EVENTS


This program is made possible, in part, with funds from ARTS FOR SULLIVAN DECENTRALIZATION PROGRAM FOR SULLIVAN COUNTY.


Wurtsboro Art Alliance will present:

“Black and White”

73 Sullivan Street, Wurtsboro, NY
June 4th through June 25th, 2022

Join us in this show of paintings, pastels, photographs and prints celebrating the visual beauty of black and white and shades of gray as the primary focus for the month of June 2022. The show includes prints, photographs, watercolor, oil and acrylic paintings, pastels, fiber art, collages, and hand crafted jewelry and pottery by Wurtsboro Art Alliance artists who celebrate the visual beauty of black, white and shades of gray.


NEW GRANT EVENTS IN JUNE

This program is made possible, in part, with funds from ARTS FOR SULLIVAN DECENTRALIZATION PROGRAM FOR SULLIVAN COUNTY.

2-DAY WORKSHOP:
Online Marketing for Artists: Empowering Artists with Technology and the Internet.

Saturday: June 4th – 1-4pm
Sunday: June 5th – 1-4pm

WAA Member Jeff Wiener and Owner/Director of Dangerous Media Productions, Inc. will present a two day workshop entitled: Online Marketing for Artists: Empowering Artists with Technology and the Internet. The workshop will demonstrate how to use online publishing systems like WordPress, Shopify, and Wix, provide strategies and tactics for promotion through social media platforms like Facebook, Instagram, and present various methods for creating digital art and graphics with Adobe Photoshop.

Artists interested in using the iPad as a creation tool are welcome to bring their devices.

This program is made possible, in part, with funds from ARTS FOR SULLIVAN DECENTRALIZATION PROGRAM FOR SULLIVAN COUNTY.


WORKSHOP:
Pastel Portraits from Life

Saturday, June 18th – 1-3pm

Cynthia Harris-Pagano will present: 25 step system for creating a fast pastel portrait from life on Saturday, June 18th at 1-3pm. Cynthia Harris-Pagano specializes in oil and pastel portraits in her North Light Studio in Otisville, NY.


ARTISTS’ DEMONSTRATIONS:

May 14 – November 12, 2022

On Saturdays from 1-3 pm starting May 14th through November 12th. A variety of artists will present demonstrations and workshops in their specialty including including jewelry, ceramics acrylic and oil painting, portraits in pastel and figure drawing.


MORE INFO ON THESE EVENTS COMING SOON!

Saturday, July 16th at 1-3pm: Keith Gunderson-Master Plein Air Painter

Saturdays, August 13th and 27th, from 1-3pm: Figure Drawing with Jeffrey Wiener

Saturday, September 3rd 1-3pm: Susan Petry: The Art of Ceramics

Saturday, September 17th 1-3pm: Pearl Lau: Still Life and Pastel Workshop and Demonstration

Saturday, October 1st at 1-3pm: Pat Blanco, Hand Crafted Jewelry Workshop

Saturday November 12th, at 1-3pm: Michael Colella, The Art of Oil Painting.


The Wurtsboro Art Alliance, (WAA) is located in the John Neilson Gallery at 73 Sullivan St., Wurtsboro, NY and is open Saturdays and Sundays from noon-4 p.m. WAA is a community arts group formed to encourage and promote art and artists from the regional area.  New members are always welcome. For information, email contact@waagallery.org or visit www.waagallery.org for more information.

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