Call For Art – Member-Guest Fall Show
July 19, 2010, 5:54 pm
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HAMILTON – MAD Art, Inc, – As Hamilton’s Community Art Space grows to include first floor space in the Lebanon Street Alley, we are looking for innovative artists and craftsman to submit art works to exhibit in their 2010 Member-Guest Exhibit. Any mediums are welcome especially any 3-D works, sculpture, jewelry, dolls, pottery, soap, handmade crafts and more.
Artwork will be accepted on Friday, August 13th, 12-6pm and Saturday, August 14th, 10-4pm. The exhibit will run from August 27th through October 30th. Please visit http://www.madartinc.org/callforart.html for submission guidelines.
Summer Plein Air painting Sessions
July 4, 2010, 2:48 am
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, joyce smith
Plein Air Painting Sessions
Instructor: Joyce Halliday Smith
Wednesdays July 14, 21, 28 and August 4
10:00 to 12:00 Noon
$20 per session for MAD Art members
$22 per session for non-members
Come to one class or to all.
Enjoy painting outdoors on location in the Hamilton area with each session at a different site. Instructor, Joyce Halliday Smith will teach you how to quickly capture the scene. You will learn basics of composition, color theory and painting techniques. An emphasis will be on using new “Open” acrylics from Golden Artist Colors, Inc., which remain wet on the palette much longer than traditional acrylics. Golden Artist Colors will provide the acrylic paint. A list of materials needed and locations will be provided to registrants.
Joyce is a graduate of Skidmore College in Saratoga Springs, NY where her major was fine art and her minor area of study was art history. She continued her studies and received a Masters of Fine Art degree from Syracuse University. After being a successful graphic designer and illustrator for many years, she switched careers to her first passion and is painting full time. She has been in numerous juried exhibitions and has won awards in Rhode Island, New Jersey and Pennsylvania.
Joyce has taught at Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY, and Stockton College, Pomona, NJ. For several years, she enjoyed teaching art classes for adults and children at Jane Law’s Long Beach Island Studio and Gallery in Surf City, NJ, and later at the Wickford Art Association in Wickford.
For Registration Information call 824-1843 or 824-2446
Materials List With Registration