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MidWeek Update: Au Naturel 2019 International Juried Exhibition

8.15. 18 Hello again! Last post for today. Found this while posting Saturday’s post from artshow.com, The Au Naturel 2019 International Juried Exhibition or Au Naturel: The Nude in the 21st Century is on the horizon. It’s going to be a long post so please read carefully the terms of this juried exhibition. Au Naturel 2019 International Juried Exhibition Clatsop Community College presents our thirteenth annual international juried exhibition, Au Naturel: the Nude in the 21st Century, to be held January 24 – March 14, 2019, in the Royal Nebeker Art Gallery. IMPORTANT DATES • Submission deadline: entries must be received by Midnight (11:59:59 pm) Mountain Time, Tuesday, November 7, 2018. (Please note: Online CaFÉ™ Tech support is available weekdays M-F 9 a.m. -5 p.m. MT) • Notification of acceptance or non-acceptance will be e-mailed by Friday, November 30th, 2018. • Accepted work to arrive at the Royal Nebeker Art Gallery no later than Friday, January 11, 2019. • Exhibition dates: January 24 – March 14, 2019. • Artist Reception: Thursday, February 7, 2019, at 6:00 …

MidWeek Update: Beyonce & Vogue, Infinate Reflections w/The Museum of Modern Art

8. 15. 18 Hello everyone! It’s been quiet for the last few days, but I’ve been working furiously. As most of you know Beyonce and Jay-Z are touring around the world for their On the Run 2. Queen Bee is the cover girl for the September issue of Vogue magazine. Here is a behind the scenes video of her, her children with photographer 23-year-old Tyler Mitchell. He’s the first African-American photographer for Vogue. Making history indeed!         Another video I want to share with you courtesy of the Museum of Modern Art, titled Infinite reflections in a kinetic environment | HOW TO SEE “Hide & Seek” by Dream the Combine.       I hope you enjoyed these videos. Just wanted to do something a bit different today. Got one more thing…   Image source: Vogue.

Weeknd Update: Calling All Artists…

8.11.18 It’s that time again…Artists if you’re out there please take a look at what Art Show has for you… Credit source: artshow.com 3rd Annual West Palm Beach Arts Festival Artists are invited to apply for the 3rd Annual West Palm Beach Arts Festival, to be held December 1-2, 2018 at the Armory Art Center in West Palm Beach, FL. Cash Awards for Best in Show, 1st Place, 2nd Place, and Honorable Mention. Eligible media: 2D- Drawings, paintings, photography, printmaking, mixed media. 3D- Ceramics, sculpture, fiber, jewelry, glass, furniture. $35 application fee. Deadline: August 17, 2018. More info. Questions? Call 561-832-1776.       American Color Print Society Biennial Open Show The American Color Print Society announces a call for printmakers to submit original work created in the past 3 years for a juried art exhibition, October 7-25, 2018 at the Plastic Club in Philadelphia, PA. $1,800 in cash awards. Juror: Caren Friedman. ACPS accepts all forms of printmaking, including original digital prints. Photographs not eligible. Artists must supply digital images to be juried for acceptance into the exhibition. …

MidWeek Update: Illuminate Atlanta

8. 8. 18 One last post. Introducing Illuminate Atlanta. What is Illuminate Atlanta? It is all explained in their mission statement…“Our mission is to increase accessibility to photographic education and the arts by providing photography education and opportunities to underserved communities in metro Atlanta.” They have an event coming up and I wanted to share this with you guys… Credit source: Illuminate Atlanta     If you live in Atlanta and would like to know more about Iluminate Atlanta, go to the link posted above to get all the information you need. You can donate and volunteer too. Enjoy the rest of your Wednesday, be blessed. Hump, Hump! I had to…   Image source: Illuminate Atlanta & unknown

MidWeek Update: Photography Workshops from Atlanta School of Photography

8. 8. 18 Hello, and let’s celebrate Hump Day Wednesday, shall we? The Atlanta School of Photography has some upcoming workshops in the works. They just had their August Session Monday. Take a look at what they have in store… Credit source: Atlanta School of Photography   Photo 1 EXPRESS $125.00 Tuesday, August 14th / 10 – 3 with Julie Yarbrough Sunday, Sept 23rd / 10 – 3 with Allison Jarek Everything you need to know in one day! We get you off of AUTO in by the afternoon. Learn how to freeze motion for sports photography, have the perfect aperture for a portrait, and an immaculate ISO for landscapes. Know your camera better in this one day class. This ONE-DAY experience introduces you step-by-step to an understanding of  • Essential parts of your camera including lenses, focus & zoom, diopter, mirror, shutter, and sensor • Basic Camera functions including ISO, shutter, aperture, white balance • How your camera reads light (exposure) • Using the playback, delete functions • Memory and Raw vs Jpeg • …

