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OPEN STUDIOS Year-round guide to ART in the GORGE

April 28, 29, 30 2017

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Gorge Artists was created in 2006 with the mission to advance art and encourage artists in the Columbia River Gorge by: • Building community among artists and the public • Promoting art and business education • Providing opportunities for the public to experience and enjoy art

Gorge Artists is the founder of the Gorge Artists Open Studios Tour. This year marks our 11th year of the public tour which showcases the wonderful art of the Gorge artists and provides an insight into the environment in which art is created. It is our desire to support artists so they can flourish in this beautiful scenic area and bring the experience of art to all art lovers. Thank you to all of our Tour participants - we love hosting you and sharing our art with you. Find us on Facebook and keep in touch with us throughout the year! Thank you to our Sponsors: Aniche, Array of Elegance, Art on Oak, Best Western Plus: Columbia River Inn and Hood River Inn, Broder Ost, CenterPointe, Colt Listing, The Dalles Art Center, Double Mountain, Drifty’s Coffee, Gorge Dog, Fueling the Gorge: 76, Henni’s, Hood Crest Winery, Hood River Hotel, Hood River Jewelers, Jacob Williams Winery, Maryhill Museum, Mt Hood Winery, Northern Wasco County PUD, Orange Sink Studio, Pfriem Family Brewers, Pine Street Bakery, Pine Street Kitchen, Pioneer Pizza, Riverdaze Café, Samuels Yoelin Kantor, SoLuna Vineyard, Urban Paper, Wy’East Vineyards Thank you to our In-kind Donors: All Classical, Meadow Outdoor Advertising, Copper West Properties Thank you to our Board: Jan Byrkit, Charlene Fort, Kathryn Watne, Juris Sarins, Leah Hedberg, Joanna Kaufman, Karen Watson, Jan Meyer, Rodney Stuart, Kristi Heck

TABLE OF CONTENTS Overview Map.....................................................................................4-5 Cascade Locks, Hood River and Mosier........................................6-20 Upper Hood River Valley and Parkdale...................................... 21-24 White Salmon and Trout Lake...................................................... 25-27 The Dalles........................................................................................ 28-30 Tour Booklet and Maps designed by Jan Meyer, meyercreative@gmail.com. 3


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q BRAD LORANG metal 971-344-4562

400 Forest Lane, Cascade Locks, OR lorangfineart@embarqmail.com www.bradlorang.com

My studio is 1000 sq ft. You will be able to see the production of my work starting with the designing and cutting out of the work, then welding and texture grinding. And finally, the patina process.

Directions: West bound I-84, exit 44 to Forest Lane. 1 mile turn left at #420. I-84 East bound exit 44 Cascade Locks about 1/2 mile turn left on Forest Lane about 1/3rd mile turn right in #420 driveway or park on street. Parking: Park on street or in #400 or #420 driveways. Open year-round by appointment

w CHRISTINE KNOWLES pastel

541-490-4896 3730 Westcliff Drive, Hood River, OR cknows@icloud.com www.christineknowles.com

Painting landscapes enhances my ability to see my world. I work with pastel, pure pigment in stick form, to express my emotional response to landscapes that move me. Directions: Hood River, I-84 Exit 62. Turn north

towards the river, then turn right onto Westcliff Dr. Turn left into third driveway opposite the large pine tree and proceed right along the pond. Parking: If parking area is full, please park on Westcliff Dr.

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e AIMÉE BREWER ceramics 303-552-1470

503 Frankton Road, Hood River, OR Studio2350@gmail.com www.aimeeceramics.com

Unique, one of a kind pieces with rich colors and velvety texture. Functional and sculptural, for home and office. Directions: Take 1-84 to exit 62. Turn south

onto W. Cascade. Take first right onto Mt. Adams Ave, which becomes Wine Country Ave, then Country Club Rd. Turn left onto Frankton Rd. Stay on Frankton, curve sharply left, then right. House is caramel & orange colored on the left side. Enter on south side of garage. Parking: Park in the driveway. If full, it’s safest to take a left onto Prospect, park along the road, walk to studio.

