Mobile Workshop with Liz Coats
May
16
6:30 PM18:30

Mobile Workshop with Liz Coats

Join us for a copper mobile making workshop with the lovely Liz Coats.

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Come on in and have some fun making a mobile to dress up your garden or home. Liz will teach different wire wrapping techniques to attach beads, trinkets, baubles and more to create a one-of-a-kind mobile.

  • Workshop fee is $45 plus a $10 mobile supply frame kit.

  • Frame kit includes: simple spiral copper frame (as shown to the left above), 16 gauge wire, 20 gauge wire, an assortment of miscellaneous beads and findings. If you have items from home that you would like to incorporate into the mobile (buttons, beads, sticks, found objects etc) please bring them along!

  • Complimentary wine & seltzer will be served. :)

  • To reserve your space for this workshop, email info@galleryonpark.com. Space is limited to 10 participants.

Grab a friend and join us. We look forward to seeing you soon!

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May
11
9:30 AM09:30

Live Portraits by Paul Zecher

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PAFA graduate and portraitist, Paul Zecher will be joining us creating live charcoal portraits in front of Gallery on Park!

Sillouette composed charcoal portraits will be drawn live from 9:30-1:30. Walk ups are welcome, but if you would like to reserve a time, email us at info@galleryonpark.com.

You are also welcome to bring in a photo and Paul will create a portrait at his home after the event and have it ready for you to pick up at a later date.

Portraits cost is $65.

If you aren't interested in have a commissioned portrait, don't let that stop you from coming by! It is opening day at The Swarthmore Farmers Market (right across the street) so grab some goodies and then come on by and watch the artist in action. It should be a really fun day!

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Bracelet Workshop with Spitfire Design Jewelry
Apr
14
1:00 PM13:00

Bracelet Workshop with Spitfire Design Jewelry

Join us as we fashion bracelets using genuine crystals, spacers and glass beads. Through the direction of the fun and knowledgeable Holly Thomas of Spitfire Designs, you'll learn all about technique, bead placement and composition creating a bracelet of your own design. 

  • Sunday, April 14th from 1-3pm at 104 Park Avenue.

  • Workshop fee is $60 which includes all the materials and tools you will need to create a wonderful one-of-a-kind piece of your own to take home!

  • To reserve your space for this workshop, email info@galleryonpark.com. Space is limited to 9 participants.


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First Friday Opening Reception
Apr
5
6:00 PM18:00

First Friday Opening Reception

Mixed Media work by J. Rossi

Need a dose of May flowers in April? The vibrant mixed media work of J. Rossi will be on display for the month at Gallery on Park.  Come see this new exhibit, meet the artist and enjoy wine with light refreshments at our First Friday opening reception, Friday April 5th from 6-8pm.

All are welcome!

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First Friday Featured Artists Reception
Mar
1
6:00 PM18:00

First Friday Featured Artists Reception

In celebration of Youth Art Month, we are excited to announce that the Strath Haven AP Art students will be our featured artists for March! 

Please join us Friday, March 1st to enjoy complimentary refreshments and appreciate the amazing and varied works created by these talented young artists.

Jaclyn Angelus, Helen Ashbrook, Jacob Davidson, Hayden Davis, Grace Forbes, Syndey Fransen, Jocelyn Govannicci, Erica Hartman, Grace Hodges, Kira Lorraine, Adwaita Patil , Sarah Peichel, Nora Scott and Caroline Zidek.

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Fabulous Bead and Wire Earring Workshop
Feb
10
1:00 PM13:00

Fabulous Bead and Wire Earring Workshop

We had so much fun with our last workshop, that Barbara is back! This time participants will learn wire wrapping techniques using metal, ceramic and glass beads to create a one-of-a-kind pair of earrings to take home or give as a gift just in time for Valentine’s Day!

Join us at Gallery on Park, Sunday February 10th from 1-4pm.

The cost for the workshop is $65 which includes all materials needed to make a pair of earrings and also includes one of Barbaras very cool Vamp Cards to display your new earrings!

To reserve your spot email info@galleryonpark.com

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Participants are welcome to bring more of their own components if they would like to make multiple pairs of earrings and we will also have extra components available for sale at the workshop if desired.

Workshop is limited to 10 participants. (Also note that the winter weather date will be the following Sunday, February the 17th)



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Pottery Shard Necklace Workshop with Barbara Hanselman
Jan
12
1:00 PM13:00

Pottery Shard Necklace Workshop with Barbara Hanselman

Second Saturday Workshop

Come join us as we fashion necklaces from ceramic shards, beads, wire & cord. Through the direction of Barbara Hanselman, you'll discover innovative ways to wire pottery shards while creating a necklace of your own design. Feel free to bring your own adornments and wire tools.

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The cost is $65 and includes all the materials you will need to create a wonderful one-of-a-kind piece of your own!

To reserve your space for this workshop, email info@galleryonpark.com. Space is limited to 10 participants.

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December Featured Artist Reception
Dec
8
6:00 PM18:00

December Featured Artist Reception

Our Second Saturday event will be an opening reception for featured artist, Maxine Manges.

Please join us from 6-8pm on Saturday December 8th for a wine and cheese opening reception where you can meet Maxine and view her paintings and pottery that will be on display for the month of December.

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First Friday Meet The Artists Event
Dec
7
6:00 PM18:00

First Friday Meet The Artists Event

Our grand opening was a huge success, so much so that many of you could not get in the door! Because of your interest we are having another meet and greet at Gallery on Park.

Please join us from 6-8pm for a wine and cheese reception. Meet the artists and enjoy the company of other art lovers.

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SHOP SMALL SATURDAY!
Nov
24
9:00 AM09:00

SHOP SMALL SATURDAY!

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When you do your holiday shopping at Gallery on Park, you are giving right back to the artists in your own town and community. All the artists represented are from Swarthmore and the surrounding Philadelphia area.

As a special bonus, on Small Business Saturday we will be giving a free hand painted greeting card to the first 50 customers who spend over $50!

Shopping local is just one of the many ways you can support local communities directly.

We look forward too seeing you soon! xo m

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November Featured Artist Opening Reception
Nov
2
to Nov 3

November Featured Artist Opening Reception

Our First Friday event will be an opening reception for featured artist, Polly Dressler Bech.

Please join us from 5-7pm on Friday November 2nd for a wine and cheese opening reception where you may view Polly’s quilts that will be on display for the month of November and meet the artist.

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For more information on Polly, her work and future events, please visit her website.

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Oct
6
1:00 PM13:00

Encaustic Workshop

“Waters Edge” ~by Mimi Muhlenberg

“Waters Edge” ~by Mimi Muhlenberg

Please join us for an encaustic workshop and demonstration hosted by encaustic painter, Mimi Muhlenberg.

The workshop will take place in our beautiful and inspiring side garden at 104 Park Avenue where you will learn the technique of encaustic painting and create your own piece on wood to take home!

Cost for the workshop is $45 and includes all materials. Space is limited to 10 participants, so reserve your spot today by emailing Gallery on Park or just stop on in!

Gallery Hours: Wednesday - Sunday: 11-6

Hope to see you there!

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