SAY HELLO

MEET THE OWNERS

The Chartreuse Muse was created by two women with a passion for creativity and art making. 

Ellen Roehne and Sandra Veneman are both talented mixed-media artists. 

They are committed to supporting local and regional artists while also sharing their knowledgable techniques within the art school! 


Ellen Roehne
Sandra Veneman

LONG LADIES WITH SANDRA VENEMAN

Watch the amazing YouTube video featuring Sandra Veneman! Interviewed by Don Hall in demonstrating how she uses texture tubes using a slab roller!

ELLEN ROEHNE THE ELEMENTAL MUSE

Watch the amazing YouTube video featuring Ellen Roehne! Interviewed by Don Hall in talking about her work for the 20th anniversary exhibition, “The Elemental Muse”, at the Chartreuse Muse!

MEET OUR TEACHERS

Puka Tutis

Meet Puka! She is one of our newest teachers at the Muse! She currently teaches our Creative Clay classes, Beginning Wheel Classes, and Intermediate Wheel Throwing Classes! She is a wonderful clay instructor that has a lot of experience working with clay. You can find some of her pieces available at the gallery! Below are some images featuring her own work and from her students!

Alex Ayres

Meet Alex! He has been a part of the Muse since the Fall of 2021! He is currently teaching our Beginning Wheel Throwing classes on Mondays and Fridays! He also teaches our Teen Pottery class! Alex currently has some of his work featured on display at the gallery. Below are some images showcasing his work and active teaching!

Brie Wolf

Meet Brie! She is one of our newest teachers at the Muse! She currently teaches our Sunday Clay Explorations and Beyond the Basics classes! These are two new classes that we are currently offering and have started January 2023! Brie will also be guiding our Play-with-Clay and Take-a-Spin sessions on Saturdays! Below are some images of Brie’s work that is being featured at the gallery!

Karina Andrino

Meet Karina! She has been a teacher at the Muse since the Fall of 2022! She is currently teaching our Art Adventures classes for kids, Studio Art for teens, and Painting Explorations for Adults! She also assists with managing the website and social media for the Muse! Karina currently has some of her work available at the gallery! Below are some images of her own work and from her students!

Contact our Gallery Manager:

Jennifer Price

themuse@thechartreusemuse.com

209-522-0935

Contact our Art School Coordinator: 

artschool@thechartreusemuse.com