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Plein Air Painting Video

I participated in a fun paint out event in Roseburg, Oregon about a week ago and while there, Michael Sullivan, photojournalist at the News Review created this cool little video profile. I love it! Thanks Mike and check out his work at http://www.michaelsullivanphoto.photoshelter.comFiled under: Landscape, painting, Paintings, Uncategorized Tagged: 2015, art, Inspiration, landscape, oregon, plein […]

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Bandon Beach Combing Workshop with Roxanne Evans Stout

Bandon Beach Combing Workshop with Roxanne Evans Stout, October 24, 2015 Creating a Hanging Mixed Media Book with Roxanne Evans Stout Saturday, October 24th 9:00 - 4:00 Cost: $90.00 including most materials See Roxanne’s blog here: http://rivergardenstudio.typepad.com And her Facebook page here: https://www.facebook.com/roxanne.evansstout

Bandon Beach Combing Workshop with Roxanne Evans Stout, October 24, 2015 Creating a Hanging Mixed Media Book with Roxanne Evans Stout Saturday, October 24th 9:00 - 4:00 Cost: $90.00 including most materials See Roxanne’s blog here: http://rivergardenstudio.typepad.com And her Facebook page here: https://www.facebook.com/roxanne.evansstout Bandon Beach Combing Workshop: Creating a Hanging Mixed Media Book with Roxanne Evans Stout on Saturday, October 24th from 9am–4pm, $90 inc. most materials.

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Flowers of Hope Artist Reception

Flowers of Hope breast cancer benefit art exhibition and artist reception, September 20, 2015 at South Stage Cellars, Jacksonville, Oregon

Check out the details for the 2015 Flowers of Hope art exhibition artist reception and more news from LightGarden Glass Art!

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Hike and Learn

The Friends of the Cascade-Siskiyou National Monument hold a monthly event called a Hike and Learn, where the invite someone to enhance participants’ experience of the monument with their expertise. They have invited me to lead a Hike and Learn on the subject of Landscape Sketching!  The monument is pretty neat because it has some […]

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Hanley Farm

I came to Hanley Farm to paint and had a hard time choosing a view, because I liked so many views, so I painted one and then painted another and that one was painted in the same scale and basic location as the first, so they both fit together, which made me motivated to make […]

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Still Life

Quiet study, I could have worked on it for longer but had to move things for other studio activities, so another painting ends without being a masterpiece. Such is life. 🙂 I like it anyway, but, you know, I’d like it more if it were better. I did work on it long enough to tilt […]

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Roxy Ann From Talent

Well this summer has been pretty brutal here in Southern Oregon. As I write this the average high temperatures have been hovering at 100 and wildfires surround us filling the valley with thick smoke. But a month and a half ago in mid June it was pretty nice out.Filed under: Landscape, painting, Paintings Tagged: 2015, […]

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Upcoming Art Events further North…

Peninsula Clay Artists 7th Annual Show/Sale August 7th to 15th

10:00 am to 5:00 pm daily Ocean Park, WA

Click here for more info about the Peninsula Clay Artists Show

Chinook Arts Festival September 5th to 7th – Labor Day weekend

This arts festival features a fine display of blown glass, photography, jewelry, oil & watercolors, pottery & much more!

For more information, please email Leslie Walters at: [email protected]

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Cultural Advocacy Coalition 2015 Legislative Report

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2015 Legislative Report On July 6, 2015, at 6:04 p.m. the 79th Session of the Oregon Legislature adjourned “Sine Die.” Over the 155 days of the session, the 90 elected members of the Oregon Legislative Assembly convened the 2015 Legislative Session amid uncertainty around the strength of the Oregon economy, a looming Supreme Court decision regarding the PERS reforms adopted by the legislature in 2014 and investigations into possible misconduct by Governor John Kitzhaber and First Lady Cylvia Hayes. Eleven days after the start of session, Governor Kitzhaber announced his resignation and five days later Secretary of State Kate Brown was sworn in as Oregon’s 38th Governor. While most pundits expected chaos and a rough leadership transition to ensue, Governor Brown moved quickly to solidify her leadership team and to partner with Speaker Tina Kotek and Senate President Peter Courtney.

Culture in the 2015 Legislative Session

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Call to Artists: RE-THINKING CERAMICS

UMPQUA VALLEY ARTS ASSOCIATION Call to Artists for RE-THINKING CERAMICS: A regional juried art show of work from Oregon. Open to Oregon artists working with clay. Juror: Heidi Preuss-Grew Cash Awards

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