Free Classes Offered By Town Of Jupiter Art Committee Are Open To All For “Celebration Of The Arts”

The Town of Jupiter Art Committee aims to keep you busy! Learn a new art skill or hone one you already have! FREE classes (only a few have supply fees): Jewelry making, oil painting, basket weaving, mixed media painting. Jupiter’s “Celebration Of The Arts” now through March, 2018!  The Rickie Report shares the details and information about registration.

 

 

 

 

“CELEBRATION   OF   THE   ARTS”

 

NOW through March, 2018

 

 

 

CLASSES  FREE/EVENTS  NO  CHARGE

*All Art Classes held in Room 113 Community Center with the exception of the Oil Painting Class held at Angilen Gallery, Tequesta

**The Authors Program is held in Room A – Auditorium

PLEASE  REGISTER  AHEAD  OF  TIME  FOR  CLASSES!

For more information or to RSVP:

  (561) 329-5007
faye.schrecengost@gmail.com

Community Center

200 Military Trail,  Jupiter  FL. 33458

 

 

CLASSES:

JEWELRY CLASS     SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 17th

Lou Ann Berkley, Instructor assisted by Lynda Koehler

Noon – 3 PM

Supplies Provided

 

 

BASKET  WEAVING – CAT’S  MEOW BASKET    SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 24th

Joan Stoneham, Instructor

9 AM- 5PM

Bottom of basket resembles two pairs of cat ears.  Basket will sit on four points.

 Supplies:  $65.

BRING: old towel, lunch, beverage

 

MIXED MEDIA PAINTING  ( STUDENT SELECTS MEDIA)     SATURDAY, MARCH 3rd

Brenda Nickolaus, Instructor

10 AM – 2 PM

Focus will be Soul, Art and nature. Be creative! Make your own Wit and Wisdom inspiration cards

Supplies Provided

 

BASKET WEAVING – NANTUCKET TWILL VASE      WEDNESDAY, MARCH 7th

9 am – 5 pm

Joan Stoneham, Instructor

Create a beautiful Nantucket Twill Vase, one of the world’s oldest handcraft!  

A wood base will be offered for a more unique look.

Supplies:  $65.

BRING: old towel, lunch, beverage

OIL PAINTING       SATURDAY, MARCH 10th

*Class meets at Angilen Gallery, 150 N. US Hwy. One   Suite B Fashion Mall Plaza, Tequesta, FL

Len Mykietyn, Instructor

9 am – Noon

Beginner to advanced students. Individual attention given to all levels.

Supplies provided

 

 

 

For more information or to RSVP:

  (561) 329-5007
faye.schrecengost@gmail.com

OR Visit:  www.jupiter.fl.us

 

 

 

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Town Of Jupiter Art Committee Announces Call For “Space Memories” Exhibit And Invites Public To “Memorable Visual Experiences” Exhibit Reception On January 12

The Town of Jupiter Art Committee invites the public to a Free, Opening Reception on January 12th for “Memorable Visual Experience: Asian Assemblages, Paintings, Photographs, and Jewelry”.  Meet the artists: Julie Silk Beaumont, Lou Ann Berkley, Rhea Lewis, Jo Nelson, Len Mykietyn, and Grant Williams.  The Committee is also issuing a Call For Art, “Space Memories”, which offers $1,000. cash prizes and a Public Opening Reception on March 9th.  The Town of Jupiter Art Committee takes NO Percentage of Sales, so a donation would be appreciated.  The Rickie Report shares the details here.  Mark your calendars and enjoy the creativity of locally based artists!  We especially note that children are welcome to all exhibits. This is the perfect time to introduce them to the artists and see how creativity can enhance their lives.

 

TOWN OF JUPITER ART GALLERY

PRESENTS:

“Memorable Visual Experiences:  

Asian Assemblages, Paintings, Photographs, Jewelry”

Free, Public Opening Reception:

Friday, January 12

6 – 8 PM

Refreshments will be served

MEET THE ARTISTS:

JULIE BEAUMONT

LOU ANN BERKLEY

RHEA LEWIS

JO NELSON

LEN MYKIETYN

GRANT WILLIAMS

Exhibit runs January 12 through February 23, 2018

Jupiter  Community  Center
200 Military Trail     Jupiter, FL. 33458

 

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CALL  FOR  ARTISTS:

ANNUAL CELEBRATION OF THE ARTS:

“SPACE  MEMORIES”

ENTRY FORM

Possible “space memories”:  

Lunar Landing July 29, 1969//  Challenger Tragedy  January 28, 1986//  Space Travel //  Space  Exploration  //  Galaxy

Free,  Public OPENING RECEPTION:

FRIDAY, MARCH 9th

6  – 8 PM

Jupiter Community Center

200 Military Trail    Jupiter, FL 33458

 

DEADLINE:  FEBRUARY 10, 2018

ENTRY FEE: $10.00 Check OR Money Order  

Payable to Town of Jupiter: NOTATION:  Art Committee
Faye Schrecengost, 9975 169 Court     N. Jupiter 33478

YOUR APPLICATION IS A COMMITMENT TO SHOW

SUBMISSION: TWO PHOTOGRAPHS OR PAINTINGS (No diptychs or triptychs)

WALL HANGINGS ONLY/IDENTIFYING LABEL ON THE BACK (Name, Title, Price, Media)

FRAMED/GALLERY WRAPPED

WIRED – READY FOR HANGING

 

NAME________________________________E-MAIL_________________________________________

PHONE ___________________

ADDRESS____________________________________________CITY_________________________ZIP___________

 

 

(1)TITLE____________________________MEDIUM__________  PRICE_______

 

(2)TITLE____________________________MEDIUM__________   PRICE_______

 

YOU WILL BE SENT A TOWN OF JUPITER GENERAL LIABILITY FORM REQUIRED FOR EXHIBITING. PLEASE READ AND ACKNOWLEDGE RECEIPT.

