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Southern Oregon Society of Artists News September 2018

SOSA Sept News 2018

Roni Marsh Landscape Painting Workshop - Central Art

Roni Marsh Landscape Painting Workshop – Central Art Supply “Paying Attention To Trees In Your Paintings”

Instructor: Roni Marsh

Dates: Sat, July 30 & Sun, July 31

Time: 10am to 3pm

Fee: $65

Location: Central Art Classroom 101 N. Central, Medford

*Please bring a lunch and bring photos to work from.

By narrowing the focus to a single subject or two we can often accelerate our learning and improve our paintings. The workshop will provide people an opportunity in a short period of time to:

Increase their understanding of the subjects Improve painting and problem solving skills Overcome weaknesses Unleash creative ideas for future paintings Gain confidence in themselves and their work Painters at all levels and any medium are welcome. Following each demonstration and talk there will be individual help at the easel. This will allow students to practice and integrate what they have

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Painting Skies, Clouds And Water at Central Art Supply

Painting Skies, Clouds And Water : Landscape by Roni Marsh

“Painting Skies, Clouds And Water” Instructor: Roni Marsh Dates: Sat, June 25 & Sun, June 26 Time: 10am to 3pm Fee: $65 Location: Central Art Classroom 101 N. Central, Medford

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May at Art du Jour Gallery

Abstract Rocks, by Roni Marsh

May at Art du Jour Gallery Two Special Guest Exhibits: Photorealistic Oil Paintings by William Whitney and Pastel & Oil Landscapes by Roni Marsh, PLUS “Art In Bloom” Street Fair on Mother’s Day Weekend!

May is ART IN BLOOM time for Art du Jour Gallery and all of Medford! Visit our art booth on Main Street directly in front of the gallery, where five Art du Jour artists will demonstrate their individual techniques on May 7 and 8. Scheduled on Saturday morning, 10-12, is Marianne Nielsen (watercolor). Midday, 12-2:30, Susie Lee (charcoal). Afternoon, 2:30-4:30, Dick Woods (conte’ crayon). Sunday morning, 11-1, Penny Simmons (watercolor). Sunday afternoon, 1:30-3:30, Yvonne Kitchen (sculpture).

Abstract Rocks, by Roni Marsh

During the Art In Bloom festival, Art du Jour Gallery will be full of special “Tiny Treasures,” original paintings by many of the gallery’s artists. These affordable one-of-a-kind Mother’s Day gifts will be

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Rogue Gallery Summer Classes and Job Opportunity

Rogue Gallery Sumer Art Camps for Kids

IT’S SUMMER! COME GET CREATIVE IN THE ROGUE STUDIO!

SUMMER CAMPS FOR YOUTH

For youth class descriptions go to www.roguegallery.org

Drawing Camp taught by Pravina McClure Ages 7-12: June 24 – 27, 9am – 12pm

Painting Camp taught by Pravina McClure Ages 7-10: July 8 – 11, 9am – 12pm Ages 11-14: July 8 – 11, 1pm – 4pm

Paper Arts Camp taught by Mary Wilkins Kelly Ages 7-12: July 15 – 18, 9am – 12pm

Clay Camp taught by Shari Craddock Ages 7-10: July 22 – 25, 9am – 12pm Ages 11-14: July 22 – 25, 1pm – 4pm

Sculpt & Build Camp taught by Samar Dawisha Ages 7-12: July 29 – Aug. 1, 9am – 12pm Funky Arts Camp taught by Amy Godard Navickas Ages 7-10: Aug. 5 – 8, 9am – 12pm Ages 11-14: Aug. 5 – 8, 1pm – 4pm

Puppetry

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VISUAL ART STUDIO TOUR INVITES THE PUBLIC INTO MEDFORD ARTISTS’ STUDIOS

Queen's Tease, by Marie Maretska

Ceiling Arches, photography by Tom Glassman

JUNE 2 & 3, 2012

Tour Map Online at www.roguegallery.org

The Rogue Gallery & Art Center presents its Visual Art Studio Tour (VAST) on June 2 & 3, 2012. Community members are invited to visit 19 studios presenting the work of over 22 artists. This is a unique opportunity to meet artists, watch them demonstrate their crafts, get inspired, and buy art! Artists will be greeting the public in their studios from 10:00am until 4:00pm. Community members and visitors are invited to attend this unique, free, self-guided tour. All ages are welcome! Tour maps are available online at www.roguegallery.org or at the Rogue Gallery & Art Center before and during the event.

Queen's Tease, by Marie Maretska

VAST participating artists are Betty Barss, watercolor painting; Carol Cochran, impressionistic acrylic painting; Valerie Coulman, illustration; Jim Curtis, fine

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Rogue Gallery and Art Center Visual Art Studio Tour - June 2 & 3

Visual Art Studio Tour - June 2 & 3

As part of our mission to nurture and promote the visual arts in the region, the Rogue Gallery & Art Center is presenting a Visual Art Studio Tour (VAST). Artists with studios located in Medford, Oregon will open their doors to art-interested visitors during this unique weekend event. Maps of participating artists’ studio locations will be available at the Rogue Gallery & Art center and online at www.roguegallery.org in late May. The VAST event will bring exposure to Medford’s artistic community, build awareness of visual artists and their working processes and stimulate and grow the arts community throughout the Rogue Valley.

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Rogue Gallery & Art Center presents: Roni Marsh Dec. 3 & 4!

FUNdamentals of Design & Composition

with Roni Marsh

Saturday & Sunday, December 3 & 4 from 10 AM – 5 PM

Roni Marsh at work

All skill levels welcome!

NEW!!! Register online: www.roguegallery.org

$85 members/ $100 non-members

Individual Annual Memberships start at $35!

Fundamentals of Design and Composition taught by nationally and international award-winning local artist Roni Marsh will be a FUN and informative weekend workshop for painters of all mediums and any skill level to explore and strengthen artistic use of the fundamental building blocks of design and composition. Participants will learn skills to capture and hold the attention of their viewers and build

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Roni Marsh puts the “Fun” in FUNdamentals for local artists!

The Rogue Gallery & Art Center presents Roni Marsh teaching a weekend workshop for painters of any medium, Saturday and Sunday, December 3 & 4.

FUNDAMENTALS OF DESIGN & COMPOSITIONRegister ONLINE: www.roguegallery.org

FUNdamentals of Design & Composition

Saturday & Sunday, December 3 & 4, 10 AM -5 PM

$85 for members, $100 for non-members

Join other painters (of any medium) for an intensive weekend workshop designed to be a fun way of exploring and strengthening artistic use of the fundamental building blocks of design and composition. Participants will learn skills to capture and hold the attention of viewers and build confidence in the fundamentals, while enjoyably exercising creativity and exploring painting in new ways. Space is limited- maximum 10 students. Register soon to reserve your space in this fun workshop at the Rogue Gallery & Art Center Studio:

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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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