Women’s Fine Art Galleries of Egg Harbor’s annual “Progressive Art Crawl” is happening Thursday, August 10 from 4-8pm. Five Egg Harbor Gallery owners and artists representing Angela Lensch Gallery, Cappaert Contemporary Gallery, Lost Moth Gallery , Off the Wheel Pottery and Brilliant Stranger invite you to an art celebration and delectable samples of their favorite ethnic foods.
These five galleries offer a diversity of art in all mediums. The crawl starts at 4:00pm continuing until 8:00pm. The Progressive Art Crawl will offer a smorgasbord of fabulous art and great food at each stop, the samples of each gallery owners ethnic food creations related to their world travels and memories. The event is free. All five galleries are in Egg Harbor, there will be a map on the punch card you pick up at your first gallery stop. Once you have all five galleries punched on your card you are eligible for a drawing for a gift certificate.
Angela Mensch Gallery Lensch’s unique, hand –woven, gold and silver jewelry as well as a variety of fine art jewelry, glass, sculpture and photography by local and regional artists. Colleen Bins of Chief Oshkosh will be showing intricate silver and gold metal work and more. Featured food is a traditional white corn bread native to the Oneida Nation with a strawberry maple drink.
Cappaert Gallery Ginnie Cappaert’s contemporary art, blended with an eclectic mix of all mediums representing 30 regional and national artists. Ginnie Cappaert’s current paintings are focused on the abstracted close up images of the sunsets and skies from the aerial view of planes. In keeping with the travel theme Ginnie will be serving foods based on Italy, her previous travels there inspired her colors of some new paintings.
Lost Moth Gallery shows resident artist Jeanne Kuhns’ allegorical acrylic paintings inspired by nature. She will have a special miniature show of animal paintings. Also showing figurative sculpture, pottery, painting and jewelry by other local artists. Featured food is vegetarian Sushi and Spring Rolls with iced tea to drink.
7975 Hwy 42, 920-495-2928, www.lostmothgallery.com
Off The Wheel Pottery is the working pottery studio and gallery of Renee Schwaller, her beautifully handcrafted work, along with pottery, jewelry and garden art by 20 regional and national artists is featured. A special “Pottery Mushroom Show” with a variety of glazed and painted mushrooms will be showcased outside. Featured food is Mexican Style.
Brilliant Stranger -Ecotique One of kind wearable art garments and accessories by Dawn Patel, handmade acoustic guitars by Dale Kumbalek, Guatemalan weavings, beadwork and original paintings and limited edition prints. Featured food is Indian Appetizers – Pakora and Poppadums with Mango Chutney and rose water lemonade.
The Art Crawl is August 10 4-8pm in Egg Harbor. Pick up your card at the first gallery you stop at, follow the map on the back to visit and get your card punched at each gallery! Turn your card in at the 5th gallery you visit to be eligible for a gift certificate drawing. Call 920-495-2928 for more information.