Thursday, November 20, 2014

Rug Rat Wrangle




For Immediate Release                                                       Contact: Stephanie Donaldson
November 20, 2014                                                             Director of Art Education
                                                                                                Coos Art Museum
                                                                                                (541) 267-3901 ext. 105

QUICK OVERVIEW
Title:                            Tot and Me with Geraldine Sundstrom, a Kids@CAM program
What:                          infant and toddler art class
Dates:                         Wednesday, January 7, 2015
Time:                          10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Age Range:               6 months to 5 years old (must be accompanied by an adult)
Where:                       Coos Art Museum, 235 Anderson, Coos Bay, OR 97420
Cost:                           $15 CAM members / $20 non-members
Registration ends:   December 30, 2014
For more info:           call (541) 267-3901 or email sldonaldson@coosart.org

IN MORE DETAIL
Come with your 6 month to 5 year old to Coos Art Museum for edible finger paint exploration!  This first of three tot art classes will take place on Wednesday, January 7, 2015 from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Prepare to get messy in this all new Kids@CAM program taught by Geraldine Sundstrom.

Geraldine is a 2012 graduate of St. Norbert College in De Pere, Wisconsin and has a B.A. in Fine Arts.  As an art instructor she draws upon ten years of experience in child and adolescent recreational activity programming as well as an extensive and multi-faceted professional background in visual art.
Class size is limited to 12 infants/toddlers.  Infants and toddlers must be accompanied by an adult.  Cost for the workshop series is $15 CAM members / $20 non-members.  Registration ends December 30, 2014.  Registrations are accepted online at www.coosart.org.  For more information contact the Art Education Dept. at (541) 267-3901 or sldonaldson@coosart.org.


Thank you for sharing.

Stephanie Donaldson
Director of Art Education
p. (541) 267-3901 ext. 105






Coos Art Museum
235 Anderson
Coos Bay, OR 97420
p. (541) 267-3901
f. (541) 267-4877
Hours of Operation:
Tues. – Fri. 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Sat. 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.

Wednesday, November 19, 2014

Formal Introduction



For Immediate Release                                                          Contact: Stephanie Donaldson
November 18, 2014                                                                Director of Art Education
                                                                                                Coos Art Museum
                                                                                                (541) 267-3901 ext. 105

QUICK OVERVIEW
Title:                            Introduction to Watercolor with Liv Drahos
What:                          watercolor classes
Dates:                          Saturdays, January 17, 24, 31, February 7, 2015
Time:                           1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Age Range:                  adults only
Skill Level:                   beginner
Media:                         watercolor
Where:                        Coos Art Museum, 235 Anderson, Coos Bay, OR 97420
Workshop Fee:            $75 CAM members / $90 non-members
Registration Ends:       January 9, 2015
For more info:             call (541) 267-3901 or email sldonaldson@coosart.org

IN MORE DETAIL
Unlock the mysteries of watercolor in this four week, adults only Introduction to Watercolor class designed for participants who are new to watercolor or need a basic skills refresher.  Guided by Liv Drahos’ extensive experience in teaching both drawing and watercolor painting, participants will learn elements of design, composition, and color theory.  Combined with knowledge in selecting the right tools and materials needed to successfully mix colors and apply flat, graded and wet-into-wet washes on a variety of different surfaces an optimal foundation for painting with watercolor will be achieved. 

The fee for the four-week Introduction to Watercolor series is $75 for CAM members, $90 for non-members and takes place on Saturday, January 17, 24, 31 and February 7, 2015 from 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.  6 participants min./12 participants max.  Registration ends January 9, 2015.  For online registration visit www.coosart.org or contact the Art Education Dept. at (541) 267-3901 or sldonaldson@coosart.org.


Thank you for sharing.

Stephanie Donaldson
Director of Art Education
p. (541) 267-3901 ext. 105






Coos Art Museum
235 Anderson
Coos Bay, OR 97420
p. (541) 267-3901
f. (541) 267-4877
Hours of Operation:
Tues. – Fri. 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Sat. 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.



