Hawk Mountain Arts Tour

Kempton Valley and farmland

2022 Arts Tour  - Saturday, June 4

FREE Self-guided driving tour, held every year on the first Saturday in June. 

Pick your own route, set your own pace, and enjoy a wide variety of art by talented artists displaying their work in their home studios or host locations. The self-guided driving tour winds about a 25-mile radius all within scenic Albany Township, this year with a satellite location hosted by the Hamburg Area Arts Alliance at Etchberger Memorial Park in Hamburg. 

Visit and follow the Arts Tour Facebook page!

 

Hawk Mountain Arts Tour 2022 Map

Download this map and embark on your self-guided tour of the 2022 Arts Tour, featuring dozens of talented artists within the Kempton Valley!

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2022 Participating Artists & Vendors

Bald Eagle by Joe Endy

Joe Endy

Stop 1 - Hawk Mountain Sanctuary - 1700 Hawk Mountain Rd.

Award-winning wildlife & nature photography.

joeendy.wixsite.com/photography

Hope Hill Lavender Farm Products

Hope Hill Lavender Farm

Stop 1 - Hawk Mountain Sanctuary - 1700 Hawk Mountain Rd.

Hope Hill Lavender Farm established 2011 offers shopping for quality lavender products created on our farm located 15 miles from Hawk Mt. We have lavender soaps, lotions, candles, sachets, and culinary items.

Owner Wendy Jochems may live demonstrate sachet and alpaca dryer ball creation. 

hopehilllavenderfarm.com

Willi Singleton Wood-fired Pottery

Willi Singleton

Stop 2 - 843 Hawk Mountain Rd. 

Woodfired stoneware using Hawk Mountain clay and locally sourced ash glazes.

willisingleton.com

Bailey's Wood Products

Jeffrey and Leslie Schucker

Stop 3 - Bailey Wood Products, Inc. - 441 Mountain Rd. 

Specialty wood products, cutting boards, signs, wood bowls, and a sneak peak of gift items for Christmas 2022.

They will be live demonstrating the operation of the laser cutter/engraver. 

baileywp.com

Susan Naddeo Pottery

Susan Naddeo

Stop 4 - 248 Mountain Rd. 

Traditional and contemporary redware pottery and ceramic garden ornaments. 

Wanamakers General Store

Wanamaker's General Store

Stop 5 - 8888 King's Highway

Market, deli, locally made crafts, organic produce, sandwiches, wraps, toys, and so much more!

wanamakersgeneralstore.com

Albany Township Historical Society

Albany Township Historical Society

Stop 6 - 404 Old Philly Pike

The mission of the Albany Township Historical Society is to collect historical artifacts and documents, to preserve historical landmarks, to provide opportunities for education and research, and to preserve the Pennsylvania German language, and other local dialects, and finally, to preserve the culture of the past, present and future.

albanyths.org

Watercolor by Ron Imboden

Ron Imboden

Stop 6 - 404 Old Philly Pike

Ron is a watercolor artist specializing in the surrounding Berks County farmlands, its people and animals. Originals and prints will be on display.

facebook.com/RonImbodenWatercolors

Scott Ferguson Oil Painting

Scott Ferguson

Stop 6 - 404 Old Philly Pike

Scott Ferguson is an illustrator, sculptor, and painter. Having grown up and currently residing in the great outdoors of the northeastern US, Scott’s passion for wildlife conservation, nature, and history have inspired his work depicting indigenous wildlife in our realm of old world architecture and trinkets.

scottferguson.net

Luke Voytas Hardwood Products

Luke Voytas

Stop 7 - 9 Old Philly Pike

Luke makes handcrafted items for the home from local hardwoods, using traditional tools and techniques.

Luke will be live demonstrating his woodturning. 

lukevoytas.com

The Bird's Nest B&B

The Bird's Nest Bed & Breakfast

Stop 8 - 33 Hawk Mountain Rd. 

The Bird's Nest B&B is a historical, Victorian property in northern Berks County, PA, offering the charm and personalization of a traditional B&B, in the privacy of your own space. Whether you enjoy hiking on the Appalachian Trail, bird watching at Hawk Mountain, wine tasting along the PA Wine trail, or just looking for the serenity of a stay in the country, the clean and comfortable rooms are the perfect HOME-base for your adventure.

thebirdsnestbnb.com

Dave Hughes Oil Painting

David Hughes, Art Gone Wild

Stop 8 - 33 Hawk Mountain Rd. 

David Hughes currently resides in the countryside shadow of Hawk Mountain Sanctuary where he spends many hours on the lookout as a volunteer hawk counter. Reunited with the place that captured his heart as a boy, the magic of the mountain continues to nourish his spirit, creativity and passion for art and life. He brings his inspirations from sketchpad to canvas with passion and energy for the sheer love of nature and the satisfaction of sharing his talents with others. David works with pencil sketches, acrylic paints, watercolor, oils, and more recently – coffee!

deertrailstudio.weebly.com

Jeff Keiffer Decoy

Jeff Keiffer

Stop 8 - 33 Hawk Mountain Rd. 

Jeff has been carving wooden decoys for almost 30 years, and most of his decoys are considered “Contemporary Antique.” Using the same tools as the great carvers of the past, he tries to make each decoy look like it was used 100 years ago. He has competed in the “antique style” category at major decoy contests, and his greatest carving accomplishment was placing second best of show at the Ward Foundation World Championship competition. He has received over ten Best of Show ribbons from competitions along the east coast. 

