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Anna Elkins – Goodness: Past, Present and Future

The Honeylicker Angel, by Anna Elkins (book cover)

Goodness: Past, Present & Future

Autumn is about to officially begin. I look forward to it—not just because it’s my favorite season, but because this has been a summer full of opportunities to remind myself that joy transcends circumstance. My season started with getting a gum graft along all of my lower teeth in June, and it ended with most of my home state of Oregon covered in hazardous smoke from raging forest fires that are finally being doused with rain. But my joy was not in my gums or the air quality, thank goodness! I was grateful when I could chew again, and I looked for a way to support Oregon’s valiant firefighters.

Gratitude and action are my solutions to such seasons. So I thought I’d share a bit of both—celebrating a few points of goodness: past, present, and future.

Past: La Via Poetica

Two years ago,

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The 2017 October Imaginarium: Hats & Masks

The 2017 October Imaginarium exhibits the artistic creations inspired by Art Presence Art Center’s fifth annual Creative Challenge. The theme of this year’s challenge, Hats & Masks, yielded many wonderfully creative pieces of art, all created by the artists of southern Oregon. The show’s organizers are delighted, and say that the artists did a great […]

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The 2017 October Imaginarium: Hats & Masks

The 2017 October Imaginarium exhibits the artistic creations inspired by Art Presence Art Center’s fifth annual Creative Challenge. The theme of this year’s challenge, Hats & Masks, yielded many wonderfully creative pieces of art, all created by the artists of southern Oregon. The show’s organizers are delighted, and say that the artists did a great […]

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The October Imaginarium – Coming Soon!

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The October Imaginarium – Coming Soon!

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September Exhibit, “Harvest”

Don’t miss the September exhibit opening September 1st at Art Presence Art Center, where we will feature paintings by Dolores Ribal, soft edged landscapes bordering on the abstract, incredible use of color, unusual viewpoints. Reception September 2nd from 1 to 3.

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September Exhibit, “Harvest”

Don’t miss the September exhibit opening September 1st at Art Presence Art Center, where we will feature paintings by Dolores Ribal, soft edged landscapes bordering on the abstract, incredible use of color, unusual viewpoints. Reception September 2nd from 1 to 3.

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September Exhibit at Art Presence Art Center

Featuring paintings by Dolores Ribal, new ceramics by John Dodero and Tom Glassman’s photography. Music by Minstrel Stream plus readings by Ginna and David Gordon at the Reception, September 2nd from 1–3.

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September Exhibit at Art Presence Art Center

Featuring paintings by Dolores Ribal, new ceramics by John Dodero and Tom Glassman’s photography. Music by Minstrel Stream plus readings by Ginna and David Gordon at the Reception, September 2nd from 1–3.

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Geometry: Within and Without

Art Presence presents works by two of our member artists during the month of September 2017. In Geometry: Within and Without, Raku pottery from John Dodero’s Dynamic Cubism (DC) Series joins photography by Thomas Glassman for a unique and compelling two-person exhibit

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