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r MELANIE THOMPSON ceramics

541-386-5740 585 Rocky Rd, Hood River, OR tommieart@gorge.net www.TommieArt.com www.eggware.com

Clean lines and delicious color! My Eggware Collection includes tactile ceramic artware designed and hand crafted for daily use. During the tour weekend I’ll be working on a large project – an intriguing wall sculpture/mosaic. Please come say hello. Directions: Take 1-84 to Exit 62. Turn south onto W. Cascade. Turn south at Rand Rd. (Taco Bell)

and continue up hill to stop sign. Turn right onto May Street. Approx. 1/2 mile turn left onto Rocky Rd. House sits on left, charcoal with white trim. Enter through red gate. Parking: Driveway or street.

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t LYNN LEWIS textiles 541-490-3333

3740 Rocky Ridge Court, Hood River, OR crispandtart@gmail.com www.crispandtart.com

My studio walls are covered with photos of things I want to paint. I mix dye, paint, and store all my dishtowels, napkins, table runners, and bags here.

Directions: Take 1-84 to exit 62. Turn south onto

West Cascade. Turn south on Rand Rd. Turn right on May Street. Turn left on 30th Street and go to corner of 30th and Talon. Workshop is on the right, through the charming fence. Follow the dishtowels! Parking: Park along 30th or Talon Street.

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y ABIGAIL MERICKEL printmaking

541-280-5275 1229 29th Street, Hood River, OR abigail.merickel@gmail.com www.abigailmerickel.com

I create hand-pulled prints on a hand-turned printing press experimenting with monoprints, collagraphs, woodcuts and solarplate etchings. I am an European trained printmaker with an American Folk Art sensibility. Vivid in color, and rich in story, my work conveys a childlike whimsy and wonder at our magical world. Directions: Take 1-84 to exit 62. Turn south onto W. Cascade. Turn south on Rand Rd. Turn right on

May Street. Turn left on 29th Street. Go to the end of 29th Street. Studio is in the blue house on the left #1229. Parking: Parking is available on all of 29th Street.

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u RODNEY STUART mixed media 541-399-7451

2860 Hazel Ave, Hood River, OR rstuart1945@yahoo.com www.rodneycstuart.com

My studio is a large garage, the surrounding landscape, and collections of masks, heads, toys and boxes full of recycled wood parts. Subjects range from wooden toys, folk style heads, hearts and figures. My works on paper reflect my love of words, color, line and gesture. My prices reflect my interest in finding new homes for my creations and I enjoy trading. Directions: Take 1-84 to exit 62. Turn south onto West

Cascade. Turn south on Rand Rd. Turn right on May Street. Right on 30th and right on Hazel Ave, last house on left with blue trim. Parking: Park on Hazel Ave.

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i JONES & JONES (Kenton & Liza Jones) wood

541-386-5535 1192 21st Street, Hood River, OR jonesandjones1@charter.net www.custommade.com/by/jonesandjones/

Furniture and home accessories handcrafted out of reclaimed lumber from houses and barns found primarily in the Columbia Gorge area. Each piece is hand signed and preserved with a natural oil wax finish. All our designs are original. Directions: Take 1-84 to exit 62. Turn south onto West

Cascade. Turn south on Rand Rd. Turn left on May Street. Turn right onto 21st Street. Studio is the big red steel building on the right side of the street. Parking: Available on driveway/property and on 21st.

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o KATHRYN WATNE

jewelry: enamel / copper / sterling 541-490-6897 1220 18th Street, Hood River, OR watne@gorge.net www.facebook.com/Kathryn-Watne-Enamels-113246858796602/

Situated next to a wonderful koi pond and a commanding view of Mt. Adams, my studio and surounding garden is a little sanctuary where I create one of a kind pieces of enamel/copper/ sterling silver jewelry. Directions: From Exit 63, go south onto 2nd. Take a

right on Oak Street. Turn left on 13th and at the top of the hill turn right on May St. Just past the swimming pool turn left on 18th. I am the first house just past the county yard. Studio is in the backyard. Parking: Street parking on 18th.

