Our Gallery Gift Shop has a stylish selection of high quality decorative and wearable art. Ceramics, jewelry, wood, furniture, paintings and prints, quilts, woven and knit-wear are all handmade by our member artists and artisans.
Let us help you find the perfect gift for a birthday, wedding, other special occasions – or yourself!
Gallery Gift Shop hours are Tuesday – Friday, 11 am to 4pm, Saturdays 10 – 5, and Sundays 11 am – 3 pm.
Member Artists are eligible to sell work in the gift shop. For more details, and to pay annual fee, use link below.
Gift Shop Artists of the month
Doug Sassi: Gift Shop Artist of the Month
“That’s the great thing about doing a job you love,” he says. “You never have to retire from it—you just do it until you can’t do it anymore.”
Doug Sassi has been a potter since 1962. He has a BS in Art Education and an MFA with a major in Ceramics and a minor in Art History. He has operated his pottery in Still Pond, MD, since 1978. He taught Ceramics and Sculpture in high schools from 1971 until retiring in 2011. He has taught workshops for local organizations in Kent County three times. You can see his work on Facebook (Doug Sassi Pottery) and on Google+. Mr. Sassi makes his own clay and glazes and works primarily on the potters’ wheel. His work is high-fired stoneware and almost entirely functional.He has been a member of the Board of Directors of the Pennsylvania Guild of Craftsmen and the subsidiary of the American Crafts Council, American Crafts Enterprises. He has exhibited in prestigious craft markets such as the ACC’s Rhinebeck and Baltimore Winter Market fairs. In 1975 and 1976 he was an artist-in-residence in Pennsylvania public schools. In 1977 he was granted by the National Arts Foundation to host an apprentice for a year in his studio.
- Gift Shop Artists -August & September
- Gift Shop Artists -June & July
- Gift Shop Artists -April & May
- Gift Shop Artists for February & March
- October Gift Shop Artists of the Month:
- Sept. Gift Shop Artist of the Month
- August Gift Shop Artist of the Month
- May Gift Shop Artist of the Month – Charlotte Guschl
- March 2016 Gift Shop Artist of the Month- Patty Mowell
- Artist of the Month -February