Welcoming Gearhart wood worker Bob Peterson to the gallery. Special thanks to Sara V-G, FH&G art scout.

Made by Hand ™ is becoming one of the retail highlights of the gift-giving season in 2021 as local artists, makers, and craftspeople are creating beautiful and original works. 

Just in! Wood sculpture by Martin Conley.

The color of these semi-precious gemstones materials is a good fit that matches almost any personality.

Wearing handmade jewelry is a way of hinting to a life worth wishing for or the way to share a vibe with those around us.” Mary Truhler, jewelry designer.

The  gallery will feature a variety of handmade items which will include hats, art cards, small works of art, wood-turned items, jewelry, pottery, ornaments, and so much more! Shop local and support artists by giving handmade treasures to your loved ones and friends this holiday season.

Complimentary personalized gift wrapping service on jewelry.

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Fairweather House and Gallery

612 Broadway St.

Seaside

December 4, 5-7 p.m.

Opening reception for A GOOD FIT, an exhibition highlighting Northwest makers and crafters.

Featuring NW art by Toni Avery, woodturning by Mike Brown, wood sculptures by Martin Conley, wood craft by Stuart Dittbrenner, jewelry by metalsmith Nikki Hatt, fused glass by Bob Heath, art blocks by Diana Nadal, and textiles by Jeanne Walker.

Seaside Art Walk hostesses, dressed in theitr holiday finest, will greet guests and patrons.

Artist talks at 5: 30 p.m.

Neal Maine, naturalist, biologist, and photographer, will lecture at 6 p.m.

A Good Fit, art sale and exhibition will be on display through December 23.

 

Fused glass art bowl by Bob Heath, sandblasted beverage glasses by Rox Heath, pendant necklace by Nikki Hatt, glass heart by Bob Heath, and art by Diana Nadal.

Fairweather House & Gallery

A premier source for stylish, chic, one of a kind livable furnishings, unexpected art, and the most extraordinary accessories. Glass, paintings, photography, wood, stone, bronze, sculpture, ceramics, and jewelry made by NW hands.

Fairweather House and Gallery has become one of the historic Gilbert District’s sought after destinations offering an ever-changing amazing visual experience.–The Seaside Signal

Representing a collection of original art by an exceptional group of regional artists for over fifteen years. From traditional to transitional, contemporary to realism, impressionism to emerging art.

 

Fairweather House and Gallery attends to the well being of family, community and business through an uncompromising commitment to honesty, fairness, integrity and excellence.  Mission Statement

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Complimentary jewelry gift wrapping.

Special thanks to Avery and Will for the assortment of gift boxes.

Hammered silver ring, size 7.5, with three spinner rings of 14K gold fill, silver, and 14K rose gold fill.  Maker’s mark ME by Nikki Hatt. 

Multi strand leather necklace and 19″ fine antiqued copper chain,  double hammered puffed sterling pendant with  handmade flower. Maker’s mark ME by Nikki Hatt.

Sterling silver bracelet with rare parrot wing jasper gemstone, handmade latch, and hammered solder frame. Maker’s mark ME by Nikki Hatt.

14K gold filled French hoop earrings, with 12K gold filled hammered textured link.  Handmade by Nikki Hatt, Northwest metalsmith.

14K gold filled hammered twist, handmade Marquise style with Keshi pearl coin and 14K gold filled French earring wires.  Northwest metalsmith Nikki Hatt.

ShopSmall Business. 2021. Shop your community.  Support your hometown. Connect with your neighborhood makers.

ShopSmall Business this season.  Select from NW makers and crafters.   Support Made by NW Hands ™. Complimentary jewelry gift wrapping at Fairweather’s.

Save the date.

ShopSmall Business Saturday, November 27, 2021.

 

Fairweather House and Gallery

612 Broadway

In The Historic Gilbert District of downtown Seaside, Oregon

 

A premier source for stylish, chic, one of a kind jewelry, unexpected art, and the most extraordinary accessories in glass, paintings, photography, wood, stone, bronze, sculpture and ceramics.

 

 

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In gratitude to PW, Fairweather friend and neighbor, for the fresh flowers that provided the staging for the new jewelry.

