Artists of the Big Bend
JUDY FREEMAN 806 East Avenue A Alpine , Texas 79830 210-355-3737 judyhfreeman49 @ yahoo . com Clay Artist . My work is deeply rooted in the time-honored tradition of creating handmade vessels that are beautiful in design and functional in form . I draw my inspiration from the stark beauty of the Big Bend area . Traditions in decorative arts and woodcutting techniques also influence my surface design . Each one-of-akind piece is created by hand and individually carved .
SHARRON REED GAVIN P . O . Box 575 , Terlingua 512-739-2212 www . kipukalingua . blogspot . com sharronis @ gmail . com I studied Fine Arts at The University of Texas at Austin and have had my acrylic paintings included in group shows and have had several solo shows over the years . Since retiring in 2011 , I spend more time working with mosaics , painting murals ( residential and commercial ) and primarily watercolours . I also make custom pieces of jewelry with gemstones and silver .
KATHY GILLES Galeria Chisos , Terlingua 432.371.2100 kathygilles11 @ gmail . com Work includes stained glass mosaics , mixed media pieces incorporating repurposed items into stained glass windows , copper and sterling silver jewelry and also alcohol ink paintings . Her work can be seen at Galeria Chisos in Terlingua .
VONI GLAVES 51146 S Highway 118 , Alpine 432-371-2965 web . bigbend . net /~ voni / photography . html voni @ bigbend . net Voni ’ s richly colored photocanvases and photographs of the people , flora and fauna of the Big Bend are displayed at Earth and Fire Gallery in the Ghostown of Terlingua . Her photographs and writing have been featured in the Big Bend Gazette and The Cenizo , as well as other local and national publications .
LORI GRIFFIN 432-301-9663 lag0018 @ yahoo . com Home base studio by appointment . Work includes memory windows , collages , paintings , photography , computer graphics , stained glass , and mixed media using recycled materials . You can see artwork at the Upstairs Gallery at 101 W Holland Ave . Private message : facebook . com / DocGArt
KATHLEEN GRIFFITH 808 N . 9th Street , Alpine 210.313.6189 tomkatranch @ gmail . com Kathleen works in several mediums , including oil paintings , large mosaics and hand carved and painted tile work . Her mosaics are displayed as business and road signs in Ruidosa , TX and Chinati Hot Springs . Oil paintings are exhibited during Alpine Art Walk and galleries in Marfa and Alpine .
THOMAS GRIFFITH 808 N . 9th Street , Alpine 210-365-6341 homgriffithmusic . net Thomas . arthur . griffith @ gmail . com Tom is a singer-songwriter originating from San Antonio and now an Alpine resident . His repertoire includes original songs as well as many classics from the 50 ’ s through the 90 ’ s . Arrangements are a blend of Americana , Blues and Jazz . He can be heard weekly at the Holland Hotel and occasionally at the Gage Hotel and Starlight .
RHYEN GUANAJUATO 701 E . Ave . E , Alpine 602-400-6123 G . rhyen @ yahoo . com
ANTONIO GUERRERO Becoming Fine Art P . O . Box 361 , Terlingua 432-371-2694 becomingfineart . com antoniois @ yahoo . com Multimedia specializing in recycled & found object art
DEBRA F . GUERRERO Becoming Fine Art P . O . Box 361 , Terlingua 432-371-2694 becomingfineart . com thebeeis @ yahoo . com Specializing figurative and floral works in old world symbologies .
SHARON HANEY sharonhaney @ gmail . com Catchlight Gallery Alpine 281-686-6882 SHaneyArt . com SharonHaney @ gmail . com A resident of Alpine I am best known for my vibrant use of color . Pastel is my preferred medium and I am inspired by my Chihuahuan Desert surroundings , big Texas skies and the beautiful play of sunlight and shadow on people , places and things .
D . ( DOTTIE ) ESTELLE HARDING 432-837-5353 desertjasmine11 @ yahoo . com Shown and studies in England , AZ ; Various cities in Texas & N . M . Paintings in oil , weavings ( primitive ), found objects & mixed media composites .
ROBERT HASPEL 301 E . Cavalry Rd ., PO Box 2158 , Fort Davis 713-557-4147 WildRoseGallery . net A retired professional photographer ( a relic of the film era ) I now pursue personal photography , and fully embrace digital . I show my images at Wild Rose Gallery in Fort Davis ; often referring to my work as “ somewhat different ” due to its wide ranging subject matter and style . Ninety odd framed pieces , and a similar number of matted images are available at any one time . If you need encouragement to visit my gallery , check out the reviews on TripAdvisor . My hours are pretty much 10 to 5 , 7 days a week .
KATHY HAYNES at the Rusty Rabbit 105 E US Hwy 90 Marathon , Tx 79842 432-396-3597 Oil , pastel and mixed media Portraits and Landscapes of the Big Bend . Open most weekends and by appointment .
JEFF HESTER 215 Highland Street Range Life paintings by Jeff Hester available at Ranch Candy Marfa . Hours : Thursday and Friday 11-5 ; Saturday 10-6 ; Sunday 10-2 .
EMORY HOLMAN 803 N Harrison St ., Alpine 432-386-5430 emoryh29 @ gmail . com I was born and raised in Alpine , Tx . I live here primarily but maintain a small home on the island of Eleuthera in the Bahamas . I am torn between the two places as my work usually reflects . I have worked in acrylics , water color and oil pastel . Much of my work these days is collage which I love . I use old magazines for my pallet . I have a passion for recycle / re-purpose art forms . When on island I create “ beach trash ” art which I sell in support of THE OCEAN CONSERVATORY .
SAM HOUSE 501 Limpia Canyon Trail , Fort Davis 432-426-2162 shouse2201 @ gmail . com Oil and Pastel paintings of the Trans-Pecos region , Mexico , and other locations . Landscapes , old buildings , trees , flowers , and whatever interests him . Showing at the Gallery at Fort Davis Outfitters and The Cactus Fountain Studio in Fort Davis , Texas .
RUTH HOUSWORTH PARK Park ’ s Rocking Star , 321 Mano Prieto Rd , Fort Davis 575-621-3314 rhpark08 @ gmail . com Resident of Fort Davis , TX since 1998 . Watercolor is main interest plus paint in Acrylic and Oil . Landscape , Flowers , Still Life and Portraits . Recently completed workshop with Ted Nuttall ( Portraits in Watercolor ) at SAWG in Tucson , AZ . Member Big Bend Arts Council , SAWG ( Southern Arizona Watercolor Guild ). Contact for commissions .
BRENDA HUDSON Fort Davis • 432-426-3353 gsfortdavis @ yahoo . com Lives in the Big Bend ( Fort Davis ) since 2001 . Paints in acrylics and pastels , does landscapes and abstracts . She sculpts in Davis Mountains clay she digs and processes herself . 2-D watermedia and 3-D pottery . Watermedia from representative to abstract and 3-D from local Davis Mountains clay .
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