Music Festivals / August 2018

8. 3. 18 Like last month for July, August has quite a lot of music festivals going on throughout the U.S. Thank you Music Festival Wizard! Credit source: Music Festival Wizard    WE Fest 2018 / Detroit Lakes, MN / August 2-4, 2018     Flood City Festival 2018 / Johnstown, PA / August 3-4, 2018   Hinterland Festival 2018 / Des Moines, IA / August 3-4, 2018     The Werk Out 2018 / Thornville, OH / August 2-4, 2018   Lollapalooza Chicago 2018 / Chicago, IL / August 2-5, 2018     Arise Music Festival 2018 / Loveland, CO / August 3-5, 2018   Newport Jazz Festival 2018 / Newport, RI / August 3-5, 2018     Pickathon 2018 / Happy Valley, OR / August 2-5, 2018     Warped Tour 2018 / US Tour / June 21-August 5, 2018     Summer Meltdown 2018 / Darrington, WA / August 2-5, 2018   Watershed Country Music Festival 2018 / George, WA / August 3-5, 2018   Oregon Jamboree 2018 / Sweet Home, OR / August 3-5, 2018     Hard Summer 2018 / Fontana, CA / August 4-5, 2018     Travelers’ Rest Festival 2018 / Missoula, MT / August 4-5, …

MidWeek Update: Workshops & Retreats

7.25.18 Happy Hump Wednesday! Today’s update is workshops and retreats. Thanks to artshow.com, I found six of these that might interest you. Credit source: artshow.com   Stan Kurth-Freedom in Watermedia by Franciscan Life Process Center Kathleen Bechtel, Art Director $15 – $325 Actions and Detail Panel DATE AND TIME Thu, Sep 6, 2018, 9:00 AM – Sat, Sep 8, 2018, 3:00 PM EDT Add to Calendar LOCATION Franciscan Life Process Center 11650 Downes Street Northeast Lowell, MI 49331 View Map DESCRIPTION This workshop is designed to help students (beginning, intermediate or advanced) paint in an intuitive manner starting with no preconceived notion or outcome. There will be no preliminary planning or drawing. Emotions and feelings will dictate direction as students use a variety of techniques to implement color, texture, line, shape, and value. Instruction will start with arbitrary mark making and color application, working transparently to opaque building layers using a variety of mark making tools, watercolor, acrylic and gesso. The intuitive process relies on feeling and seeing so there will be ongoing evaluation of …

Music Festivals for July 2018

7. 2. 18 Lots of festivals for this month courtesy of Music Festival Wizard. Credit source: Music Festival Wizard    Eaux Claires 2018 / Eau Claire, WI / July 6-7, 2018 80/35 Music Festival 2018 / Des Moines, IA / July 6-7, 2018 Basilica Block Party 2018 / Minneapolis, MN / July 6-7, 2018 High Sierra Music Festival 2018 / Quincy, CA / July 5-8, 2018 Essence Music Festival 2018 / New Orleans, LA / July 5-8, 2018 Great Blue Heron Festival 2018 / Sherman, NY / July 6-8, 2018 Summerfest 2018 / Milwaukee, WI / June 27-July 8, 2018 Levitate Festival 2018 / Marshfield, MA / July 7-8, 2018 Rock Fest Wisconsin 2018 / Cadott, WI / July 12-14, 2018 Camp Bisco 2018 / Scranton, PA / July 12-14, 2018 Forecastle Festival 2018 / Louisville, KY / July 13-15, 2018 Sloss Festival 2018 / Birmingham, AL / July 14-15, 2018 The Ride Festival 2018 / Telluride, CO / July 14-15, 2018 Great South Bay Music Festival 2018  Patchogue, NY / July 12-15, 2018 Country Jam Wisconsin 2018 / Eau Claire, WI / July 19-21, 2018     Moondance Jam 2018/ Walker, MN / July 18-21, 2018 Capitol Hill Block Party 2018 / Seattle, WA / July 20-22, 2018 …