Tuesday, October 29, 2013

Call for artists


Plonia Nixon

Retrospective show features work of WCSU art professor Plonia Nixon, artist lecture set for Oct. 29. Join Plonia Nixon as she is the featured speaker at an artist’s lecture in the Higgins Gallery at 1:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 29, offering personal insights into her life and artistic work.

Admission to the reception and lecture will be free and the public is invited. The gallery will be open for viewing of the exhibition through Nov. 21 on Mondays through Thursdays from noon to 4 p.m., and Saturdays and Sundays from 1 to 4 p.m.

Monday, October 21, 2013

Barbara Mansilla


Barbara writes that prints are available!

Barbara Mansilla is a paper sculpture artist that received her MFA degree in Illustration from WCSU and her BFA from Paier College of Art.
wesbite: http://www.barbaramansilla.com/
She adds, "Like me on facebook: https://www.facebook.com/barbaramansilla.artist"

Wednesday, October 16, 2013

ShawnaLee Waterbury

You’re Invited!   I have several works of art in Oxford CSOPA Showcase-including my charcoal of Wayne & the MCC Cherub choir!!!!!
Please come To a closing Reception @ the Oxford Town Hall, Oxford CT.
Tuesday, October 29th from 7-9pm
Come see top amazing art by 15 artists, enjoy tasty yummies, see a portrait demonstration, and vote for your favorite work of art!

Can’t make it? Please visit during the week from 9-5pm and vote for *your* favorite work of art!!!!!
I hope all of you can make it!

ShawnaLee & Family

Monday, October 14, 2013

Call for Artists - Koenigs


97 South Main Street (Route 25)
Newtown, CT 06470 CT
Telephone (203) 270-1887

Friday, October 11, 2013

Ron Lawlor

Hello Friends

We are producing 45,000 Place-Mats for the Blue Colony and have 3 opening.  $290

If you are interested or would like more information please reply or give us a call.

Thank You for your time... Have a great weekend!

Rick and Ron

R.E. LAWLOR Graphics & Printing
Design • Print • Direct Mail • Marketing • Advertising
 • Web Services  
233 Greenwood Avenue, Bethel, Connecticut
Phone: 203-748-4144

Fax: 203-748-1522

A Family Business Since 1988

Thursday, October 10, 2013

Ed Little

Ed Little will be giving a talk on October 19th at 1:00 at the Sloane Museum, Kent CT, on the work of Eric Sloane and Lawrence Nelson, Fine Art vs Commercial Art.

Monday, October 7, 2013

call for artists - KAA

Painting The Town Fund-Raiser

We hope you will consider joining us for our Annual Paint-out & Auction Saturday, October 12 for a day devoted to painting outside in the cool fresh Autumn air.  
    Forms may be downloaded on our Web site: www.kentart.org or may be picked up at Kent Art Association during gallery hours.  This is an important fund-raiser event to help Kent Art Association keep the gallery open and we encourage members and non-members to participate.  Tell your friends to join us!  Bring a second painting of your choice from your studio for the auction.
     You do not have to wait until Saturday to do your painting if there is a problem fitting this into your busy schedule. If you are uncomfortable painting outside, it is possible for you to submit artwork that you have in your studio. People coming to the auction are looking for all kinds of art.  Please bring two pieces of artwork. Everything submitted must be framed, wired, and ready to be hung.
Volunteers are needed to help with this event.  Some of the jobs are receiving during sign-in and morning refreshments. Later when paintings are completed, putting up screens, hanging completed art work , runners during the auction, recording information on bids, passing out paddles, organize and sort art after bid, check out purchased art, and host the pre-auction reception. 
    To volunteer please e-mail carolynfisherart@gmail.com or leave a voice mail message at 860-355-0334.       Leave your name, number, and how you can help. Thank you in advance for your help with this event.  
    Let your buyers know that you will be taking part in this Kent Art Association fund-raiser.  
    Let's make this event a success!
Register, leave studio art, and enjoy refreshments at 9:00 AM.  
Bring back completed plein-air work to be hung for preview at 3:00 PM.  
Auction begins at 4:00 PM.

Thursday, October 3, 2013

Sheri Kobus Schwartz

Sheri writes, "I just got selected to exhibit work in First Street Gallery's Pop Up series in Jan." Congratulations Sheri!

Wednesday, October 2, 2013

SCAN - fall art member show and sale - call for artists

October 18 - 20, 2013
   10:00am - 5:00pm
   Newtown Meeting House
   Thursday, Oct 17, 3 - 6pm
   Friday, Oct 18, 6 - 8pm
   Sunday, Oct 20, 5 - 5:30pm

Richter Arts winners, many from WCSU

And I am pleased to present the winners of the Juried Art Show now on display at Richter House!
Thank you Heather Lawless for your great choices!
Stop by 100 Aunt Hack Road in Danbury as the show continues this Saturday Oct. 5 from 2 to 4 and Sunday, Oct. 6 from 2 to 3 & 4 to 5 pm; to enjoy more than 90 works of art featuring the winning art listed below.

Best in Show: 23 Summer Solitude – Stephen Gunn

1st Place 34 The Red Crew – Larry Louis Morse
2nd Place 22 Me With Glasses – Harry Burman
3rd Place 15 Morning Fog – Arline Corcoran
Honorable Mention 60 Something Traveling Thru Space #2 – Peter Parzuchowski

1st Place 87 On Land and Sea – Vincent Albano
2nd Place 85 Hide and Seek – Jane Luongo
3rd Place 41 White Peonies – Anna Meynadasy
Honorable Mention 25 A Secluded Delight – Susan Holden Sagono

1st Place 81 From Golden's Pond – M. Meken Silvestri
2nd place 40 Catch of the Day – Patrick Purcell

1st Place 88 Inhabited – Tara Tomaselli
2nd Place 78 Corrosion – James Jeffrey
3rd Place 1 Day – Dominick Tomanelli
Honorable Mention 31 Tweet's – Christine Lombardi

1st Place 36 Live Long, Laugh Often – Adele Moros
2nd Place 46 Indiana Sunset – Charlene F. Thomas
3rd Place 20 Post It People – Bob Neidhardt
Honorable Mention 9 Black and Blue – Mary Lou Costa