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Posts tagged Marisa Mercure

Welcoming Fall with October Colors


Fall is here, and soon the days will be shorter. We welcome October with a colorful show filled with delicate watercolors and illustrations, whimsical ceramics and sculptures, and oil painted tiles. Join us for a First Thursday celebration on  October 4 from 5:30 to 7:30 pm with music by Steve Harvey and an artist demonstration […]

In May the Buds Begin to Spring Forth!

Conte crayon sketch by Marisa Mercure

In May the buds begin to spring forth with green shoots and flowers start blooming. It makes us want to get outside and notice what’s growing. Our May featured artists bring out that spring joy we are beginning to feel. Vicki’s jewelry with its brown, rust and orange tones reminds us of earth. Gini’s delicate renderings […]

November Spotlight ~ Don Quackenbush

Bandelier, Glass Work by Don Quackenbush

November 2011 First Thursday ~ November 3 5:30 – 7:30 pm Music by John Crocker Featured Artists Scott McRae and Debby Neely (paintings) | Marisa Mercure  (painted tile) Don Quackenbush (stained glass) | Jane Gerdon (felting & purses) “The ability to stir the imagination is intriguing, exciting and fascinating in both stained glass and digital art compositions.” ~ Don Quackenbush Don has […]

July Spotlight: Marisa Mercure

Goat Rock by Marisa Mercure

Meet Marisa and the July featured artists! First Thursday July 7, 5:30 – 7:30 pm Marisa Mercure’s paintings are featured in July, along with, Alice Beckstrom’s stained glass works, and the Lower Columbia Woodcarvers. You can meet the artists at First Thursday on July 7, 5:30 – 7:30. Don’t forget to vote for your favorite miniature […]

For the Love of Tile

For the Love of Tile

It’s amazing what artists do with everyday materials. I’ve seen the most amazing murals and decorative designs made from broken teacups and shards of pottery that most of us throw away. Yet putting them together seems to be the work of an artistic mind full of color and wonder. Every artist knows that the birth […]

Marisa Mercure: Paintings on Tile at Lord & McCord Artworks

Marisa Mercure: Paintings on Tile at Lord & McCord Artworks

Coming Home – original oil painting on tile by Marisa Mercure Gallery artist Marisa Mercure will open her show of original oil paintings on tile at Lord & McCord Artworks (next door to The Broadway Gallery) on First Thursday, March 3. While Marisa shows her oil and acrylic paintings on canvas at The Broadway Gallery, she’s never before […]