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Episode #4: Door County Special Edition

Special Edition

Art for Life Podcast by Gallery’s Choice
Episode #4: Door County Special Edition

Welcome to episode #4 of the Art for Life Podcast! Check out our show notes below for helpful links to the galleries, artists and restaurants mentioned in this podcast.

Show Notes:

In this episode, we share our favorite haunts from summer vacation in Door County, WI. With so many great artisans and the great natural beauty of the surroundings Door County is a natural for inspiration and relaxation. We hope you find this information useful and hope to see you in Wisconsin this summer!

Episode #4: Door County Special Edition.

In this episode, Matt Bannon and Katie Jarecki join your hosts, Rose and Bill Jarecki, as they recap an eventful and inspiring vacation.  This accounting of their travels will provide highlights of their trip and helpful resources for your summer vacation planning.  As patrons of the gallery’s in the Door County region, this episode is part of our research effort to find and support art and artist colonies in the greater Midwest.


On the way up to Door County, there are some amazing places you’ll want to stop: Check out the Hot Shop in Racine and Popelka Trenchard Glass in Sturgeon Bay!

Glass Blowing at The Hot Shop in Racine, WI

Popelka Trenchard Glass in Sturgeon Bay, WI.

Finally we landed in Door, at our favorite resort!

Inspiration awaits from the window of the Landmark Resort in Door County, WI.
My window to inspiration from the Landmark Resort, Door County WI.

PKJ Designs

Sturgeon Bay, WI

Popelka Trenchard Glass

64 S 2nd Avenue, Sturgeon Bay, WISCONSIN 54235  


Racine, WI

Hot Shop Glass

239 Wisconsin Ave, Racine, WI 53403

(262) 833-0095

Door County, WI

Edgewood Orchard Gallery

4140 Peninsula Players Rd, Fish Creek, WI 54212

(920) 868-3579

Door County Kayak Tours- Cave Point

6325 WI-57, Sturgeon Bay, WI 54235

(920) 355-2925

Cave Point County Park

5360 Schauer Rd, Sturgeon Bay, WI 54235

Go Guide and Dining Guide 

Arts Guide

Edible Door

Good Eggs

9820 Brookside Ln, Ephraim, WI 54211

Door County Pulse Podcast

June 14, 2019


Not Licked Yet

4054 Main St, Fish Creek, WI 54212

(920) 868-2617

Wilsons Restaurant

9990 Water St S, Ephraim, WI 54211

(920) 854-2041

Peninsula State Park

9462 Shore Rd, Fish Creek, WI 54212

(920) 868-3258

PKJ Designs

10000 Pioneer Lane
PO Box 337
Ephraim, WI 54211



Pamela Jeffcoat – Jewelry

Michael Beaster – Wood working

Betty Williams Carbol – Heart Pins

Marcia Nichols – Painting

Richard Einerson – Wood Bowls

Blue Dolphin House

10320 N Water St, Ephraim, WI 54211

(920) 854-4113

George Burr Gallery

10325 Highway 42
Ephraim, WI


Geoffrey Lardiere

9868 Hidden Spring Rd., Ephraim, WI

(920) 854-1885

Plum Bottom Gallery

4999 Plum Bottom Rd, Egg Harbor, WI 54209

(920) 743-2819


Plum Bottom Gallery – Downtown:

7813 State Hwy 42
Egg Harbor, WI 54209

(920) 743-2819

Landmark Resort

Carrington Restaurant


Trolly Tours

Coyote Roadhouse

Also Check out:

Wisconsin Cheese

Hwy 42, just South of Egg harbor, WI


This episode was self-sponsored by Gallery’s Choice. Gallery’s Choice is a family-friendly art and gift gallery with a hands on art focus. Featuring the stained glass art of Rose and Bill Jarecki, the art gallery is home to more than 75 local area artists in a variety of media. In it’s 16th year of operation in the Downers Grove, IL area, the gallery teaches classes for young and old at all skill levels in glass art, including stained glass, fused glass, mosaics; fine art, drawing, painting (watercolor, oils and acrylics), and jewelry including metalsmithing, silver clay, and enameling. For a full line up of current classes, check out

Special Recognition:

Royalty free music and sounds in this podcast were sourced from the
YouTube Audio Library
with special shout out to the artists of this episode’s featured tracks:
“Your’re There”
“Stacy and George”
The Mini Vandals


  1. Lyndi Sue Hofstra says

    I loved it all but the glass works were so far beyond I would have imagined! And the results art work so varied. Thanks for sharing some wonders from Wisconsin ⭐️⭐️

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