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The Exciting Night is Nearing – RSVP by Oct. 21st

Masterpiece Christian Fine Arts Foundation

A Delicious and Revealing Event | A NEW DOOR | |LET’S OPEN IT! | RSVP BY OCT. 21ST

2019 Masterpiece Benefit Event Saturday, Nov. 2nd @Ashland Hills Hotel

Enjoy a stellar evening of exhibits, delicious buffet, new Biblically themed art, silent auction, music and most recent updates. Hear about ways we are reaching culture for Christ through Masterpiece Christian Fine Arts Foundation.

Including our exciting Capital Campaign for our Magna Deo project in Ashland. Come Open this New Door with us!

Saturday, Nov. 2nd6:00 Social and silent auction, inspiring art ( Bid on an epic helicopter adventure over Crater Lake and so much more!)

6:30 Dinner & program with speaker Head Pastor @ The Story Ashland

Tickets $35 per person

or introduce others to the work we do to connect culture to Christ through fine art and

Sponsor a table for 10 $350

Please reserve your place by

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2019 Masterpiece Christian Fine Arts Benefit Event Saturday, Nov. 2nd

2019 Masterpiece Benefit Event Saturday, Nov. 2nd @Ashland Hills Hotel Enjoy a stellar evening of exhibits, fabulous dinner, new Biblically themed art, silent auction music and the most recent updates. Hear about our programs and ways we are reaching our culture for Christ through Masterpiece Christian Fine Arts Foundation.

| A NEW DOOR | |LET’S OPEN IT | 2019 Masterpiece Benefit Event Saturday, Nov. 2nd @Ashland Hills Hotel

Enjoy a stellar evening of exhibits, fabulous dinner, new Biblically themed art, silent auction music and the most recent updates. Hear about our programs and ways we are reaching our culture for Christ through Masterpiece Christian Fine Arts Foundation.

Including our update of our exciting Capital Campaign for our Magna Deo project in Ashland. Come Open this New Door with us!

Saturday, Nov. 2nd6:00 Social and silent auction

6:30 Dinner & program @2525 Ashland Street, just off exit 14 in Ashland

Make it a date night! Overnight accommodations are also available at the venue for a delightful Ashland get-away Tickets $35 per person

or introduce others to the work we do to connect culture to Christ through fine art and

Sponsor a table for 10 $350

Please reserve

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Ascend 2019

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Ascend 2019 Coming this June 17-21 in Ashland, Oregon is an opportunity for young artists and musicians to be inspired and challenged to develop excellence in their artistic and musical giftings! Do you have a child or grandchild 15-30 years old who are endeavoring to reach higher heights in their craft? Come and experience moving presentations from a variety of inspiration speakers and in-depth teaching from 12 top professionals in their field, like Frank Ordaz who has years of experience working for Lucas Films on sets such as the original Star Wars. This just may be the perfect opportunity for life-altering inspiration! Sponsored by Masterpiece Christian Fine Arts Foundation and hosted at The Story church in Ashland, get in on Ascend 2019, a VERY AFFORDABLE four-day Artist & Musician Conference. Registration deadline is June 1 — visit our event website for details and registration! https://www.ascend2019.com/

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ASCEND 2019 Earlybird Registration Deadline Monday!

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View this email in your browser Are you endeavoring to become the best YOU as a young artist or a musician?

Mark your calendar now for June 17 – 21 and join us at A West Coast Convergence of Young Artists & Musicians REGISTER NOW BELOW…

…before the deadline for early registration — save some $$ and register by

Monday, April 15! – Energize the intersection of your gifts & your faith! – Masterpiece Christian Fine Arts Foundation is partnering with The Story church in Ashland, OR to host ASCEND 2019, a four-day artist and musician conference in the heart of Ashland. Young artists and musicians, ages 15-30, from up and down the West Coast will engage in great vision-building, inspiration, and technical instruction by an incredible team of professionally trained and experienced artists and musicians. Participants will gather in morning and afternoon sessions in specific learning tracks, plus

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Art of The Passion Week

The Disciples Peter and John Running to the Sepulchre on the Morning of the Resurrection by Eugene Burnand

PASSION WEEK with Masterpiece Christian Fine Arts | THE CROSS | THE RESURRECTION | |WE BELIEVE |

WELCOMING IN THE EASTER SEASON! Connect your family and friends to truth by creating a dedicated wall or clusters of inspiration and beauty in your home. Pieta by Michelangelo, The Believer by Frank Ordaz, Christ Before His Crucifixion by Henry Thomas Bosdet Below: Triumphant Entry by Tom duBois – ART LOVERS –

Is this celebration not the pivotal event in history? Move over Easter bunny. Let your walls and your home speak to hearts and minds and affirm the truth of this season. Masterpiece is featuring new ways that you can invite the presence of truth through art, both historic and contemporary, into the beauty of your home. See these beautiful suggestions and more at our online store!

