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Artists who have exhibited works at Crossroads

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Tracy Burandt

Mixed Media

Shelley Cina
"Our Rural Townships" Nov/Dec 2011

Painting en plein air in the countryside around Black Earth

Nancy Cox

“To Focus on Nature”  2008
“New Directions”  2008

Watercolor Paintings

Marisa DeBoer

"Summer Themes"  June/July 2011

Various Media

Julia Flanagan
"Insightful Hysteria,"  2/27-3/31/09


Jane Gates

Abstract Paintings

Linda Kelen
"Ephemera of the Driftless Area. Artings by Linda Kelen" Aug 2011

White-line woodblock prints, Chased/repoussed metalsmithing

Ruth E. Krause

Louise Kubista
"Our Rural Townships" Nov/Dec 2011

Paintings in oil and pastel.

Jennifer Mally

Fused glass sculpture artist specializing in design, fabrication and installation

Fredericka Schilling


Laurel Schwartz
“Soul Illuminations”  July/August 2009

Abstract Acrylic Paintings 

Ingrid Slamer
"Our Rural Townships" Nov/Dec 2011

Paintings in oil and pastel.

Johanna Solms
"Our Rural Townships" Nov/Dec 2011

Paintings in oil and pastel.

Barbara Spurgeon
"Wisconsin Scenes --Wisconsin Themes" 2010

Watercolor Paintings  Subjects include foliage, florals, vegetables, landscapes, pets, as well as abstract..

Steven Yankowski
"Rough Around the Edges,"  Oct. 2009

Metal Sculpture

Jane Varda
"Our Rural Townships" Nov/Dec 2011

Jane paints in oil and pastel either en plein air or in her town of Berry studio.

Carol Watkin

"Our Rural Townships" Nov/Dec 2011

Artists, please email corrections, additions, deletions, suggestions for your directory listing. dldanie2 at chorus dot net

Current Art Show

DateTimeTypeTitleDescriptionMore info
Thu Mar 9 to Sun Apr 30ArtThe Sixty West Art ProjectArtist Jen Salt presents a set of paintings, drawings, and photos celebrating the landscapes, buildings, and unique roadway features along Wisconsin's Hwy 60.Article

Upcoming Art Shows

DateTimeTypeTitleDescriptionMore info
Thu Jun 1 to Mon Jul 31ArtAmanda Kramer
Tue Aug 1 to Sat Sep 30ArtJohn Maclaughlin Photos
Sun Oct 1 to Mon Nov 20ArtJesse Pfammatter

