You are here

Pamela Hahn: An Almanac - Encaustic Painting and Mixed Media Collage



Thursday, 5 October 2017 to Monday, 30 October 2017
Friday, 6 October 2017 - 5:00pm

     Hahn’s work is inspired by 19th century Farmer’s Almanacs handed down through her family. The almanacs promised, “New, Useful and Entertaining Matter,” which included among other things, astrological calculations, weather predictions, poetry, and tips for farmers and housewives. The yearly publications provide a glimpse into life around 150 years ago that the artist found fascinating and touching. The titles of the pieces are direct quotes from the almanacs, for example: “No Time To Lose Now,” “Some Sun Some Showers,” “The Small Fruits,” and “Change in the Weather.”

     The artist incorporates oil, graphite, pastel, and ink with her wax technique to achieve rich and varied surfaces. The collages incorporate some original material from an already tattered almanac.

Partners Gallery is located at 335 N. Franklin Street in Fort Bragg and is open Wednesday through Monday 10 am to 5 pm and Sundays 10 am to 4 pm. 707 962-0233


Artist ( Description ): 

Pamela Hahn has been an exhibiting artist with Partners Gallery, an artist run space, for the past seventeen years. Her work has been exhibited in many juried as well as solo and group invitational shows including: Fresno Art Museum - AB25 Collective Memories, Arts Benicia - Abstracted Elements, Grace Hudson Museum - The Gluers, Mixed Media by thirty One California Artists, Bedford Gallery - Collage and Assemblage, Arts Benicia - The Big Tree Project, Bedford Gallery - Wet Paint, Southern Exposure, San Francisco, CA. - Her work is in collections at Scharffenberger Cellars, Philo, CA and Saks Fifth Ave. Chicago ILL. She maintains a studio in Mendocino, CA.

707 962-0233
Other Info: 

For 18 years Partners Gallery in Fort Bragg has been a destination for contemporary art on the Northern California coast.  The gallery is owned and managed by its 12 artists. Shows mounted monthly include one-person shows, invitationals, community and juried shows.

Venue ( Address ): 

335 N. Franklin St

Fort Bragg, CA 

Other events from Partners Gallery

Divine Chuckles - Paintings by Eduardo Smissen
02/09/2023 to 03/06/2023
Partners Winter Show
12/08/2022 to 01/09/2023
Odd is Good - Assemblages by Hans Bruhner
11/10/2022 to 12/05/2022
Ode to Fragile Beauty - Sculpture by Carolyn King
10/06/2022 to 11/07/2022



Related Shows This Week

Mark Bulwinkle Retrospective Exhibition at John Natsoulas Gallery
01/11/2023 to 02/25/2023
Beautiful Figurative Watercolor with Misuk Goltz (Continuation)
01/10/2023 to 02/14/2023
01/03/2023 to 02/26/2023
In Brushwood
01/19/2023 to 02/18/2023
"Tondo" - Group Exhibition
01/21/2023 to 02/04/2023
Flushing Bank NYC-It's a Colorful Life!
01/24/2023 to 03/31/2023
Tula Telfair: From a Distance
01/19/2023 to 03/04/2023
Rendezvous with Paint, an Art Exhibition
01/29/2023 to 02/25/2023