Studio Tour 21

Selkie Books of Rock Hall

Various Artists

Wendy Parsons Abbott - Acrylics - Wendy Parsons Abbott creates gorgeous Chesapeake Bay land and waterscapes and nature studies of herons; hummingbirds and wolves.

Capt John Conolly - Wood Carving - Terrific, hand-painted wood carvings of iconic Chesapeake Bay workboats, buy-boats, herons, mallards and rockfish created from found driftwood. This Rock Hall waterman, sportsman and Coast Guard Captain accepts commissions.

Clara Daining - Mixed Media - Clara Daining gives us lovingly hand-made folk art; mixed media home décor; up-cycled vintage jewelry and textiles, including needle felting wearable art creations using locally sourced sheeps’ wool.

Joyce Teat Dalto - Acrylics - Joyce Teat Dalto works in acrylics producing beautiful sea and landscapes; fanciful nature studies; greetings cards; art prints; and decorated oyster shells. Ms Dalto takes commissions and conducts “painting parties” for young and old.

Bonnie Ford - Yarn - Wearable ‘yarnart’, gossamer wing softness, expert knitting using imported luxury yarns in all shades to accessorize all wardrobes. Bonnie may be contacted through Selkie Books.

Emma Williams Gilligan - Jewelry - Emma was Dine’ (Navajo) from Cameron, Western Navajo, Arizona, who lived most recently in Columbia, Maryland, although she passed away at Cameron. Her mother Jeannette was a famous weaver; her father was a champion bronco rider; both darling people. Emma’s beadwork has been in the Smithsonian’s NMAI. The work Selkie will show in her behalf includes necklaces, hair barrettes, earrings, and a cuff bracelet."

JP Henry - Photography - JP Henry creates amazing photographic art, with iconic scenes of Kent and Cecil Counties mounted and ready to hang. Part of all the proceeds from JP’s work is donated to charity.

Joan Kane Lausman - Mixed Media - Clever and beautiful “pine cone art” flowers and arrangements, each with a tiny good luck lady bug.

Robert David Lasus - Photography - Robert David Lasus presents his Architectural Art Photography at Selkie Books. The fascinating “Fig Newton Project”, created by the noted Fairmont Park sculptor, teases and delights in black and white.

Mary O’Bara - Mixed Media - Mary O’Bara creates marvelous, wonderful “shelf sitters” and ornaments of beloved buildings in Rock Hall, Tolchester and Kent County, alongside cute animals and rustic scenes.

Sherri Phillips - Jewelry - Luscious Diva Bling – mermaid bracelets and necklaces and pirate chains for fun and fantasy wear from this Delmarva retired police officer. Contact the artist through Selkie Books.

Frances Rodney - Jewelry - Lovely hand-crafted earrings, bracelets and matched sets using sea-glass, semi-precious stones and Swarovski Crystals.

Liz Smith and Lisa Sasser - Woodwork - Adorable painted wooden “School of Fishies”, perfect for vacation homes and guest / children’s room décor, along with bird houses, skiffs and more. More details and contact information via Selkie Books.

Jo Van Wely - Jewelry - Delightful Chesapeake and Maryland themes feature in necklaces and earrings and Jo’s famous Charm City charms, made with silver, pewter and semi-precious stones. Contact Jo through Selkie Books.

See these artists work at:

Selkie Books of Rock Hall

Undine's Cottage

6202 Rock Hall Rd., Rock Hall, MD

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