July 3rd: The Stain of Politics rears its yearly head for the third time at Gallery 527 in Jerome. Gallery artists comment on the world around us in glass, ceramic, pen and ink, photography, and painting. Special guests William and Dave Ward will read poetry, ASU student Joe Ward displays two new cartoons, and newest Jerome artist Michael Gallagher will show his cartoon magic for the first time in Jerome. Gallagher is well known for his work for Mad Magazine, Marvel and Cracked. Musical guest Dave Rentz returns to the gallery with his array of fascinating instruments.