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URGENT: Pottery Volunteers Needed for Children’s Festival July 13-15

One of the co-chairs for the arts-n-crafts hill at the upcoming Children’s Festival at the Britt grounds just contacted us to say that the event is less than two weeks away and they are desperately looking for volunteers in the Pottery Booth…helping kids create a pot/bowl/vase on the wheel.

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Clatsop Community College Presents Crane Crow Exhibit

Clatsop Community College announces an upcoming visual arts exhibit titled “Crane – Crow” featuring Terry Inokuma, Ceramicist and Grace Sanchez, Painter and Collage Artist. The exhibit be on display from April 4th to May 9th, 2013 in CCC’s Art Center Gallery. An opening reception will be held on April 4th at 6:00 pm.

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Clatsop Community College Presents Crane Crow Exhibit

Untitled, Collage, Grace Sanchez

Clatsop Community College announces an upcoming visual arts exhibit titled “Crane – Crow” featuring Terry Inokuma, Ceramicist and Grace Sanchez, Painter and Collage Artist. The exhibit be on display from April 4th to May 9th, 2013 in CCC’s Art Center Gallery. An opening reception will be held on April 4th at 6:00 pm.

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CALL TO ARTISTS AND CRAFTSPEOPLE FOR 
ROGUE GALLERY & ART CENTER’S HOLIDAY ART BOUTIQUE 
“SPIRIT IN HAND”

Rogue Gallery and Art Center Call to Artists for Spirit in Hand Holiday Boutique

The Rogue Gallery & Art Center—southern Oregon’s premier non-profit community art center—will host the “Spirit in Hand” Holiday Boutique November 16-December 22, 2012. This is a juried show and sale of hand-crafted, one-of-a-kind gift items including fiber & wearables; pottery & ceramics; glass, metal & woodwork; jewelry; leatherwork; mixed media and upcycled & repurposed items; candles; and body care products will be considered. Small framed artwork (no larger than 12” in any direction) will also be considered.

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ROGUE GALLERY & ART CENTER’S 
“SPIRIT IN HAND” HOLIDAY ART BOUTIQUE

Hummingbird Announces Move to Portland, Ashland Exhibit, Kiln for Sale and 9/22-23 2-for-1 Sale

IN THIS NEWSLETTER: * We are Moving to Portland! * 2 for 1 Sale Sept. 22 & 23 at Hummingbird *Dennis’ Show at Hanson Howard Gallery in Ashland * Lift- Up Kiln for sale

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Latest News from the Studio of Eve Margo Withrow

Creation, by Eve Margo Withrow

A sale at Art & Soul Gallery; Still room in the Intuitive Painting class with 5 of 6 sessions left to go; Register for Play With Clay class, sessions begin September 6; Creativity parties; Demonstrating my painting and collage techniques for August 27 Southern Oregon Society of Artists meeting…

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Uninstructed Clay Open Studio – with Bonnie Baker

Clay Turtle by Bonnie Blair

Independent in your use of clay and just need some work space and tools? Host Bonnie Baker will be available to answer questions about the workspace, tools and materials. Sundays from 10:00 am – 2:00 pm $8 per session – Clay and firings available for purchase Drop in! Ages 16 – Adult Youth ceramicists under …

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Glazing and Glaze Formation with Maggie Bezuhly

Get to know cone 6 electric kiln glazes with Maggie who worked as a production potter for 25 years. Learn glaze characteristics, formulas, types of glazes, light transmission, texture, and problems that may occur. Fridays, March 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 from 4:00 – 6:00 pm $100 for the class or $25 per week for …

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Mexican Artist Efren Gonzalez Visits Ashland Art Center

Ceramic Clay Mural Mexico

Efren Gonzalez with Ceramic Mural

Ashland Art Center is so excited to bring International Artist Efren Gonzalez to Southern Oregon for a visit and round of workshops in September!

Efren Gonzalez lives on Lake Chapala in the town of Ajijic, a picturesque fishing village near Guadalajara. He enthusiastically engages visitors and locals in the Efren Gonzalez Cultural Center, a gallery, frame shop, ceramics studio, and classroom, where he mentors both adults and children. His work includes painted murals, watercolor and oil paintings, and a recently developed, incredible, three-dimensional clay mural technique.

Efren Gonzalez – Ceramic Mural

These clay murals were inspired by ancient Mayan traditions, although the method and outcome is completely Efren’s invention. The murals, which measure about 8 feet high and can be as much as 18 feet wide, are made in sections, then fired and assembled at the installation site. Although the

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Ongoing Art Center Classes

Sarah F Burns

Ashland Art Center has some excellent classes happening this summer! Here is a selection of our ongoing classes that you can drop in on anytime: Uninstructed Figure Drawing

Maia's Eyes – Sarah F Burns

Moderated by Ann DiSalvo Ongoing Class, Every Monday 10:00 – 12:30 Drop In, $10, $9 for Art Center Members Unclothed model, Adults only Bring your own non-toxic materials Long and Short Poses Please note: Figure Drawing will not be held on July 4. Classical Techniques for Contemporary Kids Drawing, Painting and Art Appreciation with Meredith Page 

Ethan Page – Still Life on Brown Paper

Does your child want to learn to draw and paint things they see? Join Meredith for a fun and sophisticated art education experience! A variety of subject matter will be explored, along with the work of historically and locally significant artists. Students will also build their art related

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