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Bovano Copper Enameled Sculpture Featured at Smith Galleries

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  Jim, David, and Kevin Flood...three generations The History of Bovano of Cheshire began in 1952, when working alone in the basement of his home in Cheshire, Connecticut, artist Jim Bower began experimenting with powdered glass fused to small copper plates. His playful approach resulted in early designs applied to small glass enamel plates, which were sold under the name Bower Enamels. Blue Flowers with Dragonfly     It wasn't long before Jim met John Bonsignor who realized the potential of developing a much wider array of glass-enameled products. John moved the studio to the upper floor of an old...

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Chickenscratch Jewelry featured at Smith Galleries

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Chickenscratch Jewelry featured at Smith Galleries

Scott and Lisa Cylinder...creators of Chickenscratch© Some times we just take ourselves too seriously. We watch too many newscasts and read too many newspapers.  Pretty soon everyone and everything around us seems on the brink.  It’s time to lighten up, get our eyes off the screens, and look around us! It is an amazing place in which we live, and there are many artists who help us to see our world and our lives with a more balanced perspective. "Fly Trap" Earrings     Lisa and Scott Cylinder are such a pair. Since 1988 they have been hatching ideas for...

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Framing at Smith Galleries

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Framing at Smith Galleries
Framing is an integral part of the presentation and visual appeal of your art as well as providing protection to ensure a long life of enjoyment.

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Smith Galleries is OPEN!

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Smith Galleries is OPEN!
Smith Galleries is open with a new look!

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E.L Designs Spring 2020 Collection Arrives at Smith Galleries

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The Spring Collection of jewelry by E.L. Designs has arrived at Smith Galleries. Some of you may know E.L. Designs as the Ed Levin Studio. You can see and purchase the collection from our online gallery or come into the gallery to see it in person. Below is a video about the Spring Collection you are sure to enjoy.  

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