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1) HEATHER MARLOW jewelry / pastels 509-412-2245 1220 18th Street, Hood River, OR Heathermarlow60@gmail.com

I paint with pastels, on sanded paper, generally with a watercolor underpainting. I would consider my work between impressionism and realism. With my jewelry, I only use natural stones with sterling, or mixed metals. The beauty and distinct change of the seasons in the Gorge drive my creativity, my palette and subject matter. Directions: From Exit 63, go south onto 2nd. Take a right on Oak Street. Turn left on 13th and at the

top of the hill turn right on May St. Just past the swimming pool turn left on 18th. I am the first house just past the county yard. Studio is in the backyard. Parking: Street parking on 18th.

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1! KRISTI HECK textiles 541-490-0929

1513 Taylor Ave, Hood River, OR kristi@kheckart.com www.kheckart.com

I design two-dimensional patterns, which are produced into vibrant printed fabric. My basement studio is filled with inspiration, color, and fabric swatches galore. There will be some of my original art, printed framed work, as well as fabric items for purchase. Directions: From I-84, Exit 62. Turn south onto W. Cascade, follow 1.2 miles then turn right onto 13th Street. Follow up the hill, past Jackson Park. Take right on Taylor Ave. House is on left. Parking: Available on Taylor Ave. Open year-round by appointment

1@ KAREN WATSON pastel

541-490-5361

1012 5th St., Hood River, OR karenandwiley@gmail.com karenpwatson.blogspot.com

Vibrant and colorful landscapes created with soft pastel on toned sand paper, inspired by the Pacific Northwest and my travels. My intention is to paint fresh and energetic images that evoke an emotional response from the viewer. Directions: From Exit 63, go south onto 2nd. Take a right on Oak Street. Turn left on 13th and at the top of the hill turn left on May. Turn right on 5th, studio located behind house. Parking: Available on 5th and alley located behind studio.

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1# MARK NILSSON acrylic paintings 541-490-8000

7 Hazel Avenue, Hood River, OR info@marknilsson.com www.marknilsson.com

My studio is part of my home and is made up of three rooms, two for painting and one for a wood shop to make my frames and miscellaneous wood projects. The walls are covered in paint – it is a working studio with a nice view of the river! Directions: From I-84, Exit 63 go south onto 2nd. Right on

Oak Street. Take a left onto 6th Street, go across State Street heading up the hill which becomes Serpentine, take a left onto Hazel Avenue, house and studio are on the right hand side, #7 Hazel. Parking: Available at the house, extra parking on Hazel Ave.

Open year-round by appointment

1$ RACHEL HARVEY oil paintings

541-806-3727

For Tour: 205 Oak St., Studio 5, Hood River (Year-round: 5414 KLM Drive, Mt. Hood, OR)

rachel@rachelharveyart.com rachelharveyart.com

Evocative, contemporary landscapes celebrating the abstract elements of nature.

Directions: From Exit 63, go south onto 2nd. Right on Oak St. Enter Hall Bldg on south side of Oak Street, between 2nd & 3rd Streets. “Hall Building” is written on door. Walk up the stairs and turn left. Parking: Parking on the street. Open year-round by appointment 14


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1% CATHY STEVER

glass / watercolors / oil / acrylic 541-806-1066

1328 Lincoln St., Hood River, OR cathystever@gmail.com www.cathystever.com

My glasswork combines luscious color and reflective light in an attempt to represent the eternal. My paintings blend elements from nature and native cultures to create a message that speaks to the heart. Directions: From I-84, Exit 63 go south onto 2nd. Take first right after bridge onto Cascade Avenue. Turn right onto 13th St. and left on Lincoln. Studio is on left hand side of the road. Parking: On the street is available and driveway. Enter the studio on the west side of home. Open year-round by appointment

1^ JOY KLOMAN

oil / acryclic / prints / collages 541-399-7873

1412 13th St, 100A, Hood River, OR joy@joysartstudio.com www.joysartstudio.com; joykloman.com

A former professor of art, Joy started Joy’s Art Studio in 2016, where she creates art upstairs, hosts painting parties, and teaches painting and drawing classes to all ages. Joy creates oil and acrylic paintings, prints, collages, drawings, and photographs. She recently won 2nd place (from 15,700 entries) in Michael’s National Art Challenge. Directions: I-84 take Exit 63. South on 2nd Street, right onto Oak Street. Left onto 13th St. Destination will be on the right, next to Ten Speed Coffee. Parking: On the street. Open year-round by appointment 15


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1& BRIAN CHAMBERS photography

