Wood carving is black walnut with a revolving ball shaped carving inside all from 1 piece of wood by Dennis Rhodes
"Nature Made 1" contains milk weed pods, pine cone needles, etc. by Barbara Riotte
Gallery at the VAULT presents a new Open Wall show- "Sun-sational". This show includes beautiful photographs, paintings, sculpture, nature made creations, wood carvings, and pottery to brighten your day. The works will be on display until July 28. Open Wall is a non-juried show for any artists living in a 30 mile radius of Springfield. It's diversity is just wonderful, a joy to see.
Take a break from sitting in Springfield’s traffic.
Stop by Gallery at the VAULT to enter
VAULT’s Saturday Roadwork Sweepstakes
to win 20% off one entire purchase.
Each Saturday from May 28 through July 16, Gallery at the VAULT will give one lucky winner 20% off their entire one time purchase.
It’s free. Just come into the gallery, write your name and phone number on a ticket and put it in the Sweepstakes jar. We will have a drawing on each Saturday at 4:00 pm from the week’s entries. The winners have until July 30, when the sweepstakes ends, to come back in and enjoy using their one time discount.
24th SPRING OPEN STUDIO WEEKEND MAY 28 AND 29
Gallery at the VAULT is always a key stop on the Statewide Open Studio Tour. Booklets are now available that contain information on all of the Open Studio locations, including ones in Springfield, Ludlow, Chester, Hartland, Weathersfield, Bellows Falls, West Windsor and Andover. See www.vermontcrafts.com for the full listing.
This is a great time to see the work of 160 artists who exhibit and sell at VAULT, including some of our newest, such as paintings by Peter Huntoon and Richard Emory, jewelry by Susan Riach, glass by Karen Deets, and pottery by Maxine Hugon. Wonderful items to add to your garden include stone birdbaths (Vermont Stone Design), Green Man planters (Susan Smith-Hunter), sun dial (Paul Thomas) and metal trellises (James Takaki). The new Sun-sational Open Wall Exhibit is up and we even have a special Roadworks weekly drawing!
Students age 10 and up can sign up (by 5/27) for Animal and People Portrait Drawing Class with Christine Mix on May 28 from 1 to 3. Christine will demonstrate her painting techniques from 3:30 to 4:30. VAULT will be open this special weekend from 10 to 5 on both Saturday and Sunday and is located on 68 Main St. in Springfield.
Open Studio Weekend is a statewide celebration of the visual arts and creative process, offering a unique opportunity for visitors to meet a wide variety of artists and craftspeople in their studios, some of which are only open to the public during this event. The Vermont Crafts Council is a non-profit organization serving the Vermont visual arts community. Open Studio Weekend is supported by the Vermont Arts Council and by the Vermont Department of Tourism and Marketing.