Finishing a stained glass lamp is exciting. But getting the construction right can be daunting. Learn with us as we break it down, starting with tinning a vase cap!
Family legacy in light delivered! A Spring 2021 highlight as Gallery’s Choice installs a memorable custom art glass window in it’s forever home. This work, designed and fabricated by artists Rose and Bill Jarecki, was inspired by the creativity of a loving family, and holds in it a deeper meaning for life and spirit. “It was truly our honor to work on this stained glass artwork,” noted Rose Jarecki, owner/artist of Gallery’s Choice. “As an artist it is so rewarding to know your work is meaningful and will bring lasting joy.”
Sometimes the task ahead of you seems so great, like moving a mountain! And sometimes, the task of an artist is to build that mountain. In glass, of course! Every time I select a glass for one of our commissions, it is with more than just the color that I have in mind. I know the heritage that each piece of glass carries with it, and the legacy of many more artisans hands that went into the manufacture of the beautiful materials, the exquisite palette, I have to work with! As we undertake the latest commission work at Gallery’s Choice, I thought I’d share a peek behind the scenes at one of those projects in process as we move mountains for our customers!
Join us as we celebrate our student’s success: Elise awarded a $10,000 fine arts scholarship based on her art portfolio, which was “…based almost entirely on pieces that she did over the years at Gallery’s Choice”! Read more…
Take a look behind the complex construction of an old time novelty, the kaleidoscope, and unleash the power of color and light! This week’s Art for Life Podcast from Gallery’s Choice takes you on a light hearted journey through math and models to making a complete and utterly fantastic mess with glass that will keep you intrigued and occupied for hours!
If you are an artist who has suffered a dismounting blow from the recent disruption of the pandemic, if you are an art enthusiast who wishes galleries, art shows and in person art classes and performing arts events would resume, or even if you are just a curious soul wondering how we are all going to get by – tune in and get ready to expand your mind: Join us for Episode #11 of the Art for Life Podcast by Gallery’s Choice. We’ll share our story, provide encouragement, and teach a bit about how juxtaposition works in life, as well as in art.
Delivering authentic hand-crafted stained glass has never been more fun! Gallery’s Choice delivers custom rustic stained glass cabinet inserts with 24 gauge copper overlay treatments for a customer’s cabin in the North Woods!
Get inspired by Gallery’s Choice. The Art for Life Podcast outlines simple steps to gain inspiration for your next artistic adventure.
Discover the dichotomy of art and life, as your hosts, Rose and Bill Jarecki explore Highlights of artistic works across a variety of media and the Highlights of the past year as artists/owners of Gallery’s Choice. The Art for Life Podcast demonstrates how variety adds spice to Life in a most positive way!
A raw and inspirational look at life through the eyes of an artist in the face of the Covid-19 crisis. This Art for Life Episode puts into perspective the personal challenges and opportunities; sharing their story and resources in an attempt to serve as inspiration for others during this time of unprecedented fear, uncertainty and doubt.