541-490-6710

918 Union St., Hood River, OR BrianChambersPhotography@gmail.com bcphotography@zenfolio.com

View a selection of fine art photography prints that capture the beauty and magic of the Columbia River Gorge. All prints will be ready to hang in a variety of sizes and formats (metal, acrylic, canvas, etc). Photo cards and coasters available and special orders are always welcome. Directions: I-84, Exit 63, south on 2nd. Right on Oak St., then left on 13th St.. Take a left on Belmont Street. Belmont becomes Union St. Road narrows and heads up small hill. Blue craftsman house on left at corner. Parking: On street or driveway on east side of home. Open year-round by appointment

1* LEAH HEDBERG photography

541-387-5571

2923 Eliot Drive, Hood River, OR leah@theartofwelcome.com TheArtofWelcome.com

Step into the wonder of the earth as you explore vibrant photographs of luminous botanicals, sensuous fruits, and local Hood River subject matter. Learn about the photographic process and enter to win a unique piece of art. Directions: I-84, Exit 63, south on 2nd. Take a right on Oak St., then left on 13th Street. Turn left at second signal onto Eliot. Studio is at the end of road, right side, cream farmhouse. Parking: Along

street in front of house. Wooden arrows point to studio entrance at east side (downstairs).

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1( CHARLENE FORT glass

541-490-3899

1228 Tucker Rd., Hood River, OR charfort@gmail.com www.cfortglass.com

In all its sparkling beauty you will find wall hangings, functional art pieces such as vases, cups and bowls, personal jewelry, and decorations for the yard. Stakes, spires, flowers, floats and more! Directions: Take 1-84 to exit 62. Turn south onto West Cascade. Go 1.2 Miles. Turn right onto 13th St; follow approx 1 mile uphill, 13th becomes 12th. After passing Rosauers, 12th becomes Tucker Road. Go to the 2nd large curving turn. Take a right on Bradley Dr. and then a left into the circular driveway. Parking: Plenty in circle drive. Open year-round by appointment

2) STEPHANIE JOHNSTON jewelry: glass / polymer clay 503-502-9058

For Tour: 1228 Tucker Road, Hood River, OR (Year-round studio in The Dalles, OR)

sljohnston08@gmail.com www.gorgeartists.org

I work in two mediums, fused glass and Polymer Clay. Beautiful and amazing items can be created with both processes, ranging from wall art to home dĂŠcor and jewelry. Both must be heated to acquire the final product but the processes before and after are totally different and equally rewarding. Directions: Take 1-84 to exit 62. Turn south onto West Cascade. Go 1.2 Miles. Turn right onto 13th St; follow approx 1 mile uphill, 13th becomes 12th. After passing Rosauers, 12th becomes Tucker Road. Go to the 2nd large curving turn. Take a right on Bradley Dr. and then a left into the circular driveway. Parking: Plenty in circle drive. Open year-round by appointment 17


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2! ELIZABETH SEE oil paint

509-493-1620

1840 Orchard Road, Hood River, Oregon epaint@centurylink.net elizabethseepaints.blogspot.com

I paint in oils on wood. My subject matter includes the animal and scenery of the Columbia River Gorge.

Directions: Take I-84 to exit 62. Turn South onto

West Cascade. Go 1.2 miles. Turn right onto 13th street. Follow aprox. 1 mile uphill, 13th becomes 12th. After passing Rosauers, 12th becomes Tucker Road. Continue on Tucker Road past the airport, then turn left onto Orchard Road. Turn left down the long driveway. Parking: Plenty in the driveway.

Open year-round by appointment

2@ CINDY RIDDLE

pastel / watercolor / oil 541-386-0917

2554 Riverview Dr., Hood River, OR c.blachly@yahoo.com

My artwork shows my intense relationship with the natural forms found in the Columbia River Gorge. I use a variety of mediums — pastel, watercolor and oil — to paint the spirit of what I see. Directions: Take Exit 64 and go south on Hwy 35.

At the 4-way intersection, the China Gorge Restaurant will be on your left. Turn left onto The Old Columbia Highway and wind your way up the road. Turn right on Highline Drive, marked by a row of mailboxes. At curve, stay straight onto Riverview Drive. My house (studio) is the first house, with stone pillars marking the driveway. Parking: You may park directly across from my house on the edge of the field - there is lots of parking there. Please do not park in my driveway as it is a shared driveway.

