Elizabeth Chapman Poetry Reading in the Green Door Gallery

“Midnight Exhibition at the Wheatgrass Saloon” is a book of poetry written by poet Elizabeth Chapman and published in the spring of 2020. It is a portrait of her relationship with artist Matt Phillips. The exhibition referenced in the title happened here at Wheatgrass Saloon in what is now the Green Door Gallery. The exhibition,Continue reading “Elizabeth Chapman Poetry Reading in the Green Door Gallery”

Westward & Miserable: The Art of John Henry Haseltine

WESTWARD & MISERABLE is equally influenced by the bizarre realm of western culture between John Ford films and Howdy Doody, and the practical realizations the socially conscious are able to make while inhabiting western regions today. Within a painting, I don’t worry about separating western mythology from more revisionist historical realities, because from my perspective,Continue reading “Westward & Miserable: The Art of John Henry Haseltine”

Call For Art: Illuminated ABCs

Illuminated ABCs Green Door Gallery invites 26 artists to choose one of the 26 letters of the alphabet and create a historiated or inhabited rendition of that letter. Entry All professional artists are welcome to participate. Dates Deadline for choosing an available letter of the alphabet, August 30th,  2020. Deadline for submission of all paperwork:Continue reading “Call For Art: Illuminated ABCs”

Dangerous: A Mural Arts Competition, September 2017

Fourteen artists submitted 20 mural art pieces with a message geared toward raising our political consciousness with the hopes of making our world a better place. The winning piece, titled, “Grow #7”,  was painted on the side of the building at 120 North Main Street, home of Green Door Gallery and Wheatgrass Saloon.  “There isContinue reading “Dangerous: A Mural Arts Competition, September 2017”

Green Door Gallery, Green Eats & Green Dot Sales

Green Door Gallery The 1956 song by Jim Lowe, Green Door, was the inspiration for the newly designed Green Door Gallery at Wheatgrass Saloon. Thanks to Gigi of Synergigi Designs the gallery has a cohesive look that balances elegance and fun and provides plenty of wall space for artwork throughout the summer as well as year round.  TheContinue reading “Green Door Gallery, Green Eats & Green Dot Sales”

Spring 2017

Who doesn’t love this time of year when the hum of lawnmowers and early morning birds replaces the metallic scrape of snow shovels. The earth is providing all the dandelions and nettles that our bodies need to cleanse away winter’s sludge. Dandelions are tough plants that contain plenty of vitamins and nutrients and are powerfullyContinue reading “Spring 2017”