Individual Excellence Award, Susan Danko is known for her semi-abstract landscape paintings with stylized natural forms and atmospheric washes of vibrant color. “The paintings that I create are informed by my thoughts and responses to the new state of our contemporary natural environment,” notes Susan. “They are […]

Pamela Pastoric – Artist of the Month

Pamela Pastoric’s work has emphasized ancient, classical, oriental, architectural and antique elements, as well as natural, geological, sea, and everyday life around her. The pieces incorporate such things as gemstones, beads, shells, feathers, fossils, enamels, silver, and gold, along with specific techniques to convey an idea, texture or feeling. Stop in the gallery shop any […]

Carol Thombs – Artist of the Month

Regional fiber artist and former teacher Carol Thombs brings the woolly growth of her farm’s alpacas from raw fleece to high fashion, with handmade nuno felted scarves and shawls that incorporate silk and other repurposed fibers. Stop in the gallery shop any time this month and enter our free giveaway to win an original felted […]

Valerie Tyler – Artist of the Month

Cleveland jewelry designer Valerie Tyler draws upon cultural influences from around the world to make sterling silver or brass pieces that are meaningful, inspirational or symbolic. Techniques used in creation include fold-forming, forging, riveting, chasing, stamping and oxidation to achieve a rustic, almost vintage inspired style. Valerie especially loves the look of distressed metal. Pieces […]

Sue Schieman – Artist of the Month

A self-proclaimed obsessive paper collector, local artist Sue Schieman creates unique boxes out of new & vintage materials sourced from around the world. She begins each piece by constructing boxes out of book board and covering them with handmade and fine papers (“cartonnage”), mixing paper patterns, and then finishing the boxes with new and vintage […]

Stephanie Miller-Davis – Artist of the Month

A noted arts educator and ceramic artist,  Stephanie Miller-Davis’s ceramic work has  been featured at Tri-C Eastern Campus Gallery, Cain Park Arts Festival, and the River Gallery in Rocky River. She is currently working in a new warehouse studio, producing mainly functional ceramics. Visit our gallery during the month of October and enter our free […]

Susan Skove – Artist of the Month

Susan Skove has been painting on silk since 1991. Working from her studios in Cleveland and Oberlin, Ohio, her “Skov Silk” line of painted by hand, one of a kind scarves are carried by museum stores and galleries throughout the U.S., including the Cleveland Museum of Art, New York Museum of Art and Design, Grand […]

Mark Yasenchack – Artist of the Month

Clay captured Mark’s imagination when he was 6 years old. The grey, oil-based modeling clay that never dries out fascinated him. Whether it was buildings with miniature people, spaceships with miniature aliens, or sharks eating miniature scuba divers, he worked with the clay for hours and his parents worried he was nuts. Fast forward to […]

Catherine Davies Paetz – Artist of the Month

A native of Cleveland, Catherine Davies Paetz has lived most of her life in the Heights area. She has been creating jewelry for more than 35 years and regularly teaches classes and workshops in jewelry making. Her original designs explore line and surface texture using various materials including silver metal clay, sterling silver wire, and […]