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Masterpiece Christian Fine Arts Foundation ASCEND 2019

ASCEND 2019, a four-day artist and musician conference in the heart of Ashland

Are you endeavoring to become the best YOU as a young artist or musician? Mark your calendar now for June 17 – 21 and join us at

A West Coast Convergence of Young Artists & Musicians

Masterpiece Christian Fine Arts Foundation is partnering with The Story church in Ashland, OR to host ASCEND 2019, a four-day artist and musician conference in the heart of Ashland. Young artists and musicians, ages 15-30, from up and down the West Coast will engage in great vision-building, inspiration, and technical instruction by an incredible team of professionally trained and experienced artists and musicians. Participants will gather in morning and afternoon sessions in specific learning tracks, plus engage in morning and evening all group devotions and worship, inspiring featured speakers, and lunches and dinners. This will be a week packed full of inspiring connection and unforgettable community! (above: Rhaspody in Orange by

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Takin' It To The Street Chalk Art & Music Festival

Artists! All local chalk artists are invited to participate in this small but growing event which is now in its fourth year. Each year’s event has a different theme, and this year it’s Italian/French style masterpiece art, based on Historical Italy’s “The Grazie.” We also invite volunteer musicians, local and professional alike. We start this year’s event with 5 local artists and a few local musicians who are interested in making this event a place of destination. Art Enthusiasts, Parents & Residents! Join us for a celebration of quality chalk art and local live music in downtown Medford on Bartlett off Main St. on Saturday, June 28th from 9-9pm and Sunday June 29th from 12-6 pm. We will have chalk squares available for kids to experiment and play with. Contact Founder/Artist Cathy Gallatin with any questions and to apply for entry at 541-840-2982 or [email protected] Here’s a look at past

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Call to Artists: Takin' It to the Street Chalk Art & Music Festival, Medford

Beauty of Summer, completed sidewalk chalk art by Cathy Gallatin

Muralist Cathy Gallatin announces a Call to Artists for a first annual Chalk Art Festival to take place in Medford this June! The “Takin it to the Street Chalk Art & Music Festival” will be held in downtown Medford on Bartlett St. between Main & 8th Streets on June 23rd & 24th. The theme for 2012 is “People ‘Round the World.”

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