Connecting our Community Through the Arts

“Destination ARTS!” Gallery Events – Thursday, March 5 – Sunday, March 8

Destination Arts Poster Small“Destination ARTS!” activities continue in Waynesboro with special events and live music scheduled at Gallery 50, Gallery 20 East and 42 West ARTS Co-Op. The Ceramic Arts Center of Waynesboro and The Contemporary School of the Arts & Gallery will also have art and pottery for sale and art classes available.

Marjorie TresslerMarjorie Tressler returns to Gallery 50 on Thursday afternoon to explain how she uses the “Old Masters” oil painting technique. Her time at the canvas is set to begin at 1:00 p.m.

WineDone“Wine Down Friday” receptions, featuring live music, wine and light refreshments, are scheduled from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Gallery 50, Gallery 20 East, 42 West ARTS Co-Op and The Ceramic Arts Center of Waynesboro. All musical performances set for inside of the galleries will begin at 5:30.Tom Jolin

The American folk tunes of Tom Jolin can be heard at the reception inside of Gallery 50. A founding member of The West Orrtanna String Band, Jolin has also performed with The Orrtanna Mountain Steamers and The Barnstormers. He has recorded several albums, but on Friday night, he’ll use his dulcimer to create live music for an audience to enjoy.

Patric SchleeePatric Schlee will again be located a few doors down at 42 West ARTS Co-Op. He’ll be playing flute, drums and guitar throughout the evening.

 

Laura Shindle300Laura Shindle takes a turn at the co-op on Saturday afternoon. Originally from Hagerstown, Shindle attended The Ringling School of Art in Sarasota, Fla. and now works with oils, pen and ink and printmaking. She’ll demonstrate how to create a still-life painting using watercolors between the hours of 1:00 and 3:00.

Ruth Showalter
Ruth Showalter
will provide music on the cello from 2:00 to 4:00 on Saturday afternoon at Gallery 20 East.

 

 

CSAGDavidRossFlyer250A new exhibit of artwork is now on display at The Contemporary School of the Arts & Gallery. The character drawings of David Ross can be viewed throughout the month of March.

donna-bingamanDonna Bingaman will offer another series of painting classes at 42 West ARTS Co-Op for three straight weeks starting on Saturday, April 4. The fine artist plans to teach her students how to create art using a variety of compositions, colors and values. All of the classes are scheduled from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. Anyone interested in participating is asked to call 717-762-8394.

These performances are supported in part by the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts, a state agency funded by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and the National Endowment for the Arts, a federal agency.

The Contemporary School of the Arts & Gallery Class Schedule

Art of Rubbings Waynesboro ages 8-11 flyerThe Art of Textures Classes – with artists David F. Heatwole.
Students will learn how to make rubbings from various man-made and natural textured objects. Students will also make their own “rubbing plate” that can be used repeatedly for similar works of art. All supplies and materials are provided. Just wear old clothes and plan to make ART! David Heatwole is an 11th generation artisan who works from his home in Martinsburg, WV. This class is free of charge thanks to our generous sponsors.
Class for youth aged 8-11 – Click here for flyer!
Class for youth aged 12-17 – Click here for flyer!
Classs for Adults aged 18 and over – Click here for flyer!
Limited number of spaces so register soon.   EMail Ronlytle3@netzero.net or call 717-387-5201.

Student Art Classes

Saint Patrick’s Day Art Classes – Elementary School Students
– March 7 & 14, 2015 – Limited space so sign up now! ronlytle3@netzero.net or  717 -387 -5201

Easter Art Classes – Elementary School Students
– March 21 & 28, 2015 – Limited space so sign up now! ronlytle3@netzero.net or  717 -387 -5201

“Destination ARTS!” currently features six galleries –

Gallery 50 (50 West Main Street)
Gallery 20 East (20 East Main Street)
42 West ARTS (42 West Main Street)
The Ceramic Arts Center of Waynesboro (13 South Church Street)
The Contemporary School of the Arts & Gallery (10 East Main Street)

Together, the galleries feature oil paintings, watercolors, pottery, fiber arts, sculpture, photographs, furniture, prints and much more. They are open each week as follows:

Thursdays from 1:00 to 4:00 ( Gallery 50 and 42 West ARTS Co-Op only)
Fridays from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m.
Saturdays from 12:00 to 6:00 p.m.
Sundays from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.

For more information, visit artsalliancegw.org.

DABlock

 

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