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silvia Trujillo Teaches Techniques in Palette Knife Painting at Rogue Gallery March 5

Silvia Trujillo: Plein air painting in oil, entry in 2014 Umpqua Plein Air Painters Competition

The direct approach of applying paint to the canvas with a palette knife was very popular with the Impressionists, and of particular interest to artists like Van Gogh and Monet. The palette knife can render luscious texture and depth while maintaining rich pure colors. In this class, you will develop skills with the palette knife to enhance your work in value, design, and color harmony.

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Call to Artisans from ART'Clectic

ART'Clectic Call to Artisans March 2016

Call to Artisans from ART’Clectic Spring 2015 call to artisans from ART'clectic

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Workshop:

Small Business Saturday November 24 2018 Central Art Supply, Medford, Oregon

Christine Ivers, PSA-MP, IAPS/MC, President of Ivers & Associates Advertising will be teaching digital imaging through visual aids and demonstrations. How to take a digital photo of your artwork – How to shoot works behind glass – What lighting source is best for your work – How to scan existing photos of your artwork – How to color correct with Photoshop and other programs – How to create promotional material – and much more!!!!! Read on for more details and to register…

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Oregon Chocolate Festival 2016

2016 Oregon Chocolate Festival

Since we have outgrown our original location, the festival will be held at the stylish and oh so spacious Ashland Hills Hotel & Suites. The list of vendors is growing daily including more and more from beyond Oregon. For the first time we will open festival doors on Friday at 4pm, giving you not two, but 3 days of sweet chocolate exploration, including chef demonstrations, spa party, Charlie’s Chocolate 5K Run/Walk, Dessert Contest & Silent Auction and so much more! We are also excited about our partnership with ACCESS, a community action agency, as we will donate 100% of proceeds from the Dessert Silent Auction and 10% from the festival and run ticket sales to support this great organization. Oregon Chocolate Festival March 2016

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Ashland Art Center March First Friday Events and March Classes & Workshops

Ashland Art Center Classes and Events Update : Ashland Art Center, Ashland, Oregon logo image

Apologies for th elack of images. Please visit the Ashland Art Center’s online version of their newsletter to see it all!:

 

First Friday Event at AAC

MARCH First FridayFREE Community Art Event

March 4 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Featured Upstairs Studio Artists: The Wonderful World of Wool.

Felted Wool Creations by Jo Ann Manzone, studio #9, and Liza Hamilton, studio #3

This month features two our uniquely talented fiber artists, Jo Ann

Manzone & Liza Hamilton. The deceptively simple and extremely complex properties of felt can be seen in beautiful Jo

Ann’s flowing garments, and Liza’s intricate sculpted creatures. Explore the magic of wool.

Featured Photographer of the Month: David Lorenz Winston

David Lorenz Winston is an award-winning, internationally recognized photographer based in Talent, Oregon. A selection of his photographs entitled “Fleeting Moments” will be on display at The Photographers Gallery at the Ashland Art Center

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Travel the World with Art! ~ Kindred Spirits

Travel the World with Art - Kindred Spirits, Talent, Oregon

Cathy Dorris will be your tour guide as we travel the world creating a signature art project from each culture we visit.

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Around the World with South Stage Cellars

around the world with south stage cellars ssc logo south stage cellars

You don’t have to pack any bags for this trip. You don’t have to be concerned about loading or unloading zones, or excess baggage charges. Some of the countries you will be visiting include Portugal, South of France, Southern Italy, Chili, Germany, Australia, South Africa, and the list continues. We will be offering tastes from around the world along with food pairings from local restaurants. Limited space available – call soon to reserve yours!

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Ashland Art Center Additional Class Offerings

Ashland Art Center Additional Class Offerings, February 2016 : Portrait Drawing and Painting with Jenay Elder

New additions to Ashland ARt Center’s February and March 2016 Classes and Events: Portrait Drawing and Painting with Jenay Elder, Academic Life Drawing with Sarah F Burns, Oil Painting Techniques with Jenay Elder, Art Matters – Panel Discussions with Rebecca Gabriel

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Haines & Friends Fund Artist Awardees Art Exhibit March 4–5

Local artists who were awarded visual arts grants by the Haines & Friends Fund will exhibit their work at the Ashland Springs Hotel on March 4 from 5–8pm and march 5 from 10am–4pm. Witness how this year’s awardees are using their funds to improve their lives and the lives of others! [gview file="https://blogs.soartists.com/ArtMatters/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/Haines-Flyer.pdf"]

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New Show at Shepherd’s Dream!

Works by Pegi Smith will be on display at Shepherd’s Dream in Ashland From Feb 5–March 31, 2016. Opening reception Feb 5 from 5–8pm with live music by Pegi Smith and Greta Gardiner, in conjunction with Ashland’s First Friday ArtWalk

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