Lots to post today, with several events going on this week!
The call for entries has been posted for Artists Networks 18th Annual Pastel 100 Competition.
Entry Deadline is September 6, 2016
The top prize, the Pastel Journal Founder’s Award, is $5,000 and winners will be featured in the Pastel Journal magazine.
More info/enter at: http://alturl.com/8b4uz
As mentioned in an earlier post, the YWA Photo Group holds their September get-together this Thursday, September 8th, at 7pm, in the Stellar Gallery in Artist Row.
YWA starts-up our Friday Live Model Sessions again this Friday, September 9th, after our August hiatus. This week’s model will be a YWA favorite and artist in her own right, Lorie Hanoian.
As always, both YWA Members and Non-Members are welcome.
(Approx. 1/2 mi. West of Hwy 49, on the North side of the street)
Model Fee: YWA Members $7, Non-Members $10
The Sierra Art Trails Preview Show artist’s reception will be held at the Stellar Gallery, in Artist’s Row, this Saturday, September 10th, from 4pm – 9pm.
While this one’s a ways off, I wanted to fill you in on a new Oakhurst spirits tasting room and art gallery, scheduled to open here in the spring. Named Oakhurst Spirits, owners Ally and Michael Benbrook of San Diego said it will serve as a distillery, tasting room, and art gallery, all from one location on Greenwood Way off Stagecoach Road. Read the Sierra Star article here: http://www.sierrastar.com/news/business/article100166942.html