Exhibits

Opening Exhibits

Now Open!

2014 National Jewelry Exhibit

(see home page for details)


 

Now Closed

the 2D and 3D work of Barton Hatcher

self-taught artist and mixed media sculptor

www.bartonhatcherfineart.com

STILL HERE!

Visting Artists

Charlie and Linda Riggs

distinctive decorative pottery

www.cclay.com/criggs/

*See Home page for details

 

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Now Closed~

Cape Fear Studios Presents~

2013 2D Competition Finalists

Competition Sponsor ~

Abandoned

Jane Staszak, South Carolina

Ahhh Youth

Sarah M. Fredericks, North Carolina

Alone the Trees

Cynthia Sering,  Florida

Apache Ghost Dancer

Sharon Grubbs, North Carolina

Beach Buddies

Samuel Hoffman, Indiana

Beggar Women

Nancy Guiry, North Carolina

Beware the Witching Hour

Ruth Terrill, California

Briar Berries

Rose Kennedy, North Carolina

Chalmette

Samuel Hoffman, Indiana

Country Road

Henry Jones, Maryland

Distant Land

Patrick O'Boyle, North Carolina

Dolls

Trish Klenow, North Carolina

Dr. Harris House N.R.H.P.

Jean-Baptiste Renard, North Carolina

Dusk

Karen Moore, North Carolina

Early Morning

Cynthia Sering, Florida

Early Training

Josephine Hodos, Ohio

Encounter

Trish Klenow, North Carolina

House

Nataliya Scheib, Texas

In Harmony with Nature

Dorothy Shepherd, California

Jasmine Hill Garden Gate

Mary Ann H. Goodhue, Alabama

Jewelry for Sale

Ronnie Cramer, Colorado

John Knox House, Edinburgh

Sandie McFarlane, North Carolina

Kansas

Douglas Rowe, North Carolina

Legacy

Annette Szczekutek, North Carolina

Mac Tavish No. 1203

Sandie McFarlane, North Carolina

Market Place

Nancy Guiry, North Carolina

Nature's Greatest Gift

Ji Jung, California

Nile Boatman

Karol Tucker, North Carolina

No Escape

Ruth Terrill, California

Noah's Ark Series:  a Hope Offering from Gilles

Peggy S. Hinson, North Carolina

Opposing Views

Sue Bark, North Carolina

Peaceful Reflections

Charles C. Stott, Jr., North Carolina

Procession

Jackie Schaefer, North Carolina

Return of the Mother I

Jackie Schaefer, North Carolina

Rich Listening to the Blues

Sarah M. Fredericks, North Carolina

Soybeans and Cotton Season

Motsie Brooks, North Carolina

Stately Shadows

Charles C. Stott, Jr.

Still Life With Skulls

Nataliya Scheib, Texas

Sugarpine Point

Betty Hendrix, North Carolina


The Troubadour

Sharon Grubbs, North Carolina

Tree Dream

Wayne Dodson, Virginia

Trish

Kathy Flood, North Carolina


Valle Crucis

Rose Kennedy, North Carolina

Wide Glide with Stripes

Ronnie Cramer, Colorado

Witness to a Sunset

Wayne Dodson, Virginia

You Go Before Me

Karol Tucker, North Carolina

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Now Closed ~

 

Opening March 22nd ~ 4th Friday

the 2013 North Carolina University Faculty & Student MENTOR Exhibit

Installation

by

Janie Rebecca Kimmel

student of Warner Hyde

Meredith College

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Past Exhibits

Cape Fear Studios presents ~

"Abstract Challenge"

all new abstract work

by

Cape Fear Studios Member Artists

"When the Sun Runs Out of Hydrogen" by Leslie DeSessa

Cape Fear Studios Member Artists

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Cape Fear Studios presents ~

