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Central Art Supply Carries on a Legacy for our Art Community

Central Art Supply

In 1976 George & Winnie Ebert brought their successful art materials business from Coos Bay, OR to Medford – Ebert Arts Center & Framing. In 1981 they moved to 6th & Central Ave known now as Central Art Supply. Their vision and belief in the artistic pulse of Southern Oregon has benefitted our region for the past 41years. Truly pioneers in the art community that we have all come to love.

George passed away September 20 after a battle with cancer. He will be sorely missed by his family and by many in the community. He loved working with people and had such a pleasant disposition. Up until the last month of his life, he would often stop by Central Art to hang out, help, visit with customers – whatever he wanted to do. We at Central Art are proud to carry on his legacy here in the

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ART EXPLORATIONS MINI WORKSHOP at Central Art Supply

 

“ART EXPLORATIONS MINI WORKSHOP”

EXCLUSIVELY AT CENTRAL ART, FEATURING ENCAUSTICS!

When: Tuesday, September 26th, 2017

Time: 2:00PM – 3:00PM

Where: Central Art

Fee: $5

September’s Mini Workshop dives into the exciting world of Encaustic Painting! Whether it’s painting traditionally or collaging/mixed media, encaustics have amazing versatility as one of the world’s oldest artistic mediums. Enjoy a one-hour hands-on introduction to what makes this such a “hot” art form!

 

All supplies are provided.

 

Call now (541) 773-1444 or stop by Central Art and reserve your spot for this mini workshop! Seats are limited to 12 participants. Visit Central Art!

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September 2017 Workshops at Central Art Supply

Creative to the Qor Art Contest at Central Art Supply, Medford, Oregon

HUMAN FORM WORKSHOP

(including hands and feet)

Friday, September 8, 2017

*Demo and Lecture will be done in charcoal & oil paint

Where: Central Art Classroom

Time: 10:00 AM to 1:00

Fee: $20 per person

(Please bring a snack if you need one)

 

Have you ever wondered how artists measure out the human form and what the easiest way is to draw it correctly? Is the structure of hands and feet challenging you as well? This workshop will look in depth at the measurements of the body, limbs, head, hands, and feet.

 

Bobbi will work in Charcoal and Oil (for color) while she adds to your knowledge base on structure, negative space, and an introduction into her color theories. There will be handouts and the opportunity to ask that question you have been looking for the right answer to! There are so many tips that

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Abstract Workshop with Alx Fox Join Alx Fox for an Abstract Workshop

at Central Art Supply

Friday & Saturday August 25 & 26

From 9:30 am to 3:00 pm

Participate on any day or both days

Fees: $65 per day, $110 for 2 days

 

Explore new ways of applying and using texture on canvas or watercolor papers for increased focal point interest. Sample new media and sharpen your compositional skills in a relaxed informal atmosphere using acrylic paints and medias.

Call or email for materials list and/ or questions:

(541) 450-7092 [email protected] Visit Central Art!

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**HURRY! These Workshops Are Filling Up FAST!!!**

Discover Something NEW & Colorful ONLY at Central Art!

 

During the month of August, we’re offering three unique hands-on opportunities to immerse yourself in an art form you may have never before tried! Are you excited?

Location: Central Art, 101 N. Central in Downtown Medford.

 

Tuesday, 8/8 – SPOTS FULL “Go With The Flow: Pouring with Acrylics”

1:00pm – 3:30pm Fee: $5

 

Saturday, 8/19 – SPOTS AVAILABLE “Pet Rocks & Posca Pens/Rock Swap”

1:00pm – 3:30pm Fee: $5

 

Tuesday, 8/22 – SPOTS AVAILABLE “Marbling Mayhem!”

1:00pm – 3:30pm Fee: $5

 

Pre-registration required for mini workshops. Payment reserves your spot.

Seats are limited to 12 per workshop.

Call 541-773-1444 and pay by phone or stop in to Central Art to register.

  Visit Central Art!

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Art Explorations Mini Workshops at Central Art!

Rock Painting Workshop at Central Art Supply, august, 2017, Medford, Oregon

Discover Something NEW & Colorful ONLY at Central Art!

During the month of August, we’re offering three unique hands-on opportunities to immerse yourself in an art form you may have never before tried! Are you excited?

Location: Central Art, 101 N. Central in Downtown Medford.

 

Tuesday, 8/8 – “Go With The Flow: Pouring with Acrylics” 1:00pm – 3:30pm Fee: $5

 

Saturday, 8/19 – “Pet Rocks & Posca Pens/Rock Swap” 1:00pm – 3:30pm Fee: $5

 

Tuesday, 8/22 – “Marbling Mayhem!” 1:00pm – 3:30pm Fee: $5

 

Pre-registration required for mini workshops. Payment reserves your spot.

Seats are limited to 12 per workshop.

Call 541-773-1444 and pay by phone or stop in to Central Art to register. Visit Central Art!

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FREE Coloring Event at Central Art Supply

Creative to the Qor Art Contest at Central Art Supply, Medford, Oregon

 

 

When: Friday July 21, 2017 1:30-3:30 p.m.

Where: Central Art Supply 101 N. Central Avenue, Medford

 

 

Chickadee Creative Coloring, a Medford-based adult coloring book publisher, presents a

FREE Coloring Event for its three publications:

Amazing Animals Coloring Book for Adults, Creatures of the Deep Coloring Book for Adults, and Wild Women Adult Coloring Book.

 

Each of the three 24-page books contains hand-drawn illustrations by talented Southern Oregon student artists.

 

There are a lot of benefits of coloring for adults and teens, which include activating both sides of the brain (logic and creativity) and reducing stress and anxiety, and it can be a perfect therapy for patients battling an illness or disease. Plus, it is just plain fun!

 

Join us for a fun-filled afternoon coloring your worries away! Pages from each book along with colored pencils to use for this event

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Janis Ellison Pastel Workshop:

 

Janis Ellison is excited to offer the one day pastel painting workshop,

The Art of the Wave!

Saturday, July 22nd, 10:00-3:00 at Central Art Supply

 

If you have reference photos of waves please bring them, Janis will also bring photographs if you do not have them.

 

Here is a tip: I find the best way to take photos of isolated waves is to take a video on your iPhone, then freeze the frame by taking a “screen shot” when you get that perfect wave. Here is how to do it on an iPhone, or iPad https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT200289. You could also take the video with your camera, load into you computer and use your photo editing software.

 

I have already received payment and deposits from many of you. If you haven’t registered yet you can do so by calling or emailing me to

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Figure Drawing Workshop with Bobbi Baldwin

Figure Drawing Workshop with Bobbi Baldwin at Central Art Supply, July 7, 2017

HUMAN FIGURE DEMONSTRATION AND LECTURE In Charcoal & Oil Paint (Including Hands and Feet!) Figure Drawing Workshop with Bobbi Baldwin FRI. JULY 7, 2017 10:00am – 1:00pm in the Classroom at Central Art $20 per person

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Sidewalk Sale at Central Art Supply

Creative to the Qor Art Contest at Central Art Supply, Medford, Oregon

Shhh! Don’t Tell Dan! (Sidewalk Sale, Fri. & Sat. July 14th & 15th, 2017) Can you keep a secret? Central Art’s Sidewalk Sale is sneaking up on us this summer (July 14th & 15th), and the deals are gonna be so hot, you’ll want to pack the sunscreen before you go! Whatever you do – Don’t Tell Dan!

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