Author: Janelle Faignant

Chaffee’s June Artist of the Month

Chaffee’s June Artist of the Month

When a painting is working out it is because the colors and values and composition are telling a story about our existence as humans. That thought comes from Mendon artist Christine Holzschuh, “Painter of Fun and Figures, and Colorful Contemporary Oil Paintings,” at her own…

Chaffee’s May Artist of the Month

Chaffee’s May Artist of the Month

There’s an old quote that the function of art (is) to renew our perception, and Chaffee artist of the month Colleen Wilcox has a body of work that epitomizes that idea, with a unique spin on quotes themselves. It might be the fun shapes that…

Chaffee’s April Artist of the Month

Chaffee’s April Artist of the Month

There’s a good chance you’re already a fan of Kathryn Wiegers art, without even knowing it. The mother of five (!) is responsible for many of the heartwarming murals on the brick buildings downtown, and as a juried member, her latest piece is proudly on…

Chaffee’s March Artist of the Month

Chaffee’s March Artist of the Month

What do old houses, Joseph Citro’s book covers, and Seven Days have in common? Rutland, Vermont born-and-raised artist Robert Waldo Brunelle Jr. You may know his work from any number of places. But his paintings, book illustrations, sculptures, and weekly cartoons for Seven Days only…