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March at Art du Jour Gallery

"Retired," 25" x 17" watermedia by Lane Hall

Guest Artist Lane Hall’s Award-Winning Watermedia Exhibit and the Beautifully Handcrafted Artistry of Jewelry Designer Carol Sharp on Display! March is your last chance to see the exhibit of award-winning paintings by our distinguished guest artist Lane Hall in our Art du Jour Gallery Salon. Mr. Hall’s watermedia paintings drew many admiring visitors to the gallery during February, and our… Read more →

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Adorn: Contemporary Wearable Art Entry Deadline July 15

CALL FOR ART Adorn: Contemporary Wearable Art Selected by: Yevgeniya Kaganovich, Professor and Chair of the Department of Art and Design, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Exhibition Dates: September 11 – October 22, 2015 Entry Deadline: July 15, 2015 Notifications: Week of August 10-14, 2015

YEVGENIYA KAGANOVICH “PEARL NECKLACE IV,” 2005. FRESH WATER PEARLS, LATEX SHEET, LARGEST STRAND: 7 ¾” X 38 ¾” X ¼ “ “Do jewelers belong to the world of art or craft?” asked New York Times writer Victoria Gomelsky in an article on contemporary wearables she penned for the newspaper in 2014. When posed to him, Glenn Adamson, director of the Museum of Arts and Design in New York, suggested that the question itself may no longer be relevant. “The 21st century being what it is,” Adamson said, “categories are points of reference, but not very useful as containers of people.” Today’s cutting-edge jewelry designers

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Local Retail Opportunity for Jewelry Artists!

Please read this post for a local retail opportunity for artisan jewelers working with stones set in silver! If you’re not a jewelry artist but know someone who is, please share!

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CALL TO ARTISTS AND CRAFTSPEOPLE FOR 
ROGUE GALLERY & ART CENTER’S HOLIDAY ART BOUTIQUE 
“SPIRIT IN HAND”

Rogue Gallery and Art Center Call to Artists for Spirit in Hand Holiday Boutique

The Rogue Gallery & Art Center—southern Oregon’s premier non-profit community art center—will host the “Spirit in Hand” Holiday Boutique November 16-December 22, 2012. This is a juried show and sale of hand-crafted, one-of-a-kind gift items including fiber & wearables; pottery & ceramics; glass, metal & woodwork; jewelry; leatherwork; mixed media and upcycled & repurposed items; candles; and body care products will be considered. Small framed artwork (no larger than 12” in any direction) will also be considered.

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“SPIRIT IN HAND” HOLIDAY ART BOUTIQUE

Calling All Creators of Wearable Art!

Participate in a juried Trunk Show at the Ashland Art Center Art on the Runway event October 12 and 13, 2012. An informational meeting for interested artists is scheduled for June 3 at 2 pm at the Ashland Art Center. Applications will be available at the meeting. Sunday, June 3, 2:00 pm – Infomational …

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Spirit in Hand Holiday Boutique at Rogue Gallery and Art Center

www.roguegallery.org 40 South Bartlett Street Medford Oregon 97501 541-772-8118

Enjoy one-of-a-kind handcrafted items made by regional artists and artisans for the home and office, as well as fine selection of unique personal accessories. Jewelry, dyed and woven scarves, felted journal covers and hats, art dolls, aromatherapy soaps; metal wine racks, pottery, sculpture, decorative glassware and small artworks; dining accessories such as placemats, towels, and tea cozies.

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Simple Jewelry with Thalia Keple

Simple Jewelry by Thalia

Fine Simple Jewelry By Thalia Keple

It’s easy to make your own beaded earrings or necklaces for yourself or for gifts!  Learn basic wire and beading techniques to make eithertwo pairs of earrings or a single strand necklace.  No experience neccessary.

Thursday, November 10 or 17, 1:00 – 2:30 pm (earrings) Saturday, November 19 or December 3, 1:00 – 2:30 pm (necklace) Class held upstairs in Studio #8 at the Ashland Art Center, 357 E Main St $20 per class, included use of tools and supply kit To register, contact Thalia Keple at [email protected] or541-292-8785.

Area Artists Present Holiday Gift Bazaar in December

Holiday Gift Bazaar – Refreshments and light appetizers will be served. Mark your calenders for this fun event. Many one of a unique and creative items will be sold. Attached is a event flyer in case you want to print it out to share with your friends.

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Area Artists Present Holiday Gift Bazaar in November

Holiday Gift Bazaar

Holiday Gift Bazaar – Refreshments and light appetizers will be served. Mark your calenders for this fun event. Many one of a unique and creative items will be sold. Attached is a event flyer in case you want to print it out to share with your friends.

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Saul Bell Design Award Announces Call to Emerging Jewelry Artists for 2012 Competition

Win Rio Grande gift certificates up to $500.00! Saull Bell Design Award calls for Emerging Artists in the Jewelry Design, along with prizes for the school or instructor teaching the winners! Deadline is Dec. 2, 2011.

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