We love local art! Each weekend we display works from a local artist. The artwork will be displayed in our greenhouse where you can explore some of the finer things in life – art and horticulture. Most pieces are for sale, and all profits go to the artist.
Mary Caraway April 21-23
Mary Caraway grew up in the New Orleans area, where her childhood was shaped by the art, architecture and spirit of the region. After studying fine art and graphic design at Louisiana State University, she spent 15 years as a graphic designer, illustrator and watercolor artist in Baton Rouge. Mary won numerous awards for her fine art and graphic design pieces. Mary relocated with her husband and two sons to the Fort Collins area in 2002. She lives in the foothills near Masonville, where she is inspired by Colorado’s amazing natural beauty and by her strong faith in God. Mary teaches fine art part-time in private & public schools and also teaches art classes for women. Currently Mary’s art can be seen in Walnut Creek Market and Vines Vintage Market in Fort Collins.
Anne Gaspers June 30th-July 2nd
Anne Gaspers was born in North Dakota. As a young adult, she moved to Colorado to pursue an electrical design career in aerospace. Always interested in drawing and painting, Anne began to explore oil painting and took classes locally in her spare time. She has studied with different teachers including Jake Gaedtke, Jeff Legg, Elizabeth Robbins, Rey Ford, John Taft and Lani Vlaanderen. Anne’s interest is in developing and rendering unique compositions with thoughtful use of value, light and color in a realistic style. Her subject matter ranges from landscape to figurative. Anne has participated in group shows locally and now resides in Loveland.
Victoria Lauren July 7th-9th
Deb Funk July 14th-16th
Deb Funk of Sprockets and Spokes Photography is a Larimer County freelance photographer who has lived in Colorado for about 18 years. She started her photography business by shooting cycling races, and than later combined her passion of the outdoors and photography together. Now she captures wildlife with her lens, as well other photography styles too. She was born and raised on the East Coast in New York, has lived on the West Coast in Seattle and calls Colorado her home.
April Eisele July 21-23
April Eisele is a published & award-winning Nature and Wildlife Photographer. Her images have received over 900 industry & peer awards in the last five years ranging from the People’s Choice Award at the local fair to a Merit Award at the 2017 PPA International Photographic Exhibition. An avid birder, she is passionate about environmental preservation and ethical wildlife photography practices. April grew up in Loveland, and now lives in Fort Collins with her husband Jon and their three children. Her work can currently be seen in Vines Vintage Market and the Fox + Clover Market Shops.
Lisa Gullo October 20th-22nd
Lisa will be donating a portion of her sales made to Foco Cafe! Lisa is a local photographer who was born and raised in the beautiful city of Chicago. In 2010, she decided to pack her bags and live out a long held dream of residing near the mountains. With city roots and mountain wings, she considers herself blessed to get to appreciate and photograph vastly different landscapes and lifestyles. She now resides happily in Fort Collins with her husband and Chocolate Lab.
Being raised in a family of creators, Lisa developed a strong love for the arts and photography at a young age. She is the owner of Flash House Photography, and photographs everything from babies to bands, with a strong focus on portrait and family photography. When she is not shooting for Flash House, Lisa is taking full advantage of the beautiful Colorado landscape. She has built a large personal portfolio of Colorado landscape photography that will be displayed in this exhibit.