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Call to Artists for the Seventh Annual Angels Show

"Angel on High," by Katherine Bird, from the 2018 Angels show.

Call to Artists for the Seventh Annual Angels Show at Art Presence Art Center, December 2019 View this email in your browser Important Changes!

We have decided that, because our call to artists went out later than intended, we needed to make sure we allow artists more time to prepare their works for the show. Therefore, we will return to last year’s format, exhibiting the Angels Show in December only.

Here are the changes to several important dates:

Submission Deadline is now November 18th. Artwork drop-off dates are now November 23, 24 and 25th. We will hang the show on Thursday, December 5th. The show opens on Friday, December 6th. Reception is now Saturday, December 7th, from 1–3 pm. Closing date is still Sunday, December 29th.

We thank the artists who have already submitted their entries and apologize for the sudden change. “Angel on High,” by Katherine Bird, from

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Colors of Autumn

Our new member show, “Colors of Autumn,“ opens Friday, September 6 and remains on display until Sunday, September 29.This time of year is always a brilliant season for art as well as color outside! Come to the gallery to see the interpretations of the season our members have offered for your consideration. Please join us […]

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September Second Saturday ArtWalk

John Campbell teaches 3 sessions on how to make his baskets and lids and hot pads during the Second Saturday ArtWalk in September from 5 to 7. It’s easy to see why our patrons greatly enjoy his work!   The post September Second Saturday Art…

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Stone Tones in Voice and Flute

Stone Tones in Voice and Flute: Author Christin Lore Weber reads from her book “Finding Stone” accompanied by flautist Rebecca Stuart on 9/13/19 at 5pm.

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Second Saturday Art Walk for September

Art Presence Art Center member John Campbell will present an educational offering on the Second Saturday Art Walk, September 14th from 5 to 7 on constructing his beautiful cloth baskets.  They are unique and colorful and  real conversation pieces.  Don’t miss this presentation.  There will be 3 sessions, and refreshments as well. Look for the […]

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September Guest Artist Lane Hall

Art Presence Art Center welcomes Guest Artist Lane Hall for a special exhibition of his works on the back wall of the gallery. His show opens Friday, September 6 and runs through Sunday, September 29, with a reception on Saturday, September 7, from 1–3 pm.

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August Guest Artist Ilene Gienger-Stanfield

August Guest Artist Ilene Gienger-Stanfield has master signature status with Women Artists of the West and signature status with American Impressionist Society, Pastel Society of America & Northwest Pastel Society.

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Denali Grace at South Stage Cellars

Painting by Denali Grace, who show her works at South Stage Cellars in jacksonville, Oregon in august 2019.

Denali’s Intuitive Painting is a powerful and creative self discovery process in which you travel a private path, uncovering images of your inner self. Enjoy her paintings, fine wine by South Stage, and live music by Steve Shine and Sonic Gravity at a reception on Friday, August 9 from 5:30–7:30 pm. Can’t make it? Stop by during the Jacksonville Second Saturday ArtWalk, August 10 from 5-7:30pm!

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Monkey Business by Jess Carey at Free Association

Monkey Business, mokey art by Jess cArey at Free Association gallery in Jacksonville, Oregon. Show opens August 10 with a reception from 6-8pm.

Saturday, August 10, Free Association welcomes Jess Carey: painter, inventor, cartoonist, illustrator, Robot Santa, stringed instrument aficionado with the voice of a rustic angel, enthusiast of fun and nature, and artist with a heart of gold…our North Star from Maine! Jess makes sock monkeys with interesting personalities and kind portraits of birds and animals alike. Join us for a Second Saturday reception on August 10 from 5-8 pm!

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Vintage Figures by Ilene Ginger-Stanfield at Art Presence

Painting by Ilene Gienger-Stanfield at Art Presence for August 2019

Art Presence Art Center, 206 North Fifth Street in Jacksonville, will feature vintage figurative pastel paintings by Ilene Gienger-Stanfield. The exhibit, “Vintage Figures,” opens August 2nd with colorful, professional and nostalgic paintings for the curious and art lovers alike.

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