Sunday, April 19, 2015

WVAG meeting, April 23, 2015

Good Morning Artists,
The WVAG, would like to invite you to attend our monthly meeting on Thursday, April 23rd. at 5:30pm in the Reaching New Heights Gallery at the Marshfield Clinic, Weston Center. We will be viewing our new exhibit, Cattails and Flowers, in the gallery followed by our monthly meeting with delicious snacks.

The gallery is located at 3501 Cranberry Blvd, Weston, WI.  Please enter from the east end of the building through the cancer care door. That will lead you directly to the gallery.

The meeting will begin at 6:00pm.  Jackie Michael will be presenting “A Tutorial in Fused Glass”  Jackie is a retired art teacher from the D.C. Everest School District and was the owner of All About Art in Wausau,WI.

Saving the best for last, we are extending an invitation to you, the members of the WVAA, to exhibit your art in our Summer Exhibit in June. Details will be discussed at the meeting.

We are looking forward to sharing our gallery and meeting with all of you.

The Wisconsin Visual Art Guild

Opening an Etsy Shop

Saturday, April 11, 2015

Tomahawk Art Walk - May 1-2, 2015

News and opportunities for Artists ........

The first weekend in May, Tomahawk is hosting an Artwalk.  We have about 15 artists assigned to different businesses, but are need of a few more.  This is a juried event meaning all the artists have been juried in or are in by invitation if I know their work  The ArtWalk will be held on the weekend of May 1 & 2.  Artists are expected to be setup and present in the business they have been assigned to from 1-7pm on Friday and from 10am-4pm on Saturday.  There is no fee or commission from sales.  They may demo if they wish to.  On Friday night, there is also an “After Glow” party at the Rodeo Saloon with opportunities for people to meet the artists and business owners, food and drink, raffles and more. Housing for out-of-towners is available for free at local homes.

Interested artists should contact me ASAP—we’d like to finalize our list by Sunday night to allow time for promotional work.
We have one artist who can only show on Friday, May 1st, so we are also looking for one artist that could show on Saturday only.

They can contact me at:
p: 920-213-0090


David Kapszukiewicz
Fine artist
Tomahawk WI 

Wednesday, April 8, 2015

Dillman's Art Retreats

An art retreat can be a welcome opportunity to enrich your art experience, Many members have found Dillman's in Lac du Flambeau, WI, a wonderful place to learn and grow as an artist.

Dillman's would like to welcome you and your members to our 2015 festivals, workshops and concert being held during our 38th season of offering workshops in our northern Wisconsin resort setting and exotic ports of call. During this season, we will welcome our 10,500th student in watercolor, oil, acrylic, mixed media, photography, woodcarving, fiber and many other creative mediums.
Please check out our website for a full listing of our offerings.

Attached are details about the various programs.
There still are extensive scholarship funds available to members. Applications are found at: app.html. The DEADLINE is April 15! We also offer an honorarium for each art league, please call 715-588-3143 to learn more.