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No member meeting in December! See you January 10th!

NO DECEMBER Member Meeting
Enjoy the Holidays!
Check out the Art Links below for art inspiration.
Art Web Links for December for art inspiration

Check out Cloth Paper Scissors website for an treasure trove of inspiration:  blog, mixed media, tools and resources and more!  http://www.clothpaperscissors.com/blog/

Zentangle Snowman: http://www.clothpaperscissors.com/blog/a-doodle-december-snowman-idea/

How to create a mixed media landscape:http://www.clothpaperscissors.com/blog/zen-doodle-tutorial-mixed-media-landscape/

Join us on January 10, 2018
Artist Social Activity
Art Swap
Mini Art Show

5:30 pm Meet & Greet
Activity begins at 6:00 pm
Great Frame Up
(430 Main St. Longmont)

Kumihimo, Japanese Braiding with Rhonda Crosman.
All supplies will be provided, by Rhonda and you will learn the process, set it up and take it home to finish.

Please bring a recent piece of artwork for a Mini Art Show (1 / person)
a snack to share & good quality, useable art supplies you wish to Art Swap.

Members need to bring the following:

1. Scissors to cut yarn. Paper and writing tool to take notes.
2. Art materials in good condition to swap.
3. A recent art piece for the Mini – Art Show 1/person
4. A small snack to share is appreciated,

Fall Color Sunrise Paint Session

 Saturday, October 7, 2017  |  06:30 AM – 09:30 AM
  Ag Heritage Center  |  Registration Required

Arts – Adult Programs

Please join us for a sunrise paint session at the Agricultural Heritage Center. We will open up the center early so that artists can capture the rising sun. Bring along your spirit of adventure, your own art supplies in the medium of your choice and a chair if you’d like. Artists can create work to submit for consideration to the 2018 Outdoor Creations exhibit. Children under 18 years of age are welcome to attend with adult supervision.

Maximum Participants: 20

Registration Required

Registration is required for this activity.

General Info
Karen Imbierowicz
(303) 678-6268

Fall Color Paint Session

Evening Paint Session at Hall Ranch Sat 8/26

Upcoming paint sessions hosted by Boulder County Parks & Open Space

Saturday, August 26, 2017  |  04:00 PM – 07:00 PM
  Hall Ranch  |  Registration Required

Arts – Adult Programs

Please join us for an evening paint session with local artist, Lydia Pottoff, at Hall Ranch. This event will involve a moderate hike. Bring along your spirit of adventure, your own art supplies in the medium of your choice and a chair if you’d like. Long sleeves, pants, sunscreen, insect protection, water and closed toed shoes are recommended. En plein air artists can create work to submit for consideration to the 2018 Outdoor Creations exhibit. Children under 18 years of age are welcome to attend with adult supervision.

Maximum Participants: 15

Future Events not yet on the calendar include:

 9/23 at Caribou Ranch and one on 10/7 at the Agricultural Heritage Center

Registration is required for these activities through Discover Boulder County,

There is still time to enter the Boulder County Fair!

There is still time to enter the Boulder County Fair!

Entries are accepted ONLINE ONLY through July 23rd!

Check out the entry guidelines here.

When you’re ready to submit your entry, click here!

Congratulations to our Art Show Winners!

A special thank you to everyone who participated and to all of the volunteers who made this event happen!

Best of Show!
Amy Sammoury, Up a Road Slowly


Oils -1st Place Winner!
Wira Babiak, Rose and Bud

2nd place: Barbara Wolfe Gittleson, Please Follow Me
3rd place: Karin van Haaren, St. Malo Chapel
Homorable Mention:
Dennis Mueller, Winter Colors
Jan Rhinehart, Rain Drops Keep Falling
Linda Schagenhauf, Sentinels in the Sky
Michel Reynolds, Rugosa Roses
Yvonne, Ogg, Beauty in Pink

Acrylic -1st Place Winner!
Lara Nagy, Proceed with Caution

Acrylic:
2nd place: Ray Geier, Heading Down
3rd place: Lynn Diagnault, Pine Cones

Homorable Mention:
Christine Jarvis, Melting Flowers

Pastel -1st Place Winner!
Darwin Miner, The Dance

Pastel:
2nd place: Diane Wood, Aristocratic Yellows
3rd place: Diana Wade, Apparition

Homorable Mention:
Janine Ewing-Belletire, Green Truck

Watercolor -1st Place Winner!
Joan De Jong, Southern Waters

Watercolor:
2nd place: Anita Jantz, Forest Light
3rd place: Janis Buck, Enchanting Bird

Homorable Mention:
Mel Birkey, Elevator

Mixed Media -1st Place Winner!
Christine Jarvis, Rocky Mountain Aspens

Mixed Media:
2nd place: Beth Appleton, Fix Your Eyes
3rd place: Susan Steven, Lifescape

Homorable Mention:
Christine Metsker, Crow

Photography -1st Place Winner!
Carol Walker, Three Play at the Beach

Photography:
2nd place: John Baker-Batsel, Aspens in a Cloud
3rd place: Deb Nakano, Blue Splash

Homorable Mention:
Cynthia Metsker, Hand of Buddha
Rocco Varbaro, White Capped Hoodoo’s
Hazel McCoy, Off Road Vehicle

LAG Art Show & Sale starts today! Boulder County Fairgrounds

Our annual member’s art show and sale starts today, June 8th at the Boulder County Fairgrounds.  We will be open through Sunday!  Great art, gift show and handmade jewelry for sale!  Meet the artists Friday night at the reception 6pm to 8pm!

You’re Invited! LAG Awards & Artist Reception June 9th 6-8pm

We are very excited about out upcoming member’s art show and sale at the Boulder County Fairgrounds this week.   We are featuring LAG artists from all over the Longmont area who will be displaying, selling and demonstrating their art.  We also have gift tables with handmade items like jewelry, cards and more! FREE ADMISSION! We’d love to see you there!

Time is running out to enter the annual LAG June show!

Our Annual June Member Art Show and Sale at the Boulder County Fairgrounds is fast approaching!  This year’s show will be from Thursday June, 8th through Sunday June 11th.  We have some wonderful Judges participating this year, and we need you to help us make it the best yet!

All members who enter the art show are required to volunteer 2 hours to help out.  We have several different areas to choose from, on a first-come-first-serve basis.  Sign up now to get the spot that works best for you.  Your participation is very much appreciated and is critical to the success of our LAG June Art Show.

Click here for the entry form!

Click here to sign up for volunteer hours!

2017 Land through the Lens Exhibit – Calling All Photographers!

It’s that time again to feature fabulous photographs of our prized Boulder County Parks & Open Space lands.

We are excited to announce our 3rd juried photography exhibit featuring our public land. If you are photographer or if you know someone who is, please visit our parks and capture images to submit for consideration. Photography sessions led by Ranger Fowler will be held throughout the summer.

This year, we will be featuring 4 photographers including Robert Castellano, Craig Rademacher, David Silver and Verdon Tomajko.

Anyone may submit up to 5 photographs for a $30 entry fee. Cash prizes will be given to exhibitors with any profits being contributed to the Boulder County Parks and Open Space Foundation (www.PreserveBoulderCounty.org )
The exhibit will be held at The Great Frame Up – Longmont from Friday, October 13 through Friday, November 3.

Deadline for submissions – Tuesday, August 1

For more information, including a map and list of Boulder County Parks & Open Space properties, please visit www.BoulderCountyOpenSpace.org/photoshow or contact Karen Imbierowicz at kimbierowicz@bouldercounty.org or 303-678-6268.

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