Bruce Fransen the Artful Altoist

Took a brief trip down to Stephens City yesterday to catch Bruce Fransen, Gallery at 105 wood sculptor, and a couple of jazz sidemen at The Paladin Bar and Grill. Bruce is a superb sax and flute player and is busy most weekends at various area jazz venues. In fact, he’s playing a Sunday brunch […]

Yes! You too can learn to draw!

Learn to draw with lessons from Gallery at 105 resident portrait artist Ann Sharp. Lessons will be held at the Fire Hall gallery at 108 N. George St, Charles Town, WV 25414 beginning once a week beginning May 2, 2019 and will run thru June 6th. Time will be 6pm until 8:30pm.   From Ann: […]

NEW John Lee Hooker sculpture by Scott Cawood

We are very pleased that Scott chose the Gallery at 105 to exhibit the latest in his “Bluesmen” series. Check out this video to lean more about the making of this work and some of Scott’s great anecdotes about John Lee Hooker, the Delta Blues, and the whole Bluesmen sculpture series. Video by: Nick Knoke  […]

NEW Joe Mayer Landscapes

Joe’s been spending most of his time lately on large format abstract acrylics, but we convinced him to bring in some of the work he is best known for in this neck of the woods. Some of the barns and fields depicted in Joe’s landscapes exist today only on paper and canvas, and in the […]

New Fransen Sculpture

Evolution No. 2 Wood:  Maple     Dimensions:  10 x 7 1/2 x 43 1/2 Evolution No. 2 is a further abstraction of graceful shell form lines. To this I have added layers of color with aniline dyes, accenting the amazing wood grain and adding a strong dimension of oceanic fantasy. There is a certain whimsy […]

Welcome Diana Suttenfield!

We are thrilled to welcome Diana Suttenfield to our Gallery’s resident artists family. Diana has been a working artist for over 50 years and is one of the most respected and collected artists in the region. Click here to read more about Diana’s brilliant career and to see her gallery of works for sale here […]

Over The Mountain Studio Tour This Weekend!

November 10 & 11, 2018, 10am-5pm 9 Great Stops, 24 Great Artists, including Gallery at 105 greats Bruce Fransen, Joe Mayer, and Ann Sharp. Get ready to spend an amazing autumn weekend visiting 9 studios chock-full of handmade wares by 24 artists. Our studios are swept, newest work polished and tagged, snacks stacked and plated, […]

Three NEW Mayer Abstracts

These are straight off Joe’s easel, and in my humble opinion “Outlier” is the pre-eminent example of Mayer’s mastery of the acrylic abstract genre, in particular the use of semi-transparent paint. You have to see this one here at the Gallery to get the full impact—its emotional power is really breathtaking, but here’s a preview […]

2 New Cawood Pieces: We’re Crowing!

Scotty just completed these two great birds to add to his popular “Rooster” Series. Both made from welded steel and scrap. “Golden Boy” is 26″ h. x 30″ w. and is priced at $1200  “Finally Feathered” is 23″ h. x 21″ w. and is $800. Cawood’s birds are his best sellers so if you’re interested […]

How does he do that?

A question we’ve been getting alot lately, especially about the “Artful Arborist” Bruce Fransen and his amazing wood sculptures This video tells at least part of the story…

A Great Opening, a Great Beginning

Thanks to all who attended our fabulous Opening on Saturday. Seems like all the glitterati of the Shepherdstown art world were here and it was great to re-connect with friends old and new. Watch this space, make sure you sign our Guest Book and like us on FaceBook to learn about upcoming shows and online […]