Feb 2016 Member Meeting & Mixed-Media Art Demonstration

POSTPONED BECAUSE OF WEATHER
We’ll post the the new date when we confirm details!

Monthly Member Meeting Agenda

Tuesday, February 2, 2016

Meeting Agenda:

  • Networking 6:30 – 7:00 pm

  • Business Meeting 7:00 – 7:30 pm

  • Presentations 7:30 – 8:00 pm (the library closes at 8:00)

    • NCAR Community Art Program Call-For-Entry Announcement

    • Hands-On Mixed Media Art Demonstration by Jill Berry

NCAR Community Art Program Call-For-Entry Announcement

For over 50 years the NCAR Community Art Program has presented art exhibitions by a range of regional artists at the NCAR Mesa Laboratory in Boulder, CO.  Many of the artist featured in these art exhibitions are Boulder Art Association members including Betsy Cole, Xenia Sease and Diane Wood.

MesaLabEach year, hundreds of artists from the Rocky Mountain region, and beyond, participate in the jury process from which artists are selected for individual and group exhibitions.

The exhibit space is in the expansive cafeteria within the NCAR laboratory building and is open daily from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on weekdays and from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on weekends and holidays.

We will review the jury process for the NCAR Community Art Program which occurs each spring for shows running from June through May of the following year.

 

The 2016 deadline for submitting artwork is April 11, 2016. 

For more information, please contact:

Audrey Lewis, Community Art Program
303-497-2570 (office)
303-725-2662 (cell)
Email Audrey through the contact page on the NCAR website

Hands-On Mixed Media Art Demonstration by Jill Berry

The Boulder Art Association is excited to have renowned artist, author, teacher and explorer, Jill Berry as our presenter at the February 2, 2016 meeting.

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Jill K. Berry is a graphic designer, mixed-media artist and painter, teacher, maker of storytelling structures and author of 3 books.

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After graduating with a degree in Design, she spent a year of graduate studies in Italy. Her work has been published in Somerset Studio, Letter Arts Review, Cloth Paper Scissors, Art Journaling magazine and many other books and publications. She has taught at three universities in Colorado as well as at several major art retreats. Jill K. Berry lives in Superior, CO.

This will be a hands on demonstration so feel free to bring anything you would like to incorporate into your work. Jill will furnish the basic materials: Paper, markers, glue sticks, colored pencils. You may want to bring your own scissors.

 

Find out more about Jill Berry on her website, on Twitter and on Facebook. Shown below are the three books that Jill Berry written:

Personal Geographies Book - Explorations in Mixed-Media Map Making

Personal Geographies Book – Explorations in Mixed-Media Map Making

Map Art Lab Book

Map Art Lab Book

Making Art From Maps Book

Making Art From Maps Book

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Meeting Location:

Boulder Public Library
Meadows Branch – Meeting Room
4800 Baseline Road
Boulder, CO 80303

Optional RSVP on the Boulder Art Association Meetup page.

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