Waynesboro, PA: Destination ARTS! activities continue in Waynesboro, PA with art exhibits and special events scheduled at Gallery 50, 42 West ARTS Co-Op, Gallery 35 East, Ceramic Arts Center of Waynesboro, and Walnut Street Studios. The galleries feature oil paintings, watercolors, pottery, sculptures, jewelry, photographs, furniture, and more. To see a full listing of gallery hours, visit their websites listed below.
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Help us continue providing for, celebrating, and supporting the arts and entertainment in the greater Waynesboro area, especially in the downtown area. We offer five galleries and many musical offerings for the public’s enjoyment and foster the development of local artists of all types. Won’t you please assist? Use this link to reach our online donation page, artsalliancegw.org/donate-to-arts-alliance-of-greater-waynesboro/ or just click the button below. We are very grateful for the support of the community.
Wednesday, January 24, 2018 – Oil Painting Class:
12 to 3 p.m. 42 West ARTS Co-Op – 42 W. Main St., Waynesboro, PA 17268. Join Donna Bingaman at her weekly painting class every Wednesday while Patric Schlee provides ambient music designed to inspire! Each student benefits from her personal instruction and 40 years of experience. For more info, call 717-762-8394.
Wednesday, January 24, 2018 – Sculpture Demo:
12 to 3 p.m. 42 West ARTS Co-Op – 42 W. Main St., Waynesboro, PA. Denny Bingaman, wildlife photographer and artist, demonstrates clay sculpting. Watch a free demonstration while enjoying the beautiful artwork and artisan crafts in the gallery. The works of featured artist Terry Benson will be on display through the end of January. Benson’s work includes oil paintings, photographs, and photo & document restoration work.
Wednesday, January 24, 2017 – Open Mic Nite:
7 to 9 p.m. Music Makers – 46 W. Main St., Waynesboro, PA 17268. The Arts Alliance is pleased to once again present Open Mic Nite at Music Makers. Local artists are invited to participate in a session facilitated by Brad Munn. All musical styles and spectators are welcome. A sound system, microphone, and electric stage piano will be provided. Contact 717-655-2500 for more information.
Thursday, January 25, 2017 – Oil Painting Demonstration:
1 to 4 p.m. Gallery 50 – 50 W. Main Street, Waynesboro, PA 17268. Marjorie Tressler will be conducting an oil painting demonstration, geared toward the art student’s perspective.
January Featured Artist at Gallery 50 – Hans Guerin
Hans Guerin’s work has been displayed and won awards in exclusive exhibitions and competitions throughout the United States and internationally, including Greenhouse Gallery’s Salon International, the Legacy Gallery’s Scottsdale Salon, the National Oil and Acrylic Painters Society’s “Best of America” salons, and the Oil Painters of America National show. Guerin’s artwork has also appeared in several books, including three volumes of Northlight Book’s “Strokes of Genius,” the American Art Collector, the Artist, Art and Beyond, and the International Artist Magazine, which featured a 10-page spread on Guerin and his artist wife, Beth de Loiselle. Several new works by Guerin have recently been added to Gallery 50.
Friday, January 26, 2018 – Live Music Friday:
5:30 to 8 p.m. Music Makers – 46 W. Main St., Waynesboro, PA.
The Steve Warner Trio offers a unique blend Americana-flavored music that is rooted in traditional folk and country with hints of bluegrass, swing and classic pop. Steve plays guitar, ukulele, and harmonica; Andy Mosholder plays bass and cello; and Rob Schuweiler adds mandolin and guitar. Warner’s songs are spiced with humor, emotion and vivid imagery. A common thread is that they are universally accessible, with memorable themes and melodies.
Friday, January 26, 2017 – Musical Demonstration:
5:30 to 8 p.m. 42 West ARTS Co-Op – 42 W. Main St., Waynesboro, PA 17268. Patric Schlee will entertain visitors with a variety of musical instruments, including the didgeridoo, flute, and drums. While there, enjoy pieces of art from the members’ Fire & Ice Show as well as pieces from January’s featured artist, Terry Lynn Benson. Wine and light refreshments will be served. Wine and light refreshments will be served. For more information, contact the co-op at 717-762-8394.
