Saturday, June 20, 2015

Karen Overbye will be at the Member's Musing Show at the Grounds for Sculpture

AAG member Karen Overbye will have a piece in the Grounds for Sculpture (GFS), Members Musing Group Show, July 11- August 23, 2015.  This years juror for this show was Dejay B, Dukett, Associate Director & Associate Curator at the Arthur Ross Gallery at the University of Pennsylvania.  The GFS is located at 126 Sculptors Way, Hamilton NJ 08619.  The hours are: Tuesday- Thursday 10AM-6PM, Friday& Saturday 10AM-9PM, Sunday 10AM-6PM, closed on Monday.

Karen's piece is entitled Uninvited.  This is a clay print on Remy fabric.  Uninvited took 1st place in Monmouth County and 2nd place in the State 2014 Senior Citizens Art Show in the professional print category.  This is Karen's 5th time exhibiting at GFS.

Thursday, June 18, 2015

June 18 2015 Monthly Meeting

55 North Main Street
Allentown NJ
7-9 PM


Report of Garden Club Tour by all participants.
Ellen Baker was the recipient of Andree Lisette wonderful painting.  Thank you Lisette for again donating one of your pieces for the tour.

Nomination and voting for AGG Board members.

Discussion of Mill Pond Show - Take Down and Drop Off on Sunday June 28th 12-4
Name, Title, Medium and Price must be on the back of each piece.  A list of all pieces including: Name, Title, Medium and Price must be sent to Karen Overbye on Thursday June 25th so labels for the show can be made.

Discussion of speakers and Guild activities for the upcoming year.

Show and tell!

Friday, June 5, 2015

Allentown Garden Club & Allentown Art Guild to partner on 2015 Hidden Garden Tour on June 13th 9 AM-2 PM

The 2015 Hidden Garden Tour features a number of gardens in Allentown and the surrounding areas and it will include the art displays by Allentown Art Guild artists at work in the gardens.   Attendees will also have the unique opportunity to shop for plants at Pleasant Run Nursery and purchase art by AAG members.

On the day of the tour tickets can be purchased 8:30 AM- 12:30 PM for $20,  at Kerris Tree Farm (Route 524).  With the purchase of the garden tour comes a free chance to win a beautiful alcohol ink painting by AAG member Andree Lisette.

Update: Ellen Baker from Trenton took home this lovely painting!