Pisces Passions 10th Anniversary Event

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Pisces Passions Celebrates 10 Years in Sugar Loaf!

Please join us as we celebrate 10 years and the premiere of Ada Jo’s LipStick Ladies series.

Opening & Reception, Saturday August 23rd from 4 p.m.

Come enjoy an afternoon and evening of Art, Music, Giveaways and Fun! Performances by Sarah Morr & Gayle Donnelly. Refreshments will be served.

Mermaids Welcome.

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Collage

History of Collage

40 years of Creative Design

In 1971 Bruce Roberts graduated college a marketing major and Marsha Roberts graduated the School of Visual Arts in Manhattan specializing in design. That year with $800.00 and a rent of $75. 00 a month they opened a gift and handcraft store which they called Collage. Marsha and Bruce hand crafted jewelry, leather goods and also sold handmade candles and pottery.

In 1972 my wife and I drove to Mexico purchasing sterling silver jewelry and handcrafts (Tin ware, Baskets, Pottery) to broaden the scope of our product line. A friend of ours was opening a gallery at …read more

Free Music & Poetry Festival

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Bertoni Gallery is hosting its 10th Annual Sundays in July Free Music & Poetry Festival. It is held every Sunday in July at the Bertoni Gallery Sculpture Garden located at 1392 Kings Highway in Sugar Loaf from 1-5 pm.

Local and regional musicians and poets will be performing at this years’ event. On the schedule this year will be Weird Apples, Kevin Kenny (Poet), Bill Davis, Gayle Donnelly & the Mystery Box, Jim Kenny (Poet), Ariel Feierman Quinn (Singer, Songwriter), The Black Dirt Band (Blues Rock), Ada Hunter (Poet), Tony Rivera (Flamenco Blues).

On July 13th at 4:00pm there will be an (Open …read more

A Jeweler Recasts Herself

J.Hengen Design Gallery - Store Sign

[Dirt Magazine – Reprint]

Step inside Jessica Hengen’s store and workshop in Sugar Loaf, N.Y., and you might find her at her workbench, jeweler’s visor on, filing a ring carved from wax—a commission for a customer. The finished version will be cast in green gold, and set with natural, uncut sapphires.

Or you might find her brushing a white clay slip on a head modeled out of red stoneware, her dog (and sometimes model) Qweet lying nearby. Your eyes rove from the striking clay figurative pieces peering out from every nook, to the jewelry case packed with her unique designs.

It was as a jewelry …read more

BLISS Co-op

Joan Bunyan Allison Hoyt Twintastic Duo

BLISS Co-op, located in Romer’s Alley (Loafer Walking Map # 12) is the first creative cooperative for women artisans in Sugar Loaf. The shop showcases the work of over 30 local & regional women providing them with a platform to pursue their passion.

For more information on BLISS CO-OP: BLISS CO-OP.COM

Find them on FACEBOOK Phone: 518-77BLISS

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