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Painting with Frit Demonstration Saturday!

Jessica Carrara - Light Garden Glass Art flyer for June 12 2015 Valley View Winery show and demonstration of painting with frit to make fused glass art

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Applegate ON SITE: Class with Elaine Frenett and Silvia Trujillo

Applegate On Site, Announcement of tam=ndem-taught plein air class with Elaine frenett and Silvia Trujillo

Applegate ON SITE ~ two workshops, two sites & two instructors Silvia Trujillo (yes, she’s back!), oil & acrylics, and Elaine Frenett, watercolor, will lead these two classes. Both Silvia and Elaine have over 40 yrs. combined professional/teaching experience as Oregon/California artists and delight in sharing along the creative path. Paint the picturesque “Lavender Fields Forever” farm, with lavender at it’s brilliant peak and then, the rolling hills with the dazzling vistas of Valley View Winery. Each session will guide you gently through an outdoor painting intro, separate demos by each instructor in their media and then, ample time for individuals to develop their own unique paintings. A friendly share will close the gathering. There are optional and additional lavender distillation, vintage car viewing and wine sampling possibilities for you too. Won’t you come celebrate summer in the Applegate Valley with us? Where: Lavender Fields Forever Farm, Saturday, July

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Followup: Beekman House PaintOut and Benefit Sale

Sixteen member artists and photographers participated in a plein air celebration of the historic Beekman House in Jacksonville, creating paintings for a July 21 benefit sale with 25% of the proceeds going to the Jacksonville Heritage Society’s Beekman House Restoration project. Congrats to Kim Faucher, winner of the People’s Choice Award!

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Hitting the Sand to Spread the Southern Oregon Story

Cooperatively spreading the word about the Southern Oregon wine region, eight Southern Oregon wineries traveled down to Dana Point, California to participate in the two-day California Wine Festival.AbacelaBridgeview VineyardsCliff Creek CellarsMelrose …

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1975 to 2011, Valley View’s Rich History

Valley View Winery posted these two photos on their Facebook today that I thought was really neat. The photo on the left is from 1975 with Mike (7 years old) and Frank Wisnovsky posing with the largest vine in the vineyard. Thirty-six years later, Mike…

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This Week’s Harry and David Wine Savings and Tastings

The barrels have been identified for the Applegate Fall UnCorked Barrel Tour!

As I mentioned last week, the annual Applegate Valley Fall UnCorked Barrel Tour is on November 21st from 11 a.m.- 5 p.m. Fourteen of the Applegate Valley wineries will be opening their doors for barrel tasting and delicious food and wine pairings….

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