”Made By Hand: Functional and Decorative Crafts” is the
fall exhibit at the Almont Gallery, 342 W. Main St.
artists Laura Fesser, Lynn Gaffey, Steve Mizener and Mary
Smith, it runs from Oct. 1 to Nov. 14.
canvases, ornaments and boxes are decorated with jewel like
leaves, flowers and branches from polymer clay.
fused glass bracelets, pendants and earrings glow with varying
iridescent colors. She also makes functional pieces such as
salt and pepper shakers, glassware and vases.
work ranges from whimsical ceramic vases, cups and serving
plates to large-scale portraits and busts, all from clay. He
reworks and polishes salvaged Mississippi driftwood to create
cocktail tables and sculptures.
baskets are functional and decorative, ranging from serving
pieces to catch-all boxes. The pieces fit in dŽcors from
modern to rustic.
more information, call 262-542-1522 or visit