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Monthly Journaling Clinic 2017 Update

Monthly Journaling Clinic I continue doing my fun and successful monthly, Visual Art Journaling Clinic in my Ashland Art Center Studio! Each 3rd Friday, 3-5pm we gather for an new topic with first a quick demo, then all you have your hand at it in these intimate yet relaxed class. Call me to reserve your […]

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Arts Alliance of Southern Oregon UPDATE

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Arts Alliance of Southern Oregon January 12, 2015, 2:30-4 PM, Rogue Gallery & Art Center Studio Community Meeting Notes Over 18 community members attended including artists, arts advocates, and representatives from art organizations including Rogue Gallery & Art Center, Art Presence, Edgy Art Events, Southern Oregon Guild, Grants Pass Commission for Public Art, Medford Arts Commission, Art Works, and more. Participants from throughout Southern Oregon represented both Jackson and Josephine County as we came together to forge and strengthen the Arts Alliance of Southern Oregon. We shared the history of the Arts Alliance: In Spring 2013, leaders from various arts organizations gathered with a vision to strengthen partnership and improve communication for the benefit of the larger arts community. Since then, we regularly held panel discussions, public, and steering committee meetings to gather input as to what the Arts Alliance should be and came up with mission and vision statements.

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Legislature adjourns with support for Oregon Cultural Trust

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1,364 advocacy messages were sent this session to the governor and legislators. Key legislators received their constituent messages at the moment that decisions were being made in the committee process. Grassroots advocacy matters! Legislators voted to support arts and culture in Oregon with more funding for the Oregon Cultural Trust, the Oregon Arts Commission, the Oregon Historical Society and other cultural institutions. Now it’s time to say: Thank You!

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Attention Bloggers Using Wordpress

WordPress 3.4 was just released – please back up your databases and update now! If you need a hand with this, contact the editor at [email protected] These updates not only maintain the integrity of your blog’s code, but are critical to maintain its security for you and your visitors.

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News from Artist Silvia Trujillo

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Yes, I’m back in Ashland and settling in. I can hardly keep up with my recent moves, let alone expect anyone else to! To update you on current and future happenings:

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