Category Archives: Featured Artist

Artbits-June 23, 2022

Vaccination, booster, registration. Reflections on Swanton. Jeffersonville Art Jam. National Gallery of Art, Artle. June Sip n’ Slurry, Handbuilt Mugs, Wednesday Night Live. Vermont Creative Network, Networking Mixer. Social Sundays. Rail City Fan Fest, Nobby Reed Project, Sticks and Stones, Cooie Sings, Uncle Jimmy, Mark Abair, 90 Proof, Duncan McLeod , Free Range Band, Buck Hollers, Fabulous Wrecks, Sergio Torres, David Feurzeig, Young Tradition Vermont, Hilary Menegaz Weitzner, Fern Tamagini-O’Donnell, Owen Kennedy, Amerikana, Blue Fox, Eleven, Mullets of Rock, Root 7, Boom City Improv, Ryan Hanson, Royal Towne Brass, David Ellis, David Heintz, Thea Calitri-Martin, Denis Lambert, Bill Keck, Claire Black, Enosburg Town Band, Bob Gagnon, Tony Petricola, Citizens Concert Band. Jason Barney, Northern Vermont Revolutionary War. Continue reading

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Artbits-April 1, 2021

Cancellation, Restart, Fairs, Festivals. State of emergency, quarantine, mask mandate, registration, vaccination. Spring. Janice Decooman, Patrick Murphy, Claire Graham-Smith, Zach Cohen, David Stromeyer, Cold Hollow Sculpture Park. MAG Virtual Social Sunday, Daniel Smith colors. Exquisite Landscapes Writing Place. Swanton Arts Council board meeting. Barn Quilt. Bare Bones, Connor Rohrer, Virtual Open Mic, Lake Champlain Chamber Music Festival, Jennifer Frautschi, Paul Neubauer, Edward Arron, Thomas Van Dyck, Glora Chien, John Bartus, Andrew Lloyd Webber, Brett Gillen, Blue Man Group, Rocket Shop, Tom Proctor, Heliand Consort, Mark Shelton. Continue reading

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Artbits-January 14, 2021

Cancellation, Restart, Fairs, Festivals. State of emergency, quarantine, mask mandate, more cases. Local musicians, make a living, West Street Digital, Andre Maquera. Gail Salzman, online classes, Portrait Painting, Still Life, BCA Home Studio. MAG, Virtual Social Sunday. Tapestry Workshop, Jayne Allister. Peter Gould. Ticket scam. John Bartus, Andrew Lloyd Webber, Mark Shelton. Continue reading

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Artbits-January 7, 2021

Cancellation, Restart, Fairs, Festivals. State of emergency, quarantine, mask mandate, vaccine. Gillian Ireland, Lori Niederer, Wayne Tarr, Anne Cummings, Clay Mohrman. Thomas Denenberg, Winslow Homer, Poetics of Place. Hudson Valley Philharmonic, New Paltz Ballet Theater, the Bardavon, Hadley Stockwell, John Bartus, Andrew Lloyd Webber, Isaac Eddy of the Blue Man Group, Mark Shelton. Armand Messier, Aerial Photography. 2020. Continue reading

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Artbits-September 14, 2017

Corliss Blakely invites us into her studio. River Arts hosts a gallery opening. Ryan and Slim, Insodoodler, Leno & Young, Bardela, Justice, Graziono, Slim & Schofield, Close to Nowhere, Kat Wright, Red Baraat, the Brothers Comatose, Zach Nugent’s Dead All Stars, Prof. Fairbanks, the Old Man Garage Band, Ryan Sweezey, Thunder Kittens, No Left Turn, Bad Horsey, Trey Anastasio, and Grace Potter all have gigs. ArtBits goes to the library. Continue reading

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Artbits–November 6, 2014

Jon Young is blanketing the city with art. Nobby Reed, Carol Ann Jones and Will Patton, Justice and L.A. Guns, and a whole roundup of Vermont stars perform. Comedians support Tim’s House.
Canned Poetry at one library and Skilled Arts at another. Continue reading

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