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Medford Sneak Preview Poll – Pegi Smith is Favorite Local Artist

Medford Sneak Preview Poll Names Pegi Smith Favorite Local Artist February 2017

Medford Sneak Preview Poll In a recent Medford Sneak Preview poll, their readers named me their Favorite Local Artist in the February 2017 issue! I am so grateful to receive this kind of recognition from local art enthusiasts. I’m in good company…

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Pastel Classes with Janis Ellison at Central Art

Pastel Classes with Janis Ellision - 2017 session

Next Class Session; February 13, 20, 27 and

March 13, 2017

Four Monday sessions 9:30-1:00

125.00

Central Art Supply classroom

Register now 541-218-9788 or

www.janisellison.com

[email protected]

Pastel Painting

How to put the “WOW” into your paintings

Janis Ellison

PSA, IAPS/MC, PSWC, PSO, NPS, PSNM, SPS

Wondering how to achieve that WOW factor in your painting? Try Pastel Classes with Janis Ellison! Whether you are a seasoned painter or new to the pastel medium, you will learn some tips and techniques to take your work to the next level.

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Introduction to Chinese Characters

Art Presence Art Center welcomes the Year of the Rooster by hosting Introduction to Chinese Characters, an audio-visual presentation by Sarah Svinth. Learn 20-25 traditional Chinese characters! 1:00pm on Saturday, February 18, 2017.

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February 2017 at Art du Jour Gallery

February 2017 at Art Du Jour Gallery : Byzantine Queen by Doug Wallace

February 2017 at Art du Jour Gallery Discover Doug Wallace’s Eclectic Realm of Byzantine Queens and Mythical Maidens

February 2017 at Art du Jour Gallery finds us excited to present a radically different artistic vision by guest artist Doug Wallace in the Salon. Doug, who spent two decades in Hollywood as an actor and screen writer, has been an artist since childhood. In his own words, “Looking back down the tunnel of time, scrolling through the historical archives of what has interested me artistically for most of my life, I always find a bit of the fantastic in all that I do…and nothing is ever completely realistic.” Doug applies the same philosophy to his storytelling and his visual art. “In essence, I like to have one foot based in reality, while springing off the other to soar to the stars and create something that never was, be

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Central Art Supply 6th Annual Creative Art Extravaganza

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Central Art Supply 6th Annual Creative Art Extravaganza & 36th Anniversary Sale

Central Art’s Mini Workshop Extravaganza 2017! Full Schedule (updated 2/11/17)*

Set your artistic “playdate” and enjoy 2 days of hands-on fun during our

6th Annual Creative Art Extravaganza!

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 17TH

10:00am – ALCOHOL INKS

11:30am –MAKE YOUR MARK!

1:00pm – STRATHMORE PLAYGROUND HANDBOOKBLE!

2:30pm – PAINT, SPRAY, MARBLE!

 

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 18TH

10:00am – INTRO TO SUMI PAINTING

11:30am –WIDE WORLD OF WATERCOLOR

1:00pm – COPIC COMIC ART

2:30pm – STARTING FROM SCRATCH

 

*Visit Central Art’s website and click the “Events & Classes” tab for

full mini workshop descriptions.

 

Fee: $5 per workshop. Pre-registration required for all workshops.

Must pay $5 fee at time of registration.

Stop in or call 541-773-1444 to reserve your spot, seats are limited to 12 per workshop!

36 years ago George and

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Ashland Gallery Association February 2017 Art Exhibits

Ashland Gallery Association November 2016 Art Exhibits : Ashland Gallery Association aga logo

Ashland Gallery Association February 2017 Art Exhibits

Celebrate Ashland’s Visual Arts and visit the Ashland Gallery Association February 2017 Art Exhibits during the AGA First Friday Art Walk, February 3rd, from 5 to 8 pm!

Stroll the galleries and take in all of the visual delights in downtown Ashland and the Historic Railroad District. Enjoy this free year-round community event, filled with spectacular artwork, live music, artist demonstrations, refreshments and conversation with other art enthusiasts!

