Anne has been a professional arts educator for the past 29 years. She holds a BA in Art Education and an MA in Art History, both from Cal State University Los Angeles. She is drawn to the quiet side of nature and humanity, and has been working in fused glass for 19 years.
Ava is a weaver, knitter, painter, teacher, motivator, and an inspiration to others in the arts community.
Barbara is now a full-time fiber artist after retiring from a career in counseling.
Carol moved to Bandon from Sonoma County, California in 1999. She likens the coastal Oregon weather to that of her native country - Great Britain. Over the years she has been a weaver and spinner, in addition to exploring mediums such as paper making from natural plants; making marbleized and paste papers; various forms of basketry - including making vessels from dried bullwhip kelp; encaustics; oil and cold wax painting and collage. Carol’s latest passion is eco-printing, which is a contemporary application of the traditions of natural dyeing. She produces eco-printed and naturally dyed silk scarves, wall hangings, greeting cards and collages. She is also a member of the Nature Printing Society.
Carol enjoys sharing her artful skills with students who attend classes at Art by the Sea Gallery.
David left his cabinet-making years behind, moved to Port Orford, and is now creating fantasy gnome houses and one-of-a kind furniture pieces.
I am drawn to the symbolism and art of the Asian cultures and strive to display a sense of simplicity and serenity within our fast-paced, complex world.
Earl Robicheaux has been actively engaged in photography for over 21 years and has amassed a stock collection of approximately 500,000 images. Initially concentrating on nature and wildlife he has broadened his endeavor to include travel and scenic images. Since becoming part of the Bandon community these last 12 years, he has been able to capture a lot of precious moments of the Oregon Coast.
Janice has been exhibiting in a variety of mediums such as pen & ink, watercolor, acrylics, plaster body sculpting, collage and assemblage for over thirty years.
Jean's often whimsical works of pottery show both air and sea creatures using porcelain or stoneware and imbues them with pine needles, feathers, beads, wire, and wood.
Jean is one of the founding members of our gallery. Throughout her early art career, Jean focused on pottery but returned to painting working in oils, acrylics, and collage.
Joanne works in watercolors, acrylics, collage, and collagraph. She is also a founding member of the gallery.
Jodi Lee works her artistic magic in pastels and watercolors. She focuses on the many wonderful creatures in our locale along with structures and views of the area scenery.
Kathleen Morey Bailey, a founding member, has been an exhibiting artist for over forty years. She uses oils, acrylics, watercolors, and pen & ink in many modes such as abstract, realistic and intuitive.
Kelly is a fiber artist who creates colorful wearable art with wool and also makes felted wall art.
Matte Hanna expresses his creativity through photography of the natural elements such as ocean scenes, night skies, and mountains.