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May Conference, Dinner Clubs and Exhibits

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 Masterpiece Christian Fine Arts Foundation

Visually Communicating Christ to Culture

through Fine Art

    April 2012 Illuminator

 

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There is still time for you or an artist you love to register for the
7th Annual Masterpiece Artists Conference   “Envision”
May 30 – June 2, 2012 at the Beautiful Box R Ranch in Ashland, Oregon

             Artists of faith are uniquely qualified to literally give our culture vision. At the 7th annual conference artists of faith from across the country will be sharpening their vision and purpose, refining their skills and pursuing excellence in their craft, while equipping themselves for the calling as ambassadors for Christ in the culture of the arts. Join us for 4 days of painting and instruction with master artists of our day whose works have attracted the attention of a generation.

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Resident artist Chris Hopkins demonstrateswww.chrishopkinsart.com
Blackshear with Forgiven
Thomas Blackshear “Forgiven”blackshearonline.com

 

David Darrow
David R. Darrowwww.darrowart.com

 Featured Workshops

 Hopkins : Eyes – Painting the Windows to the Soul & personal critiques

 Blackshear: Painting the Costumed Model & All Creatures Great And Small

 Darrow: Portraiture & Fruit of the Vine

 

Special early bird “Portraits” session May 29th, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.  with Thomas Blackshear. Number of participants is limited to 10.  Just two spaces left, so sign up now for this exciting personal painting time with Thomas.

 Frank Ordaz

Plus Biblical inspiration with artist and speaker Frank Ordaz.  Frank is passionate about his art and Christ.  Frank’s career that started with George Lucas and  Star Wars has taken him on a road to success in many high places.  But none higher than his call to reach into hearts with the gospel through his life and his art.

All this and more in the setting of the beautiful 1500 acre private reserve at the Box R Ranch.   For more information or to register now.

Project Goal
The Gideon 300
Become a Torch Bearer And Sponsor an exhibit
torch bearer
We’re so grateful for growing  number of individuals transforming the culture of the arts and visually communicating Christ through exhibits & events sponsored by MCFAF.    Torch Bearers are those who commit to give $25 or more each time we launch an exhibit into a new city, two  or three times a year.  Like Gideon with a small band of God-directed individuals who held their torches high, they accomplished their God-given mission together.  Gideon couldn’t do it alone and neither can we.  If you’d like to become a torch bearer and help to sponsor our next exhibit

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Leadership at MCFAF

 

Jeanne Randall,

President, CEO

 

Jennifer Hawk

Vice President

 

David Moody

Treasurer

 

Board members:

Jeanne Randall

Ron DiCianni

Chris Hopkins

Jennifer Hawk

Dennis Lewis 

Sola Scriptura…

Staying grounded in the Scriptures

 

 …that you may proclaim the excellencies of Him who has called you out of darkness into His marvelous light.

 1 Peter 2:6

Coming Exhibits:    
Brids, Beasts and Beauty exhibit New Creation duBois
With works by Michael Dudash, Thomas Blackshear, Frank Ordaz, Mick McGinty, Ron DiCianni, Tom duBois, Mary Jane Q Cross and more


 Six city traveling exhibit opening August 3, 2012 at the Fort Worth Community Arts Center
in Fort Worth, Texas
and continuing to San Diego, San Francisco, Sacramento, Ashland and Portland 2012/2013
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Join or start a Dinner Club and help to share Christ visually through the arts internationally.   Clubs meeting now in Canada, Versailles, France and here in the U.S.

          Great food, great friends and a great cause….a combination that everyone enjoys! Thus the Masterpiece Dinner Clubs were born out of a creative solution for funding the projects of the foundation while doing something everyone enjoys.

           Dinner clubs meet in private homes or creative locations with the participation of volunteer hosts and hostesses (or co-hostesses), who invite a group of six to eight people to enjoy fine dining, great fellowship and discussions, and exposure to great Biblical art, both historic and present day, and a brief update on the current projects of the foundation.

       We  welcome new Versailles club hosts Daniele and Maria Christina Gonano and their many guests.  To them we say, “Mille mercis!”

Dinner Club at the home of the Gonanos March 2012
Masterpiece Dinner Club Versailles, France in the home of the Gonanos March 2012

Volunteer coordinator Julie Ballon can help hosts or hostesses, if desired, to plan the event with suggested menus, the “content” of the evening (the featured work of art, a Bible verse or prayer, suggested music, etc.) and follow up on financial details, making each dinner a very easy format to follow.For information about either hosting a dinner club or being a participant in a club in your area call 541-601-7496 or email: [email protected]. or 

 

 

 

MCFAF is a 501(c)3 non -profit corporation. All donations are fully tax deductible up to the fullest extent allowed by law.

 

Masterpiece Christian Fine Arts

Visually communicating Christ to culture through fine art

 

“Realizing that we live in a sight and sound driven culture, Masterpiece Christian Fine Arts seeks to “go into all the world “, through the means of visuals.The chosen vehicle is exhibits in major cities and public places of master works of fine art created by lead artists, both historic and present day, which convey God’s love, truth, beauty and plan for redemption.We seek to give hope to the lost, encouragement to the fellowship of Believers, and through workshops and conferences to equip emerging artists for the glory of God.                                       -Mission statement

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