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2# PENY WALLACE lifecasting and pottery 541-645-0494

1050 Asher St., Mosier, OR asherart98@gorge.net www.asherarts.net

I live in Mosier with a beautiful view of the Columbia River, with a view to the north of the Mosier syncline. My process uses the human body as a starting point. I am inspired by the lines of the human form. During the tour, I will be demonstrating the casting process. Directions: Take exit 69 in Mosier. Turn right on

Center St. Drive up, road turns slightly. Turn right on Blanchard Blvd. First driveway on the right after a gentle turn. Stay to the right when driveway splits. Parking: Anywhere.

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2$ JAN BYRKIT textiles

541-490-1306

1537 State Rd., Mosier, OR janbyrkit@gmail.com www.byrkitwear.com

My work is in textiles. I do a combination of my graphic arts with sewing, beading and dying. I express my art through clothing. We will be demonstrating the printing press and hand painting techniques. We will have a station set up for painting for all that would like to try it! Directions: From I-84, take exit 69. Turn right on

Washington. Turn left on 3rd. Stay on road and it will become State Rd. 2 miles up from bridge on State. Left side. Parking: PLENTY.

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2% LESLEY SAUNDERS textiles / painting 305-360-1416

1900 Paradise Ridge Place, Mosier, OR lesleyes2@gmail.com

The studio is both a working sewing station with machines and all materials at hand and a painting station for creating original art. See/feel the variety of fabrics and canvas, the beading and hardware used, and the painting studio. Various patterns are shown so that the whole process of manufacturing can be experienced. I also have my paintings on display; some on canvas, some done on recycled pallets. Directions: From I-84, take exit 69. 5 miles up State Road out of Mosier, turn west on Paradise Ridge Rd. Go one mile, drive is marked 1900 on the left. Parking: Plenty. Open year-round by appointment 20


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2^ JAMES DIEM ceramics 541-354-9966

4415 Hwy 35, Hood River, OR jim@hawkeyedesign.com hawkeyedesign.com

I create highly functional pots with an eye towards clean lines and elegant forms. Dynamic glaze color combinations set the work apart. Come on up and see!

Directions: Take Exit 64 and go south on Hwy 35.

Studio driveway is on the left approximately 8.7 miles up Hwy 35 from the 4 way stop at China Gorge. Look for large blue Open Studio sign on left. Studio is the first left up driveway. Parking: Park diagonally by pine trees on left.

Open year-round by appointment

2& LINDA REICHENBACH textiles: art quilts 541-352-3541 5840 Hwy 35, Hood River, OR hoe_67924@yahoo.com

I am a free spirit quilter that uses fabric, fiber, color, and texture to express my art. I follow my heart when I create. In my shop, you will see that I have several stations set up so you can see the general process start to finish, as I create my quilts of whimsey, or abstract, or sometimes just a surprise! Come check it out. Directions: Take Exit 64 and go south on Highway 35 approx. 11.6 miles. House is on the right. Watch for signs. Parking: We have plenty of parking with easy return to Highway 35. Open year-round by appointment 22


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2* DONNA SILVERBERG glass: fused 503-701-4282

4585 Baldwin Creek Drive, Mt. Hood, OR donna@dsconsult.co Instagram: Baldwincreekglass

Mt. Hood-inspired fused glass pieces (plates, bowls, jewelry, wall hangings and garden art) that can be used as practical art or shown as “art.” Pieces reflect the natural environment which surrounds this lovely Upper Hood River Valley studio facing Mt. Hood. Directions: Take Exit 64 and go south on Highway 35. Approx. 11.8 miles, turn right on Baldwin

Creek Drive. House and studio are the last (red) buildings on the left. If you hit the dead end, make a U turn and it’s the first on the right! Parking: Parking is available on-site or on the road out front.

