Archive | Jewelry/Glass

Wendy Smith

Name: Wendy Smith Address: Friday Harbor, WA Phone: 360-370-5686 Email: Studio: Wendy Smith Gems Hours: By Appointment Gallery Affiliations: 2018-2020 WaterWorks Gallery, Friday Harbor, WA. Artist Statement: While working as a gemologist and antique jewelry specialist in New York City, I was inspired by gems and pearls and how they’ve been worn throughout history. Once […]

Gerry Newcomb

96 Cape St Mary Rd. Lopez Island, WA 98261 Phone: 206-633-0154 Studio: Gerry Newcomb Hours: By Appointment Local Gallery Affiliation: Chimera Gallery/Lopez; Crow Valley/Eastsound/Orcas Website: Email: I have been on Lopez island for about 20 years. I’ve worked on a method of casting glass using clay for modeling, and firing in a kiln. My […]

Claudia Fullerton

384 Marsh Drive Box 2432 Friday Harbor, WA 98250 Phone: 360-370-5988 Studio: Glass Cat Studio Hours: By Appointment email: Local Gallery Affiliations: Island Studios, Friday Harbor I became immersed in the world of glass in the early eighties and have been learning and experimenting in both stained glass and fused glass since then. I […]

Kristen Douglas-Seitz

Kristen Douglas-Seitz Studio: The Painted Feather Hours: By Appointment Website: Email: Tulsa born artist Kristen Douglas-Seitz is a bronze sculptor.  She is apprenticing on San Juan Island and is currently working on a series of nature themed bronze jewelry.  Kristen’s work serves to encourage the admiration and preservation of wildlife and natural spaces.  […]

Joy Alyssa Day

3862 Beaverton Valley Road Friday Harbor, WA  98250 Phone: (360) 378-4577 Studio: Glass Sculpture Hours: 11:00AM – 9:00PM, Tuesday – Sunday Website: Email: Joy Alyssa Day is a professional glass artist specializing in blown and cast glass. Her works range from small paperweights to multi-hundred pound sculptural corporate installations, with a client base […]

Yvonne Buijs-Mancuso

1296 Wold Road Friday Harbor, WA  98250 Phone:  (360) 378-6725 Studio:  San Juan Glassworks Yvonne Buijs-Mancuso Studio Hours:  Most days, May – October, noon – 5:00PM Closed:  Mondays Open By Appointment Website: Email: My primary medium of choice for over four decades has been glass. Using the kinetic quality of refracted glass in […]

Manya Pickard

363 Jensen Bay Road Friday Harbor, WA  98250 Phone: (360) 378-5318 Website:  BobsWhiskers I began designing and making silver jewelry aboard a boat in San Francisco Bay in 1978 after graduating from Pratt institute in New York and studying silversmithing at the College of Marin. I’ve been creating silver jewelry on San Juan Island for […]

Darleen Nixon

P.O. Box 2908 Friday Harbor, WA  98250 Phone: (360) 378-1353 Studio:  Nixon Art Glass Website: E-mail: Local Gallery Affiliation:  Island Studios Darleen Nixon has been a glass artist since 1998. Living on San Juan Island provides the inspiration for her designs in glass. Each glass bead is crafted over a torch, kiln annealed, […]

Trish Morse

P.O. Box 2537 Friday Harbor, WA  98250 Phone: (360) 378-6394 Studio:  Trish Morse Hours: By appointment I was taught by the distinguished silversmith, Gladys Panis, in the 1950s on Cape Cod. After a career as a marine biologist, I now have the opportunity to combine my love of marine organisms and portray these forms in […]

Alisha Merrick

50 Malcom Street,  #501 Friday Harbor, WA  98250 Phone: (360) 370-5026 Studio:  Enamora Hours:  Mon, Wed, Thurs, & Friday 10:00 am – 4:00 pm.  Some Saturdays Website: Local Gallery Affiliation:  Roche Harbor, Artist Kiost #4 Alisha Merrick discovered her love of enameling while obtaining her degree from The Cleveland Institute of Art. Her work […]