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August = Art Opportunities

Ashland Galleries
August Visual Arts News

August = Art Opportunities (And September, too!)

We’re excited to share a handful of fun art opportunities that are being offered to foster your inner creativity whether it be getting out and about or enjoying from the comfort of your own home. 

Sunset at Harris Beach
Image Credit:
Jenay Elder, Sunset on Harris, Oil on Canvas

Art & Soul Gallery
Paint Night! Sunsets

Thursday, August 19, 5:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Join Art & Soul Gallery and Jenay Elder in Paint Night! Sip wine and refreshments with your friends and learn painting techniques in a relaxed, small group setting. All materials will be provided and tickets include wine and light refreshments. Space is limited to eight people and registration is $45.00. 

For those who are interested in participating, please click here

Image Credit: 
Michael Gibson, Untitled, Acrylic 

Ashland Art Works
Figurative Drawing Demonstration with Michael Gibson

Saturday, September 11, 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Join Ashland Art Works and Michael Gibson for an afternoon of figurative drawing. Michael received a BFA from Houston Museum of Fine Arts. He has worked as a designer, art director, and taught life drawing, illustration, painting, graphic design, and photography at the Art Institute of Houston and the Art Institute of Seattle. His passion for art, travel, and photography continues and is reflected in his art, which can be viewed at Ashland Art Works and Pomodori Bistro & Wine Bar in Medford. 

For those who are interested in attending, please click here

Image Credit: 
Marianne Nielsen, Daisy, Watercolor 

Grants Pass Museum of Art

Watercolor Pet Portrait Workshop

Saturday, September 18, 10:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. 

Join the Grants Pass Museum of Art and Marianne Nielsen to learn how to paint your favorite animal and/or pet using watercolor and your own reference photo. This is a wonderful workshop if you’re someone who loves animals. Watercolor experience is required and registration is $50.00. 

For those who are interested in participating, please click here

Gardenia with Chardin
Image Credit: 
Michael Lynn Adams, Gardenia with Chardin, Oil

Michael Lynn Adams
Gardenia with Chardin Oil Painting Demonstration 


Join Michael Lynn Adams from the comfort of your own home to learn more about oil painting and his creative process. Michael provides step-by-step instructions to recreate one of his paintings in addition to a time-lapse video of his process from start to finish. 

For those who are interested in participating, please click here

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