Open year-round by appointment

2( SALLY BILLS BAILEY watercolor / acrylic 503-819-2670 4135 Cunningham Drive, Mt Hood, OR mthoodsally@gmail.com www.sallybillsbailey.com

Come enjoy my studio in beautiful Mt Hood! I will have my studio full of recent works including the numerous moods and seasons of Mt Hood, colorful and whimsical fruit and a sampling of southwest works. All of my artwork is fresh, colorful and great for any interior decorating scheme. Framed and unframed paintings, and cards, all at a variety of prices will be available for purchase. Directions: Take Exit 64 and go south on Hwy 35. Drive 12 miles to community of Mt Hood. Just past the Mount Hood Town Hall, turn left on Cunningham Drive. Last house on right. Parking: Ample! Open April - October by appointment 23


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3) CHARLENE RIVERS acrylic / mixed media 541-352-7362

8161 Jordan Road, Mt Hood, OR charleneriversstudio@gmail.com https://sites.google.com/site/ charleneriversstudio/home

Downstairs gallery and work space, small skylight studio, art throughout my home and garden can be viewed on your tour. Copies of my children’s coloring books, my adult instruction books and signup for summer workshops will also be available. Directions: Take I-84 Exit 64, Hwy 35 south. Go about 16 miles. Turn right onto Baseline. Turn sharp left onto Jordan Road. Stay left on Jordan Road. House and studio are on the left in a pear orchard. Parking: Plenty of parking in driveway and orchard. Open year-round by appointment

3! BILL STURMAN watercolor painting 541-352-0926

8495 Hwy 35, Mt Hood, OR wmasturman@gmail.com

I paint in watercolor. Most of my pieces emphasize light and shadow and focus on the flora and fauna that surrounds me in the Upper Hood River Valley.

Directions: Take I-84 Exit 64 and turn south to Hwy 35. Continue on Hwy 35 about 17 miles, going

past the three Parkdale turnoffs (at Mt. Hood Country Store, at Toll Bridge Park, and at Baseline Rd). Driveway comes off Hwy 35 to the left (east) one third mile past Baseline Rd. Driveway is 0.9 miles long. Follow signs to studio. Parking: Park diagonally by pine trees on left.

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watercolor paintings and illustrations 509-637-6304 9 Dairy Road, Trout Lake, WA info@joannakaufman.com www.joannakaufman.com

Beautiful studio nestled along the White Salmon River, brimming with storybook illustrations and vibrant watercolor paintings. Enjoy demonstrations in the process of illustration and enter to win a unique piece of art. Recharge as you explore the river walk just beyond the studio and gain insight into the artist’s inspiration. Artwork available in a range of sizes and prices. Directions: From WA-14 W, turn right onto WA-141 Alt (2.2 mi). Continue onto WA-141 N (19 mi). Slight right at service station fork onto Mt Adams Rd (signs for Sno-Parks/Recreation Area) (0.3 mi). Turn right onto Sunnyside Rd (1.1 miles). Turn left onto Dairy Rd (marked by sign for “Charis Way Dairy”). First house on left. Parking: Just west of carport.

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GORGE ARTISTS OPEN STUDIOS

3# DENNIS HARTLEY acrylic/oil on canvas 541-514-0625

303 Little Mountain Rd., Trout Lake, WA dennishartleyart@gmail.com www.dennishartleyart.com

A retired architect, I have painted professionally since 2000. My home and studio were designed and built in 2014/15, on a 20 acre pasture with views of Mt. Adams and Mt. Hood. My work is landscape based – a continual process of exploration to uncover the essential. Directions: After milepost 20 but before 21, turn east

on Warner Rd. (Glenwood Highway). Within 1000 ft., turn left on Little Mountain Rd. Driveway is about 1/2 mile further on the right, number 303. Parking: Next to the garage and studio.

Open year-round by appointment

3$ ANN FLEMING

bronze and ceramic sculpture 503-577-2730 200 SW Edgecliff Dr., White Salmon, WA flemingart@gmail.com annfleming.com

I create handbuilt clay narrative sculptures that either remain in clay with an assortment of fired and cold finishes or they are taken to bronze in limited editions. I will also be showing pottery, jewelry and painting. Directions: Drive to White Salmon and proceed through

downtown on Jewett Blvd. heading west. Turn south on Garfield and stay to the right on to Edgecliff Drive. Last house on the right. Parking: Please park if possible in the gravel areas around my house. Try not to block anyone in. If full, you can park along Edgecliff in the area that runs east to west.

