Weekly Feature

2017-11-09 / Local News

Arts & Craftsmen Guild exhibit returns to the Roycroft Campus

The Roycroft Campus will welcome back the Arts & Craftsmen Guild to The Neil and Barbara Chur Family Gallery. The exhibit, which is set to open Friday, Nov. 17, will feature the work of select juried artists.

The Arts & Craftsmen

Guild was formed in May 2015 and works to develop and preserve excellence in craftsmanship and support and establish a positive collaboration with the Roycroft Campus. The group also aims to provide educational benefits to Roycroft members, along with the community while promoting the juried artists’ work.

Now in its second year with the Roycroft Campus, the guild features the felting work of Janice Castiglione, Patricia McDermott and her beaded jewelry, Kim O’Sullivan’s wire art jewelry, architectural painting by Stephen Russ, copper-wrapped jewelry by Stacy Smith, Barbara Strzepka’s painted porcelain and furniture created by John Thiesen.

The Arts & Craftsmen

Guild’s exhibit will remain on display in the Chur Gallery through Wednesday, Jan 31.

A free opening reception for the exhibit will be held from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday, Nov. 17, at the Roycroft Campus Power House, 39 S. Grove St., East Aurora. Guests will get a chance to meet the artists and enjoy refreshments.

For more information on the exhibit and the Roycroft Campus, call 655-0261 or visit www.roycroftcampuscorp.com.

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