BENTON HARBOR — Elizabeth Kozlowski and fellow artist and co-conspirator Leslie A. Sunell scan the room in the newly opened Aveline, A Gallery of Art and Fine Craft as they talk about the journey that brought them here.

“I’m happy to have met Elizabeth, because we had a vision,” Sunell says as she pauses and smiles. “Sometimes visions.”

New gallery, Aveline, focuses on art with heart

Aveline, A Gallery of Art and Fine Craft, located in the Benton Harbor Arts District, offers work from a variety of artists.

New gallery, Aveline, focuses on art with heart

Felted puppets created by artist Elizabeth Kozlowski are among the pieces featured at Aveline, A Gallery of Art and Fine Craft in the Benton Harbor Arts District. 

New gallery, Aveline, focuses on art with heart

Work by artist Brian Cooley is on display at Aveline, A Gallery of Art and Fine Craft in Benton Harbor.

New gallery, Aveline, focuses on art with heart

Wearable art by Sharon Wilkinson is on display at Aveline, A Gallery of Art and Fine Craft.