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Tom Glassman, Ceiling Arches

Ceiling Arches, photography by Tom Glassman

JUNE 2 & 3, 2012

Tour Map Online at

The Rogue Gallery & Art Center presents its Visual Art Studio Tour (VAST) on June 2 & 3, 2012. Community members are invited to visit 19 studios presenting the work of over 22 artists. This is a unique opportunity to meet artists, watch them demonstrate their crafts, get inspired, and buy art! Artists will be greeting the public in their studios from 10:00am until 4:00pm. Community members and visitors are invited to attend this unique, free, self-guided tour. All ages are welcome! Tour maps are available online at or at the Rogue Gallery & Art Center before and during the event.

Queen's Tease, by Marie Maretska

Queen's Tease, by Marie Maretska

VAST participating artists are Betty Barss, watercolor painting; Carol Cochran, impressionistic acrylic painting; Valerie Coulman, illustration; Jim Curtis, fine art photography; Kim Faucher, watercolor painting; Tom Glassman, fine art photography; Dodie Hamilton-Brandon, watercolor & mixed media; Dixie Kinser, watercolor & mixed media; Marie Maretska, glass on metal relief sculpture; Jan Schmitz, watercolor painting; Stacie Smith, stone sculpture, painting, wood block prints; David Zeno Thames, painting and drawing; Eve Margo Withrow, ceramic sculpture & collage paintings; Mary Wilkins-Kelly, portrait photography and mixed media.

Artists who are sharing studio locations are Nancy Jo Mullen, drawings, encaustics, and printmaking & Pat Holton, etching, wood block prints, and monotype prints; Roni Marsh, landscape painting in oil and pastel & Linda Elesiya Evans, oil and pastel paintings; and Pamela Piper, fused and flame-worked glass & Lynette Bergstrom, jewelry made with natural materials, metal, and fused glass.

Etty Singing, sculpture by Stacie Smith

Etty Singing, sculpture by Stacie Smith

Don’t miss this unique event that celebrates Medford visual artists. This VAST event will bring exposure to Medford’s artistic community, build awareness of visual artists and their working processes, and stimulate the arts economy throughout Medford.

This event is generously sponsored by Southern Oregon Subaru.

Table Rock Sunset, watercolor painting by Dodie Hamilton-Brandon

Table Rock Sunset, watercolor painting by Dodie Hamilton-Brandon

The Rogue Gallery & Art Center is the Rogue Valley’s premier non-profit community art center founded in 1960 to promote and nurture the visual arts in the Rogue Valley.The Art Center showcases emerging and established regional artists, presents fine crafts by area artisans, and offers a broad range of visual art classes and workshops for all ages. RGAC is located in Medford at 40 South Bartlett Street. The hours of operation are Tuesday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturday from11 a.m. to 3 p.m. We are open every third Friday until 8:00pm. Find a complete set of links and contact information in RGAC’s listing at the Southern Oregon Artists Resource.

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