Eighteenth Annual Nellie Allen Smith

National Juried Pottery

Competition & Exhibit

juried by

John Britt

www.johnbrittpottery.com

sponsored by

Dr. and Mrs. Gerald Ellison

Major (Ret.) and Mrs. Frank Till

See winners and finalists below

BEST IN SHOW

Tea Pot

Sean Scott

Battle Lake MN

FIRST PLACE ~FUNCTIONAL

Organic Vessel 1

Debbie Englund

Chapel Hill NC

SECOND PLACE ~ FUNCTIONAL

Plate with Lucia

Lou Raye Nichol

Cary NC

THIRD PLACE ~ FUNCTIONAL

Sculptural Pot #912

Gary Schmidt

Chagrin Falls OH

FIRST PLACE ~ NONFUNCTIONAL

Jar

Matthew Grimes

Washington DC

SECOND PLACE ~ NONFUNCTIONAL

2 Step Raku

Nancy Edge

Fayetteville NC

THIRD PLACE ~ NONFUNCTIONAL

Cocoon

Sandra Y. Valdivia

Spring Lake NC

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Teapot Base w/ Storage Jars

Stephen Heywood

Jacksonville FL

Lidded Jar

Stephen Heywood

Jacksonville NC

Organic Vessel 2

Debbie Englund

Chapel Hill NC

Mechanical Cup

Richard Schneider

Cleveland Heights OH

Mosaic Shell Bowl

Tracy Dreyer

Raleigh NC

Bowl

Matthew Grimes Matthew Grimes

Washington DC

Tea Pot

Denise Woodward-Detrich

Walhalla SC

Covered Jar

Denise Woodward-Detrich

Walhalla SC

Double Wall Lamp

Joanne Wood

Middlesex NC

Large Porcelain Teapot

Lou Raye Nichol

Cary NC

Moon Over Mountain No. 6

Pamela Runyon Esch

S. Euclid OH

Pouring Vessel

Sean Scott

Battle Lake MN

Morning Storm

Angel Brame

Joplin MO

Sweet Tea Pot

Jill Dieffenbach

Fayetteville NC

Stoneware Vessel 1

Joe Hicks

Washington DC

Stoneware Vessel 2

Joe Hicks

Washington DC

Aguacate

Sandra Y. Valdivia

Spring Lake NC

Sculptural Pot #10

Gary Schmidt

Chagrin Falls OH

Gasfired Teapot

Nancy Edge

Fayetteville NC

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Now Closed

Cape Fear Studios presents ~

"...and then there was glass!"

featuring the work of

David Goldhagen Art Glass
www.goldhagenartglass.com

Koda Glass Designs/Kathy Oda
www.kathyoda.com

Cape Fear Studios Glass Artists
Connie Bennett & Lois White

 

Exhibit Sponsored by Lucy Turk Hollis Jones

Storm Pod by David Goldhagen

 

Confetti Bowl by Kathy Oda

 

Confetti Plate by Connie Bennett

 

Decorative Plate by Lois White

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Now Closed

Cape Fear Studios presents ~

"Posing"

the magic of the human form

a collaborative exhibit with

the Visual Arts Alliance of Fayetteville.

Exhibit sponsored by ~

Dr. Carol Wadon & Dr. Bruce Jaufmann

 

featuring the work of:

Alexandra Bloch, designer and artist

www.abloch-artanddesign.com

"Nude with Morning Sun" (oil) by Alexandra Bloch

 

Holly Fischer, sculptor

www.hollyfischer.com

"Open" by Holly Fischer

 

Sarah M. Fredericks, artist

Celticartist60@gmail.com

"Anthony Napping" (oil) by Sarah M. Fredericks

 

Robert H. Way, artist

www.professionalartists.com

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Now Closed

Cape Fear Studios presents ~

"Reflections of Survivors"

a photographic exploration of women who
have survived life's struggles

featuring the work of Bonnie Long
Cape Fear Studios Member Artist


"Intuition" by Bonnie Long

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Now Closed

THE FOURTH ANNUAL NATIONAL JURIED

2D COMPETITION AND EXHIBIT

juried by

Luana Luconi Winner

internationally recognized portrait artist

www.WinnerStudios.com

 

Click Here for the 2012 2D National Competition

Prospectus and Entry Details:

2012 Annual National 2D Competition/Exhibit Prospectus

Questions?

