CRAFT PDX: A Block Party

Sunday in the Park With Portland Open Studios Artists At CRAFT PDX: A Block Party By Susan Gallacher-Turner Above, Robin Bown (left) and Joni Mitchell, at Craft PDX. The sun was shining. The music was playing. And artists were sculpting stone, metal and clay. Painting. Making prints. Weaving. Carving wood. Basket making. Drawing on eggs […]

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Robin Bown, Turning Eggs into Art

By Susan Gallacher-Turner Above, Ukrainian eggs by Robin Bown. As I looked through the Portland Open Studios Calendar and Tour Guide, I was captivated by the colorful, intricate designs of Robin Bown’s artwork. What was even more fascinating was the fact that these amazing art pieces were originally eggs. Chicken eggs. Goose eggs. Even ostrich […]

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