THE SEA ENDURES display I: Pair of pen, ink,and watercolor originals “Lunar” “Seaglass” by Vanessa K. Stokes, abstract canvas “The Sea” by Diane Copenhaver, art glass bowl by Bob Lecari, fused glass fluted work by D’arcy Martin, fused glass plate by Carolyn Lindberg, seeded glass stemware, mouth blown espresso lidded vessels, handblown charcoal glass, down filled velvet pillows in marine and stone washed driftwood tones,  linen runner with edge detailing in sailor stitch, handwrapped seed pearl flower stem, and stainless silver console table.

THE SEA ENDURES display II: Encaustic beeswax painting on board oceanscape “The Cove” by Peg Wells, pair of finely detailed  sea turtle oil paintings by Vicky Combs-Snider, platitum edged mouth blown stemware, handmade marble candlesticks,  and silver leaf table with beveled edge glass top.

THE SEA ENDURES display III:  Seascape oil paintings “Abide” and “Spindrift” by Karen Doyle,  handmade wire baskets,  wheel thrown pottery, artisan crafted vessel,  mouth blown glass candlesticks, and  substantially sourced wood etagere.

THE SEA ENDURES display IV: Seascape oil paintings “King Tide”  “Winter Sea” by Ron Nicolaides, seaglass earrings by Barb Walker, beach stone necklaces by Christine Johnson, bracelet and earring pairings in semi-precious gemstones by Mary Truhler, handmade sea-themed mugs by Marcia Hudson, organic bowls by Marilyn Cohn, handstiched silk runner by Cicely Gilman, fish platter by Sandy Visse, marbled, stacked hand made paper box by Christine Trexel, blister pearl necklaces by Mary Botitta, handpainted stemware by Gretha Lindwood, and hand printed ocean scape throw by Lee Munsell.

THE SEA ENDURES display V: Abstract oil painting “Cliff” by Karen Doyle, encaustic seascape “Winter Storm” by Emily Miller, crushed seaglass fused glass platter by D’arcy Martin, ocean art “What is Below” by Toni Avery, ocean waves beeswax art ” Water” by Peg Wells, aquarmine jewelry by Mary Truhler, hardwood bound  sea-themed coffee table books, hand distressed nickel plated candle sticks, recycled glass stemware, hand made beaded earrings by Michelle Shigemasa. and coral glass by Monet Rubin.

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Staging by KD Fairweather, Allied Member A.S.I.D., American Society of Interior Designers.

Photographs by Linda Fenton-Mendenhall.

THE SEA ENDURES featuring artists Toni Avery, Bill Baily, Martha Denham, Karen Doyle, Colette Fallon, Linda Fenton-Mendenhall, Phil Juttelstad, JoAnn Pari-Mueller, Neal Maine, Lee Munsell, Ron Nicolaides, and Vanessa K. Stokes, among others through November 25.

Grace note received

This exhibit, which runs through November 25, is filled with artwork that depicts where the Oregon land meets the Pacific Ocean.

We appreciate Fairweather’s dedication to exhibiting the beautiful work of Pacific Northwest artists and their support of coastal conservation. NCLC

North Coast Land Conservancy http://NCLCtrust.org/

A men’s bracelet is one of easiest trends in fashion accessories to wear.

A band of beads gives a man that extra oomph and coolness.

 One-of-a-kind jewelry can help a man share a bit of his personality without ever having to say a word.

Just in from Mary Truhler, jewelry designer, men’s necklaces and bracelets.

Remember effortlessness? That’s what I am after when designing men’s jewelry.

A good tip is to go natural.

Natural materials like leather, wood, and stone wear well over time and get better with age.

 

 

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Support Made by NW Hands(tm).

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Abide oil on linen 9×12 by Karen Doyle

 
The sea endures, it remains stable yet it churns and shifts and constantly changes. The sea abides by its own rules the rhythm of nature and time. 
 
This piece shows mountains reflecting into water and a golden sand. It is mystical, an elevation, the golden sand and surf reflected.”  Karen Doyle, artist
 

Karen Doyle is an award-winning Impressionist oil painter. She paints luminous, colorful seascapes of her local Oregon surroundings and the places she has traveled and lived. She is a member of the Oregon Society of Artists.