Tuesday, November 18, 2014

I Love Paris

lus, see our chief curator's picks this week. 
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FEATURED COLLECTION
Flash! New Photography
Garden (Spaces) - Limited Edition Photograph
Luca Lupi

With Paris Photo underway in France, Associate Curator Bridget Carron has prepared the ultimate guide to some of the most exciting photographers working today, including Florence-based artist Luca Lupi, who won the LensCulture 2014 Emerging Talents prize. Discover what's new in the world of photography.
Subjective Freedom II
Flora Borsi
Under the Ice
Pedro Correa
Voyage #7
Agnieszka Maria Zieba
Human Touch I
Sven Pfrommer
3x3
Mario Rossi
Paris
Fogato Stefano
See More New Photographs

FEATURED COLLECTION
New This Week
A Sad Tale
Federico Bebber
ID#14
Zin Lim
White Floral
Lee Bowers
Genesis X
Robert Bissell
Vowel Hunt
Matthew Dibble
See More Recently Added Works
 


Imagine Nation

From: Stephanie Donaldson [mailto:sldonaldson@coosart.org]
Sent: Tuesday, November 18, 2014 8:14 AM
To: Stephanie Donaldson
Subject: For Immediate Release: Play into Art with Geraldine Sundstrom
QUICK OVERVIEW
Title:                            Play into Art with Geraldine Sundstrom
What:                          children’s art class
Dates:                         Fridays, January 9, 16, 23, 30, February 6, 13, 2015
Time:                          12:30 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Age Range:               6 years to 12 years old
Where:                       Coos Art Museum, 235 Anderson, Coos Bay, OR 97420
Cost:                           $90 CAM members / $110 non-members
Registration ends:   January 1, 2015
For more info:           call (541) 267-3901 or email sldonaldson@coosart.org

IN MORE DETAIL
This series of workshops is designed for imaginative 6 to 12 year olds! Each workshop explores an element of drawing through creative play.
 
Workshop 1: Goin' Fishing. Students will use fishing poles (rulers and string) and paint to explore how movement and control effect line.
Workshop 2: Skydiving! This week students will explore how viewpoint and perspective relate to drawing while participating in skydiving drills, don't forget your parachutes (backpacks)!
Workshop 3: Forts. Yes! I said FORTS! Keep the perspective juices flowing with fort building!
Workshop 4: Draw Me Dress Up. Are you a pirate? A princess? A potato? Figure drawing is fabulous! Bring your dress up clothes and let’s model!
Workshop 5: May I Take Your Order. Students will hear their stomachs growl when they see the composition on their plates. Come learn about composition in drawing at the world famous CAM restaurant (art room)!
Workshop 6: Kids Choice. Students have the chance to propose their favorite play activities!
 
Geraldine Sundstrom is a 2012 graduate of St. Norbert College in De Pere, Wisconsin and has a B.A. in Fine Arts.  As an art instructor she draws upon ten years of experience in child and adolescent recreational activity programming as well as an extensive and multi-faceted professional background in the visual arts.
Class size is limited to 12 participants.  Cost for the workshop series is $90 CAM members / $110 non-members.  A limited number of scholarships are available for eligible children.  Registration ends January 1, 2015.  Registrations are accepted online at www.coosart.org.  For more information regarding classes or scholarship eligibility contact the Art Education Dept. at (541) 267-3901 or sldonaldson@coosart.org.
Thank you for sharing.
Stephanie Donaldson
Director of Art Education
p. (541) 267-3901 ext. 105
ArtEdu
Coos Art Museum
235 Anderson
Coos Bay, OR 97420
p. (541) 267-3901
f. (541) 267-4877
Hours of Operation:
Tues. – Fri. 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Sat. 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.
 

Gone but not Forgotten

Deryl Beebe
So Sad !  We did not have enough kids sign up for the Kids Zentangle Class L
 
Adult Zentangle Class, from 10:00 to 12:00 is FULL J
 
Keep looking for more art classes in the future.
 
Deryl

Saturday, November 15, 2014

Sunday, Sunday, Sunday!

Art & Craft Sale Sunday, Nov. 16th. 10-4
studio t. will be open to visitors who are looking for one-of-a-kind original paintings and collages, totes, leather items, vintage button bracelets and many more unusual, artistic gifts! Buy local art at reasonable prices. Come and bring a friend!
studio t. is located at 622 Franklin SW Bandon, OR
for more information, email dorotheatortilla@msn.com

Wednesday, November 12, 2014

Dancing in the Bar

The South Coast Folk Society and Liberty Pub invite you to a folk dance party Wednesday night to raise money for South Coast Folk Week! There'll be a group demonstration of dancing from Israel, Bulgaria, Greece, Macedonia, Serbia, Romania, and more! Audience participation - learn to do the dances yourself or just watch and enjoy. There's no charge for admission, but any and all donations towards the event will be gratefully accepted. Liberty Pub will be serving a limited "event menu" of food and all the usual libations. This event is for ages 21 and up. To learn more about South Coast Folk Week, go to https://www.facebook.com/southcoastfolkweek or visit www.southcoastfolksociety.wordpress.com. Liberty Pub is at 2047 Sherman Ave, North Bend, Oregon 97459.