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3% SALLY GILCHRIST printmaking 509-637-5599

216 E. Jewett Blvd, White Salmon, WA sally.gilchrist@gmail.com www.sallygilchrist.com

My Linocuts are for sale as fine art framed and unframed and also used in my handmade journals, boxes, and notecards. This year I will have some exciting new textile arts with tea towels, napkins, and table runners made from my designs. Directions: E. Jewett Blvd is the main street in White Salmon. My studio is at 216 E. Jewett, which is on the north side of the street next door to Pioneer Pizza. Parking: Free parking on main and side streets.

Open year-round

3^ SARAH MORTON ERASMUS metalsmithing and jewelry 503-327-1384

216 E. Jewett Blvd, White Salmon, WA mejewelry@gmail.com www.mejewelryco.com

I want my work to be wearable and unique and stress the hand made aspect of what I do. I often start with raw silver and gold and make my own wire and findings. I strive to create a brand of simple, sophisticated, mementos and talismans out of the finest eco friendly materials available. Directions: E. Jewett Blvd is the main street in White Salmon. My studio is at 216 E. Jewett, which is on the north side of the street next door to Pioneer Pizza. Parking: Free parking on main and side streets.

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3& SUZANNE KROL BOLLER

oils / carbon pencil / watercolor / inks 714-815-5025 1416 W. 10th St., The Dalles, OR suzannekb@me.com SuzanneKrolBoller.com

New work in oil and watercolor sketches done in The Columbia River Gorge. I will also be showing my controversial paintings about Southern California’s most polluted waters.

Directions: From I-84 East, Exit 83. Turn left onto W. 6th Street. At stoplight turn right on Weber Street. Turn left on West 10th and the studio will be the first driveway on right just past Blakey Way. It is setback from the road. Parking: Parking is available on either side of the street along West 10th. Open year-round by appointment 28


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3* CHARLOTTE VAN ZANT-KING prints / ceramic murals 509-250-2655 For Tour: The Dalles Art Center / 220 E 4th St. (Year-round studio Goldendale, WA)

snowcreekstudio@gmail.com www.charlottevanzantking.com

I make linoleum block prints that feature birds and animals from the Pacific NW. I also make ceramic tile murals, mosaics of animals in the landscape, and small figurative ceramics and vessels.

Directions: From I-84, take Exit 85 and turn south away from the river. Go .2 miles, turn R on E 2nd. Go .7 miles. Turn L on Washington. Go 2 blocks. The Dalles Art Center is on the right in the former Carnegie Library on the corner of 4th and Washington. Parking: On the street.

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3( RON SHELDON painting on copper 509-250-0774

For Tour: The Dalles Art Center / 220 E 4th St. (Year-round: 183 E Ponderosa Drive, Goldendale, WA 98620)

bypass150@yahoo.com r-b-sheldon.com

I like to experiment, which is what led me to painting on copper after years of doing watercolors. I am inspired as much by the process as the subject. I will be showing a wide variety of art at the TDAC including flowers, fish, seashells, silhouettes, horses and more. Directions: From I-84, take Exit 85 and turn south away from the river. Go .2 miles, turn R on E 2nd. Go .7 miles. Turn L on Washington. Go 2 blocks. The Dalles Art Center is on the right in the former Carnegie Library on the corner of 4th and Washington. Parking: On the street.

Open year-round by appointment

4) YVONNE PEPIN-WAKEFIELD

multi-media paintings / pit-fired ceramics / author publications 541-980-1288

165 Blue Heron Court, The Dalles, OR wakefieldyvonne@yahoo.com www.yvonnepepinwakefield.com

Fine art paintings on pit-fired ceramics, not to be confused with Raku: coloring comes from a combination of earth, water and fire.

Directions: On I-84 East take Exit 87, turn

north. Proceed on Hwy 197, take left at McDonald’s and Water’s Edge. Go straight on NE Lone Pine Blvd. until it turns into Blue Heron Court. The studio is light gray with dark red trim. Parking: Park on any side of the street. Please do not block driveways.

