URBANA — The Heartland Gallery will host two artist receptions this week for Fayetteville, Ark.-based jewelry artist Anita Hejtmanek of Heartwood Creations.
The show will open from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday with music by singer/songwriter/dulcimer player Margaret O'Brien. Refreshments will be served.
A reception is set for 1 to 5 p.m. Friday, and the show will continue through regular gallery hours (10 a.m. to 5 p.m.) Saturday at the Heartland Gallery, 112 W. Main St., U.
Hejtmanek creates jewelry from wire, stained glass and beads, and she makes ornaments and mobiles using stained glass and copper. She earned a bachelor's of fine arts degree in sculpture from Indiana University.
Her stained-glass windows are in several public spaces in Arkansas. Her other work also is presented in juried art shows year-round as well as in several galleries throughout Arkansas and Missouri.