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  • Art Auction a Success

    Linden Gallery and Barnsite Gallery express gratitude to Door County for making the recent Earthquake Relief Auction successful. Over 50 works of art from around the country were sold at the auction with proceeds totaling enough to build two to three permanent homes for extended families displaced by last May’s Sichuan earthquake.

  • Gasper Added to Craft Cottage Selections

    The Jacksonport Craft Cottage, now celebrating 25 years in Door County, is pleased to welcome the outstanding work of Jeff Gasper into their premier collection fine arts and crafts.

  • Place Your Final Bid at the Hardy’s Silent Auction

    The Francis Hardy Center for the Arts (FHCA) will host two receptions with light refreshments at the Francis Hardy Gallery on Sunday, August 31 from 6 – 7 pm and again on Monday, September 1 from 10 am – noon to celebrate the silent auction in progress within the “Collection Invitational Exhibition.

  • Glowacki to Demonstrate

    Artist Connie Glowacki will be painting, demonstrating and offering tips and suggestions to friends and art students from August 29 through September 10.

  • The Last Hurrah for the Jana Nyberg Group

    The Jana Nyberg Group will make its last Door County appearance of the season at Gallery 42 in Juddville, Saturday, August 30. For those who haven’t heard this talented young jazz ensemble at the Mission Grille’s Friday night jazz or Wednesday evenings on the patio at Gordon Lodge, this is the last chance to hear them before they disband for the season.

  • Ernest Beutel Opens “Animality” in Gallery 242

    On Tuesday, September 2, Door County artist Ernest Beutel will open an exhibition titled “Animality” in Gallery 242, located on the lower level of the Fairfield Art Center in historic downtown Sturgeon Bay.

  • Personal, Functional Art

    My roommate Mackenzie and I take walks around Fish Creek at night. After a scoop of ice cream or custard from Malibu Moos, Dippy’s, or Not Licked Yet – we wander through the dimly lit, primarily empty streets, dangle our legs over the docks, or peer through shop windows.

  • Edgewood Orchard Galleries Celebrates Labor Day Weekend

    Edgewood Orchard Galleries will be hosting an opening reception on Saturday, August 30 to introduce the artists featured in the gallery’s fourth exhibit of the 2008 season.

  • DCAL Gallery Hosts Demonstrations

    Door County Art League (DCAL) artist Sally Everhardus will be demonstrating on Sunday, August 31, at the Gallery of the Door County Art League, located at the back of the Top of the Hill Shops, Highway 42 and County F on Spring Road in Fish Creek.

  • DC Brew Features Local Photographer

    The owners and staff of DC Brew, 116 S. Madison Avenue, Sturgeon Bay are pleased to announce the addition of an inspiring and spectacular collection of photographic images to their coffee shop and eatery on the city’s west side.

  • 8th Annual Gills Rock ArtFest at Gallery Ten

    This year marks the 8th Annual celebration of Charlene Berg’s Gills Rock ArtFest at Gallery Ten on Labor Day Weekend. She’s decided to do something special to “spice it up.

  • Exploring the Hidden Realms of China

    Barnsite Gallery and Linden Gallery announce a new fine art exhibit opening Labor Day weekend in both galleries. The exhibit, consisting of over 100 enthralling oil paintings of ethnic minority life in China’s Guanzxi, Guizhou and Yunnan Provinces in 2008 will open Friday, August 29 with a reception at the Barnsite Gallery from 4 – 6 pm and a reception at the Linden Gallery on Saturday, August 30, from 4 – 6 pm.

  • Happiness Is in Your Hands – Sievers School of Fiber Arts

    In a tiny nook of the historic Jackson Harbor Schoolhouse on Washington Island, there is a small, narrow cupboard built into the wall. This cupboard is where the teacher used to put the items that would cause distractions in her class – toys, games, and other things that would be given back to the students when school was wrapped up for the day.

  • Q & A – Questions and Artists – Connie Glowacki

    The Peninsula Pulse has teamed up with the Door County Art League (DCAL) to reprint portions of interviews conducted by Randy Rasmussen, a DCAL Member-at-Large, with various artists. Featured in this issue of the Pulse is Connie Glowacki.

  • Bustamante Creates New Line of Signature Purses

    Since the 1960s, Sergio Bustamante has been internationally recognized in the world of creative arts and crafts. Sergio Bustamante’s work encompasses a variety of art forms, including paper mâché, ceramics and bronze.

  • Work of Sandra and Wence Martinez Transformed

    Art enthusiasts who make the trip to the Martinez Studio in Jacksonport this month will have the unique opportunity to see two of Sandra Martinez’s newest paintings come to life in another medium – as weavings on the loom of her husband, master weaver Wence Martinez.

  • Link Gallery Hosts Plein Air Artists

    The Door Community Auditorium (DCA) in collaboration with the Peninsula Art School (PAS) is hosting an exhibit of the artwork of 18 artists who participated in the 2008 Door County Plein Air Festival.

  • Jewelry Trunk Show To Take Place At Liberty Square

    Liberty Square, Egg Harbor’s New England Style dining, shopping, entertainment and art center, located at 7755 Hwy 42, will host a two day four-star Artisan Jewelry Trunk Show on Saturday August 23 and Sunday August 24.

  • K. Allen Gallery Presents “Form and Function

    Wood – it’s all around. Its intrinsic beauty coupled with its functional qualities make it a mainstay; no matter how hard new-found materials attempt to topple its reign.

  • Stuff-o-rama Sale in Sister Bay

    Celebrate Labor Day weekend on Saturday, August 30, at the final Stuff-o-rama flea market of this season. The flea market will be held on the grounds of Domicile from 8 am – 3 pm.