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Hanley Farm

I came to Hanley Farm to paint and had a hard time choosing a view, because I liked so many views, so I painted one and then painted another and that one was painted in the same scale and basic location as the first, so they both fit together, which made me motivated to make […]

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Hanley Farm Artist Day & Craft Fair

Hanley Farm Celebrates Local Artisans! June 20, Hanley Farm is hosting local artists and crafters at the farm. Come out, admire original works of art; unique, one-of-a-kind jewelry; hand-made crafts, etc. Speak with fair participants; learn more about how they-do-what they do. AND support your local artisans! Find the just-right gift for your friends, family, OR for yourself! Be sure to take a self-guided garden tour. During the day, take time to relax, and picnic by the pasture. You can buy locally grown food at the fair OR bring your own picnic. In addition to all this, there will be music, and children (adults too!) may want to get their face painted; children can travel back in time as they play Heritage games. Admission: FREE! June 20, 10am-3pm; Hanley Farm, 1053 Hanley Road, Central Point. For more information call 541-773-6536, ext. 204.;

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Children’s Heritage Fair at Hanley Farm TODAY!!

Southern Oregon Historical Society Children's Heritage Fair flyer

The Children’s Heritage Fair at Hanley Farm Happens TODAY, May 30, 2015! Come to Hanley Farm at 1053 Hanley Road, Central Point from 11am to 4pm to enjoy hands-on homesteading crafts, interactive demonstrations, heritage breed animals and garden tours, old fashioned kitchen skills, butter churning, candle making, wagon rides, story telling, clothes washing, explore the vegetable garden, from wheat to bread, pottery wheel demonstrations, an Oregon Trail presentation, pinch clay pots, sheep, goats and llamas, and a milking station!

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Call to Artists from Hanley Farm Artist Day & Craft Fair

Call to Artists from Hanley Farm Artist Day & Craft Fair

We invite you to join us June 20 at Hanley Farm and participate in our Artists Day & Craft Fair. Bring your paints, charcoal, pencils, beading,– which ever medium you use to create your beautiful works of art! – and practice your craft as you enjoy the ambience only Hanley Farm can offer!


This year, we’re expanding our event to include much more. And, we’re offering you a couple of options!

If you plan to demonstrate your craft, not sell, there is no fee for a 10’x10’ area. If you choose to simply set your easel up, paint, draw, create – there is no fee. If you want to also sell your work, there is a $35 vendor fee for a 10’x10’ area. (Visit to complete the vendor form and pay the vendor fee.)

We can supply

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Artist Calls, Jacksonville and International

Taste of Summer Jacksonville Oregon Taste of Summer is an annual celebration in Jacksonville presented by Britt Music & Arts Festival, the Jacksonville Chamber of Commerce and Jacksonville Oregon Business Association. The event includes a wine walk, live music, food booths, art, classic cars, and more. This year they are expanding the event to include an “artisans’ alley” in which selected artisans or crafters will be invited to show and sell their products. For more information visit (Thanks to the Rogue Gallery’s newsletter for this call) Aesthetica Art Prize 2015 International The Aesthetica Art Prize 2015 is now open for entries. It is a celebration of excellence in art from across the world and offers artists the opportunity to showcase their work to wider audiences and further their involvement in the international art world. Plus you could win £5,000, a group show and editorial. To enter, visit

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Artist’s Day at Hanley Farm June 14

June 14 at Hanley Farm – Flag Day Celebration, Artists Fair & Old Fashioned Lawn Party!

A day you won’t want to miss!!!! Put June 14 on your calendar and plan to join us for an old-fashioned lawn party at historic Hanley Farm.

Dozens of artists will be practicing their craft and selling their wares. Maybe you’ll fund that unique gift or beautiful piece of art work you’ve been seeking for your home! Or take a guided tour of the historic Hanley House. And of course, much MORE, including – music by The Rogue Suspects; a flag field; a presentation by Chelsea Rose, of SOU Archaeology lab; traditional games such as badminton and horseshoes; and farm-fresh food from the Hanley Kitchen.

June 14th, 11am – 4pm

1056 Hanley Road

Admission: $5/adults; $3/children 5-12; SOHS members and children under 5, FREE!

541-773-6536, ext. 1002

Proceeds benefit the Southern Oregon

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Children’s Heritage Fair CALL FOR VOLUNTEERS

Children’s Heritage Fair


The 2014 Children’s Heritage Fair at Hanley Farm is just around the corner. This cherished annual event relies heavily on volunteers like you. We have an exciting line-up this year and hope you will join us!

Hands-on Homesteading Crafts, Interactive Demonstrations, Heritage Breed Animals, Old-Fashioned Kitchen Skills, & much more! Volunteers are still needed especially for SATURDAY, MAY 31 to assist at the craft and cooking stations. School Day 1: Thursday, May 29 from 8:30 am – 2 pm School Day 2: Friday, May 30 from 8:30 am – 2 pm Public Day: Saturday, May 31 from 11 am – 4 pm

To register as a volunteer, please email [email protected] the following:

1. Name 2. Contact Phone and Email 3. Day Preference (full day commitments help ensure a smooth delivery) For more information about

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Third Annual Artist's Day ta Hanley Farm on June 14

Flag Day-Artists Fair at Hanley Farm flyer

June’s just around the corner! As you can see from the flyer below, whole bunches is taking place that day! All you need to do is show up at 9am, definitely no later than 10:30am (event starts at 11am), and choose your spot to set up. There’s no fee of any sort, HOWEVER, if you sell some of your work, we request a 10% donation of your proceeds. That’s it! Due to the number of events taking place this year, artists are asked to set up on the front lawn of the Hanley Farm House, and surrounding areas.


As in past events, you’ll have several great sites, including the lawn in front of Hanley House, the area to the left of the pavilion, the lovely spring house area, Jackson Creek area, etc., to set up in. We just ask that the areas to be used for badminton, horse shoe

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Call to Artists: Artist Day at Hanley Farm

You are invited to participate in Artist Day at Hanley Farm, June 14. This year we expect a significant visitor increase, as we’re partnering with the farm’s Summer Lawn Party. This means more exposure and potentially more sales for you! Participation is the same as last year – arrive early to set up. There is NO FEE. We do however, ask that you donate 10% of the proceeds from your sales to the farm.


The Summer Lawn Party is a new event, and we’re excited to invite you to join in! So plan to come out, sell your works, and enjoy the ambiance of Hanley Farm. You’re encouraged to practice your art or craft. And, if you’d like, please display works you wish to sell.


“Hanley’s Vines And Roses” plein air pastel painting by Pat Blair

I’ll be sending more information as plans progress. Please call

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Hanley House, by Stefan Baumann

One Sunday each month during the summer, SOHS is opening Hanley Farm to the community. We call it Open Farm Day! Sunday, June 16 is Artists Day. Artists from Southern Oregon will be at Hanley, painting, photographing and displaying their work.

Hanley House, by Stefan Baumann

Many will have unique pieces of Southern Oregon art for sale. Join us at the Farm to talk with the artists, enjoy a picnic lunch (bring your own) and soak up some of the positive energy of historic Hanley Farm. Docent guided tours of Hanley House are $3, free for SOHS members. The Farm is open from 11am – 3pm this Sunday, June 16. Parking is free. Admission is free. Art is not free.