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Capturing Life: Oil Paintings by Charity Hubbard

Community Gallery Exhibit Capturing Life: Oil Paintings by Charity Hubbard

October 21–November 18, 2016

Reception Date: October 21, 5:00-8:00 pm

 

Seattle Public Market, by Charity Hubbard

Charity Hubbard’s fine art oil paintings of people, landscapes and architecture capture life as it happens, blending traditional painting techniques with a feeling of spontaneity.

 

Using a palette of warm rich colors and loose brushstrokes, Hubbard creates luminescent paintings reminiscent of the painters from the Romantic era. Charity Hubbard completed a one year program at Pacific College of Art and studied for two years with nationally renowned artist Semyon Bilmes. She has received numerous awards and is a member of the Upper Rogue Artists’ Society. She is inspired by the masters including John Singer Sargent, Alma Tadema, Maxfield Parish, and Monet and also by current artists such as Clark Hulings, Jim Wodark, Richard Schmid, and Michael

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Catie Faryl Retrospective at Pioneer Village

Exhibition of 20 paintings, one for each of the past 20 years, beginning with Catie Faryl’s first show in 1995. Show on display February 11–April 28, 2016. Join us for a reception on Thurs, Feb 11 from 4–6 pm to meet the artist!

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Art du Jour Gallery July Events

Mixed media collage/assemblage with found objects by Carol Sharp Mixed media collage/assemblage with found objects by Carol Sharp Mixed media collage/assemblage with found objects by Carol Sharp

The work of Carol Sharp, an artist since childhood, will be featured through the month of July at Art du Jour Gallery, 213 E. Main, Medford, across from Vogel Park. Over the years she has pursued many different art forms including painting, collage, ceramics, scrimshaw and calligraphy.

For the past ten years, Sharp has been designing jewelry. Her unique specialty is knitted and crocheted wire jewelry into which she weaves a mélange of ingredients such as freshwater pearls, Mother-of-pearl, shells, seed pods, pressed glass, and gemstones. These are on display at the gallery.

As the featured artist during July, Sharp will be showing her collages with subjects ranging from themes of romance and nature to more contemporary work moving toward the abstract.

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