Contact Ellen Olson Brooks, Executive Director at

Cape Fear Studios

brooksel@mindspring.com

 

exhibit sponsored by

 

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Finalists ~ in alpha order by entry title

 

"Anhinga" by Charissa Baker (intaglio, mezzotint)

Easton PA

"Audrey" by Robert H. Way (watercolor)

Pinehurst NC

"Basking in the Shade" by Sandie McFarlane

(watercolor on ampersand)

Fayetteville NC

"Bus Stop" by Jane Staszak (pastel)

North Myrtle Beach SC

"Canna Leaves, Fall" by Annette Szczekutek

(oil on canvas)

Fayetteville NC

"Carissa Holding On" by Sarah M. Fredericks

(graphite)

Aberdeen NC

"Cherries" by Alexandra Bloch (oil)

Washington NC

"Close Celestial Stirring " by Will Carpenter

(oil on cavas)

Marion IN

"Dark Horse in the Sun " by David Oakley

(oil on canvas)

Raleigh NC

"Enlightened" by Robert H. Way

(watercolor)

Pinehurst NC

"Great Blue Heron" by Betty Hendrix (pastel)

Whispering Pines NC

"Laundry Day in Aberdeen" by Sarah M. Fredericks

(charcoal)

Aberdeen NC

"Marsh View" by Cynthia Sering (acrylic)

Port Charlotte FL

"Miss Kitty at the Window" by Pam Neighbors

(pastel)

Clemmons NC

"Monologue" by Ronnie Cramer (watercolor)

Denver CO

"Morgan" by Pam Neighbors (pastel)

Clemmons NC

"Mother and Child.Yellow" by Jackie Schaefer

(acrylic)

Holly Springs NC

"Ola Mae" by N. Hubbard Mabes (oil on canvas)

Fayetteville NC

"Parrot Tulips" by Sue Church Grant

(hand painted silk collage pieces on hand painted silk stretched onto stretcher bars)

Rocky Mount NC

"Pink Among Pads " by Betty Hendrix (pastel)

Whispering Pines NC

"Road Ends" by Beverly Sessoms (watercolor)

Tarboro NC

"Sailboats" by Astrid Spina (oil)

Bellmore NY

"Seek and You Shall Find" by Paula M. Fitzpatrick

(gallery wrap oil on canvas)

Clinton NC

"Serious Business" by Brandi Neighbors (oil)

Spring Lake NC

"Silent Fisherman " by Rose Kennedy (oil)

Hope Mills NC

"Spray" by Dottie T. Leatherwood

(oil on canvas)

Charlotte NC

"Sunrise" by Alexandra Bloch (oil)

Washington NC

"The Way They Were" by Nancy J. Lee

(watercolor on paper)

Raleigh NC

"Three Zebras" by Paula M. Fitzpatrick

(gallery wrap oil on canvas)

Clinton NC

"Through the Eyes of a Tourist" by Sandi McFarlane (watercolor)

Fayetteville NC

"West Side Bus Stop" by Ronnie Cramer

(watercolor)

Denver CO

"White Barn in Summer" by David Oakley

(oil on canvas)

Raleigh NC

"Wrong Note" by Brandi Neighbors (oil)

Spring Lake NC

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Now Closed

Cape Fear Studios Presents

Swathi Charya and Sita Chandra

Classical Indian Dance Performers

The Dance of Art in India


a visual and performing arts production
about
classical dance and art forms of India

exhibit created in collaboration with
the India Foundation
www.india-foundation.org


May 25th through June 19th 2012


this exhibit sponsored by


Dr. and Mrs. John I. Brooks, Jr.
Tarboro, North Carolina

4th Friday Reception for "Dance of Art in India"

The 4th Friday reception was a huge success! Enjoy the photos below.

  

Classical Indian Dancers Swathi Charya and Sita Chandra

Lord Nataraja/Shiva ~ Hindu God of Dance

 

Executive Director of the Arts Council, Deborah M. Mintz, enjoying the reception and Exhibit with Asha Bala, co-director of the Exhibit, and CFS Artist Bonnie Long.

