UU Gallery Features Bonnie Paruch and Her Students

“Hotcakes and Coffee” by Bonnie Paruch.

Internationally recognized artist and Door County resident, Bonnie Paruch has invited 30 of her students to participate in a collaborative show, “Sharing the Vision.” The show runs through Aug. 25 at the UU Gallery. A reception, open to the public, will be held August 11, 12 – 2 pm.

Paruch explains, “The show features several of my paintings and individually selected small works, one for each of the 30 artists. Cheryl Stidwell Parker will judge the collected works and award three prizes sponsored by the Peninsula School of Art, The Clearing Folk School, and Vern and Bonnie Paruch.”

“For the past thirty years it has been my honor to work with an amazing array of artists. Each artist has impacted me,” said Paruch.

Artists include: Judy Gray, Pat Halverson, Craig Little, Polly Warner, Deb Schauland, Don Fundingsland, Sue Vineyard, Jeff Young, Deke Palecek, Pamela Sweet, Jo Gross, Al Watson, Dave Kapszukiewicz, Phoebe Howard, Jane Delcarson, Mia McNary, Dyan Wellmon, Karen Lee DeNoto, Kay McKinley-Anderson, Joann Harling, Jeanne Clohisy, Pat Moss, Molly Kingsley, Danuta Kania, Kathie Hart, Ann Parker, Sue O’Keefe, Bonnie Paruch and John Patrickus.

UU Gallery hours are Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 1 – 3 pm and Sunday from 11 am – 12:30 pm. The UU Gallery is located at 10341 Highway 42, just south of the Shops at Green Gables, Ephraim. For more information visit For more information about Paruch, visit