Gallery Openings and Events

Mount Rainier Holiday Open Houses: WGS, BAE, Artbar, Red Dirt & Ellyn Weiss

Photo courtesy of the Washington Glass School.

Photo courtesy of the Washington Glass School.

Washington Glass School Holiday Open House: Saturday, December 13 from 12pm to 5pm
Washington Glass School invites all to gather around the warmth of the kilns and celebrate the season. Some of the region’s leading mixed media sculptors and artists work from the studios on the edge of DC, and artwork both large and small will be on sale. On Saturday December 13th, from Noon til 5, you are invited come on in to the Washington Glass School and see some of the new directions the artists of the Washington Glass School are moving the traditional craft with integration of modern process, mixed media, and narrative.

Visit the adjacent studio spaces as well – next door White Point Studio will have their first open studio. Check out work by artists of Red Dirt Studio and nearby Ani Kasten Ceramics – plus the Shakespeare Theater Prop Dept. is having their huge garage moving sale.

RSVP here: www.facebook.com/events/1573183732918200

Image courtesy Brentwood Arts Exchange

Brentwood Arts Exchange Craft Fair December 13 11am-4pm
Don’t get stuck at crowded malls this season buying generic gift sets for your loved ones. Come to the Brentwood Arts Exchange Holiday Craft Fair! Thirteen Fine Craft artisans from the community will be displaying their items for sale inside our warm and cozy gallery and classroom. A wide selection of fine craft items will be available such as pottery, jewelry, textiles, glass, ornaments, and much more. In addition to our craft sale we will also be hosting a Beer Tasting Lounge.

Photo courtesy of Red Dirt Studio.

Photo courtesy of Red Dirt Studio.

Red Dirt Holiday Exhibit and Sale:Saturday, December 13 from 12pm to 5pm
Just in time for holiday shopping. A number of Red Dirt artists will have their work on display in the gallery and open their studios to visitors. Join them for food, drink, and art of all kinds.

Artists:

  • Joshua John Araujo
  • Michael Korleeonno
  • Leslie Holt
  • Philip BoVee Mecham
  • Diana Baird N’Diaye
  • Andre Pellerin
  • Peggy Reichard
  • Chris Romer
  • Julia Walther

Their last event in the old Red Dirt Studio before they move, and before Sean Hennessey comes in and turns it into the Otis Street Arts Project. Also open, Washington Glass School, White Point Studio, Artbar, and Brentwood Arts Exhchange’s Craft Beer Tasting Lounge.

RSVP here: www.facebook.com/events/756868817694168

Photo courtesy of the artist.

Photo courtesy of the artist.

Open Studios in the ‘hood: Ellyn Weiss: Saturday, December 13 from 12pm to 5pm
“Come see my new work on one of the 2 days a years that we open our doors to all. Lots of my neighbors will also be open, including Dorothy Fall and Ellen Sinel, the Washington Glass School (Tim Tate, Michael Janis, et al) and Flux Studios (Laurel Lukaszewski, Tamara Laird, et al) and some of our Red Dirt colleagues.”

Ellyn Weiss’ studios are Orange Door Studios located at 3706 Wells Ave, Mt. Rainier.

Photo courtesy of Artbar.

Photo courtesy of Artbar.

Holiday Open House at Artbar: Saturday, December 13 from 12pm to 6pm
Join Artbar Saturday, December 13th, from noon-6pm for their Holiday Open House. They will have many unique handmade gift items available if you are thinking of something one-of-a-kind for your loved ones.

RSVP here: www.facebook.com/events/359571837555921

 

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