August Happenings at the Gallery

Award winning master acoustic guitarist, singer songwriter Chris Madsen will be performing at the Silverton Gallery Saturday Aug. 25 at 7:30 pm.

Dubbed `Lord of the Strings` for his exceptional virtuosity he has enjoyed a career that has in addition to live performance and recording included being a sought after studio musician, scores for film and television, founder of two successful music schools, and for a decade head of course development for Yamaha Guitar.

August 12-26th : Grass Roots and Sprouts Community Art Show. This annual event showcases the work of around 20 Slocan Valley Artists, working in a variety of disciplines from painting, to sculpture, mosaics and more! Opening party, Thursday, August 16th, 7 pm with music by Matt Fry. Art Gallery is open every day 2-6pm, except on Sunday, August 19th. See the following pages for the description of two great guitarists/singers coming to the gallery this month.

Two openings on Thursday, August 16 – Hidden Garden Gallery’s show of weaving by Katharine Dickerson and the Grass Roots and Sprouts Community Art Show. Suggest you do an “art opening walk” and check them both out.