Wildlife Art by Caroline Fegley

Caroline Fegley

Stop 8 - 33 Hawk Mountain Rd. 

Caroline is a wilderness artist who incorporated her artistic skills into her conservation career by creating digital paintings of raptors or other birds for scientific or illustrative purposes. 

Instagram.com/carfeg.art

Jon Bond Painting

Jonathan Bond

Stop 9 - 59 Kempton Rd. 

More than 100 original works of art will be available for purchase. The art includes works in egg tempera, oil, watercolor, and silver point. Many gift items featuring Jon's art will also be for sale.

jonathanbond.com

James Conte Sculptures

James Conte

Stop 10 - 2756 Route 737

Sculptural furniture.

Instagram.com/j.conte.design

Gene Allen Landscape

Gene H. Allen

Stop 11 - 5008 Golden Key Rd.

Gene is a painter of fine art landscapes, mostly of the local area around his barn studio. Capturing the disappearing farmland and wooded landscape is his primary focus, as well as the old buildings on this land. 

saatchiart.com/geneallen

Jeanne Stock Pastel Painting

Jeanne Stock

Stop 11 - 5008 Golden Key Rd.

Jeanne finds that the pure pigments of dry pastels are a wonderful medium to capture the nuances of light and the subtlety of color. Her work is realistic, and her chosen subject matter is the quiet but interesting detail of things that surround us every day that often go unnoticed. 

jeannestockfineart.com

The Nesting Box Ice Cream Cone

The Nesting Box

Stop 12 - 230 Snyder Rd. 

Local market and creamery, The Nesting Box offers a wide variety of locally sourced food items, including cage free eggs produced by happy hens on their own PA Preferred farm in Kempton. Their new farm store produces and sells pure cream artisan ice cream & supports over 14 local fellow farmers directly! 

* Be sure to check their Facebook for updated hours of operation. 

facebook.com/The-Nesting-Box-Farm-Market-Creamery-556327607868919

Dan Christ Oil Painting

Dan Christ Gallery

Stop 13 - 23 Spitzenberg Lane

Oil paintings and prints - framed and unframed. Puzzles from artwork, painted wild turkey tail feathers, paintings on wood for hanging, Dan's hand made live Ash benches with images. His theme throughout is wildlife. Dan will display in his gallery and studio, which is added to our home outside of Kempton in a rural setting.

danchristgallery.com

Mark Amey Pottery

Mark Amey

Stop 14 - 189 Blue Rocks Rd.

Hand-thrown pottery.

markamey.com

Jeff Kahn Kinetic Sculptures

Jeff Kahn

Stop 15 - 308 Blue Rocks Rd.

Kahn’s interest in sculpture led to his experimentation with different mediums including wood, metal, glass and electronics. After years of this experimentation, he created large kinetic outdoor pieces of sculpture that moved naturally, free from wires, lights and technology. HIs current collection includes up to 35-foot high outdoor pieces composed of stainless steel, aluminum and titanium.

Jeff's workshop will be open with all of his tools on display for questions or demonstrations.

jeffkahnsculpture.com

Julie Richards 3D Art

Julie Richards

Stop 15 - 308 Blue Rocks Rd.

Julie creates 3D art made with elements and inspiration from nature. This year she is working on garden sculptures and wall art. 

Joanne Minnick, Elemental Metal Designs

Joanne Minnick, Elemental Metal Design

Stop 15 - 308 Blue Rocks Rd.

Their love of metals has grown over many decades and has led to unique designs. They will display small to large agate and copper window creations as well as welded stainless and carbon steel sculpture for indoors and gardens.

elementalmetaldesign.com

Woodworked Pieces by Ellis Emery

Ellis Emery

Stop 15 - 308 Blue Rocks Rd.

Woodworker. 

Hamburg Area Arts Alliance logo

Hamburg Area Arts Alliance

Stop 16 - Satellite Location at Etchberger Memorial/Hamburg Community Park 
Park Rd., Hamburg - Click here for directions.

Visit the members of the HAMBURG AREA ARTS ALLIANCE at the Hawk Mountain Arts Tour Area located at Etchberger Memorial Park, 2nd & Island Streets. The artists will present a variety of media, including woodworking, handcrafted clay sculptures, pastel portraits, fine art, fabric crafts, fiber art, and more!

Participating Artists include:

Baskets in the Woods & Deb’s Glass Creations
Bob Renda - Good Dog Wood Goods
Nancy Kohler/Patricia Fenical - Knock on Wood
Becky Bond Kunkleman - North End Art
MartaTomosy-Herman - MartafactStudio
Patrice Reeder Martin
Pirjo L’Esperance - Pirjo Design
Martha & Jay Ressler
Eric Saylor - Mistersmiley

Click here to read more about the Hamburg Area Arts Alliance Artists!

After visiting Hamburg Area Arts Alliance members at the Park, be sure to travel a few short blocks to the Art & Craft Gallery of Hamburg located at 320 State Street in downtown Hamburg. There you will find handmade creations and artwork from over 40 local artists – all for sale at affordable prices. The Gallery is open 10 am - 5 pm the day of the event.