This week's ArtWalk
CHARLESTON, W.Va. -- Downtown Charleston ArtWalk, sponsored by Charleston Area Alliance, will take place from 5 to 8 p.m. Sept. 20. Venues include:
Herndon will show 29 limited-edition pieces of work, including photographs of French and Spanish architectural details and urban landscape.
Johnson studied under critically acclaimed designer and metalsmith Dan Haga as well as jewelry maker Kim St. Jean. Her work uses mixed media including clay, gemstones and various metals.
Bloomfield, a registered nurse, wife and mother of two daughters, traveled for six years and returned to her home state of West Virginia, where her selection of favorite photos were taken.
Pittis creates custom stoneware items and one-of-a-kind raku pots. Her shop, Pittis Pottery, is in Daniels.
Nibert uses watercolors, acrylics and mixed media. Her inspirations come from her world travels, nature and culture, friends and family.
The Greater Kanawha Valley Foundation, 1600 Huntington Square (16th floor of Huntington Bank Building), 900 Lee St. E., Charleston, WV 25301.
Art Emporium, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, 823 Quarrier St., Charleston; www.artemporium.net or 304-345-2787.
Gallery Eleven, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday, 1035 Quarrier St., Charleston, WV, 25301; www.galleryeleven.com or 304-342-0083.
The Charleston Ballet Inc., 100 Capitol St. Mezzanine, Charleston, WV 25301; 304-342-6541. www.thecharlestonballet.com.
House of Luxe, 817 Quarrier St. Charleston; 304-346-0577.
Stone is a recipient of grants from the West Virginia and National Endowments for the Arts. She has participated in solo, group and juried exhibitions and has taught group classes at The Greenbrier.
Roles has painted in many media, but enjoys painting acrylic on paper. Her ArtWalk pieces are from a series of sheep paintings.
Combs, of Charleston, has work ranging from photos of monarch butterflies to paintings of Canaan Valley. She paints in oil and acrylic and recently had a People's Choice winner in the May 2012 ArtWalk for "Ballet Rehearsal."
Maurer, of St. Petersburg, Fla., and Bristol, Conn., exhibits in juried art festivals in the United States with oil and acrylic paintings depicting his travels.
Woomer Nistendirk & Associates, Suite 400, 231 Capitol St., Charleston, WV 25301; 304-342-2006.
Annex Gallery at Taylor Books, 226 Capitol St., Charleston. Hours 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. Friday, 9 a.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday and 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday. Contact Dan Carlisle, gall...@taylorbooks.com or 304-342-1461. Visit www.taylorbooks.com.
Romano and Associates Law Office, 230 Capitol St., Suite 200, Charleston, WV 25301. 304-345-2626; www.ro-law.com.
Sky Lounge, 26 Capitol St., Charleston, WV 25301; 304-400-4819.
White Oak Photography, 107 Hale St., Suite 100, Charleston, WV 25301; hours by appointment. www.kdlett.com.
CHARLESTON, W.Va. -- West Virginia artists of all ages are invited to create ornaments for the second annual "artistree" at the Governor's Mansion this upcoming holiday season.