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July Hot Shops Artists in the Community

Our concentration of  90 artists at the Hot Shops has forged a truly unique arts organization, and the work they do enhances the vibrant arts community in Greater Omaha. Check out the impact some of our resident artists have been making recently!

Bob Pelshaw, Ilaamen Pelshaw, Jair Rodriquez Alvarez and Eduardo Gardea celebrate the completion of the mural.
New Mural in the City of Ralston

Ilaamen Pelshaw created a mural as a background for the city sign in Ralston. Fellow Hot Shops artist Eduardo Gardea helped with painting. Ilaamen also collaborated with Arbor Street Studios and Jair Rodriquez Alvarez on the project.

Paula Wallace’s work featured in the UK.

One of Paula Wallace’s paintings was featured in an article celebrating Willa Cather and ecology in Resurgence & Ecologist, a journal from The Resurgence Trust @resurgencetrust, based in the UK. The painting was originally among a body of work presented at the Willa Cather Foundation gallery in Redcloud, Nebraska. 


Hot Shops at Omaha Summer Arts Festival

Thousands of visitors got to witness the magic of the Hot Shops thanks to artists who collaborated at our Omaha Summer Arts Festival booth. Demonstrations were held over three days in glassblowing, torch working, wheel thrown pottery and painting.

Participating artists were:

Bryan Hagen

Chris Kemp

Dan Toberer

George Garrett

Ilaamen Pelshaw

Jon Bleicher

Logan Woods

Lynn Kvigne

Matthew Shrader

Rose Rutherford

Sandra Hagen

Shawnequa Linder

Valerie Spellman

Vickie Hughes