World Painting Challenge
90 Quilts Based on 30 Famous Artists
In The Arts
At the Emerald Art Center
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500 Main St., Springfield OR 97477 (541) 726-8595
Tuesday – Saturday, 11 am – 4 pm
Emerald Art Center is a place where beginning and established artists join together to create and show their art in a historic building in downtown Springfield. And it’s a place for people in the community to view local and national art shows as well as attend classes and other events. Come for a visit today. Enjoy the art. Become a member.
HAPPENINGS AT EMERALD ART CENTER
Member’s Show & Photography at Oregon Exhibition: November 3 – 25, 2015. Four member artists — Sharon Heinz, Lou Maenz, Kris Stewart, and Diane L. Farquhar — show their work in the main gallery. An exhibition of photos from Photography at Oregon are displayed in the mezzanine gallery.
Coming in December: “The World Painting Challenge” features quilts based on 30 famous artists. The quilts in 19 inch squares, 90 in total, come from the U.S., France, and Japan. Also featured is our annual “Small Treasures” show of art no larger than 12″ x 12″ as well as paintings and photographs in our main gallery by two member artists – Fran Pecor and Deb Ingebretsen.
“How to Make an Art Quilt.” December 3, 6 – 8 pm. In conjunction with the “World Painting Challenge” exhibit, Linda Steller will provide a demonstration and lecture on creating art quilts.
Youth Art Works! Free For Kids Aged 6-12. Saturdays 12-3 pm beginning October 3 for 11 weeks (through Dec. 19). Space is limited. Call 541-726-8595 for a reservation.
ARTS IN THE NEWS
Lane Monthly magazine features a full page article about activities at the art center in their edition on “Celebrating the Arts.” Click the link to read the story.
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