The subject for Guided Open Studio this Thursday, August 29th from 1:00 to 4:00 PM will be Sunflowers. Arlon Gilliland will offer guidance and help with techniques as well as lots of photo references. There is never a fee, but donations are appreciated. Please plan on bringing in your own supplies.
There are spaces still available in several of our classes but don’t wait too long, they do fill up. Click on the class name to be taken to the web page for full details and the opportunity to register.
- MIXED MEDIA USING POLYMER CLAY– 09/03/2019 – 10:30 am – 4:30 pm
- MONOTYPE PRINTMAKING– 09/07/2019 – 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
- JEWELRY – WIRE WRAPPING– 09/08/2019 – 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
- SEWING 101… OR, COME AND LEARN HOW TO MAKE LAZY PANTS!! (Day 1)– 09/09/2019 – 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
- MIXED MEDIA USING POLYMER CLAY– 09/10/2019 – 10:30 am – 4:30 pm
- RAKU POTTERY– 09/14/2019 – 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
- RAKU POTTERY– 09/14/2019 – 1:30 pm – 4:00 pm
SAVE THE DATE:
- Guided Open Studio– 08/29/2019 – 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
- Mosaic Open Studio– 08/30/2019 – 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
- Guided Open Studio– 09/05/2019 – 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
- Mosaic Open Studio– 09/06/2019 – 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
- Guided Open Studio– 09/12/2019 – 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
- Mosaic Open Studio– 09/13/2019 – 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
August 27, 2019 at 6:30 PM ASA Member Meeting Agenda and Minutes:
|Future Dates||ASA Board Meeting Thursday, September 19th at 10:00 AM|
Monthly Member Meeting and Potluck, September 24th at 6:00 PM
Art for current show should be picked up and new art received by 5 pm Monday, October 7th.
Next quarterly Opening and Reception Friday, October 11th at 5:00 PM
|Board Members||Our current Board is as follows:|
President Steve Rutherford term thru December 2019
Board Members at Large:
Rosemary Wood-Hemm mosaic liaison, no term limit established
|In Attendance||Arlon Gilliland, Marilyn Wolverton, Steve Rutherford, Stephanie Reitmajer, Ward Jene Stroud, Ruth Parvin, Kathy Story, Linda Friesen, Muffie Ganske, Mary Bish, Michele Lindsley, Christina V Moore, Rosemary Wood-Hemm, Catherine Hingson|
|Item||Short Description||Report and Action Required|
|Welcome||Meeting called to order at 6:30 pm by Steve Rutherford|
Steve introduced Ward Jene Stroud (who taught the Intensive Watercolor Workshop), Ruth Parvin, Kathy Story
|Gallery – Sales and Display|
|Stephanie Reitmajer and Christina Moore||Steve Rutherford suggested “Fall Colors”|
We need a replacement for Richard Laycock in handling the PR for Featured Artists. This will include assisting with bios and continuing the relationships that have already been established with various media outlets in the area. This would be effective January.
|Item||Short Description & Report||Action Required & Person Responsible|
|Christina Moore||Christina Moore offered to get ASA up and running on Instagram.|
Approval and permissions for posting our artists’ work on Instagram may be rolled into part of the new Gallery admission form that is being created.
|PR/Marketing Committee||Kathy Cope||Kathy is still looking for members interested in brainstorming PR ideas with her. Please let Kathy know if you have ideas you’d like to share. Her email address is email@example.com|
The artist/artwork receiving the most votes this month is:
Nancy McEwen for Over the Rocks
|Other artists/artwork receiving votes were:|
Debi Flory for Ladybug Picnic
|Featured Artist||September Featured Artist is: |
|New local Art on Display||Katia Kyte and Nora Sherwood are going to have a reception on September 5th at the new Cascade Sotheby’s office.|
|Thank you, Volunteers!||Arlon Gilliland||Arlon sent out a heartfelt Thank You to all the people who volunteered during the Nestucca Valley Art Festival:|
Kathy Cope, Jane Neal, JoAnn Ballantyne, Susanne Tsang, Bob and Stephanie Reitmajer, Leoda and Brook Barr. Thanks so much to all of you!