Old Town Coffee to feature Stender paintings in May


Old Town Coffee Roasters will be featuring the acrylic and watercolor paintings of local artist Carol Stender during the month of May.

Included in this showing will be colorful, large scalespring and summer flowers. Also shown will be California poppies adorning a windswept hillside, a pair of powder pink tea rose twins, and fuchsias in the company of an adoring hummingbird.

Landscapes reflective of our local area, and a still-life of the artist’s glass float and bottle collection, will also be on display.

Stender is a graduate of the Oregon College of Art (Ashland,Or.) where she met her husband, artist Greg Stender.

She regularly shows her work and is currently a member of the Bay Area Art Association, the Coos Art Museum and has shown locally through the Florence Regional Art Alliance (FRAA).

Stender’s paintings, and the work of other local artists,can be seen every day in May from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Old Town Coffee in Florence.