* Lake House Gallery on-going exhibit: Each month members of the Seabrook Island Artists Guild display their art at The Lake House Gallery wall leading to the library. Most of these paintings are for sale. Simply call the artist on the phone number shown under each painting.
* Each month an "ARTIST OF THE MONTH" and "PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE MONTH" are selected and allowed to display additional samples of their work at the Lake House. The Guild also be rotates displays of thematic art, e.g. paintings of local wildlife, paintings of specific Seabrook seascapes and marshlands, as well as displays of artwork created at various Guild workshops.
ARTIST OF THE MONTH (2018):
January: Sherry Smith and Diane Bean "Landscapes and Seabirds" (Oils)
February: Brenda Tilson "The Amish and their World" (pastels)
March: Artworks created during the Mark Horton January workshop
-MONTHLY MEETINGS are held the 3rd Tuesday of each month through MAY, 2018. The next meeting will be on Tuesday, February 20, 2:00- 4:00 pm. We are excited to have well known impressionistic Charleston artist RICK REINERTwho will give us a free demonstration. At the March 20 meeting, Marine Artist William P. Duffy will give a free demonstration. This will be followed by a three-day workshop (see below).
We also hold periodic FIELD TRIPS AND WORKSHOPS* held by both SIAG** members and outside artists. The Spring schedule for workshops held by SIAG will be announced shortly. SIAG member artists offer free classes, open to all Island and off island residents (you do not have to be a member of the guild); they are held at the Eagle's Nest Studio at the Lake House. All classes are scheduled from 1 to 3 PM unless otherwise noted. (call Gary Kunkelman at 484-400-4390 or e-mail him at: email@example.com to register and if you need a gate pass).
THE CURRENT SCHEDULE FOR WORKSHOPS HELD BY OUTSIDE ARTISTS IS:
JANUARY 22-23: MARK HORTON WILL GIVE HIS ALWAYS POPULAR AND WELL ATTENDED ANNUAL TWO-DAY WORKSHOP AT THE SEABROOK ISLAND COMMUNITY CENTER.
FEBRUARY 10-11: PORTRAIT AND FIGURE ARTIST KATRIEL SREBNIK WILL HOLD AN EXCITING "DRAWING THE FEMALE FIGURE" WORKSHOP WITH A LIVE MODEL.
MARCH 21-22-23 WILLIAM P. DUFFY CELEBRATED NEW ENGLAND MARINE ARTIST OFFERS A THREE-DAY WORKSHOP. BILL DUFFY IS AN EXCELLENT TEACHER AND HIS WORKHOP IS TARGETTED FOR ALL LEVELS.
* Contact BOB LEFEVRE (firstname.lastname@example.org) to reserve a place at these workshops; payment is due upon registration with Pat Van deGraaf (Pvdegraaf@aol.com)
SELLING SHOWS ARE PLANNED AS FOLLOWS:
OUR NEXT SHOW WILL BE THE ANNUAL POA SHOW AT THE LIVE OAK ROOM AT THE LAKE HOUSE FEBRUARY 16-18TH.
There will be two shows in April, located 'On the Green' at Kiawah Freshfields: the Spring Festival (April 1) and the "Blues by The Sea" (April 14).
In May, we will hold our Memorial Day Show
We have developed an informal PLEIN AIR group headed by Pat Huff and Ann Billeter to paint the third Thursday of each month (weather permitting) from about 9:30 to 3 PM. Announcement of locations will be sent each month.
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