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Art du Jour August 2020 Newsletter

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Art du Jour Pen, Pencil and Ink People's Choice Contest February 2018

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Art du Jour Gallery seeks entries for their February 2018 People’s Choice Exhibit, with a theme of Pen, Pencil and Ink. Visitors to the gallery will vote for their favorite artwork. winning piece of art receives $50 and a ribbon! Winning artist will be honored at their February 16 Third Friday ArtWalk and Reception.

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January at Art du Jour Gallery

Everyday Barns, quilt by Karen Hanken, Art du Jour Gallery, Medford, Oregon, January 2016

January at Art du Jour Gallery: Antique Quilts, Wearable Art and Hamilton Watercolors! And…

A special talk by Charlotte Wirfs on January 23rd at 1:00pm about antique quilts and quilting techniques. Guests are invited to bring their own vintage or antique quilts to show or to get advice on mending them. Please note that Charlotte is not an appraiser, however. We’ll serve mulled cider and cookies!

Yes, indeed! January at Art du Jour is going to be exciting and very special!

Everyday Barns, quilt by Karen Hanken

Through the end of January, our three special guest artists are quilters Charlotte Wirfs and Karen Hanken and wearable knits fabric artist Laura Lawrence. Their uniquely beautiful work will be on display in our Salon and the main gallery in January. Featured gallery artist during January is our own Dodie Hamilton-Brandon, renowned watercolorist and beloved art teacher here in

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“Winter Coat” Art Exhibition at Clatsop Community College Art Center Gallery

Winter Coat, oil on canvas, Matthew Dennison

The exhibition Winter Coat will open at the Clatsop Community College Art Center Gallery with a reception on Thursday, November 13 from 6:00 – 8:00p.m. The show continues through January 15, 2015. The gallery reception and exhibit are free and open to the public. The CCC Art Center Gallery, 1799 Lexington Avenue, Astoria, is open from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday, and on weekends and holidays by appointment.

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