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First Friday Shows and New Works by Silvia Rothschild Trujillo

Indian Memorial, oil painting by Silvia Rothschild Trujillo

During the holidays (and all year ’round), do you ever find yourself needing to slow down but you just can’t? I think this is one of the divine purposes of art… to bring us to our senses in the most literal way, and create a sense of awe out of something as simple as oil on canvas. Whether you are in Southern Oregon, Northern California or someplace beyond, I have some events and suggestions to help you experience that sense of wonder and connection through art. Read on…

Featured artist show at Art & Soul Gallery, Ashland, OR: “Gazing With Awe: Rogue Impressions and Beyond” We are surrounded by beauty that begs for acknowledgment. It can be blatant as a snow-frosted peak on a spring morning, or as simple as objects on the kitchen counter. These painting communicate mood and a sense of time by coloring the light and

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Kindred Spirits Winter Workshop Schedule

Kindred Spirits Heart Reliquary Workshop

Winter Workshop Schedule

Season greetings, Exciting new classes by Cathy Dorris are now available at Kindred Spirits. You can come sign-up on location during regular business hours or register online at our website. Materials will be provided for each person and food and beverages will be available for purchase on site. One glass of red or white house wine will be included with your class sign-up. Cathy makes this experience easy to follow and entertaining for each student. These classes fill up quickly so don’t miss out on the fun.

Sign-Up at Kindred Spirits 4:00pm-9pm Tuesday – Saturday Register online at www.kindredspiritsartalewine.com Contact Cathy directly at [email protected]

  Flower Floor mat Saturday Dec. 9th 1:00 pm – 5:00pm $45.00 Sign-Up Here Heart Reliquary Tuesday Dec. 5th &Saturday Dec. 30th1:00pm – 5:00pm $45.00 Sign-Up Here Mixed Media Wall Hanging Bowl Saturday Dec. 16th 10:00am – 3:00pm $65.00 Sign-Up Here Copyright

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New Classes at Grants Pass Museum of Art

Art Classes! Visit our Website Click on any picture to reach our website class signup page. How to Paint Snow with Kristen O’Neill Saturday, Dec 2 1 – 4 pm All materials provided Create your own painting of a winter scene Learn about color theory (warm & cool colors) Have a fun afternoon! All skill levels are welcome $30 per person, includes all materials. Animal Portraits with Bobbi Baldwin Saturday, Dec 9 9:30 – 5 Paint your beloved pet or favorite animal, open to all mediums (exce! Dogs, cats, horses, tigers, cows, wild animals Whatever your favorite fur or feather animals are! We will work on learning the anatomical structure of bodies and faces as well as how to best portray them! We will also work on composition, color theory, techniques, and painting. Beginners through advanced artists—all are welcome. $85 per person. Materials list to be sent to you.

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Ashland Gallery Association December Art Exhibits

Talented Hills, Oil painting by Silvia Rothschild Trujillo

Ashland Gallery Association December Art Exhibits

Celebrate Ashland’s Visual Arts during the AGA First Friday Art Walk, December 1st from 5 to 8 pm!

Stroll the galleries and take in the visual delights in downtown Ashland and the Historic Railroad District. Enjoy this free year-round community event, filled with a diverse array of artwork, live music, artist demonstrations, refreshments and lively conversation!

For more information about all of our exhibits, please visit: www.ashlandgalleries.com

View and download the download the December Gallery Tour map at the bottom of this post.

AGA December Spotlight Exhibits Studio 151 Birds, Buddhas, Books and Snakes

“Birds, Buddhas, Animals & Snakes,” Mixed Media by Elizabeth York

Currently on display is mixed media sculptural art by Elizabeth York. The work includes various buddhas composed in wall relief form, sacred geometry and a series investigating her experiences of relative “time”. Also on display are sculptures from

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Christmas with Masterpiece

Christmas with Masterpiece - Masterpiece Christian Fine Arts Foundation

TIME: Annual Members’ Exhibition at Rogue Gallery

Weather Worn, watercolor by Betty Barss

TIME: Annual Members’ Exhibition

November 17 – December 21, 2017

Reception: Friday, November 17, 5:00 -8:00 pm

Weather Worn, watercolor by Betty Barss

In the 2017 Rogue Gallery Annual Members’ Exhibition, over sixty artists interpret the theme of “Time”. The Annual Members’ Exhibition features work by Rogue Gallery and Art Center members and is always one of the most popular of the year. The Rogue Gallery has had a long history of supporting local and regional artists. This exhibit gives Rogue Gallery members an opportunity to exhibit one piece of their work on the central theme of “Time”. Over 60 artists are participating in this non-juried exhibit. Artists’ submitted artwork that reflects their personal interpretation of the theme. The exhibit includes watercolors, acrylic, and oil paintings as well as sculptures, photography, and pastels.

 

An exhibit reception will be held

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Open Holiday Studio and New Seasonal Classes at LightGarden Glass Art!

Time to spend together… This time of year we are especially appreciative of our friends that visit us throughout the year as well as those who will come into our lives in the future. Join us for a celebration of the holidays with our Holiday Open Studio. Four special guest artists will be joining in the festivities and Cliff Creek Vineyards will be pouring wine! Art does not have to be purchased to be enjoyed. See You There!

LightGarden Glass Art Gift Certificates can be purchase in house or online on our website: click here

These projects can be done during our regularly scheduled workshops on Wednesday and Saturday mornings from 10 – 12n. Please call or email ahead to reserve your space.

Glass Enamel Painting: Deer

December 9th 1-4pm

Here’s a great little project for learning to paint with glass enamels.

Make either

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Simplicity

Joshua Huyser, a Minneapolis artist who exhibits internationally, does the simplest possible water colors of single objects, or a small group of identical objects, on a nearly white ground. They’re a delight, and they do what all painting should do: make you look at something as if you’re seeing it for the first time.There’s a […]

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Bells & Angels

The Guardian Angel of Mount Angel AbbeyAs I begin to write, the bells begin to ring across the monastery courtyard. Between the bell tower and my window, a statue of a guardian angel stands in the rainy courtyard. I woke to bells ringing at 5:20. They …

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SAVEtheNEA Timeline

Click to view a 2017 timeline of advocacy actions that Arts Action Fund members took to #SAVEtheNEA this year.

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