Pen, ink, and watercolor original art by JoAnn Pari-Mueller.

Pacific NW artist, JoAnn Pari-Mueller, works in watercolor, calligraphy, collage, and pastel media.

THE COVE encaustic by Peg Wells

Inspired by the beach at Seaside and nature, Peg Wells has prepared art composed of hot wax encaustic paintings. “Her provocative style proves that a quiet approach can have a potent effect.” –AK, freelance reporter.

 

Fairweather House and Gallery

612 Broadway St.

Seaside

November 6-25

Exhibition and Art Sale

 The Sea Endures, an exhibition of NW artists’ new artwork depicting where the Oregon land meets the Pacific Ocean. Featuring Toni Avery, Bill Baily, Martha Denham, Karen Doyle, Colette Fallon, Linda Fenton-Mendenhall, Phil Juttelstad, JoAnn Pari-Mueller, Lee Munsell, Ron Nicolaides, and Peg Wells.

 

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The Waves at Shore Acres, Oregon Coast by Linda Fenton-Mendenhall

Linda Fenton-Mendenhall is a photographer living and working in one of the most beautiful parts of the Pacific Northwest, the Oregon Coast.  Her love of photography is born from a life steeped in nature. “It is easy to see beauty in everything when you have grown up in days framed with spectacular sunrises, incredible scenery, and breathtaking ocean views.”

The Rocks at Ecola oil on canvas by Philip Juttelstad

With artwork influenced by prior training in architecture and related disciplines,  my design aesthetic is inspired by the environment of the Pacific Northwest- the skies; the land and the water.” –Philip Juttelstad

Enduring the Sea, oil on linen, by Ron Nicolaides. 18×24

Ron Nicoladies paints realistic waves amidst the winter stormy seas of the Pacific Ocean for Fairweather’s exhibition, THE SEA ENDURES. The artist portrays the movement of the waves, the breath of the sea, the blaze of the skies. He paints the seascapes in his studio relying on the memory, history, and imagination.

 

 

Fairweather House and Gallery

612 Broadway St.

Seaside

Nov. 6-25

Art Exhibition and Sale

The Sea Endures, an exhibition of NW artists’ new artwork depicting where the Oregon land meets the Pacific Ocean. Featuring Toni Avery, Bill Baily, Martha Denham, Karen Doyle, Colette Fallon, Linda Fenton-Mendenhall, Phil Juttelstad, JoAnn Pari-Mueller, Lee Munsell, and Ron Nicolaides.

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House on the Sand

  • This weaving is a lidded pine needle coil basket. The intricate stitching resembles the waves which constantly wash the sand. On the lid is a small mixed media (wood, fiber, shell, and  bead) sculpture.

“Traditionally houses aren’t built on the sand due to a weak foundation. However, there are times in our lives where due to hardship, we need extreme flexibility. We make plans and like sea waves washing the beach every day,  things change. We survive by having multiple plans. This speaks about  how reasoning is part of resilience. The ability to reason allows us to think of contingencies giving us flexibility  by which we survive another day.”  Martha Denham, fine craft artist

Life on the Rocks

This is a 12-inch diameter by 6-inch height lidded basket. The base is wooden painted on the inside and outside. The interior features a seastar adhered to its home, the rocks. The outside is a painting of standing on the bottom of the water looking up. Pine needle coil weaving completes the base. The hand-cast lid features a hand-painted seastar. The seastar is attached to a brass ring wrapped and suspended in a netting influenced Tenerife weaving. Pine needle coil weaving completes the lid, further adorned with the mesh and colorful wrapped coil. All the materials for the weaving were hand-dyed.

  • I am amazed by the resilience of seastars. They live in an environment of battering by waves, changes in temperature, overcrowding by other sea creatures, and constant attack by predators. They endure while they cling to their rocks. It’s a rough environment yet they thrive. That is what  resilience is about.” Martha Denham, fine craft artist.

