((Left) Implosion beads by Larissa Spafford (Right) Larissa Spafford in her studio | Photo courtesy of Red Chair Gallery) Larissa Spafford has been making glass beads for more than two decades. During that time, she has experimented with many different techniques for forming vividly colored torch-made beads, yet she still is learning new methods to…

(Photo courtesy of Spring Break Jake) The Unique Style of Bend Artist, Illustrator & Muralist Spring Break Jake “It’s like Memento Mori, but you’re at the beach,” says Oregon-based artist and illustrator Spring Break Jake. For Oregon-based artist Spring Break Jake, making art is both a way to express himself creatively and a way to…

Bend Senior Center 1600 SE Reed Market Rd. 541-388-1133 • bendparksandrec.org/facility/bend-senior-center The Bend Senior Center at the Larkspur Community Center is showing art by members of the SageBrushers Art Society. Come visit the facility and enjoy beautiful paintings in acrylic, oil, pastel, and watercolor, as well as outstanding photography. Showing through February. Blue Spruce Pottery…