WATERCOLOR SOCIETY NATIONAL EXHIBITION
The California Watercolor Society is holding its 26th annual National Exhibition at the Academy of Art University in San Francisco from January 4 through February 28, 2016. The entry date is September 1. Visit their website, , for a prospectur.
ART ON THE DIVIDE COOPERATIVE
Georgetown's hometown art gallery, Art On the Divide Cooperative, is excited to announce its 2nd annual invitational art show, this year titled "Visions Of the Harvest". A Call To Artists is going out and all local and regional artists, both two-dimensional and three-dimensional, are invited to submit work. The theme includes all aspects of the harvest such as fruits, vegetables, harvest in the landscape, market scenes, vineyards, workers in the field, barns, farm and garden equipment.
There will be two entry deadlines, the "early bird" on Sept. 1st when the first entry is $10.00 and a second entry, if desired, is an additional $5.00. The final deadline is Sept. 30th and the first entry is $20.00 and a second entry is an additional $5.00. Entries must be postmarked no later than Sept. 30th, 2015. Applicants will be notified by mid-October which pieces are accepted for the show.
Show dates are October 30th through November 15th, 2015 and visitors will be encouraged to vote for a "People's Choice" with a ribbon awarded to the winner and announced at the end of the show. A reception honoring the selected artists will be held on Nov. 8th.
Entry forms and more detailed information can be found on or at the gallery during business hours, Thursday through Sunday, 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. in July and August. Art On the Divide Cooperative Gallery is located at 6295 Main Street between the fire station and the American River Inn in Georgetown. The phone number is 530 333-2787 (ARTS)
STUDIO 360 - PLACERVILLE
Art Studio 360 is now open at 360 Main Street in Placerville. PAA artists are invited to visit the studio. It is a Co-op studio filled with art works all by local artists. There are a number of PAA artists who are part of the studio. The studio is currently looking for several more artists to join. The Art Studio is owned and managed by Joyce Bahnsen, a PAA member and multi-talented artist. For more information visit the studio (it's open Tuesday through Sunday, 10:30 to 5:30), talk to an artist, pick up a brochure, and/or call Joyce at 626-3249.