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Oil City Area Artists
 

National Transit Art Studios
206-210 SENECA STREET, OIL CITY, PA

SECOND SATURDAY OPEN STUDIOS
NOON - 5:00 PM



Visit 20+ artists in their downtown studios. 
Browse, chat, get inspired!
Painters, glass artists, photographers, jewelers, dancers . . .


Virtual visit:  www.nationaltransitstudios.ning.com
 

The National Transit Art Studios
welcomes these artist tenants! 

Linda Lineman
(porcelain painting)
Holly Gibbons
(photography, paper arts, stringed instruments)-relocated from Seneca, PA
Alice Walkowski
(metal clay jewelry)
Maureen James
(stained glass)
Swantje-Elke
(wire and stone bead jewelry) - relocated from CA
Joann Wheeler
(mixed media) - relocated from MA
Gary Marzolf
(yoga and reiki)
Anissa Gage (poetry, oil painting, pastels, charcoal) - relocated from IL
Carol McDonald (pastels, watercolors, mixed media)
Heidi Heck
(mixed media)
John Manders
(illustration) - relocated from Pittsburgh, PA
Linda Henderson
(videographer, singer/instrument builder)
Judy Slater
(polymer clay sculpture)
The Performing Arts Academy with Darin Paden
(dance)
Kathryn Galey (painter)
Arnita Force
(painter) - relocated from FL
Tom Niles (wood sculpture)
Greg Knox (Bright Ideas Photography)
Jessica McFadden
(Joyful Noise piano studio)
 

Art Studios rent for $0.52/square foot/month.
Artists must pass a work review.
For information on downtown Art Studio availability,
call 814-676-5303
 

 

 

graffiti gallery 

 

http://ggoilcity.wordpress.cpm

GRAFFITI GALLERY

210 Seneca Street
Oil City, PA 16301

 

 

Special congratulations and best wishes for success to Darin Paden on his downtown dance studio expansion in the Transit Annex, The Performing Arts Academy with Darin
and to photographer Mary Morgan (relocated from Philadelphia) on her businesses Art On Elm and Restaurant, Mosaic Cafe, and the Impromptu Room!


 We also welcome relocating artists Sonia Kallman (IL), Patty David (TX), Margaret Brostrom (CA), Angela Bowersox Wyant (MD), Tasana Camara (West Africa), Mary Morgan (PA), Dave Gundrum (LA), Charlie Whipple (AK),
Ed Fratus (FL), Kathy Karanink (PA), Anita Roby-Lavery (VA), Mary Margaret McNamara (LA), William Breiding (AZ),  Dwayna Wisdom (NY), Suzanne Gagliardo (PA), George Cooley (MA), Claudia Allen (FL), Tracy Cole (WA), Shon Gaworski (NC), Garrett Heath (CT), and Ryan Conners (OR) to the Oil City area.

Thanks for helping us to make an arts community happen here!

   

Authors
www.venangago-go.blogspot.com links to Michael Dittman's books and to his bibliography of 10 Venango County authors:
http://bit.ly/fXwu4Z (links to .pdf)
www.venangoland.blogspot.com  links to Peter Greene's books on life in Venango County
www.jillswingsoflight.com Jill Mattson's book on Sound Healing
www.autumnhouse.com  Philip Terman's poetry. 
http://www.amazon.com  Charles E. Williams' postcard history of the Allegheny Watershed

Ceramics
http://www.artsimplyinspired.com/   Angela Wyant's claywork

Drawings/Graphics/Illustrations
http://euclase.deviantart.com/ Elicia Donze's pop-realism portraits and fantasy illustrations
www.jalstudios.blogspot.com  Judy Leasure's pastels, charcoal, and pencil miniatures
http://johnmanders.wordpress.com/ John Manders' acclaimed children's book illustrations
www.mikeroser.com Mike Roser's illustrations, portraits, and graphics


Fabric/Fiber Artists

www.forestglenalpacas.com    fiber art, wearable art from alpacas
www.csonline.net/the reilandfarm/default.htm  fiber art, wearable art from llamas and angora goats

Filmmakers
www.onefishfilms.com   Matt Croyle, winner of LA Webfest 2012 for cinematography
www.youtube.com/thelatonia Linda Henderson, cinematographer
http://imdb.com/title/tt0426444/  Amy Krizon, director, screenplay, Dualife
www.heathermcfadden.webs.com Installation, videography, photography
http://outinthesilence.com  Joe Wilson and Dean Hamer's acclaimed documentary

