Started as a pinch pot, this cat head is almost ready to be fired I will be offering classes in handbuilding, the technique I use for all of my work, starting in January. To learn more, please visit my website... www.barbarafiore.com. This ancient technique requires no special equipment, just your hands and your imagination. No experience necessary! If you're in the area, I hope you can join me.
Mrs. Two Face (2 views), Hand-built terra cotta, casein, 9.5 x 9 x 5 Pythagorean's Other Theorem, Hand-built terra cotta, casein, 24 x 11 x 7 (with base) These 2 pieces will be part of the juried group show, "Holiday Presence" at Art Essex Gallery in Essex, CT. The show runs from December 1st through December 31st. The gallery is located at 10 Main Street.
Some of my pieces at The Forge Gallery Holiday Show which runs through January 2nd, 2013. The gallery is located at 115 Mill Street, Milford PA. Everything in the show is priced under $250 and to quote the postcard, "Art is a Gift. Give art gifts". Amen to that! There is affordable work by many talented artists.
Me and Honey Talking finger puppets Last night was the opening for the Warwick Valley Humane Society at the WVFA in Warwick, NY. It was a fun night. The show runs through the end of the month. There is a lot of nice work and every purchase supports a great cause. I have 3 pieces on display, Honey, It Takes a Flock and Rosalind and Orlando as well as 6 finger puppets. The gallery is open M-F from 10 to 5.
Finger puppets, lining up to be picked Total sweetness, who could resist Pieces picked for the Holiday Show at the Forge Gallery in Milford, PA. These guys along with Bedding Deer, The Couple in the Woods, The Pot-Bellied Chicken and more will be there. The show opens during Art After Dark in Milford, PA on Saturday, November 10th from 6-9 pm and runs through January 2nd, 2013.
Honey, all packed up and ready to go The gang Everything is all packed up and ready to go to the WVFA Gallery in Warwick, NY for their Humane Society Fund Raiser. The show is there for the month of November 2012.
Getting ready Peter, Paul and I will be part of the Milford Arts Alliance Open Studio Tour this Saturday, July 21st and Sunday, July 22nd from 12 to 6 along with many other talented artists and galleries in our area. If you're interested, check it out. Click here, for map.
Photographing my work before it leaves the studio -- bon voyage my friends! All 6 Swimmers in my previous entry are now available at The Banks Gallery in New London, NH. If you're in the area, I hope you'll stop by and say hello for me.
First Swim, terra cotta and casein, 15x4x5 inches First Swim (back view), terra cotta and casein, 15x4x5 inches Fish Charmer, terra cotta and casein, 10.5x11x8 inches
Fish Charmer (back view), terra cotta and casein, 10.5x11x8 inches Sunday Morning, terra cotta and casein, 3.5x8x8 inches Lily in a Tube, terra cotta and casein, 4.5x14x8 inches A Fish Story, terra cotta and casein, 2.5x5x4.5 inches Lazy Day, terra cotta and casein, 3x6x5.5 inches
"Honey" in the window at The Artery in Milford, PA Last night was the opening reception for New Visions at The Artery in Milford, PA. Lots of people came out and it was a fun night. Thanks to all of The Artery members for making this exhibition possible. New Visions is a regional, juried exhibition of fine art and craft by artists in the tri-state region. It runs through May 7th, 2012 at The Artery which is located at 210 Broad Street in Milford, PA.
"Honey" and "Rosalind and Orlando" I will have 2 pieces in the "New Visions" show at The Artery in Milford, PA (210 Broad Street). The show runs from April 12th through May 7th, 2012. There is an opening reception Saturday, April 14th from 6-9.
Photographing photographing! Peter has been helping me perfect photographing my work. It's not easy! I have a whole new appreciation for product photography and those who make it happen. Lights! Camera! Wait... move that an inch... raise the camera... move that light.