Asha Bala and Ellen Olson Brooks, co-directors of the Exhibit, share the evening.

The artwork that was on display at CFS for the "Dance of Art in India" Exhibit is rich in Indian history and culture, and

came from private collections in Fayetteville.

Lord Nataraju/Shiva

 

Friends Swathi Charya and Sita Chandra relax after their dancing.

Visitors and CFS Artists Bonnie Long and Brian Steverson enjoying the Exhibit.

Ganesha, Lord of Beginnings and Overcoming Obstacles

Co-director Asha Bala introducing the classical dancers.

Shakti, Lord Shiva's wife, and

her hands showing blessings and grace.

Shakti is considered the symbol of divine feminine creativity.

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Now Closed

Cape Fear Studios Presents

"Excursions ~ Drawings by Michael Voors"

Professor, ECU School of Art and Design

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Closed February 22nd 2012

Cape Fear Studios

2012 North Carolina University Faculty

Art Exhibit

Works by the Faculties of :

ECU, FSU, FTCC, Meredith College,

Methodist University,UNCP

"Empire" by Sean McDaniel

ftcc

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Now Closed

The 17th Annual National nellie Allen Smith

Commemorative Juried Pottery Competition and Exhibit

a national competition featuring pottery artists from throughout the country

Best in Show ~ Penjing Tea

Elizabeth Keller ~ Conway SC

Awards

Functional

First ~ Cream and Sugar

Stephen Heywood ~ Jacksonville FL

 

Second ~ Ritual Bottle

Seth Green ~ Morehead KY

 

Third ~ Angular Vase

Carolyn Huft ~ Edwardsville IL

 

Nonfunctional

First ~ Woodland Pod Quintet

Janis Hughes ~ Alpharetta GA

 

Second ~ Conversation

Carolyn Davis ~ St. Cloud FL

 

Third ~ What next?

Lisa Gluckin ~ Bakersfield NC

 

Competition & Exhibit sponsored by

Dr. and Mrs. Gerald Ellison

&

Mr. and Mrs. Frank Till

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Now Closed

September 23rd, 2011 ~ October 25th, 2011

 

CAPE FEAR STUDIOS PRESENTS

ABSTRACT ART'S PASSIONATE FREEDOM

a group exhibit by national artists embracing the act of the abstract...

"Abstract art confronts the viewer...has a life of its own...comes from within and without."  (Jackson Pollock)

 

*This exhibit is sponsored by

Dr. and Mrs. David D. Stewart

David (Chip) Stewart, Jr.

Sarah F. Stewart

John B. Stewart

Charles S. Stewart

Jane Raissle ~ Glass Artist

Kailua, Hawaii

www.janeraissleglass.com

 

Carol Ann ~ Painter

Tucson, Arizona

www.carolannart.com

 

Constance Pappalardo ~ Painter

Cary, North Carolina

www.constancepappalardo.com

 

Katherine Minott ~ Photographer

Tucson, Arizona

www.photopoetics.vpweb.com

 

Mark Bell, Pottery Artist

Blue Hill, Maine

www.markbellpottery.com

Peter Eisner ~ Sculptures in Steel

Tucson, Arizona

www.eisnersculpt.com

 

Rachel Davis ~ Painter

Fayetteville, North Carolina

Cape Fear Studios Member Artist

Sheila Grabarsky ~ Painter

Waretown, New Jersey

www.grabarskystudio.com

 

Sys Oppenlander ~ Painter

Cary, North Carolina

www.sysoppenlander.com

&

Dwight Smith ~ Painter

Fayetteville, North Carolina

www.uncfsu.edu

 

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Other Past Exhibits

 

CAPE FEAR STUDIOS PRESENTS

The Works of Gertrude Graham Smith

(Gay Smith)

Pottery Artist

www.gertrudegrahamsmith.com

August 26th through September 20th 2011

*This exhibit sponsored by

Dr. William H. Kelly

 

