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Artist Meet & Greet: John Riepma and Lisa Poulson

Posted on August 9th, 2017

20476214_1641755652521373_8024334040867843352_nOn Thursday, August 17 Stafford’s Gallery of Art and History will be hosting a Meet & Greet with Michigan artists John Riepma and Lisa Poulson from 5 to 8 pm.

John Riepma is the owner of Grand Rapids Glassblowing Studio. His art consists of using simple coloration and classical symmetry along with an understanding of the natural properties of glass to transmit and reflect light. His work creates objects for art-lovers to enjoy in their surroundings.poulson-2

Lisa Poulson works out of her home studio in Ann Arbor, Michigan and has 20 years of experience. Her Enamel Glass paintings include landscapes, floral & wildlife. Her process of crushed glass mixed with pigments creates the enamel which is fused to glass in a kiln, creating several layers.

For more information about upcoming events at Stafford’s Gallery of Art and History, visit our website.