With this selection of both historical and contemporary artworks expressing the powerful message of the

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Masterpiece Christian Fine Arts Foundation ASCEND 2019

ASCEND 2019, a four-day artist and musician conference in the heart of Ashland

Are you endeavoring to become the best YOU as a young artist or musician? Mark your calendar now for June 17 – 21 and join us at

A West Coast Convergence of Young Artists & Musicians

Masterpiece Christian Fine Arts Foundation is partnering with The Story church in Ashland, OR to host ASCEND 2019, a four-day artist and musician conference in the heart of Ashland. Young artists and musicians, ages 15-30, from up and down the West Coast will engage in great vision-building, inspiration, and technical instruction by an incredible team of professionally trained and experienced artists and musicians. Participants will gather in morning and afternoon sessions in specific learning tracks, plus engage in morning and evening all group devotions and worship, inspiring featured speakers, and lunches and dinners. This will be a week packed full of inspiring connection and unforgettable community! (above: Rhaspody in Orange by

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Ashland’s First Friday Art Walk, November 2, 2018 from 5 to 8 pm

Ashland Gallery Association November 2018 Art Exhibits First Friday Art Walk, November 2nd from 5 to 8 pm

Stroll the galleries and take in the visual delights in downtown Ashland and the Historic Railroad District. Enjoy this free year-round community event, filled with a diverse array of artwork, live music, artist demonstrations, refreshments and lively conversation!

AGA November Spotlight Exhibits Masterpiece Christian Fine Arts Paintings by Mera Oliveria Ashland Pony Espresso

Mera Oliveria grew up in Southern Oregon and began oil painting in the past 6 years, learning from local artists, which revealed her inherent natural abilities. Mera has always loved art but it wasn’t until she encountered the living God that she feels her art and skill level blossomed in new ways. Like in the story of Exodus, where God gave skill to craftsmen and artists to build the sacred place where He would meet again with

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Catch the Words in Red exhibit premier showing at Christ Cathedral in Southern California

Catch the Words in Red exhibit premier showing at Christ Cathedral in Southern California

– presents – “the Direct, Uncensored, Provocative Words of Jesus”

A TRAVELING FINE ART EXHIBIT Southern California Premier Showing at Christ Cathedral Heaven’s Balcony – Ron DiCianni, On the Sea of Galilee – Michael Dudash, Without Sin – Debby Fisher July 10th – 29th

Opening Reception Celebration Sunday, July 15th

Masterpiece is showcasing the “Words In Red” traveling fine art exhibit at the Christ Cathedral, our second exhibit to visit this breathtaking cathedral since our “Let There Be Light” exhibit in 2008. Guests and tourists from across the country can stroll through this fine art gallery with Nicodemus at night, the woman at the well, healing of the blind beggar, the woman caught in adultery, the demise of the demon possessed pigs, the crucifixion, and the resurrected Christ on the shore of Galilee. A visual plethora of compelling artistically rendered scenes by contemporary art legends, Michael Dudash, Ron DiCianni,

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13th Annual Conference & Workshops presented by Masterpiece Christian Fine Arts

13th annual Masterpiece Christian Artist Conference

NETWORKING AND EXCEPTIONAL CAMARADERIE WITH OTHER ARTISTS OF FAITH. Fulltime tracks: Portraiture, Still Life, Landscape, or Artisan One Day Classes: Mosaic, Stone wrapped jewelry Plus: Marketing, Digital Drawing and Painting. Artistic adventures await you or an artist you love at the 13th annual Masterpiece Christian Artist Conference at the beautiful Ashland Hill Hotel and Conference Center in the foothills of Ashland, Oregon. Inspiring technical and personalized instruction with professional and nationally recognized instructors Ned Mueller, JoAnn Peralta, and the young and talented Brittany Weistling forthis 4 day event. Morning and evening devotional sessions embracing a Biblical worldview while exploring the place and impact of “The Table” in art and culture. Plus One Day Artisan Workshops : Introduction to Mosaics and Wire Entwined Stone Jewelry and Marketing Tips of the Trade. These Workshops and breakout sessions will ignite your gifts and passion for your art and your faith with renewed

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Save the Date Masterpiece Christian Fine Arts 13th Annual Conference

So you’re thinking….wouldn’t it be so great to do something just sooooooooo much fun while getting a fresh boost of Inspiration from a Biblical Worldview In current culture and exceptional artistic technical instruction plus camaraderie with other professionally minded and passionate artists of faith?Then you or an beloved artist you know can kick start some summer plans June 14 – 17th by being at the 2018 Masterpiece Christian Artist Conference and Workshops in Ashland, Oregon at the beautiful Ashland Hill Hotel and Conference Center. It’s a stellar and inspiring lineup of talent and joy! Paint with professional and nationally recognized instructors Ned Mueller, JoAnn Peralta, and the young and talented Brittany Weistlingfor this 4 day event. Plus One Day Artisan Workshops : Introduction to Mosaics andWire Entwined Stone Jewelry and Marketing tips of the Trade. These Workshops and breakout sessions will ignite your gifts and passion for your art

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