Moonlight Sea Garden

This 7-inch tall pine needle coil vase has a glass insert for holding water for flowers. Sewn onto the woven vase are sea flowers made with Mother-of-Pearl and pearl beads. This was a very time-consuming and difficult piece to make. Two different types of needles were simultaneously required to sew the beads on. One needle was a fine needle used for pearls.  The bead was strung, then the needle changed to a large stainless-steel needle tough  enough to sew through the hard pine needle coils.” Martha

Martha H. Denham, fine craft artist:
I am a person whose spirit thrives amongst organic shapes. My sense of balance, function, and durability comes from the civil engineer that resides in my brain. Always asking “what if” I have looked for new ways to achieve to the next challenge.

The passion I found with pine needle coil basketry came from my roots growing up in pine forests and in a culture where everyone stitched. After developing expertise in pine needle basketry, my attributes demanded I evolve the traditional genre into my own expression.

You will see stitched into the weaving a designed collection of thread, beads, shells, and stones.

Recent work has become mixed media incorporating the weaving with metal, wood and hand-cast sculpted/painted medium and pine needles.

With coil construction being inherently uniform, how would I take it outside its apparent boundaries? Intertwining branches, vines, leaves, and shells marry the chaos of nature into the uniformity of the vessel’s function.

Breaking free of traditional expectations and methods allows me to enjoy the craft of stitching coils and the beauty of the stitching.

It is no longer the full expression but an integral part of a diverse expression. My art is only limited by my imagination that knows no boundaries.

Nov. 6 through 25

Fairweather House and Gallery

612 Broadway St.

The Sea Endures, an exhibition of NW artists’ new artwork depicting where the Oregon land meets the Pacific Ocean. Featuring Toni Avery, Bill Baily, Martha Denham, Karen Doyle, Colette Fallon, Linda Fenton-Mendenhall, Phil Juttelstad, JoAnn Pari-Mueller, Lee Munsell, and Ron Nicolaides.

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Hand-madebeads with mouth blown glass lamp work and gold plated french clips by Michelle Shigemasa.

But, wait, here are more new fall introductions from NW jewelry designer Michelle Shigemasa.

And, too, just in from Chanel jewerly designer Renee Hafeman.

Authentic Camellia pendant, hallamrked “Chanel” 18″ sterling silver chain. One-of-a-kind 21-1045

And, too, Camellia earrings by Chanel jewelry designer Renee Hafeman.

What is designer jewelry, you ask?

Designer jewelry usually refers to jewelry that adheres to a certain aesthetic determined by an individual craftsman. The emphasis is on a particular aesthetic, often employs precious or unusual materials, and sometimes contains handcrafted elements.

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Beautiful things emphasizing tranquility, and timelessness, this is Fairweather.

 

Driftwood, burl, and plank wood settee,  hand-wrapped bittersweet garland, hand-painted silk and down filled accent pillow, pair of 20×20  flanged velvet pillows with hand-dyed gathered pleated silk pillows, and one-of-a-kind autumn block quilt by NW textile artist Betty Huffman.

Autumn landscape oil by Karen E. Lewis, en plein air landscapes by Karen Doyle, wood turned bowls Tom Willing, Art Deco wood vessels by Martin Conley, Illumne column candles, and stainless steel/ hand-turned ice cream scoop.

Mouth blown, one-of-kind glass pumpkins, hand-made velvet pumpkins, hand-made twig table top runner, tissue paper autumn leaves, mercury glass mirror, hand-forged bronze dessert stand, fused glass dish by Carolyn Myers Lindberg, and espresso glass vessel with filled with natural lichens.

“Boo” paper folded book by Mary Bottita, mixed media by Gary Pearlman, hand-painted silk throw pillow accented with hand-made beads, natural cattails and birch branches, marble pumpkins, mercury glass mouth-blown pumpkin, silk ribbon pumpkin, amber glass stand, and hand- stitched linen runner.

Oil still life by Emily Schultz-McNeil, abstract leaf art by Diane Copenhaver, mixed media leaf art by Pam Haunschild, hand-made journals by Kris Zorko, clock and raw edge maple burl table by Stuart Dittbrenner.

Staging by KD Fairweather, Allied Member A.S.I.D., American Society of Interior Designers.

Photographs by Linda Fenton-Mendenhall.

SURROUNDINGS

ART Exhibit and Sale Through October 25

Meticulous displays, like none other, with disciplined attention to design perspectives. Find harmony in exquisite materials, combined with the spirit of many artists who know how to apply the mark of being in the Northwest.

 

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