Portland Area Art Events

CERAMICS AND PAINTINGS BY TERRI AXNESS

Camas, Washington has a Friday event, 5 - 8 pm where the whole town is open to a festive evening.

GALLERY OPENING RECEPTION FIRST FRIDAY, AUGUST 3,  5 - 8 PM IN CAMAS, WA
Wine, refreshments and music by Paul Chasman

Terri Axness, a retired art teacher, is a painter and potter known for the diversity of her work. Terri was raised in Baker City, Oregon.  She received her BA from the University of Oregon, her MS in Education from Eastern Oregon University and taught art in public schools for over thirty years. Terri works in acrylic, oil, pencil, watercolor and clay capturing a wide variety of subject matter from the serious to the whimsical.

In her ceramic studio, Terri fires in electric and gas kilns showcasing both her thrown and hand built ceramics.  Her love of design coupled with a lifetime of experience in different media allows Terri to produce unique and collectible works.  She states, "I enjoy the complexity of clay, the endless possibilities, and the challenges.  The incredible diversity in the Pacific Northwest provides infinite subject matter. I enjoy exploring the many components of where we live in a variety of media including clay."