Sunday, August 29, 2010

Friday, August 27, 2010

August 28 & 29*

Art on the Green
Main Green
Saturday 10 am to 5 pm; Sunday 11 am to 5 pm
150 exhibitors
Art on the Green is a fine arts and crafts show and sale sponsored by the Hudson Society of Artists. It is held annually on the green in scenic downtown Hudson, Ohio. The show features many favorite artists from around the country, as well some exciting new talent. Parking and admission free.

Thursday, August 12, 2010

Weekend Art Events

Full calendar this weekend!

Peninsula Art Academy will keep the gallery open from 11am - 11pm on Saturday, August 14, 2010 for Peninsula Home Day. The Plein Aire Show and Sale is open for this one last evening only. Fabulous paintings of the Cuyahoga Valley National Park are still available at very affordable prices!

Home Day is an Old-fashioned street fair with live music,

food vendors, dunking tanks for politicians, Policemen grilling sausages and Firemen selling beer. 5k run, 8am, and carnival, noon – 3pm both at the school. We’ll close Mill Street at 6pm for live music and dancing in the street!

Join us! It'll be fun!

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Two new shows open in the BOX gallery with an opening reception Friday, August 13, 5 – 7 p.m.:

Fire & Ice, Karen Pierson and Terry Klausman, art jewelry and acrylic mixed media wall hangings

10-43 artwork by Rob Carpenter (in the small box)

Also at Summit Artspace:

My Spirit Rises featuring art by Jean Evans, John Herring, Ted Maringer, Carole Pollard, Judith Salamon and Bob Yost (Ted, Carole, Judith and Bob are AoRC members; Carole assembled/proposed this talented group) Opening reception Friday, August 13, 5 – 7 p.m.

Further south on Friday evening: Cari Miller presents Summertime, painting, photos, etc., at Massillon Museum’s Studio M. Opening reception Friday, August 13, 6 – 8 p.m. at the Massillon Museum, 121 Lincoln Way East, Massillon, Ohio.

Saturday workshop: Simple Beginnings, A Basic Approach to Pattern with Carole Pollard, Saturday, August 14, 1 – 3 p.m. Free workshop – registration is appreciated, contact, but if you forget, just drop in!

Also on Saturday, August 14: University Park Art & Music Fair at Grace Park, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. Stop in to see work by AoRC members, Gwen Waight, Bob Yost and Joan Colbert (Grace Park is just a few blocks away from Summit Artspace; visit for map/directions)

And Saturday evening:

Katina Radwanski presents Stems at Studio 2091 – Mothersbaugh-Roos, 2019 Front Street in Cuyahoga Falls. Opening Reception, Saturday, August 14, 5 – 7:30 p.m.

Rob Lehr announces his Lovely Lowbrow Toy Show at Square Records, 824 West Market Street, Akron (Highland Square). Opening reception Saturday, August 14, 5 – 9 p.m. Over thirty artists created their own Custom Vinyl Toy using the iconic KidRobot

Have fun!

Saturday, August 07, 2010

Member News

Sally Heston has a painting in the Butler Museum of American Art "2010 Mid-Year Show" this summer (until the end of August). She also has received word that she will have a painting in the Pittsburgh Aqueous Show later this fall,at the Fein Art Galleries in Pittsburgh)and the Pennsylvania Watercolor Society Show (at a gallery in in Warren, PA) - also later this fall.

Cathy Welner, Maggie McGrainor, Barbara Zohn, Don Getz, Linda Hutchinson and Kitty Waybright had paintings accepted into the Watercolor Ohio 2010, 33rd Annual Juried Exhibition. The juror was John Salminen.

Karen Martin co-wrote a children's story and did the illustrations. It is available thru and the title is "The Life of Riley, why am I so big?".
The story is about her Irish wolfhound, and how awkward she found things to be because of her size, but realized she was special, and did therapy work with hospital patients and young children reading to her at the library.