Art, demos, music and more: Summer Open House – The Open House continues at ASiF


Artists Studio in the Foothills (ASiF) will host its second Summer Open House – Open Studio Night on Thursday, July 28, from 5-7 p.m. This event is free and open to the public.

Join the artists of ASiF for an evening of art, food, wine and live music. Visual art demonstrations in a wide range of media will be offered in each of the artists’ private studios and in the centre’s three community classrooms. A gallery exhibit featuring 14 resident artists and instructors will also be featured.

Artist demonstrations and exhibitions in the main gallery and ASiF studios will include: Sculpture in ceramics, pottery, oils, acrylics, watercolors and pastels by Eric Bevel, Roseanne Burke, Andrea Caturegli, Cheri Guerrette, Barbara Harris, Kristanne Heaton , Claudia Jeffers, Jill Mahanna, Susan Michalski, Amanda Paoletti, Deborah Ries, Andrew Sellery, Rose Shulman and Kathryn Wronski.

Art demonstrations and classroom activities will include a multi-colored relief printmaking demonstration by Lani Zila representing ASiF’s new Young Artist Programs (YAPs) offering lessons in a wide range of media for children – now in session and will continue this fall; a watercolor demonstration by Cheri Guerrette representing her popular painting classes for adults and children; and a clay art demonstration and question-and-answer session offered by instructor Claudia Jeffers’ Mud Hut program representing her year-round series of building classes for adults and teens, which include teaching a wide range of techniques through culturally diverse themed courses.

This will be the second of three Summer Open House – Open Studio Night events at ASiF which will be held on the last Thursdays of June, July and August.

ASiF is located at 940 Idaho Maryland Road in Grass Valley. The gallery is open on Saturdays from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. or by appointment. For more information, visit or call 530-274-7000.

Source: Artists Studio in the Foothills

Instructor Lani Zila prepares her engraving demo for the ASiF Summer Open House – Open Studio Night on Thursday, July 28 from 5-7 p.m.
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ASiF’s Summer Open House – Open Studio Night features art exhibits and demonstrations by 14 artists, wine, food and live music.
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