Abstract pitcher by emerging potter Dawn DeRosa.

In general, study after study, has shown that most openings at a gallery are never posted, and the majority of available showings are found through personal contacts or networking. In a small, personal field like art, these effects are only amplified—so it’s very important for artists to define for themselves what scene they are a part of and what networks they are attached to.”   FH&G

“I wanted to be part of a scene, part of a group of artists to share contacts and opportunities.” Dawn DeRosa

“That the common path to find success, I have found, is through another artist who has found success in a sponsoring gallery.”

 Dawn DeRosa found her way into the art world through luck and help from her friends and fellow artists.

Fairweather House and Gallery

612 Broadway St.

In the Historic Gilbert District of downtown Seaside

Find harmony in exquisite materials, combined with the spirit of many artists who know how to apply the mark of being in the Northwest.


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