We're currently enjoying the wonderful photography of Rich Pomerantz at Makery Coworking. Rich is a talented photographer who has been capturing images of people, products, food, farms, and more for almost 25 years. The exhibit features photographs from several trips Rich took to Cuba dating back to 2012. His three trips were part of a group visiting Cuba through the "People to People" program, run by the U.S. State Department. The program allowed him virtually unrestricted a
Makery Coworking is pleased to welcome back New Milford artist, Chandra Rogers! Her work is strongly inspired by the natural beauty she finds in her local surroundings and the drive to capture a moment in time through creative use of light, color, and a spirited painterly brushstroke. Chandra views creating art as a personal form of release, clearing her mind and losing herself in her work. Primarily self-taught, Chandra expanded her painting skills through private mentoring
During the month of April, Makery Coworking will showcase FACES of Female Entrepreneurs--a project led by New Milford photographer, Janet Taub. Taub photographed 36 local women business owners and unveiled her work at a March 29th event held at New Milford's 19 Main. The black-and-white prints capture the essence of each woman while conveying a sense of strength and confidence. The public is welcome to view the work at 20 Bank Street during Makery Coworking's normal business
We're excited about our newest event at Makery Coworking: FEAST Litchfield CNTY. FEAST (Funding Emerging Art with Sustainable Tactics) is a recurring public dinner designed to use community-driven financial support to democratically fund new and emerging creative ideas. Our first dinner will take place on Thursday, May 3rd at 6:30pm. The goal of FEAST Litchfield CNTY is to fund creative projects that benefit the community. We welcome all types of ideas from all over Litchfiel
We are excited to share the alluring work of photographer and poet, Ray Kwiatkowski. Ray's work is currently on display throughout Makery Coworking, with some of his images paired with selected prose from his written work. Ray became fascinated by the Litchfield County countryside after college when he took a job delivering newspapers. He discovered the beauty of the bucolic terrain during those early-morning hours and began taking black and white images throughout his route.
Important Update! Due to Saturday's weather forecast, several Art Walk events that were originally planned for the Green will now move to Makery Coworking. In addition to the information listed in our original post, the following events will now take place at 20 Bank Street on our main floor: 1:00 pm: Dance Performance 2:00 pm: Improvisational Jazz Ensemble 3:00 pm: Fashion Show Makery Coworking is excited to be a participant in this year's New Milford Art Walk. The event wil
One of Makery Coworking's missions is to showcase the work of makers, creators, and entrepreneurs. We're pleased to share the work of three artists currently on display (and for sale). Chandra Rogers (New Milford): Chandra Rogers is an emerging local artist specializing in oil painting and drawing. Her striking Majestic Oak paintings (featured above) are oil on canvas and each measure 24x48". Her work has been strongly inspired by the beauty she finds in nature and from captu
Makery Coworking is thrilled to be a part of Amanda Glover's cookbook launch party taking place on the New Milford Green this Saturday, June 10th. The festivities kick off at Noon at Nutmeg Olive Oil where Amanda will be signing her Sweetie Bake Your Day cookbooks and offering samples of her delicious baked goods. Beginning at 3pm, the community is invited to meet at Makery Coworking to watch artist/illustrator Raheem "Ra" Nelson demonstrate how he produces art on an iPad. R