Artists Workshop 34th Annual Show & Sale

‘LITHIA WATER’ Pastel By Steve Bennett


‘LITHIA WATER’ Pastel By Steve Bennett

The Artists’ Workshop 34th Annual Show and Sale opens Friday, August 3, at 10 am at the Art Presence Center, corner of 5th and D in Jacksonville.

A special Reception with the Artists will be held on Saturday, August 4, from 2-5 pm. Admission to the show and the reception is free.

The group is comprised of passionate, accomplished artists who capture local landscapes, historical buildings, flowers, still lifes, abstracts, and other subjects using oil, pastel, watercolor, acrylic, print-making, encaustic, mixed media, ink, etc. Members include award-winning collected artists who may also teach art classes and workshops.

Participants in this year’s show are Raye Aubin, Susan Austin, Steve Bennett, Sue Bennett, Katy Cauker, Peter Coons, Susan DeRosa, Rick Evans, Kim Faucher, Marilyn Hurst, Jeanne LaRae, Jean Mailander, Kirsten Meriwether, Carolyn Roberts, Desmond

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Elaine Witteveen Memorial today!

Please join us for a special memorial celebrating the life and artwork of Elaine Witteveen, Jacksonville artist and iconic founder of the Artists Workshop—also known as the Monday Artists—at 2:00pm today! We will have a special exhibit of her paintings on display today only!

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Elaine Witteveen Artist Talk - Life Drawing - Show Your Art on an RVTD Bus!!

Elaine Witteveen will present an artist talk for her show at the Rogue Gallery in Medford Oregon "Wings: The Life And Art of Elaine Witteveen" in February 2015


For over six decades Elaine A. Witeveen has been active in the arts. Her rich history is filled with stories of bringing artists together in the Northwest, and many travels at home and abroad. Come hear local artist Elaine A. Witteveen talk about her work and life as an artist next Wednesday, February 4th at 1pm in our Main Gallery.

Learn More About The Exhibit >>> Life Drawing: Academic Approach begins this Tuesday! Only two spots left! In this ten week class well-known local artist Sarah F. Burns will guide you in developing the skills to capture the expression of the human figure using a live model.Sarah’s extensive training includes study in contemporary art at Pacific Northwest College of Art in Portland, academic realist drawing and painting

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Wings: Celebrating the Life and Works of Elaine Witteveen

Untitled Acrylic painting by Elaine Witteveen, Jacksonville, Oregon

Rogue Gallery & Art Center Main Gallery exhibit: Wings: Celebrating the Life and Works of Elaine Witteveen January 10- February 13, 2015, Reception: Friday, January 16th, 5-8pm

Untitled acrylic painting by Elaine Witteveen

The Rogue Gallery honors longtime Rogue Valley artist Elaine A. Witteveen in an exhibit of her paintings in acrylic, watercolor, and mixed media. Elaine celebrates the joyous beauty and mystery of life in rich, abstract paintings.


Approximately 40 paintings Elaine Witteveen has produced in the last twenty years will be displayed. A few of the paintings depict the landscape of Jacksonville but the majority of the work is Elaine’s more recent renditions of abstract art. Using acrylic and watercolor paint along with collage, pencil, and pastels, the works are drawn, painted, splattered, scraped, carefully torn, and layered to create interesting textures and depth. Many of the paintings are whimsical and playful with

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Artist’s Workshop 30th Annual Show & Sale

Artist’s Workshop 30th Annual Art Show and Sale August 1-24. The gallery will be open from 10 am–6 pm every Friday–Sunday from August 1– 24. Artists Reception Saturday, August 2nd from 3–6 PM.

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