Open Studios at a glance
Lake Oswego has a heavy representation for Portland Open Studios 2007, the weekends of Oct. 13-14 and 20-21.
Now in its ninth year, the self-directed tour will feature 98 artists from the Portland Metro area.
The $15 tour guide has tickets for two adults all day. The guide includes a map, pictures of the artists' work, and complete contact information in a usable calendar format. They can be purchased at Art Media stores, New Seasons Market, Powell's Books, Weir's Cyclery and other outlets posted on www.portlandopenstudios.com .
A new feature this year will be two winners of the Kimerbly Gales Emerging Artists Scholarship. They are Jennifer Mercedes and Benjamin Heiken.
Besides the event Web site, more information can be obtained by calling Bonnie Meltzer, publicity coordinator, at 503- 285-3131.
Oct. 13-14 visit the Studios East of the Willamette, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Oct. 20-21 visit the Studios West of the Willamette, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Lake Oswego artists featured on the tour include:
* Linda Terhark (watercolor)
* Debbie Marble (watercolor)
* Shannon Willis (mixed media)
* Christopher Mooney (oil)
* Nancy Tongue (oil)
* Susan and Jim Nachtrab (leaded stained glass)
* Theresa Andreas-O'Leary (acrylic)