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Summer Workshops with Karen O’Brien

Stuff of Dreams, online class with Karen O'Brien

Artful Gathering begins on June 6th!

I would love for you to join me in my first Online class, through Artful Gathering. Class begins on June 6th, but registration is open until June 22nd. I will be available for live support during class. All registered students will be entered to win an original painting at the close of class on July 17. I hope you will consider joining me!

Artful Gathering Summer Session 2017

New Studio Workshops

I have added some new workshops at my studio in Grants Pass, Oregon. We will be diving in to expressive acrylic painting.

July 15, Paint With Abandon August 19, Mixed Media Expressive Flowers 10 am – 3 pm

You can get all the details on my blog: karenobrien.blogspot.com

Have a wonderful summer,

Karen O’Brien

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LightGarden Glass Art News May 2017

Table Rock, fused glass art by Jessica Carrara, who has a show at Roxy Ann Vineyard in June 2017

LightGarden Glass Art News May 2017

Dory’s showing off her newest piece with

“Crackle Technique” background.

(classes coming soon!)

She has a right to be proud.

It’s beautiful!!

 

Just took this piece

out of the kiln.

“Table Rock”

is headed to the show at

Roxy Ann Vineyard

next month where I will the featured artist.

 

New shipment of glass

came in this week!

Van Gogh Glass is back! This amazing glass for mosaics, or any application that works with reflected light rather than transmitted light, looks deeper than it is thick.

Get Yours Today!

 

Thank you to everyone who’s come in the last couple of weeks to make panels!

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Rogue Gallery April 2017 Exhibits - News

www.roguegallery.org 40 South Bartlett Street Medford Oregon 97501 541-772-8118

 

Above: Detail of SAWYER TOOK A CHANCE by Kathy Morawiec

Rogue Gallery April 2017 Exhibits – News Rogue Gallery will be closed Saturday, April 8th for the Pear Blossom Festival. IN THE MAIN GALLERY 2017 ARTIST TEEN MENTORING PROJECT

April 14– April 28, 2017

Reception: Friday, April 21, 5–8pm

This exhibition is a culmination of Rogue Gallery & Art Center’s annual Artist Teen Mentoring Project that pairs professional artists with Rogue Valley high school students for intensive study and interaction. On display is the creative work of both teens and mentoring artists, which includes painting in acrylic and oil, assemblage, printmaking, pen and ink, charcoal, and sculpture.

 

Through the program, the students learn new techniques to use in their work, how to present their work in an exhibit, and gain insight to the life of a professional artist. Teen artists had the opportunity to work with

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New Exhibit in the Rogue Gallery & Art Center's Main Gallery PLUS Lots of Calls to Artists!

Barbara Mason, Poem by Paulann Petersen, Voluptuaries, Solarplate Intaglio

Barbara Mason, DISCREPANCY (detail), solarplate intaglio NEW EXHIBIT IN THE MAIN GALLERY BEGINS FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 24 ILLUMINATED WORD Solar Plate Intaglios of Barbara Mason and Poetry of Paulann Petersen February 24 – March 31, 2017RECEPTION: Friday, March 3rd, 5-8pm

Barbara Mason, Poem by Paulann Petersen, Voluptuaries, Solarplate Intaglio Portland, Oregon artist Barbara Mason has created intaglio prints inspired by and infused with the poetry of former Oregon Poet Laureate, Paulann Petersen. The bold lines and expressive shapes in Barbara’s prints meld with Paulann’s poetic verse in a rhythmic, musical cadence. 2nd ANNUAL CELTIC CELEBRATION Support the Rogue Gallery & Art Center and celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with the art, music, food, beer, and friendship of the Emerald Isle, Friday, March 17, 2017, 6:30 – 8:30 pm.

The evening will include: Irish food and beer Musicians performing traditional Irish music An Irish-themed art show A singing competition to select

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Light Garden Glass Art Classes and Workshops

LightGarden Glass Art Flowers of Hope 2015 reception!

1086 Washburn February 2017 Medford, OR Tues-Fri 10-5pm www.lightgarden.net Sat 10-1p (541) 779-0272 Closed: Sun & Mon.

 

Smiles and joy is a side effect of creating art. Plus you get cool stuff to keep or share with friends! Feeling down? Make some art! FLOWERS OF HOPE Workshop

Even if you’ve never done any glass fusing before you can make an 8″ x 8″ fused panel to donate to Flowers of Hope. NO EXPERIENCE NECESSARY! $15 buys you a base piece of glass, access to all frits, stringers and scrap glass, hanging hardware and firing. Come in and try your hand at fusing and find out how easy and fun it can be. You’ll also be doing a wonderful thing for a woman going through a tough time.

TRY FUSING!

The same class only you get to keep it! Try fusing and see if you like

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October Workshops at Rogue Gallery

Rogue Gallery and Art Center logo

October Workshops at Rogue Gallery Art of the Wave in Pastel with Janis Ellison Skill Level: All levels are welcome Saturday, October 22, 9:30am-4pm

Do you love the ocean and want some great tips on how to create waves in pastel? Have you always wanted to try pastel but weren’t ready to invest in the materials? Join Janis in a fun learning environment for a one day workshop on creating waves in pastel, all materials provided! Using simplified techniques and a step-by-step process you can expect to complete a pastel. Demonstration in the morning followed by individual coaching.

MEMBERS $100, NON-MEMBERS $115 – ALL MATERIALS ARE PROVIDED Register Here >>

Mixed Media Collage Workshop with Arlene Warner Skill Level: All levels are welcome Saturdays, October 29, 10am-4pm, and November 5, 10am-2pm

Make unique and expressive abstract works using collage and acrylic paint. Create your own painted collage papers using

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My New Website

I am thrilled to announce that My New Website is Now Launched!! And I would really love for you to visit me there… http://www.roxanneevansstout.com/ My incredible website designer is Cheryl Stockton from Stockshot Studio. She’s been so wonderful to work with! My River Garden Studio blog will stay up, so you can still see all my posts… but I will be writing on the new blog from now on my website.

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My New Website

I am thrilled to announce that My New Website is Now Launched!! And I would really love for you to visit me there… http://www.roxanneevansstout.com/ My incredible website designer is Cheryl Stockton from Stockshot Studio. She’s been so wonderful to work with! My River Garden Studio blog will stay up, so you can still see all my posts… but I will be writing on the new blog from now on my website.

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My New Website

I am thrilled to announce that My New Website is Now Launched!! And I would really love for you to visit me there… http://www.roxanneevansstout.com/ My incredible website designer is Cheryl Stockton from Stockshot Studio. She’s been so wonderful to work with! My River Garden Studio blog will stay up, so you can still see all my posts… but I will be writing on the new blog from now on my website.

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Composition ~ The Foundation of a Painting

I woke this morning with the feeling that something had changed.  The air felt a little crisper, the sky looked a little darker and I could smell the earthy scent of leaves scattered on the ground in the woods. Yes, this is the feeling of fall, my favorite time of year! To celebrate the season, this year I am offering a September workshop that includes painting outdoors with a focus on Composition. An important element in a painting is a good compostion which includes line, balance, movement, abstract form and many other details that are needed to create a great…

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