THERE ARE NO COMMISSIONS TAKEN FOR SALES, HOWEVER, WHEN A SALE IS MADE A DONATION WOULD BE APPRECIATED.

 

 

For more information about the current exhibits, upcoming exhibits or call for art:

 

https://www.jupiter.fl.us/490/Town-of-Jupiter-Art-Gallery

Or contact:    faye.schrecengost@att.net or call 561-329-5007

 

 

 

 

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Rickie Leiter, Publisher

Rickie@therickiereport.com   561-537-0291

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Ilene Adams, Prolific Artist, in Three Juried Exhibits

Ilene Adams has been very busy in this early part of season!  The Rickie Report is pleased to announce that her art is displayed in several juried shows and she has another opening in Jupiter on November 15th!  Ilene works in photography, mixed media and drawings.  Her accomplishments as a leader in the arts community as well as running her own marketing business confirm that she is not only dedicated to her own art, but others as well.  Read all of the details in this article!

Town of Jupiter Art Gallery

Presents

Ilene Adams

Opening Reception

Friday, November 15th

6 – 8 pm

Exhibit Runs  November 15th – December 27th

Jupiter Community Center is located at

210 Military Trail near the Police Station

 

 

Ilene Adams has been busy early this season with her art displayed in several shows and soon to be featured in the Town of Jupiter Art Gallery.  The show will run from  November 15 through December 27th with the opening on Friday, November 15th from 6-8PM. The Exhibit and Reception is open to the public. Ilene will show a combination of her work including mixed media, photography and drawings.

 

 

"Reflection"

Reflection”

 

 

She currently has work in the 3rd Annual Juried Photography Show at the Palm Beach State Gallery at Eissey Campus, Art on Park Gallery in Lake Park and The Lighthouse ArtCenter Artists’ Guild Gallery at Midtown.

 

 

Ilene studied printmaking and painting in Rome and received a BFA from Tyler School of Art, Temple University. She has also studied with Milton Glaser at the School of Visual Arts in New York. She has had many art careers, from designing textiles to creating murals to graphic design and all of these influences show up in her fine art. Her paintings are interesting mixed media, often including photographic images, paint, textural surfaces, gold leaf, yarn and various collage materials. Much of her work is nostalgic using images from childhood or familiar places.

 

 

Ilene states, “I believe that art and beauty bring joy and well-being to individuals and are essential for a well-balanced life.  Ever since I was a child, I have created one form of art or another. The artists that influenced me the most are Robert Rauschenberg and Maxfield Parish. Rauschenberg’s influence is apparent in my paintings that incorporate paint, collage, photographic images and artifacts. They evoke a feeling of nostalgia or of imaginary places.

 

 

"We All Have Wings"

“We All Have Wings”

She tells us, “My photographs deal mostly with nature, but nature through an intense filter.  Images are put under a microscope and colors are heightened. There is beauty all around us but how often do we take the time to really see it? Ordinary images are enhanced to create painterly new images that leave the viewer wondering if they are paintings or photographs? Abstract or realistic?”

 

 

Bruce Helander wrote, “Ilene Adams, is also a professional painter who has continued to sharpen her palette and compositional skills while searching out new subject matter inspired by nature. Her recent series of large-scale photographic prints could be mistaken initially for a sharp focus oil painting on canvas. This wondrous selection of water reflections from surrounding natural growth topped off with floating green circles of blooming water lilies is a unique extension of the artist’s trained eye.  In some of the photographs we are confronted by a series of dazzling reflective vertically vibrating lines that cut through the tint of the water like a sharp knife through butter. Adams likes to integrate a bit of art history in her work where it’s useful. She often pays homage to impressionists like Monet connected at the hip with contemporary sensibilities and a flare for vibrant, almost unnatural color. Her painted compositions that are also inspired from the Everglades often center on a single sculptural form of a tropical bird, perhaps standing on one leg.”

 

 

"Construct"

“Construct”

 

Aside from creating art, for the past 25 years or so, Ilene has had a company called The Marketing Works.  Originally a two million dollar company based in Boston, she now works with smaller businesses, doctors, artists and nonprofits developing marketing strategies and branding. She creates logos, collateral materials, websites and overall marketing strategies. (www.IleneAdamsInc.com).

 

"Lillies and Squiggles"

“Lillies and Squiggles”

 

Ilene has also worked in the non-profit art world bringing her marketing talents and creativity to an art center in West Palm Beach and working to advance art and artists in the community.  She is currently working on several community art projects to bring art to the public.

 

 

Ilene’s artistry has been seen in many local juried art shows, including Palm Beach State Eissey Gallery, The Guild Gallery, Art on Park Gallery, Whole Foods (Solo Show), Lighthouse ArtCenter (Landscapes), JF Gallery (Mediums), Palm Beach County Art in Public Places, Wellington Art in Public Places 2010, AmTrust Bank Exhibition, Riverside Bank Exhibition, Zephyr Art Show, Wellington Art Society, Armory Art Center (Student Faculty Show), LK Mix Art Exhibition, Armory Art Center, Tyler School of Art, Poster Competition – Rome, Northwood Artwalk, City of West Palm Beach Cultural Association.

 

You can contact Ilene or see her work at www.IleneAdamsFineArt.com or by email at IleneAdams@gmail.com.      561.346.0172 “like” my Facebook Page!!

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