Friday, July 13, 2018
Saturday, June 30, 2018
The Greenhouse Ministries needs a volunteer drawing teacher for their class that meets on Tuesdays at 11:30 am until 12:30 pm. If you would like to give back to the community and have the time, please contact Randy at Greenhouse Ministries, Phone - 615-494-0499, ext 120.
Wednesday, June 27, 2018
Murfreesboro Art League
July 2018 News
NOTE: The Murfreesboro Art Gallery is OPEN to the public on Saturdays, 10:00 am to 4:00 pm and Sunday, 1:00 to 4:00 pm thru November (unless Cannonsburgh Historic Village closes for Weddings or special events), and open on Monday nights 7:00 to 9:00 pm. The gates will be open for parking in the Village on Monday nights 30 minutes prior to events. Do not park on any sidewalk. Do not park on the inner circle or past end of garden, so fire trucks can get through to hydrants.
> The Murfreesboro Art League would like to welcome all the new members!!
> Norma has scheduled Monday night classes for July, August, September, and October (see Dates to Remember). Thanks Norma! Check our blogspot for further information at murfreesboroartleague.blogspot.com.
>July 2, 9, & 16 classes – Acrylic painting with Mark Jackson. Supplies for Mark’s July Acrylic classes will be posted on the murfreesboroartleague.blogspot.com . Hope to see you there! Members are free – for non-members, the first class is free and the rest of the month’s classes are $15.00 each.
>The Murfreesboro Art League business meeting was held on June 25, 2018.
>For future business meetings, bring finger foods and something to show & tell, critiques on request for art work! The business part will be kept short!
>On Tuesday evening, July 3rd, a meeting is scheduled to discuss the Murfreesboro Art Gallery Plein Air Paint-out & Cowboy Gathering scheduled for October 5th and 6th, 2018 at the Murfreesboro Art League’s gallery at Cannonsburg from 6:00 to 7:00 pm. Anyone interested in helping out, whether a member or not, are also encouraged to attend.
>New artwork will be changed out on July 10th at 9:00 am, so bring three to four pieces of art to the meeting on Monday night, July 9th (for artwork 16” x 20” or larger, bring only two pieces).
>Uncle Dave Macon Days at Cannonsburgh are July 13th and 14th. Contact email@example.com for more information.
>The Summer Art Camp 2018 for students going into 3rd grade or older are from 9:00 am until noon as follows: July 16-20 is beginners – deadline to register is July 9; July 23-27 is beginners – deadline to register is July 16; and July 30-Aug. 3 is Advanced (must have prior summer art classes or previous art tutoring)– deadline to register is July 25. The fee is $65 per week – register at the Murfreesboro Art League or contact firstname.lastname@example.org .
>Mark is working on preparing a slide show on the new TV. Members are providing jpegs of their paintings for this display. Anyone visiting the Gallery will be able to browse the members artwork and see information about the artwork.
>Linebaugh Library Artist for the month of July is Kathleen Phillips, August is Joe Cole, September is Diane Marsella, October is Phyllis Razo, November and December are yet to be determined.
>Showcase Artist of the Month: July is Phyllis Razo, August is Bobbie Bittner, September is Reba Hinkle, and October is Kathleen Phillips.
Dates to remember:
· July 2, 9, & 16 – Acrylic Classes with Mark Jackson
· July 3 – Murfreesboro Art Gallery Plein Air Paint-out & Cowboy Gathering meeting, 6 pm at Gallery
· July 9 – Bring new artwork to hang and pick up previously hung
· July 13 & 14 – Uncle Dave Macon days at Cannonsburgh
· July 23 – Monthly Business Meeting
· July 30 – Eatin’ & Greetin’ meeting
· August 6 – Dirty Pour classes with Dorothy Stevens
· August 13 & 20 – Abstract Acrylic with Suzanne LeBeau
· September 10, 17 and October 1 – Torn Paper Classes with Heloise Shilstat
· President-Mark Jackson;
· Vice President-Norma Holden;
· Treasurer-Phyllis Razo;
· Corresponding Secretary-Reba Hinkle
· Recording Secretary - Kylee Harrison.
· Board members are Danny Jones and Bobbie Bittner.