Glass Artists
http://www.csonline.net/windsofchange/  one-of-a-kind stained glass by Richard and Cheryl Walker

Jewelers
www.woodthrushstudio.com handmade enamel jewelry by Mary Boden
http://www.swantje-elkejewelry.com  handmade minimalist wire and stone jewelry by Swantje-Elke
http://adriennemgrafton.blogspot.com/  Adrienne Grafton's metal fabrications and enamel work jewelry
http://melikewoah.etsy.com   resin jewelry by Crystal Proper
http://allys-art.blogspot.com/  Alice Walkowski's metal clay jewelry
http://www.rosettagrams.com/where's_my_jewelry.htm die-cast medals, jewelry by Dwayna Wisdom
 

Mixed Media
www.susettestuff.blogspot.com Susette Jolley's paper and mixed media creations
www.joannwheelerfineart.blogspot.com  3-dimensional mixed media boxes by Joann Wheeler

 Norman Scott "Butch" Quinn:  Oil City's nationally acclaimed outsider artist
Obituary: The Derrick 7/31/2006
"Mr. Quinn is represented in the permanent collection of the Museum of American Folk Art in New York City,
the Smithsonian Institution Museum of American Art in Washington, D.C.,
the Clarion University of Pennsylvania Museum and other institutions and private collections."
 

Painters
http://www.facebook.com/#!/corinne.carbaugh?ref=ts painter Corinne Carbaugh's facebook page
www.fineartstudioonline.com/artists/FredCarrow.html  painting, sports portraits by Fred Carrow
 http://catfolkartbyryan.blogspot.com/
 Ryan Conners' folk art paintings
www.georgecooley.com George Cooley's acrylic paintings on canvas structures
www.flahertyartworks.com  Kathleen Flaherty's floral studies
http://oilcreekoriginals.com  Diane Marie Kellogg's decorative paintings and patterns
www.lpmchina.com  china painting by Linda Lineman
www.jillswingsoflight.com new age painting by Jill Mattson
www.jackpaluh.com wildlife painting by Jack Paluh
www.marciaspaintinplace.com Marcia Rankin's paintings and photographs
www.wingwitt.com and www.pwitt-wingwitt.com  Paul Wittreich's paintings and collages.
http://www.artsimplyinspired.com/   Angela Wyant's contemporary paintings

Performing Artists
http://pattydavidepk.com/  Patty David and Soul Gems rock, soul, blues - recording studio services
http://www.franklinsilvercornetband.com/ Franklin's 150-year-old traditional town band
www.HumorAcademy.com Humorist speaker Trina Hess
www.jillswingsoflight.com Jill Mattson's new age music, using sound for healing
www.oilregionmusicacademy.com  Victoria May gives lessons in voice, guitar and keyboard

http://www.myspace.com/newmenbandpa   Newmen, original pop from nearby Titusville
The Performing Arts Academy with Darin Darin Paden's ballroom, ballet, tap, jazz dance studio

www.jimteifer.com  guitar, classic rock, original work by Jim Teifer
http://jeromewincek.bandcamp.com/album/the-revelator-part-i?autoplay=true singer-songwriter-guitarist Jerome Wincek's Oil Country music

Photographers
www.4seasonscreations.com  Holly Berlin's event photography and paper arts
www.propointmedia.com  Dave Cyphert's portrait, special event, and sports photography
www.recordedlight.com  Mike Henderson's 3-d photography
www.wetlandsplendors.com nature photography by John Karian
www.gdknox.com Greg Knox's digital photography promoting the Oil Region
www.kronmillerphotography.com  portrait, nature, Americana photography by Jim Kronmiller
http://www.marymorgansphotos.com Mary Morgan's fine art photographic prints from around the world
www.tedrossinophotography.com  Ted Rossino's landscape, motor-sports and local sports photographs

Sculptors/Wood and Stone Carvers
www.angelogatto.com  stone carving, stone masonry by Angelo Gatto
Bill Brady Metal sculptor of cosmic abstractions



      (If you are a Venango area artist, I'd love to add your link to these. To add your link, just get in touch!)