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Fueling the Gorge West 6th Street 76 / 3902 West 6th St, The Dalles (Exit 82) Hatt’s 76 Fuel Stop / 301 West 3rd St, The Dalles (Downtown) Lone Pine 76 / 100 Lone Pine Drive, The Dalles (Exit 87) Biggs 76 / 91551 Biggs Rufus Hwy, Wasco (Biggs Jct/Exit 104)

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the Orange Sink Studio Suzanne Krol Boller suzannekb@me.com

715.815.5025


OPEN DAILY: 11-5 or so

541.386.1277

wyeastvineyards.com

only 7 minutes from downtown 3189 highway 35 • hood river


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Judith Cunningham

gorgeartists.org Support Local Artists

Home is where the art is.

14 Oak Street, Hood River, OR www.copperwest.com

“Accessories for your Best Friend” 412 Oak Street, Hood River

541-387-3996

www.gorgedog.com / gorgedog@gorge.net

ornaments · harnesses · reflective gear

DOUBLE MOUNTAIN BREWERY & TAPROOM

HOOD RIVER & SE PORTLAND, OREGON

RECYCLING IS GOOD, REUSING IS BETTER! PLEASE RETURN YOUR DOUBLE MOUNTAIN BOTTLES TO EITHER TAPROOM FOR A MORE SUSTAINABLE FUTURE. CHEERS!

www.doublemountainbrewery.com

jewelry · cards · books

collars · leashes · bowls · beds · treats


PINE STREET BAKERY 12th and Pine Street

541-386-1719

pinestreetbakery.com

After visiting art studios

all day – join us for dinner! Open 5-9pm

Amazing food grown locally, sourced with love and cooked with intention and care. 1120 Pine St, Hood River, OR 97031 • pinestreetkitchen.com

Open daily 10-6

Check website for winter hours.

541-645-0462

3 Avery Rd (Avery Park, HWY 14), Wishram, Washington

www.jacobwilliamswinery.com


in Hood River, OR

NORTHWEST

Oregon Winery of the Year 2016

SERVING BREAKFAST & LUNCH ALL DAY - EVERY DAY 7am - 3pm

broder

102 OAK ST. SUITE 100 HOOD RIVER, OREGON

541.436.3444 www.brodereast.com broder.east@gmail.com @broderost


Colt Listing Service J. McGregor ColtJ. McGregor Colt principal broker

cell 541.490.1175 c o l t @ g o r g e . n e t colt@gorge.net

PO Box 211, 606 Cascade, Unit 1.5, Hood River, OR

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PRINCIPAL BROKER

cell 541.490.1175

www.coltland.com P.O. Box 211 606 Cascade, Unit 1.5 Hood River, Oregon 97031

Women Made  Family Run   Unique Blends

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120 E. Jewett, White Salmon, WA

216 E. Jewett, White Salmon,WA

Open 7 days a week at 4:30pm happy hour weekdays 4:30-6pm www.henniskitchenandbar.com

Open Mon to Fri 4-9pm Sat & Sun 11am to 9pm www.pioneerpizzakitchen.com

Seafood, Burgers, Curries, Pasta, Cocktails & Wine

Delicious twists on Pacific Northwest and Italian classics

509-493-1555

509-493-0028

hood river’s premier waterfront lodging and dining

Hood River Inn

Each Best Western® branded hotel is independently owned and operated

1108 East Marina Way •Hood River, OR 97031 hoodriverinn.com 800-828-7873 painting is one of many by Peggy Ohlson on display at the Inn

Spectacular views next to the Bridge of the Gods • Waterfall viewing, hiking, biking, sailing and more • Indoor pool and spa • Complimentary hot breakfast

Columbia River Inn 735 Wanapa St. •Cascade Locks, OR 97014 bwcolumbiariverinn.com Each Best Western® branded hotel is independently owned and operated

1-800-595-7108


Array of Elegance and SoLuna Vineyard Wine and Art: A Perfect Pairing! Array of Elegance and SoLuna Vineyard will host artistry and wine at the home of Charlie Guthrie and Cheryl Park for the weekend April 28-30. 10 Knoll Road, White Salmon at the intersection of Rt. 141 and Rt. Alt 141


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Gorge Artists Open Studios Tour 2017  

Join us for our 11th Annual Tour: April 28, 29, 30, 2017 from 10:00-5:00. Free, Self-Guided Tour Featuring 40 Artists' Studios. For more inf...

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