Grape Country Marketplace

Grape Country Market Place featuring Welches grape field

Christine French

North East, PA

Chris French is an award-winning artist and teacher who has taught at the Cleveland Museum of Art, the Cleveland Institute of Art, and Erie Art Museum . As a producing artist, her residencies included Poland, Hungary, Greece, Hawaii and Chicago. Chris’ mixed media  work includes watercolors, encaustics, baskets, collage, dichroic glass, polymer clay and beach glass jewelry, sculpture and photography. Her work is also at  Presque Isle Winery and  Lighthouse Jewelers and Crescent Catering in Pennsylvania and the Grape Discovery Center and September Moon in New York. She sells her baskets at Her web site is She offers children and adult classes in drawing, watercolor and beach glass jewelry at the North East Arts Council, as well as at the Chautauqua Institution and the Jamestown Audubon Center and Sanctuary in  New York. She is certified Zentangle teacher. She is active leader in curating  shows for Sensory Winery in New York.