2013 National Spring Art Show at Whistle Pik Galleries – April 5 to May 31

WhistlePik Galleries‘ annual Spring Show features new works from a select group of their national artists.  Please check the website to see a list of the participating artists who will be creating new works for you to add to your collection.  Opening artist reception on April 5 from 6 to 8 pm during First Friday Art Walk Fredericksburg.

Gladys Roldan-de-Moras One Woman Art Show at Insight Gallery – Oct 3-21

Gladys Roldan-de-Moras transports viewers to the old world of her beloved Mexican and Columbian heritage with often romanticized figurative works.  From brightly adorned Charreadas to the Vaqueros and Charros in their conventional attire, her work speaks of culture, history and tradition that still reigns timeless in its beauty.  Opening artist reception on October 3 from 6 to 8 pm during First Friday Art Walk Fredericksburg. InSight Gallery is at 214 W. Main St. Call (830) 997-9920 for more information.

“Tis the Season for Jewels” Trunk Show at Artisans – December 5

Showcasing the fabulous talents of our finest jewelry artists!  From noon to 8 pm during First Friday Art Walk Fredericksburg. Artisans is at 234 W. Main St. Call (830) 990-8160 for more information.

Fredericksburg Art Guild’s Holiday Art Show and Sale opens Thursday

Handmade holiday art, ornaments, along with pottery, paintings and jewelry will be available from the 30+ members of the Fredericksburg Art Guild during the Holiday Art Show and Sale this Thursday, December 1 through December 31. For information, call 830-997-4949.

The Forgotten Gateway: Coming to America Through Galveston Island – April 10 to May 20

Presenting a month-long traveling exhibition by the Bullock Texas State History Museum presented in partnership with Humanities Texas. While Ellis Island’s location in New York made it a natural port for Europeans, Galveston attracted a diverse group of people from Europe, Mexico, South and Central America and even Asia. The exhibition highlights enduring themes in the history of immigration including the dangers of the journey, making a life in a new land, navigating bureaucracy and confronting discrimination. On display at the Vereins Kirche, 100 block of West Main on Marktplatz, and sponsored by the Gillespie County Historical Society.

Tuesdays through Saturdays 10 am to 4:30 pm. Free admission, but donations gratefully accepted. Call (830) 990-8441 for more information.

River Rustic Art Gallery Featured on Texas Country Reporter

Local artist Carlos Moseley, who owns River Rustic Art Gallery at 215A West Main Street, will be featured on Texas Country Reporter this weekend.  Carlos makes amazing art using river rocks he finds all over the country. Check here for the station in your area that carries TCR.  And next time you’re in town, check out Carlos’ gallery, just a few doors down from our office.

“Small Masterpieces at Whistle Pik Galleries – January 4 to 26

Whistle Pik Galleries‘ annual Holiday Show continues at 425 E. Main Street! Come view new smaller works from our gallery artists during regular gallery hours and from 10 AM to 8 PM on Jan 4 during First Friday Art Walk Fredericksburg.

Jewelry Trunk Show at The Secret Garden – January 29-30

Main Street retailer, The Secret Garden, 102 E. Main, will be hosting a jewelry trunk show by Western Vintage Revival.   Hours on Thursday will be 10 am to 5:30 pm.  Hours on Friday will be 10 am to 8 pm.  There will be an evening cocktail reception for the artist and all are welcome.  Hours on Saturday will be 10 am to 6 pm.  At 6 pm, the store will close for a private party where the public is invited for a complimentary dinner with the jewelers and to design and make your own piece of jewelry.  Please bring your own broken china to design your own custom jewelry! Reservations are required for the dinner as seating is limited.  Please call (830) 997-5507 to make your reservation.

“Winter Art Show” at Fredericksburg Art Guild – January 1-31

View works of art in all mediums as presented by Fredericksburg Art Guild members.  Opening reception on January 2 from 4 to 8 pm during First Friday Art Walk Fredericksburg. 308 E. Austin. Call(830) 997-4949 for more information.

David Cheifetz One Man Art Show at RS Hanna Gallery

RS Hanna Gallery, 208 S. Llano, enthusiastically presents David Cheifetz’s new body of work.  Opening reception on October 3 from 6 to 8 pm during First Friday Art Walk Fredericksburg. Call 830-307-3071 for more information.