Past Art Shows

DateTimeTypeTitleDescriptionMore info
Mon Jan 9, 2017 to Mon Feb 20, 2017ArtAzul Sphaera
Tue Nov 29, 2016 to Sun Jan 8, 2017ArtDiversity within a Shared PassionSixth annual winter show featuring inks, oils and pastels by local artists.Louise Kubista, Carol Watkins and Jane Varda
Tue Oct 25, 201611:20 pmArtCommunity Art ShowWorks by a variety of Crossroads' friends, neighbors, and customers.
Mon Aug 1, 2016 to Thu Sep 29, 2016ArtTom KourakisReception: Sept 23, 2016. 5-9 PM
Fri Jun 3, 2016 to Sat Jul 30, 2016ArtPrairie GothicPhotography by John D'onofrioReception July 8 5-7 PM
Thu May 5, 2016 to Tue May 31, 2016ArtArt PreviewDisplaying some of the works of art to be offered at the Wisconsin Public Television fund raising auction.
Fri Mar 4, 2016 to Sat Apr 30, 2016ArtTraces in the SnowA portfolio of limited edition prints of watercolors chronicling the artist's journey along the Wisconsin Ice Age Trail.
by Richard R. Fayram
Reception April 22, 2016. 5 to 7 PM.
Richard R. Fayram
Mon Jan 11, 2016 to Tue Mar 1, 2016ArtDave Caliebe and Joanne EllarsonphotographyReception on Feb 12, 5 - 7 PM
Tue Dec 1, 2015 to Sun Jan 10, 2016ArtA Year at FestgeFifth annual winter show featuring oils and pastels by three local artists. Reception Friday 12-4Louise Kubista, Carol Watkins and Jane Varda present landscape and still-life paintings portraying four seasons at Festge Park , in the Town of Berry.
Mon Oct 5, 2015 to Mon Nov 30, 2015ArtClaudia Daniels
Sat Aug 15, 2015 to Sun Sep 27, 2015ArtCommunity Art ShowWorks by a variety of Crossroads' friends, neighbors, and customers.Come and meet some of the artists at the show reception, Fri. Sept 18 4 - 7 PM.
Tue Jun 30, 2015 to Fri Jul 31, 2015ArtChuck Tupa
Sat May 9, 2015 to Sat May 30, 2015ArtArt PreviewDisplaying some of the works of art to be offered at the Wisconsin Public Television fund raising auction.
Reception on May 21, from 5 to 8 p.m. Hors d'oeuvres and a cash bar will be available.
Sun Mar 8, 2015 to Wed Apr 29, 2015ArtPaintings by Leslie CoffReception March 12, 2015. 4-7 PMposter
Thu Jan 15, 2015 to Sat Mar 7, 2015DisplayPaintings by Jill Yvette DybdahlReception: Friday Feb 20. 5-6 PM
Wed Nov 19, 2014 to Sat Jan 10, 2015DisplayA Few of Our Favourite ThingsFourth annual winter show featuring oils and pastels by four local artists, Louise Kubista, Johanna Solms, Jane Varda and Carol Watkins.Opening reception: 4-7pm, Saturday December 6th, 2014 followed by live Jazz featuring Darcie Johnston and Cliff Frederiksen.
Sun Oct 5, 2014 to Tue Nov 18, 2014DisplayCommunity Art ShowWorks by a variety of Crossroads' friends, neighbors, and customers. Reception is Oct 10, 7-9 PM.Artists:
Ken Kiegelbauer, Azul Sphaera, Rita Shimniok Kyle Shimniok, Pam Riepe, Nancy Bruins, Claudia Daniel, Jill Yvette Dybdahl, Mindy Cardenas, Susan Colby, Scott Lynch, Robin Kourakis, Karen McKean
Sun Aug 10, 2014 to Wed Sep 10, 2014DisplayMindy Cardenas Mixed MediaEtsy Shop
Tue May 27, 2014 to Fri Aug 8, 2014DisplayBeyond the Water's EdgeDane County Lakes & Watershed Photography and PoetryA creative investigation of Dane County lakes, rivers and wetlands featuring the work of 15 photographers and 20 local poets.
Sat May 3, 2014 to Tue May 27, 2014DisplayArt PreviewDisplaying some of works of art to be offered at the Wisconsin Public Television fund raising auction.poster
Thu Apr 10, 2014 to Fri May 2, 2014DisplaySteel Ball Sculpture SeriesArtist Greg Landretti presents a series of sculptures, each a "cartoon" fabricated in steel. Inspired by the types of cartoons found in the New Yorker, each of these original and unique pieces features a steel ball and a human figure.Website
Sat Feb 15, 2014 to Sat Mar 15, 2014Display. . . unframedImages on paper,
by Susan Colby
Mon Jan 6, 2014 to Mon Feb 10, 2014DisplayPaint Creek PhotographyImages by Daniel Becker, Paint Creek Photography
Art Reception on Jan 19th from 2-4
Art Reception on Jan 19th from 2-4
Sat Nov 16, 2013 to Sun Jan 5, 2014DisplayFiori e FruttaThird annual winter show featuring oils by 4 local women artists, Louise Kubista, Johanna Solms, Jane Varda and Carol Watkins.
Tue Oct 1, 2013 to Fri Nov 15, 2013DisplayCommunity Art ShowWorks by a variety of Crossroads' friends, neighbors, and customers. A reception will be held Oct 18, 7-9 PM.Poster
Local artists may arrange to display a piece by contacting the Crossroads art show coordinator at
