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Harvest a Change of Season at Art Presence Art Center, Jacksonville, Oregon

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S E P T E M B E R 2 0 1 7 N E W S L E T T E R A R T E N H A N C I N G C O M M U N I T Y Our SHOWS change Bi-Monthly, please come and join us to view our new art and meet the artists.

THANK YOU FOR YOUR PATRONAGE & SUPPORT RAKU URN SAGE by John Dodero OREGON GREEN & WHITE by Tom Glassman THE COTTAGE by Delores Ribal IMAGE by Charlotte Wirfs TALL RAKU URN by John Dodero ARCHES by Tom Glassman FOREST PATH by Jessica Carrara RAKU URN PERSIMMON by John Dodero ENCHANTED STAIRWAY by Tom Glassman CHINA TOWN by Delores Ribal DRAWING 2 by Walt Wirfs Come and Visit Jacksonville Art Presence Art Center on the grounds of the Historic Courthouse

OPEN EVERY FRI, SAT, SUN FROM 11-5PM

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Flowers of Hope Artist Reception & More LightGarden news

1086 Washburn April 2015 Medford, OR Tues-Fri 10-5pm www.lightgarden.net Sat 10-1p (541) 779-0272 Closed: Sun & Mon.

Flowers of Hope Artist Reception 2015 I just received confirmation that our Flowers of Hope Artists’ Reception will be held at South Stage Cellars this year! Sunday, September 20th South Stage Cellars has a beautiful patio under shady trees, award winning wines and a great staff! We are very pleased that they have volunteered their incredible venue for us! If you’ve never been there, they also have great local musicians, a Wine & Dine Wednesday and a Sip and Supper on Friday night. Visit their Facebook page or website for more information. http://southstagecellars.com/

It’s getting to be that time of year again where time speeds up and there is less available for all the things we want to do. I’ve found that it’s just too

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Light Garden Glass News, Classes

Upcoming Classes, Workshops, and news from Light Garden Glass Art and glass artist Jessica Carrara!

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News from Light Garden

Flowers of Hope 2014 Auction Winner

The Flowers of Hope Artists’ Reception at Roxy Ann Winery was amazing!! Great friends, good food, drink and lots of fun! Thank you to everyone who came out to support the artists! and…. The votes are in! Melanie Dines’ Fuchsia Panel won the $50 gift certificate It was a close call between many panels but Melanie’s panel won by one vote. Congratulations!

Thank you to Brenda

and everyone at Roxy Ann

for being part of our program!

Fall Class Lineup Fused Glass: Dichroic Jewelry September 27th One Saturday Afternoon 1-4pm Grab attention with beautiful dichroic glass jewelry you make yourself! Cabochons for necklaces or earrings; they all will dazzle your friends!Learn to cut them so they come out perfect every time. Compatible glass and lots of dichroic glass is included.

Make several pieces for $55

Glass Fusing Basics

October 11th & 18th Two Saturday Afternoons 1-4pm

Learn

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A Glassy Event at Caprice Vineyards

A Glassy Event at Caprice Vineyards Featuring local glass artists Jessica Carrara of LightGarden Glass Art and Dawn Lucero of Glass Village August 8, 9 & 10 12-5pm Glass Art Available for Purchase Saturday Live glass demonstrations Wine tastings Sunday Live music by Phil King and more wine tasting! 970 Old Stage Road, Central Point 541-499-0449

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SOAR Welcomes Glass Artist Jessica Carrara

Sunflower Path, glass art by Jessica Carrara

Sunflower Path, glass art by Jessica Carrara

The Southern Oregon Artists Resource is delighted to welcome glass artist Jessica Carrara to the Visual Artists Directory! We hope you will join us in a warm welcome by visiting her listing and using the links to visit her website and Facebook page, and giving her page and posts a like. Here’s more about the artist in her own words:

I have always liked to draw and paint. Before I ever touched a piece of stained glass I used draw stained glass designs because I liked the line drawings. Once I learned how to craft glass into stained glass panels in the early 80’s, I was hopelessly hooked. Over the years I have explored mosaics, sandblasted glass, torch work and fused glass. I love it all! Each medium of glass work offers its own unique qualities and can be combined with

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