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More Tangents, More Fun

These three Paintings are part of a series exploring a new painting surface as well as new ways to use the layered painting process . They are on wrapped canvas instead of watercolor paper which alters the way of the … Continue reading

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Various Tangents

These 3 images are part of an experimental tangent of the serendipitous  following of random threads layered onto paper: layered onto underpainting or by creating a new and vibrant base for further exploration.   Thicketed Moon 24×30 Fog in Sunrise- … Continue reading

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Shift to the Left

Shift to the Left My creative life has taken a much needed turn to the left. For the last 15 years I have had the delight of playing a major role in grand-mothering. That girl is now in high school … Continue reading

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Mendocino Art Center Workshop in June!

Mendocino Art Center Workshop EXPRESSIVE WATERMEDIA TEXTURES Instructors: Pam Haunschild and Eve Margo Withrow June 20–21, 2020 (Saturday–Sunday, 9:30am–4:30pm) All levels Register Online Now Or call the Mendocino Art Center Registrar: 707 937-5818, ext. 10 or toll-free 800 653-3328, ext. … Continue reading

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Emerald Art Center Workshop in May

Emerald Art Center Workshop Using Texture to Create Expressive Watermedia Paintings. I am teaching a workshop with Pam Haunschild at Emerald Art Center on Saturday and Sunday, May 9-10. The topic is Using Texture to Create Expressive Watermedia Paintings. Instructors: … Continue reading

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Emerald Art Center Workshop in May

Emerald Art Center Workshop Using Texture to Create Expressive Watermedia Paintings Instructors: Pam Haunschild and Eve Margo Withrow May 9–10, 2020 All levels Register Online Now Or call the Emerald Art Center: 541-726-8595 CLASS DESCRIPTION In this fun and exciting … Continue reading

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Berryman Gallery Show

Berryman Gallery Show Nature’s Textures: Watermedia Paintings by Eve Margo Withrow January 17 – March 26, 2020 Eve Margo Withrow creates magical surrealisitic impressions of place using mixed water media, often layered into collages. The Lindsay Berryman Gallery is a … Continue reading

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Join us for Ashland’s First Friday Art Walk festivities October 4th! 

Michael Gibson, painting

Join us for the First Friday Art Walk festivities! Ashland Gallery Association Exhibit Openings & Artist Receptions First Friday Art Walk, October 4th from 5 to 8 pm

For more information about all of our exhibits and to download the October Gallery Tour map, please visit: www.ashlandgalleries.com

Ashland Gallery Association October Spotlight Exhibits Ashland Art Center Autumn Art in Multiple Mediums

Our theme for October is autumn and all it brings with color, texture, warmth in layering and the merging of foliage with art. Our featured artists include Jeanne La Rae in our main gallery. Her show, ” Color Reflected,” showcases Jeanne’s favorite subjects, water and autumn color. Katherine Dron will be showing her work in the upstairs lounge. Her show, ” Fragmenting Flowers explores our local, natural environment by marking paper with ink and watercolor. In our Photographers Co-op, Diana Standing is featured. Her show,

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Get On the Same Page With Central Art’s Altered Book Class

Central Art Supply Making & Altering Books with Gayla Snow

 

NEW Classes! Making & Altering Books with Gayla Snow

Learn the ever-popular art of altering, re-imagining, and repurposing your very own books to give them a fun and beautiful twist using mixed media techniques.

 

From unique bindings to page-dyeing, Gayla will guide you through multiple projects in a series of different classes designed to spark creativity and help you to master the basics of book making.

 

Classes begin July 26, 2019! For a full schedule of Gayla’s classes including dates, times, and pricing, click the link below to visit Central Art’s Events & Classes page.

 

Space is limited, sign up now to reserve! Call 541-773-1444 or visit us in-store at Central Art to register. *Pre-registration is required. VISIT CENTRAL ART! Inspiration Center Get your creative juices flowing! Click Here Products & Services Explore a world of art essentials at Central Art.

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Ashland’s First Friday, July 5th, from 5 to 8 pm

Image caption: Marcy Greene, monoprint

Join us for the holiday weekend festivities!

Ashland Gallery Association Exhibit Openings & Artist Receptions First Friday, July 5th, 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!

July Spotlight Exhibits

Studio 151

Guest Artist Melissa Markell

July’s First Friday at the studio features a joint show of mixed media figures and wall art by Elizabeth York and works by guest artist Melissa Markell. Melissa’s work includes a Postcard Series consisting of vintage postcards cut apart and reassembled into 5” x 4” tiny stories told in color and imagery. Each collage rests on 15” x 11” watercolor paper. Also on exhibit are her abstract canvases of acrylic paint and alcohol

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