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  • Results from Smithy Holiday Craft We are in love with the little creations made by those who came to our Holiday Craft on December 13th (rain date) and we just needed to share! Be sure to visit the full album on the SCA Facebook Page! 
    Posted by Kristin Bergene
  • Rockin' Around Cooperstown: Family Fun Crafts! On December 6th, the Smithy will have a great, free Holiday event to occur right after the Rockin' Around Cooperstown Ugly Sweater Run/Walk. Come join us in the Smithy Studio for tasty, hot beverages and holiday snacks while we sit around making holiday crafts out of sculpey and listening to holiday music! This event will be great for all ages and is free to all those attend (donations are appreciated). One student from our Kid's Clay Class working on some holiday ornaments that will feature on The Smithy Wreath at CAA's Adorn-A-Door. Ornaments made by our students for our Adorn-A-Door Wreath - which is almost like what will be doing on the 6th, but ...
    Posted Nov 20, 2014, 12:52 PM by Kristin Bergene
  • Last Weekend for Market & Exhibit Open this weekend only:Edward Burtynsky's remarkable photographic depictions of global industrial landscapes are included in the collections of over sixty major museums around the world, including the National Gallery of Canada, the Museum of Modern Art and the Guggenheim Museum in New York and the Los Angeles County Museum of Art in California.More information can be found at:, Nov. 15 12-4PMSaturday, Nov. 15 12-6PMSunday, Nov. 16 12-5PMOther hours by appointment. Please call: 607.547.8671  Image info: Edward Burtynsky, Cerro Prieto Geothermal Power Station Baja, Mexico, 2012 © courtesy Howard Greenberg Gallery, New York
    Posted Nov 14, 2014, 9:35 AM by Kristin Bergene
  • Market for The Next Two Weekends For the next two weekends only, come to The Smithy for the Glimmerglass Film Days events, and to visit our ceramic market! All the photographed work included here was made by skilled potters from the SCA community. This means local and this means a very thoughtful and unique gift for yourself or a loved one. This market includes work from Elizabeth Nields, Leigh Connor, Leah Carpenter, Karla Andela and Abbey Koutnik. THE SMITHY MARKET: November 7-9th, 14-16th: Friday 12 - 6pm, Saturday 12 - 6pm, Sunday 12 - 5pmElizabeth Nields - Rural PotteryLeah Carpenter - Dessert PlatesBlue Vase by Leigh Connor Black Statement Vase by Elizabeth NieldsPurple, Round Vase by Leah Carpenter
    Posted Nov 8, 2014, 3:11 PM by Kristin Bergene
  • Autumn Kid's Classes We're having a great time in our autumn kid's class with Abbey and her assistant Leigh!Be sure to stay tuned by watching our website, signing up for our e-newsletter or following us on Facebook if you are interested in getting your child, or yourself, sign into our next session of classes. Give Kristin a call at (607) 547-8671 if you have any questions. 
    Posted Oct 30, 2014, 8:51 AM by Kristin Bergene
  • As The Smithy Gallery Closes for the Winter, We Have Some Goodbyes... Our 2014 Summer Gallery Season has officially come to a close for The Smithy Gallery. However, you will still find our studio doors open all winter for those of you who wish to take an art class. such as pottery and / or painting. Also, please don't forget we have kid friendly workshops too! Our classes are a great way to ensure you have the chance to join other creative members of our community in a warm and welcoming environment during the snowy months ahead. We will continue to keep you updated on all Smithy News over the winter season, and keep you included in the continuing developments with our recent partnership with the Cooperstown Art Association. We may even ...
    Posted Sep 29, 2014, 9:12 AM by Kristin Bergene
  • Gallery Season Nearly Over As the chilly weather sets in, we are preparing to close the doors for winter. This will be the Smithy Gallery's final weekend, so fit us into your plans when you come into Cooperstown for your Saturday trip to the market, breakfast and lovely coffee! Hours for our last two days: Saturday (10-5pm), Sunday (12-5pm)
    Posted Sep 19, 2014, 10:12 AM by Kristin Bergene
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