Tuesday, October 24, 2017

November 2017 News

November 2017 NEWS
From the
Murfreesboro Art League
>The Gallery is open 10:00 am to 4:00 pm on Saturday, and 1:00 to 4:00 pm on Sunday from May through November 2017.

>Classes or open studio are the first three Monday nights, the business meeting is the fourth Monday night, and “Eatin & Greetin” is the fifth Monday night, all from 7pm until 9 pm. For the building renewal, we may close on some Monday nights but will send emails to our members and post on the www.murfreesboroartleague.blogspot.com  if so.

> Pastel Classes with Reba Hinkle were held on Monday, October 2nd, 9th, and 16th, 2017.  Those attending seemed to enjoy the classes.
> The Harvest Days Festival on October 28th has been CANCELLED due to anticipated activity in close proximity to Cannonsburgh Village.

>October 30th is our “Eatin & Greetin” meeting so bring food/snack and come join us.  Visitors are Welcome!!! 

>October 31st, from 2:00 to 5:00 pm, there will be face painting at Cannonsburg Village- come join the fun.

> Cannonsburg Village community yard sale is Nov. 4th. No setup fee!   Contact Cannonsburg Village for more info! 

> Nov. 6th, 13th, and 20th at 7 pm are classes with Diane Marsella on creating art from photographs to put on aluminum.  Bring laptop--more later.
Non-members - 1st class is free and $15.00 afterward!  Check on the http://murfreesboroartleague.blogspot.com or our Facebook page for more info.  Come join us!    

> December 2nd   is the Cannonsburgh Christmas Village.

>December 4th is the Murfreesboro Art League’s Christmas Party – bring a small gift to exchange (maybe your art?) and finger foods – dress festively!  Guests Welcome!

>Brooke Busbee invites anyone interested in setting up a table at Central Magnet HOSA craft fair on November 4th at $20 per spot to contact Brooke at brookeb456@yahoo.com  .

>Check out the Art Studio Tour at www.artstudiotour.org  by the Stones River Craft Association on November 18th and 19th.

>The Murfreesboro Art League (with Cannonsburgh Village) is happy to announce we are sponsoring the “Plein Air Painting and Cowboy Gathering” set for October 5th, 6th, and 7th of 2018!  The  grand view at this time is as follows:  Woody Woodruff, a “cowboy”, has agreed to bring other “cowboys” for history camps that plein air artists may paint; to invite other groups to participate with booths and plein air painters; to have a plein air painters contest; to have craft vendors set up in  “western style crafts and art” for a fee; to have available, food using Dutch Oven cookers in the “cowboy style” for the event;  to have stages for cowboy stories and poetry; to have a Sunday morning speaker and gospel singers at the church; to have a painting demonstration somewhere on site; to sell advertising in a printed brochure; and,  to have a small entry fee as well (Free Parking!).  The Murfreesboro Art League will form a committee to plan and manage the event.  Members will assist with the event.  Phyllis is to be thanked for working very hard on this event over the last month.  Thanks Phyllis!

>Linebaugh Library Artist for the month of November is Katia Plummer, and December is Joe Cole

>Featured Artist at Gallery for
October/November will be Norma Holden.

Dates to remember:
·          October 30th - “Eating & Greetin” meeting
·          November at Gallery- Photo Shop photography on aluminum on November 6th, 13th and 20th.  Business meeting is the 29th.
·          November 4thYard Sale at Cannonsburgh Village
·          December 2nd Cannonsburgh Christmas Village
·         December 4th - our Christmas party

Future planned events:
>”Plein Air Painting and Cowboy Gathering” event next year on October 5th, 6th, and 6th, 2018 - Phyllis Razo is in charge of this event planning.  See above.

·         President-Mark Jackson;
·         Vice President-Norma Holden;
·         Treasurer-Phyllis Razo;
·          Corresponding Secretary-Reba Hinkle
·         Recording Secretary - Kylee Harrison.
·         Board members are Kathleen Phillips, Danny Jones, and Bobbie Bittner.

You are receiving this e-mail because you expressed an interest in MAL (Murfreesboro Art League.)  If you wish to be removed from the mailing list, contact Reba at rhinkleart@gmail.com .

Monday, October 23, 2017

Harvest Days Cancelled!!!

Due to anticipated activity in close proximity to Cannonsburg Village on October 28, 2017, Harveswt Days Festival has been CANCELLED!

Friday, October 6, 2017

Oct 9th Pastel Class

Please come to the second Pastel Class - we will be painting a rose from a photograph this week.
See previous posts for supplies - pastel paper will be provided - bring other supplies only.
Monday, October 9th at 7:00 pm 
Please be prompt as we only have till 9:00 pm to close up!  THANKS.

Cannonsburgh Village Harvest Days