Tuesday, September 13, 2011

Gig Harbor Open Studio Tour

It's that time of year again! The Gig Harbor Open Studio Tour is once again gracing the greater Gig Harbor/Key Peninsula/Olalla area with open doors to artists studios.

You're not going to want to miss this fun event.

There are 25 artists on the tour Follow the pink and white signs or pick up a map at the Gig Harbor Visitor Center or Gallery Row. Or you can download a map from the Tour's website.

Wednesday, June 1, 2011

Consider Darshan

Dianne Gardner and Nancy Frye hosts the Tilbury Tableaux Vivant event every year n Kingston. The event offers artists and photographers their chance to capture models dressed in authentic period clothing with props, horses, chickens and other wonderful paintables. This year we will be having a Western Tableaux Vivant in the fall. Contact Dianne Gardner for more information or visit the Tilbuy Group on Facebook. Pictured here is a16 X 20 oil painting by Dianne of Alexis, one of our models in period dress along with Darshan, one of Tilbury's prize horses.

Sunday, March 27, 2011

Gig Harbor Garden Tour 2011 - A Tour Of Literacy

"The Delightful Marriage Of Poppy And Lavender" 11 x 16, pastel

This painting by Pat Meras was chosen to be printed on promotional materials for the event. Tour dates are Saturday, June 25, 10 - 5:00 and Sunday, June 26, 10 - 4:00. For more info and tickets, go to www.gigharborgardentour.com.  Prints are available on Fine Art America's website: fineartamerica.com.

Northwest Pastel Society's 2011 Members' Exhibit

"Alpine Light" 9 x 12, pastel 

Pat Meras has two paintings included in the exhibit from April 10 - May 8, 2011, at the Kirsten Gallery, 5320 Roosevelt Way NE, Seattle, WA 98105. Opening Reception will be April 10 from 2-4:00.

"Alpine Light" won an AWARD OF MERIT