Pyrographers Exhibit At All Pyrography Show
Fire Is Their Artistic Element
The excitement for a small but extraordinary group of artists is building. As a very special art exhibit prepares to open the doors, this should prove to be the first of a kind. Andrews Art Museum in North Carolina is hosting what many believe to be the first ever, all pyrography exhibit. This show is special, not only because all of the artwork is designed by fire, but also because of the broad scope of artists who are participating. These artists represent pyrography artwork from around the world.
In Tom Vogler's Own Words
"Pyrography as a fine art medium seems to be a growing trend in the art
world. Where it was once seen as a craft and snubbed by the mainstream
art critics, it's now starting to get noticed more and more. It's a culture
unto itself. I look at the insight feature on youtube that shows where
the viewers are from, and they are from all over the world. The new work
I'm seeing is phenomenal with so many styles and techniques."
Two Maps For Pyrography
Michele Parsons and Tom Vogler
Danette Smith and Don Worden
Pyrography Exhibit In The Making
Artist Tom Vogler is the driving force and inspiration for making this exhibit happen. It all started with his dream and has blossomed into what promises to be a fruitful art exhibit. It helps that Tom is also a pyrographic artist. He is active in his local art community which happens to be Andrews North Carolina.
Did I mention Tom is also one of the Andrews Art Museum Directors? That is a fact. Tom got together with Annette Rawlings, Andrews Art Museum Director, to put this show in motion. Now just weeks away from the opening, everything behind the scene is a buzz. Many of the artists who will be exhibiting are also working hard to get the show up and ready for the public. They want to present pyrography, not only to the local community of Andrews NC but also call attention from the world of fine art. It is due time.
Making A Go To Exhibit Pyrography
Much help behind the scene, came from Danette Smith and Carlos Castellanos. Not only adding their own works to the exhibit but also helping to gather information, promote, organize and render the things it takes to get the show up and running. Artists who work to organize these kinds of exhibits deserve a big thank you on behalf of the exhibitors as well as the public who will be enjoying this unique show.
Introducing The Andrews Art Museum Exhibitors
Jo Schwartz and Chip Jones
More Pyrographer"s Exhibiting At Andrews
- Jessie O'Brien / New Hampshire
- Jo Schwartz / Kansas
- Michele Parsons / North Carolina
- Peter Drewett / Austrailia
- Peter Green / China
- Shirley James / California
- Stefania Mantegazza / Italy
- Terri Paulk / Georgia
- Terry Durham / Tennessee
- Tom Vogler / North Carolina
Additional Exhibit Information
This very special art exhibit is all the buzz amongst pyrography fans. It is important to get the word out for all to enjoy either in person or Online if you are not able to make the trip. Promoting this event helps to bring this art form to the front lines.
Saturday June 4th 2011
5pm - 7pm
Mark your calendars,
set your alarms,
put on your walking shoes
and reading glasses.
Make your way over to the
Andrews Art Museum in Andrews North Carolina.
You are sure to have fun, see artwork like you have never seen before.... This is one worth the energy to get up, get out and take in a spectacular exhibit, all pyrography art show. The video is just a bit of what is holding in store for you at this
20th Century Pyrography
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