Thursday, October 29, 2009

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Friday, October 23, 2009

Woman's Art League

Woman’s Art League of Akron
The WAL Fall 2009 Members Exhibition at Peninsula Art Academy.
Exhibition Dates: Sunday, October 18th to Sunday, November 22nd- Thurs- Sun 11-5.
Opening Reception, Saturday October 24th, 5:30-7:30 PM with PAA BluesNite.
Judging by Laurence Churski. 330-659-4301

Wednesday, October 21, 2009

Member News

Hilary Sheeter will be exhibiting his paintings at Gallery 732 in November. This gallery is at the Akron Woman's City Club, 732 W Exchange Street, Akron, Ohio 44302
The opening reception is Friday November 6th from 6:30 - 8:30

Kathleen Harrington has two paintings accepted in the 25th Annual Miniature Art Exhibition at the Council for the Arts of Chambersburg Pennsylvania."Ocean Surf" was accepted as was "Morning Light" which won an honorable mention. There were 392 entries from 120 artists. The Council was able to accept 180 pieces. The opening reception is November 5th.

Just for Fun - an Art Quiz

Masterpieces: A Quiz

See what you can score!

Tuesday, October 20, 2009

O W S Show

Event: The Ohio Watercolor Society Travel Exhibition
Sponsor: The Ohio Watercolor Society; The Medina County Art League
Dates: November 2009
Contact: 330-725-0588


The Travel Exhibition of The Ohio Watercolor Society kicks off its trip around the state with a month-long stop in November at The Medina County District Library sponsored by The Medina County Art League and includes many weekend demonstrations that are free and open to the public. This exclusive travel exhibition is made up of 40 paintings by Ohio’s foremost watercolor artists, award winners and paintings selected by juror Cheng-Khee-Chee from Watercolor Ohio 2009 held earlier this year. The exhibit can be seen at the main branch of the library in the third floor atrium and can be seen during regular library hours. The library is located at 210 S. Broadway Street, Medina, Ohio 44256. Please visit or call 330-725-0588 for further details.

Regional Northeast Ohio artists included in this exhibit are: Cynthia Allman and Frederick C. Graff, both of Medina; Paul St. Denis of Bay Village; Chris Leeper of Canfield; Gail Peters of Mentor; Gayle Anderson of Geneva; Don Getz of Peninsula; Lori Hess of Macedonia; Karen Miraldi of Lorain; Billie Richards of Kirtland; Barbara Rollins of Oberlin; Patricia Sigmier of Rocky River; Kitty Waybright of Cuyahoga Falls; Cathy Welner of Richfield; and Jerry Zelinskas of Canton.

The schedule for free weekend demonstrations at the library is:

Sat., Nov. 7, “A Floral Painting using Big Brushes”; Jerry Zelinskas, Canton
Sun., Nov. 8, ”A Non-objective Painting using Acrylic and Collage on Paper”’; Jean Deemer, Cuyahoga Falls
Sat., Nov. 14, “The Figure in Watercolor from Model”; Linda Hutchinson, Kent
Sun., Nov. 15, “The Figure in Watercolor on Canvas”; Susan Kiedio, Parma Heights
Sat., Nov. 21, “A Traditional Landscape using Watercolor”; Cathy Welner, Richfield
Sun., Nov. 22, “A Transparent Watercolor Landscape”; Sally Heston, Broadview Heights
Sat., Nov. 28, “A Still Life Watercolor Painting”; Sharon Borror, Medina
Sun., Nov. 29, “An Abstract/Floral Watercolor Painting with Collage”; Mel Grunau, Berea

All weekend demonstrations are from 1-3 pm.

In December, the exhibit moves on to The Anna Bier Gallery in Greenville, Ohio.

Monday, October 12, 2009

Next Meeting

Denise Daugherty wants you to know that the meeting on October 19th is a critique session with Don Getz as our guest artist.
Bring two paintings that you would like to have critiqued. The meeting is at Barlow Community Center at 7:30
and plan ahead for HSA scheduleNov. 2 - Terri Durst Program ( this will be at the Hudson High School*)
and November l6th Mel Grunau, Abstract watercolor collage at Barlow Community Center.

* every November when there is an election we must move our meeting as voting booths are set up at Barlow

Monday, October 05, 2009

Sally Heston Show

Meeting of Huson Society or Artists
Sally Heston writes to us - "I have a show at the Gallery 732 at the Akron Women's City Club this month and the opening reception will be this coming Friday evening from 6-8pm. All are invited to join me. I have 22 new paintings on display. The city club is located at 732 W. Exchange Street in Akron."

Silk Painting with Margot Eiseman

Monday evening we enjoyed a demonstration of painting on silk by Margot Eiseman Margot showed us the techniques she uses and took questions from the group.
She brought along a variety of her finished paintings.

Its not too late to join HSA for the 2009-20110 year. Our next meeting is October 19th at Barlow Community Center.

Friday, October 02, 2009

Join HSA

Now is the time! Its easy and theres all kinds of benefits. Join HSA today!

Dues: Individual Memberships $15.00
Family Memberships $20.00

Payable: Dues should be received in September but must be
received before November 30, 2009 for your name to be
included in the membership directory and also for you to
be eligible to participate in the Midwinter Show and the
Clothesline Show.

Meetings: Meetings are held the first and third Monday of each
month at 7:30 in the Barlow Community Center on Oviatt
Street in Hudson (south of Streetsboro Rd, SR 303). We
meet September to June (no meetings in July & August).
The Midwinter Show is in Feb./Mar.; the Clothesline Art
Show is in June; and The Art on the Green is at the end of
August. There are five newsletters during the year.

Payment: Make checks payable to Hudson Society of Artists
Mail to: Kathleen Harrington (Membership Chairperson)
P.O. Box 262
Hudson, OH 44236

Phone Number
Address: Street
Email address
Amount enclosed

Thursday, October 01, 2009

Hudson Society of Artists: Show Opening

Hudson Society of Artists: Show Opening

We are happy to let you know that Margot will be out guest speaker at the October 5th meeting. She will do a demo of her silk painting techniques.

We meet at Barlow Community Center at 7:30 - bring a friend...