1 Bellevue Ave, Newport, RI
"Local Color" fine art show with C. L. Sherman's Gallery
Local fine artists have a display on the walls of the restaurant and lounge areas of the hotel, up the hall from our main gallery space where we carry all forms of fine craft.
This show has jazz musicians in collage, area waterfront scenes, boats, and birds in oils, watercolors, and photography. Three dimensional metal wall art protrays local flora, and schools of fish. Come and view the show, stay for a meal, and make a purchase. Viewing time is best between main meal crowds, noon - 7 pm. We are handicap accessible, on the main entrance floor for both the restaurants as well as the gallery/store.
In the main gallery/store find more fine art and all forms of fine craft. Items change as we have been selling well; then new and different items are brought in by our local award winning artists. Fine wood turned bowls, hand loomed scarves & shawls, hand dyed silk scarves and clothing, pillows & garment bags, fine jewelry; blown & stained glass windows, bowls, boxes, paperweights, and jewelry; counted-cross-stitch, cards, hats, garden ornaments, crochet baby items, felted slippers, handbags, fine furniture and wood surf board are some of the crafts we carry regularly. There's always something new and different here in the gallery!
Normal business hours are: Mon & Sat 10 - 5, Wed 8:30 - noon, Thur & Fri 11 - 7 pm, Sun 8:30 - 2 pm, Tuesdays by appointment. You can call ahead if you want, 401-846-7311. We are 7% sales tax free in the gallery. It's Rhode Island's way to support the arts in certain communities, and Newport happens to be one of the lucky ones!
Come in and see our new exhibit of fine art. Come and see our normal gallery/store. Just stop in and be amazed by how much local art there is in this area! C. L. Sherman's Gallery, One Bellevue Avenue, Newport, RI 02840