Snow Creek Studios, A Chris Messer Gallery, opens in Mount Shasta

L to R: Elizabeth Mitchell-Collord, Chamber Board Member; Greg Messer, owner; Chris Messer, owner/artist; Yvonne Brown, gallery staff; Brett Waite, Vice President of the Visitors Bureau; Cindy Corrales, Visitors Bureau Committee Member.

This gallery showcases fine art and crafts by many gifted and creative artists.  There is a broad spectrum of art, two-dimensional, sculpture, ceramics, jewelry, fiber arts, truly anything the artist can create in a gifted and spirited way.  You will find a variety of mediums including oils, pastels, watercolor, gouache, linocuts, acrylic, collage and mixed media.  Subject matter will vary from realistic to abstract; color will vary from bright primaries to subtle tonal paintings.

In the studio side of this gallery space you will find, local artist, Chris Messer painting or teaching classes.  She will provide classes from watercolor, gouache, drawing, and acrylic.  She will offer creative workshops including process, art-journaling and mixed media.

Be on the lookout for other artists to teach at Snow Creek Studios.  We will have a variety of classes.  We will offer workshops in pastels, encaustic, card making, and even art business classes and online classes.

This gallery and studio space will provide a beautiful environment to display art, encourage and inspire all artists to keep the creative spark in full flame.  For the artist to ask questions while painting like “Why?” and the answer be “Why not”.

Snow Creek Studios seeks to provide the enrichment of art in our daily lives.  Please come and enjoy this spectacular space. Snow Creek Gallery is located at 416 N. Mt. Shasta Blvd. in Mount Shasta and can be reached at (530) 926-3000.