Friday, January 26, 2018 – Valentine Chocolate Tray Workshop:
6 to 9 p.m. at Ceramic Arts Center, 13 South Church St., Waynesboro, PA. Heidi Kenney guides students to make a ceramic chocolate tray. Chocolates provided for inspiration and to snack on. Trays will be ready before Valentine’s Day. Fee: $25.00, includes all materials, glaze and firings. Ages 13 and up. For more information contact Mary Ashe-Mahr at [email protected] or call 717-404-3190, or visit www.ceramics-nccs.org.
Saturday, January 27, 2018 – Snowman Wall Hanging Workshop:
1 to 3 p.m. at Ceramic Arts Center, 13 South Church St., Waynesboro, PA. Heather Forberger guides students in constructing a snowman winter wall hanging from stoneware clay, personalized by each student. Fee: $25.00, includes all materials, glaze and firings. Ages 5–13 (students 8 and under must have an adult present). For more information contact Mary Ashe-Mahr at [email protected] or call 717-404-3190, or visit www.ceramics-nccs.org.
Saturday, January 27, 2018 – Portrait Painting Demonstration:
12 to 2 p.m. 42 West ARTS Co-Op – 42 W. Main St., Waynesboro, PA. Join Donna Bingaman as she demonstrates techniques in portrait painting. For more info, call 717-762-8394.
Saturday, January 27, 2018 – Jazz Duo in the Gallery:
1 to 3 p.m. 42 West ARTS Co-Op – 42 W. Main St., Waynesboro, PA. Enjoy special jazz music with Gordon Crabb on saxophone and Pat Beard on clarinet. We’ll serve wine and refreshments while you shop and tour our gallery. For more info, call 717-762-8394.
1 to 3 p.m. 42 West ARTS Co-Op – 42 W. Main St., Waynesboro, PA. Artist and sculptor Denny Bingaman demonstrates cold cast metal sculpting of an eagle head profile, using a rubber mold made from the original work. Denny is an accomplished sculptor, artist and photographer. For more info, call 717-762-8394.
Monday, January 29, 2017 – Oil & Acrylic Painting Class:
1 to 4 p.m. Gallery 50 – 50 W. Main St., Waynesboro, PA 17268. Join Marjorie Tressler for a painting class for artists of all ability levels. Continuous Monday classes (join anytime!) are for the novice to advanced/professional artist seeking to improve style and technique in oil, acrylic and drawing. $65 for 6 classes which you attend at your own flexibility Contact Marjorie Tressler at 717-762-6791 or at [email protected] to register.
Gallery 50’s (50 West Main Street, Waynesboro, PA 17268) Artwork by local and regional artists is on display and for sale. The walls are filled with fine art paintings in beautiful frames. The tables are covered with outstanding examples of pottery, wood work, jewelry, sculpture, cards and even hand made soaps. Truly an experience for the senses – especially with the addition of music performances during “Wine Down Friday.”
42 West ARTS Co-Op (42 West Main Street, Waynesboro, PA 17268) Artwork in many varying media by co-op members is on display and for sale. For more information, visit the co-op website at www.42westarts.com or call 717-762-8394.
Gallery 35 East (35 East Main Street, Waynesboro, PA 17268) features fine art photography, illustrations, oil and watercolor paintings, and two-dimensional art. Custom framing, classes, and seminars plus a “Da Their website is www.throughthelensandbeyond.com.
The Ceramic Arts Center of Waynesboro (13 South Church
Street, Waynesboro, PA 17268) brings together area potters of all skill levels and ages offering classes, workshops, and pottery sales. Guild members have 24 hour access to the wheels and kiln seven days a week. For information about classes and special programs visit their website at www.ceramics-nccs.org.
Walnut Street Studios (117 Walnut Street, Waynesboro, PA 17268) Walnut Street Studios is “Your Location to Create”. We are a ceramic studio with artist studio spaces. Come check out our artists and potters. Classes are available. Members have 24/7 access to the studio.
Hours: Thursday 1-4 pm Friday 6-9 pm
Visit our website: www.walnutstreetstudios.com