The PNWS Membership Committee is starting a article to introduce new members. Our intention is produce a posting of members who have joined us in the previous month. We’ll give a little information on each member, their medium(s), interest in PNWS, other skills and interests. We intend to expand to include photos of work, and other more detailed information, including contact information, social media, etc. A work in progress.
For our kick-off, here are the members who have joined us since May.
Joining us in July
Luke Hegeman Portland, OR Medium: Metal, thus far. Referred by: The Google Interests: Learn, learn, ;learn from others, Meeting other artists Volunteer Opportunities: Calls, Education Committee, Membership, Newsletter, President Assistant, Publicity, Records, Shows, Volunteer Committee Other Skills and Talents: graphic design/communication, anything landscape architecture related, writing, editing.
Thorton (called Tony) Rockwell Troutdale, OR THORNTONROCKWELL.COM Medium: Ceramics, multimedia including drawing, painting, oil acrylic, watercolor, ceramic under/over glazes. Referred by: Russell Ford. Interests: Connect with other artists, get my work shown, take ceramic workshops. Volunteer Opportunities: Calls for Artists, Education Committee, Show Committee Other Skills and Talents: Life drawing, sculping in clay, portrait sculpture, fine art painting and conservation (retired from conservation)
Joining us in June
Missy Douglas Seattle, WA https://www.uckiood.com/ Medium: Mixed media: resin, fiberglass, wood. Referred by: Instagram Interests: Exhibition Opportunities Other Skills and Talents: Articles.
Steve Jensen Seattle, WA http://stevejensenstudios.com Medium: Mixed media Referred: Facebook Interests: Connect with other artists
Sara Young Bellingham, WA www.spikeofalltrades.com Medium: Ceramics, wood Interests: Connect with other artists, get my work in front of more eyes. Other Skills and Talents: Social Media, Publicity Committee, Newsletter, Education Committee I have an MBA, so I have business acumen, I’m a writer, and also excel at social media.
Joining us in May
Erick Martinez Vancouver, WA www.emartinezart.com http://www.emartinezart.com/ Medium: Ceramic, wire, mixed media Referred by: Bob Deasy Interests: I would like to connect with other artists, learn new methods and techniques, and show my art. Other Skills and Talents: I have experience creating content for social media, teaching, working with kids, and creating figurative sculptures with clay. I am bilingual. I speak Spanish and English. Volunteer Interests: Calls for Artists, Education Committee, Grants, Publicity Committee, Social Media, Show Committee