Pick up a Gallery Tour Map at any member gallery, the Ashland Chamber of Commerce, or download off of our website to tour the Ashland Gallery Association February 2017 Art Exhibits. For more information about all of the exhibits please visit: www.ashlandgalleries.com

 

Ashland Gallery Association February Spotlight Exhibits Shepherd’s Dream The Flock

“Spring with Lambs” by Suzanne Etienne

Ashland artist Suzanne Etienne and her student “flock” will charm

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Winter White Sale at Central Art Supply

Winter White Sale Central Art Supply January - February 2017

Winter White Sale at Central Art Supply

Remember back when you had to walk to school in the snow, “uphill both ways”? If only there had been an art store around to make the trip more worthwhile. Now that you’re all grown up, you can play hooky at your favorite “toy store” in town – and still feel ready for the start of term!

 

Whether it’s soothing academic anxiety, or just post-holiday blues in need of some old-fashioned art therapy, Central Art has your creativity fix to keep the frost away with our Winter White Sale! Now through February 1st, shovel in the savings on essentials like stretched canvas, painter’s palettes, sketchbooks, mediums and more!

 

What are you waiting for? Brave the tundra-like temperatures, trek to Central Art and turn that “Polar Bear in a Snowstorm” into a “Paw-some Bear in a Blizzard of Color”!

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Kindred Spirits New Workshop Schedule

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Kindred Spirits New Workshop Schedule

Kindred Spirits New Workshop Schedule is now here! We have created a new user friendly website at www.kindredspiritsartalewine.com/ and it is now easier than ever to sign up online for any class or workshop you would like to take. We can now keep you informed of Kindred Spirits events, sign-ups for new workshops and keep you up to date of anything and everything that you need to know about art and wine in Talent. Click on any links below to find out what’s new:

Announcements

Events

Workshops Descriptions

Sign-Up & Pay for Workshops

Hope to see all of you soon, Cheers All of us at Kindred Spirits

The workshop descriptions are listed below –

Click on the Sign-Up Link to be redirected to the payment page.

Shallow Bowl Wall Hanging Sculpture

 

Mixed Media Paper Mache with Wire and Handmade Papers

Approx. 15″ x

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Sumi Calligraphy and Painting Workshop with Yuming Zhu

Sumi Calligraphy and Painting Workshop with Yuming Zhu Sunday, February 19th, 2017, Central Art Supply, Medford, Oregon

Sumi Calligraphy and Painting Workshop with Yuming Zhu Sunday, February 19th, 2017, 9:30am– 3:30pm Central Art Classroom Fee $85.00 “A Hint of Spring of Oregon” One-day Sumi Painting Workshop Welcome the coming of Spring!

This workshop will concentrate energetic strokes and create paintings of early greens in Sumi style. We will use sumi ink to paint on Sprinkle Gold paper, to interpret flowers in Sumi style. The fusion of western and Eastern techniques is encouraged. Photos of local blooming and live flowers, branches are welcome. Please for repeating students, bring your sketch screen books and we will transfer sketch to paintings.

This workshop welcomes beginning and professional artists. We will work a lot on individual base. Painters new to sumi-e, and those experienced in East Asian watercolor painting will be introduced and encouraged to look at the “World” in a different artistic perspective. There will be demos, exercises, and one-on-one

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Naked Art 2017 ~ No Mats, No Frames, Great Deals!

Naked ARt 2017 at Art Presence Art Center, jacksonville., Oregon, February 2017

Naked Art 2017: No Mats, No Frames ~ Great Deals! at Art Presence Art Center, Jacksonville, Oregon. Image by Tom Glassman

NAKED ART 2017 No Mats – No Frames – Great Deals! January 13–February 26, 2017 Reception January 14 from 12–3pm   Well, this year’s record-breaking winter storm Helena sure did put a stick in our spokes for January! We hope you all made it through safely, and want you to know that you didn’t miss […]

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