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CAPE FEAR STUDIOS PRESENTS

"VISIONARY METAL "

an exhibit by regional and national artists

about the versatility, wonder, and art of metalsmithing

July 22nd through August 24th 2011

*This exhibit sponsored by

Dr. and Mrs. Kenneth Manning

Gillian Manning

Colin Manning

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Douglas E. Wilson ~ D.E. Wilson Forge

creations in iron

www.dewilsonforge.com

Little Deer Isle ME

Julie Brooks ~ Jewelry & Sculpture

www.aesthetic-emotion.com

Raleigh NC

Robin Cust ~ Jewelry Artist

www.turtlegallery.com

Deer Isle ME

Anne Cunningham ~ Metal Artist

www.anne-cunningham.com

Wilmington NC

Betty Helen Longhi ~ Fluid Expressions in Metal

Jeweler & Metalsmith

www.fluidformsinmetal.com

Lexington NC

Peter Eisner ~ Sculptures in Steel

www.eisnersculpt.com

Tucson AZ

Mana Hewitt ~ Metal Artist, Jeweler

www.hewittart.com

Columbia SC

Newmans' Design Mine Jewelry

Ken and Barbara Newman

www.newmansdesign.com

Tucson AZ

 

Sarah Doremus ~ Jewelry & Kinetic Sculpture

www.sarahdoremus.com

Deer Isle ME

Ken Bova ~ Metal Artist & Jeweler

www.kenbova.com

Anaconda MT

&

East Carolina University

Roland Herberg ~ Copper Origami Sculpture

San Diego CA

and

Stephen Yusko ~ Sculpture & Photography

www.stephenyusko.com

Artist in Residence @ Rose Iron Works

Cleveland OH

This is an exhibit about the power and expression possible

in metals...it will transform how we view art.

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Cape Fear Studios Presents

Third Annual National 2D Competition

a juried competition open to all artists, 18 or older,

in the United States

 

JURIED BY

Mr. Ray Hassard

Just a few examples of 2011 entries...

art from all over the United States!

 

 

*This exhibit sponsored by

Dr. and Mrs. Taner Esensoy

 

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March 25th, 2011 ~ April 20th, 2011

Create:  the Mysterious Art of Wood

featuring regional, national, and international artists

 

an exhibit about the patterns and figures, the colors and textures,and the form, proportion,

and spirit that all converge in each wood creation

to tell a unique story

 

Thurya Series with Silver Pewter

and

Twisted Black Wood Finial

Stuart Mortimer

Artist in Wood

Grateley, Hampshire

England

www.stuartmortimer.com

 

from the Artifacts Series

Jacques Vesery

Wood Art & Sculpture

Damariscotta, Maine

www.jacquesvesery.com

 

"Kosmos"

Howard A. Schroeder

Sculptures in Wood

Chapel Hill, North Carolina

www.howardaschroeder.com

 

Box

Larry Favorite

Custom Designs in Ironwood

Mebane, North Carolina

www.favoritedesigns.com

 

Vessel XO (Norfolk Pine)

Floating Bowls Series

Ron Kent

Wood Artist

Kailua, Hawaii

www.ronkent.com

 

Screen

Brian Bortz

Furnituremaker

Durham, North Carolina

www.lostartwoodworks.com

 

"Stem"

Lynne Yamaguchi

Woodturner

Tucson, Arizona

www.lynneyamaguchi.com

 

Diamond Pendant Necklace

Anna Kurtz

Fine Art and Jewelry

Mebane, North Carolina

www.annakurtz.com

 

Maple Vase

Bill White

Woodturner

Vass, North Carolina

Tier Table

Chris Horney

Maker of Things

Greensboro, North Carolina

 

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Nicole Overeem & Dr. David Kishbaugh

&

Dr. and Mrs. John I. Brooks III

 

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A Hearty Thank You To

Rober Levin, Glass Artist

www.robertlevin.com

Exhibit ran ~ February 25th

through March 23rd 2011

Thank you for sharing your work with our arts community,

and working with us to create a glorious exhibit of spirit, beauty, and passion.

Robert Levin in his studio.

Pinwheel Bowl

Yellow Urn

 

Vases

 

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