First Friday

Bend Bend Senior Center 1600 SE Reed Market Rd. Rotating exhibits of work by the 100+ members of the SageBrushers Art Society.   Don’t miss this opportunity to see paintings by these outstanding local artists. Thru July. Blue Spruce Pottery 20591 Dorchester E. 541-382-0197, bluesprucepottery.com Beautiful handmade stoneware for baking, cooking, serving and beautifying your home….

Bend Senior Center 1600 SE Reed Market Rd. Rotating exhibits of work by the 100+ members of the SageBrushers Art Society. Don’t miss this opportunity to see paintings by these outstanding local artists. Thru June. Blue Spruce Pottery 20591 Dorchester E. 541-382-0197, bluesprucepottery.com Beautiful handmade stoneware for baking, cooking, serving and beautifying your home. All…

Artists’ Gallery Sunriver 57100 Beaver Dr., 541-593-2127 or 541-593-8274 www.artistsgallerysunriver.com Join Artists’ Gallery on Saturday June 10 from 4-7pm to meet the gallery artists and enjoy food and wine and fun. Featuring Becky Wanless (mixed media), Dottie Moniz (mixed media), Marily Badger (glass) and Mary Wonser (weaver). Sunriver Library. Helen Brown at 541-788-5025 or hebbrown@aol.com…

Cascades waterfall, by Dottie Moniz, My Garden, by Becky Wanless, Mary Wonser, table runners, Marily Badger glass art

Join Artists’ Gallery on Saturday June 10 from 4 to 7pm to meet the gallery artists and enjoy food and wine and fun. Becky Wanless is the new mixed media artist. Becky is practically a native of Bend, moving here in 1980. In the early 1990s, Becky attended a week-long workshop with with a Florida…

Buffalo Horn Gallery 167 West Sister Park Dr., 541-549-9378 Featuring the work of Ted Lettkeman, Alix and Gary Lynn-Roberts, western oil painter. Canyon Creek Pottery 310 North Cedar St., 541-390-2449, www.canyoncreekpotteryllc.com Fine handmade pottery by Kenneth G. Merrill made in Sisters. Cha For The Finest Gallery 183 East Hood Ave. www.chaforthefinest.com, 541-549-1140 4th Friday Art…

This Should Help by Lee Barker & Yachats Seascape by Dory Hethcote

Lee Barker will share an array of amazing metal, wood and found object sculptures. While tapping into the spirit of using what’s nearby, Lee puts together components that had a prior life, seeking to honor those creators on the way to realizing something new, engagingly greater than the sum of the parts. Lee’s inspiration comes…

Madras / Warm Springs Art Adventure Gallery 185 SW Fifth St. 541-475-7701. www.artadventuregallery.com The featured artist for June is Bill Zumwalt. Opening reception is Thursday, June 1 from 5:30-7pm. The Museum at Warm Springs 2189 U.S. 26, 541-553-3331, www.museumatwarmsprings.org Celestial Visions. June 22-September 9.   Prineville A.R. Bowman Memorial Museum 246 N Main St., Prineville….

Follow Your Bliss 
by Casey Gardner

My Own Two Hands (MOTH) is a regional celebration of the arts. Each year a theme is selected to inspire artists to create and donate a piece of art to be sold at the benefit auction in support of music and arts programming in the Sisters schools and community. Sisters students and the entire community…

Eagle over the Cascades, Osprey, Catch of the Day,  by Bill Logan

The Sunriver Resort Lodge Betty Gray Gallery continues the quarterly art exhibition series with Spring in the High Desert. The exhibit features artwork by Ann Bullwinkel, Barb Gonzalez and William (Bill) Logan thru June 2. Spring in the High Desert includes Bullwinkel’s oil on canvas paintings featuring Central Oregon landscapes. The current work depicts the…

Cindy Briggs Painting Abbey de Senanque in Provence

Seeing the spring awaken in Provence, Bend Artist Cindy Briggs spent February through April painting landscapes, villages and markets near her home base of L’Isle sur la Sorgue. Cindy shared, “I taught my first workshop in Provence and it was a full circle experience to return. Upon arrival the trees were barren and it often…