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People’s Choice Pen, Pencil & Pastel Contest Award

People’s Choice Pen, Pencil & Pastel contest

This Third Friday, Art du Jour Gallery Presents People’s Choice Award March brings new featured artists at Art du Jour Gallery, 213 E. Main in Medford. During the month of March Peter Coons work will again be the featured in the Salon and Carol and Bob Sharp will be the featured artists on the feature wall. This Third Friday we have booked classical guitarist Rod Petrone March 16th. The artists of Art du Jour are pleased to announce that the winner of our People’s Choice Pen, Pencil & Pastel contest, which also included scratchboard, is Cara Morgan’s stunning entry titled “The King”. Second place in the voting went to Norm Rossignol (left in pic), and third to Margaret Braburn. We would like to thank all who participated.

Cara Morgan’s stunning scratchboard entry took to prize in Art du Jour’s “People’s Choice” Pen. Pencil, and pastel contest. ~ photo

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Debut Art Show for Susan DeRosa at South Stage Cellars in September!

Please plan to join artist Susan DeRosa at the opening reception for her September show at South Stage Cellars on September 7 from 6-9 pm.

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Daily Pig

  At least for this week, I’m posting a pig a day.  I think of it as sort of a “pigs on parade”.  I wouldn’t want to go too hog wild, but this is fun drawing pigs! I drew this particular pig on greeting card stock with my favorite ball point pen. Enjoy!

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Pen and Ink Drawing Techniques with Tom Romano

Learn four pen and ink drawing techniques: contour lines, parallel lines, cross hatching and stippling from author, illustrator and graphic artist Tom Romano. April 14, 15, 21, 22 from 1:00 – 3:00 pm $80, additional materials list Contact Tom at [email protected] or 541-261-0639 to register. Held at Ashland Art Center, 357 E Main St, Ashland, OR, 97520.

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Life Drawing Open Studio at the Rogue Gallery & Art Center

This Friday, November 4th from 10:30 AM – 12:30 PM the Rogue Gallery & Art Center is hosting

LIFE DRAWING OPEN STUDIO

Every first and third Fridays, Life Drawing Open Studio

November 4 & 18, December 2 & 16: 10:30 AM – 12:30 PM

40 South Bartlett Street, Medford, Oregon

No pre-registration required!

Join other artists for two hours of uninstructed figure drawing from a live model. Warm up with short poses then stretch your creative muscles with a series of longer 20 minute poses.

Participants should bring their own materials, although there are plenty of easels, drawing boards, tables, and chairs available.

$10 members, $15 non-members

(Individual memberships- good for one year- starting at $35 for individuals!) Memberships and more information about the Rogue Gallery & Art Center:

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Last chance to enroll in Art Workshops starting this weekend!

Contact the Rogue Gallery & Art Center today: (541)772-8118, [email protected], 40 South Bartlett Street, Medford, OR 97501 for your last chance to register for Tom Romano’s Beginning Drawing with Pen & Ink: Saturdays and Sundays, October 15, 16, 22, 23 from noon-2PM and Roni Marsh’s Beginning Pastel: From the Ground Up: Fridays, October 14, 21, 28, November 4, 11 from 4-7 PM!

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