August 3, 2012

Art in Avon

Join us at FVAC for  First Sat. Aug. 4th and Fisher Gallery opening:

I'll be in my residency studio 10-2 - come by 6B and see what's shakin'!

A. Balkun - work in progress
The Evident and the Essence 

A Fisher Gallery exhibit of paintings by Eric Stegmaier and Sean Michanczyk August 1 - September 1 
Opening Reception - August 4, 6-8pm

Green Art with Deb Wadsworth
First Saturday Workshop - August 4, 2:00 - 4:00p.m. TUITION: $25

Is your conscious stirring to recycle with a purpose? Work as an inventive sculptor and create something from nothing. Recycled items will be provided by instructor but participants are asked to bring any broken sentimental items such as photos, old cameras, candle sticks, jewelry, boxes, books or anything really to be turned into meaningful pieces of conversational art.

FVAC 2012 Opportunities for Artists 

Call for artists at FVAC:  prospectus at

TAG Art 
An Open Exhibit and Sale of Original Works by Regional Artists
Exhibit Dates: September 7 - 29, 2012
Opening Reception: September 7, 6-8 p.m.
Submission Deadline: Deliver by mail or to FVAC by August 16 & 17, 2012
Step into the challenge of creating a work of art on a TAG. Stretch your vision, mix up your brain - enjoy the creative challenge of making art using manila baggage TAGs. Submission to TAG Art is free and open to adult artists.
Criteria: Create art from/on manila baggage TAG. 4.1/4"h x 2.3/8"w, Avery 11005 (w/string)
Download Call for Entries for Complete Details
Grounds for Sculpture 
An exhibition of Sculpture in and outdoors juried by Anne von Stuelpnagel, Director of Exhibitions, Bruce Museum, Greenwich, CT.
Exhibit Dates: September 7 - 29, 2012
Opening Reception: Friday, September 7, 2012, 5-8 p.m.
Submission Deadline: Electronic submissions only by August 24, 2012
Criteria: Original in-the-round and bas-relief work including 3-dimensional, bronze, ceramic, metals, glass, wood and mixed media executed during the last 3 years.
Submission Fee: $20 / limit 3 pieces per CD. 
Show Opening by FVAC resident artists Jim and Bill: