The art of 'Fire & Ice'

Dec 18, 2012

The Haywood County Arts Council’s Gallery 86 is currently hosting an exhibition, “Fire & Ice: Pottery, Glass, and Metalwork” through Saturday, Feb. 9. Gallery hours are Monday through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. An artist's reception is coming up from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, Jan. 25.

“Fire & Ice: Pottery, Glass, and Metalwork” celebrates the heating and cooling process involved in the making of pottery, glass, and metal work. Artists featured in the show include: Brad Dodson from Mud Dabbers Ceramics and Pottery Studio (pottery), John Nickerson (pottery), Bob Brotherton (pottery), Cathey Bolton from Art on Depot (pottery), Terance Painter from Different Drummer Pottery (pottery), Grace Cathey (metal work), Teresa Sizemore from Nature of Steel (metal work), Susan Hutchinson (metal work), Dianne Lee from Stained Glass Bungalow (glass), William and Katherine Bernstein from Bernstein Glass (glass), Fitzallen Eldridge (glass), Aaron Shufelt (glass), Judy McManus (glass), and Tadashi Torii (glass). Come and meet the artists and hear their stories.

For more information about “Fire &  Ice: Pottery, Glass, and Metalwork” as well as other exhibits, programs or events, visit the Haywood County Arts Council online at