Jerry Scheffler, long noted throughout northern Illinois for pencil drawings in black and white and color work in acrylic art, has opened Scheffler Art & Gallery in the Rooney Building, 107 Elm St, Franklin Grove.
The gallery feature displays of Scheffler's art, and also provide a working center to fulfill commissions for patron's special requests.
Hours: 11 a.m. to 4 pm on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday; 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday; and 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday
The Rooney Building was recently chosen as a location for a commemorative mural by the Illinois Lincoln Highway Coalition. The Rooney Building is a companion to the renowned H.I. Lincoln Building as a Farming Heritage, Inc. historic preservation project.
A cross-section of Scheffler's art is on display at the gallery or available for review at jerryschefflerarts.com.