Paid Content by Bishop’s Stock Fine Art, Craft, and Wine – Displaying Local Art

Paid Content by Bishop’s Stock Fine Art, Craft, and Wine – Displaying Local Art


FREE HAVE TO ORDER NOW. MOST OF THE BUILDINGS IN DOWNTOWN SNOW HILL DATE BACK TO THE TURN OF THE CENTURY WHEN THEY WERE BUILT FOLLOWING THAT MAJOR DOWNTOWN FIRE THAT DESTROYED MANY OF THE 18TH CENTURY STRUCTURES. SO YOU CAN SEE LATE 19TH EARLY 20TH CENTURY ARCHITECTURE TODAY. FURTHER PROOF THAT ART IS EVERYWHERE IN SNOW HILL AND AS YOU PROBABLY NOTICED WBA SEES HEIDI WHERE ROSETTA IS MAKING HER ROUNDS IN THE HISTORIC ART DISTRICT. HER NEXT STOP BISHOP STOCK FINE ART CRAFT AND WINE THIS IS AN ART GALLERY BUT IT HASN’T ALWAYS BEEN WHEN AND COATS BOUGHT THIS BUILDING SHE WANTED TO RENOVATE THIS SPACE AND RETURN IT TO WHAT IT HAS BEEN IN THE PAST BY SHOWING OFF SOME OF THE ORIGINAL BEAMS. BY THE TIME THE RENOVATION WAS COMPLETE SHE SAID NOBODY WANTED TO RENT THE AREA SO SHE DECIDED TO UTILIZE THE SPACE HERSELF DECIDED TO DO AN ART GALLERY BUT IT’S AN ART GALLERY THAT FEATURES LOCAL ARTISTS. COATS SAYS THAT THE AREA OF SNOW HILL IS VERY CREATIVE SO LOCAL ART SEEMED LIKE THE BEST WAY TO GO. SO LET’S DO THAT AND THEY’LL GIVE US A REASON FOR PEOPLE TO VISIT AND PUT THE WORK ON CONSIGNMENT. YOU DON’T BUY THIS YOU JUST PAY THEM WHEN YOU HAVE A SALE SHE SAYS MANY OF THE ARTISTS RELY ON HAVING INCOME FROM THEIR ARTWORK SHE WANTED TO BE ABLE TO CONTINUE DOING THAT FOR THEM. WE SHOW REPRESENTATIONAL WORK LOTS OF TRADITIONAL LANDSCAPES THINGS THAT ARE EASTERN SHORE FOCUSED. WE ALSO SHOW SOME ABSTRACT AND THE ABSTRACT CAN BE JUST ANYTHING FROM SOME THAT ARE A LITTLE MORE ABSTRACT EXPRESSIONIST AND SOME THAT ARE JUST CREATIVE AND A WHOLE DIFFERENT WAY. BUT WE DO SHOW PASTELS OILS ACRYLICS WATERCOLORS NOT ALL OF THE ART HANGS ON THE WALL SOME IS THREE DIMENSIONAL ART OF WOOD STONE CLAY AND SOME JEWELRY AND HAY AND CRAFTED PENS BISHOP STOCK ALSO FEATURES A WOOD CARVER WE HAVE DOUG FISHER WHO IS OUR WOULD CARVER AND HE WEARS TWO HATS THE CARS AND HE WORKS CASH REGISTER. HE STARTED CARVING OH RIGHT ABOUT THE TIME HE’D BEEN DOING HOBBYIST WORK HE CARS A LOT OF WILDLIFE LIKE VARIOUS KINDS BIRDS. BUT HIS CLAIM TO FAME IS THE HORSESHOE CRAB IT’S REALLY INTERESTING THE THINGS THAT ADD TO HIS AND SO THE CRABS HE’S ADDED A BARNACLE SO IT LOOKS LIKE A HORSESHOE CRAB THAT REALLY LIVED IN THE BAY. AND THEY’RE VERY POPULAR. I CAN’T EVEN ASK YOU HOW MANY HE’S MADE AND SOLD AND MAY OWN THE GALLERY BUT HER GALLERY DOGS CONTRIBUTE TO HER STORE. THEY ARE VERY GOOD BREEDERS THEY ARE NOT OVERLY ANXIOUS WHEN YOU COME IN THE DOOR THEY GREET YOU AND THEN THEY SIT DOWN AND TAKE IT EASY BUT IT’S A GOLDEN RETRIEVER AND AN ENGLISH BLACK LAB AND THEY ARE JUST A GREAT WELCOMING TOOL FOR THE FOR THE GALLERY WHETHER IT’S THE DOGS OR THE ART THAT BRINGS YOU IN THERE IS A LOT OF VARIETY WITHIN THIS GALLERY AND ABOUT 70 DIFFERENT ARTISTS ARE FEATURED HERE THROUGHOUT THE YEAR. THE DISPLAY YOU SEE NOW WON’T BE HERE NEXT MONTH. WE CHANGE OUR FEATURE EVERY MONTH OF THIS PARTICULAR SHOW WE HAVE RIGHT NOW. OUR 1 ONE HUNDRED AND SEVENTY IS SHOW IT BRINGS YOU KNOW FRIENDS OF THE ARTISTS COLLECTORS OF THAT ARTIST. JUST BRINGS PEOPLE LOOKING FOR SOMETHING ON FIRST FRIDAY BECAUSE NOW WHEN WE HAVE AN OPENING WE DO A WINE TASTING AND WE DO A WINE TASTING OF THE WINES WE ARE FEATURING FOR OUR WINE CLUB BECAUSE SHE SAYS THERE IS AN ART TO WINE. THEY ALSO HAVE SOME FROM ALL OVER THE WORLD YOU DON’T HAVE TO BE A PART OF THEIR WINE CLUB TO TRY A BOTTLE. BUT IF YOU DO YOU DO GET TWO BOTTLES A MONTH A WHITE WINE AND A RED WINE. IT MIGHT BE A ROSY WINE AT THIS TIME OF YEAR. AND WE GIVE THEM A EMAIL TO TELL WHAT’S COMING. AND THEN WE GIVE THEM A DATE WHEN THEY CAN PICK THEM UP AND THEY GET A LITTLE LETTER WITH RECIPES AND INFORMATION ABOUT THE WINES WHEN THEY GET THE WINE AS WINE AND ART GO HAND-IN-HAND AND THERE IS SURE TO BE SOMETHING FOR EVERYONE. THERE JUST MAY BE THAT PIECE OF ART THAT CATCHES YOUR EYE AND SAYS THERE ARE TWO MONTHS OUT OF THE YEAR WHERE THERE IS A GENERAL ART SHOW FOR THE ARTISTS. THIS LETS NEW ARTISTS BRING THEIR WORK. SHE SAYS IT ADDS VARIETY TO

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