Tue Aug 20, 2013 to Mon Sep 30, 2013DisplayPortraits WisconsinKaren Nell McKean presents works in oil.Biography and Portrait Flyer
Karen Nell McKean website
Thu Jul 11, 2013 to Sat Aug 10, 2013DisplaySelections from the 2013 Cross Plains Photography ClassThis year the Cross Plains Recreation Department photography classes for middle schoo aged children. Both classes were taught by local photographers, Tonya Tubbs and Jane Hoffman. Each student chose one a favorite photograph for this display.more info
Mon Jun 10, 2013 to Wed Jul 10, 2013DisplayFriend's of JoeAn eclectic collection of works by various artists.
Thu Mar 7, 2013 to Mon Apr 15, 2013DisplayAlmost SpringNancy Cox
Framed Original Watercolors
Matted Original Watercolors
show flyer
Nancy Cox Gallery
Tue Feb 12, 2013 to Wed Mar 6, 2013DisplayEveryday ArtEvery Day Art
Fri Jan 4, 2013 to Mon Feb 11, 2013DisplayScott Lynch Photography
Wed Nov 14, 2012 to Sun Dec 30, 2012DisplayBeasts of the Field and HearthA six-women show of animal-themed drawings and paintings.postcard
Mon Oct 1, 2012 to Mon Nov 12, 2012DisplayCustomer Art ShowWorks by a variety of local artists.Poster
Sun Sep 2, 2012 to Sun Sep 30, 2012DisplayAzul SphaeraWatercolors and Pen & Ink
Sun Jul 15, 2012 to Wed Aug 15, 2012DisplaySummer PhotographyDisplaying photographic works by participants in the Cross Plains Rec Department's Photography Workshop.This class, led by Tonya Tubbs, has produced interesting and beautiful works which comprise this display.
Thu May 31, 2012 to Thu Jul 12, 2012DisplayDots and Lines :  Textured ArtAcrylics and Mixed Media work by Bala ThiagarajanbyEmail:
Show Flyer
Mon May 7, 2012 to Tue May 29, 2012DisplayArt PreviewDisplaying some of works of art to be offered at the Wisconsin Public Television fund raising auction.
Thu Mar 15, 2012 to Tue Apr 17, 2012DisplayIt's All About Trees Art & Poetry
Celebrating the Wonder of Trees
Photo Artworks by Sharon Auberle
Poetry by Alice D'Alessio
Alice D'Alessio
Sharon Auberle
Thu Feb 9, 2012 to Wed Mar 14, 2012DisplayTown and CountryAcrylic paintings by Jean Lang portray scenes from southwest rural Wisconsin. Some urban and town landscapes are also included.Show Flyer
Tue Jan 3, 2012 to Sun Feb 5, 2012DisplayEcstatic ExpressionsAbstract acrylic paintings by Laurel SchwartzLaurel Schwartz
Artist's Statement
Fri Nov 18, 2011 to Mon Jan 2, 2012DisplayOur Towns: Berry to Vermont and BeyondSix women artists display oils and pastels created en plein air in the rural townships of Wisconsin. This art show features paintings created on location in the open air (en plein air). Shelly Cina, Louise Kubista, Ingrid Slamer, Johanna Solms, Jane Varda, Carol Watkins.
Tue Oct 18, 2011 to Wed Nov 16, 2011DisplayCustomers' Art ShowDisplaying works of art created by Crossroads' customers.
Sun Sep 18, 2011 to Mon Oct 17, 2011DisplayClay, Coffee, and CommunityBethal Horizons Art VenturesArt Ventures    Show poster.
Fri Jul 29, 2011 to Thu Sep 15, 2011DisplayArtings by Linda KelenEphemera of the Driftless Area, White-line woodblock prints, Chased/repoussed metalsmithing
Sat Jun 18, 2011 to Thu Jul 28, 2011DisplaySummer ThemesArt by Marisa DeBoerCurrently of Mazomanie, Marisa Deboer studied art in Italy and at the Milwaukee Institure of Art and Design. She has worked as an artist and designer in film and television, theater, and advertising. This summer display includes work in a variety of media. Reasonably priced prints are also available at Crossroads.
Mon Jan 24, 2011 to Mon Feb 28, 2011DisplayCustomers' Art ShowDisplaying works of art created by Crossroads' customers.
Wed Nov 24, 2010 to Wed Dec 29, 2010DisplayWisconsin Scenes Wisconsin ThemesWatercolors by Barbara Spurgeon
Wed Oct 13, 2010 to Wed Nov 24, 2010DisplayThe Art of Ruth E. Krause

2/27-3/31/09  "Insightful Hysteria,"  Julia Flanagan
2009  "Common Themes"  Nancy Cox and Jeremy Kraemer  
10/3-11/1/09  "Rough Around the Edges," metal sculpture, Steven Yankowski
July/August 2009  “Soul Illuminations” Laurel Schwartz
June 2008 "Connections"  Don Hunt  (ceramics) with his daughter, Marisa Meier (paintings)
2008   “To Focus on Nature”   Nancy Cox and  Mary Kay Baum
2008   “New Directions”   Nancy Cox and  Don Hunt
2007   Nancy Cox
Jan-Feb 2007 Crossroads debuted with the vintage photos of the late Alfred Watson, abstract painter Jane Gates, and water colorist Nancy Cox.

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