Feb 2015 Meeting

Posted By on Feb 28, 2015 |


MEETING Feb 24th, 2015

in attendance:  warren, erica, nicole, christine, mathilde, dennis, jane w, susan k, sandrine, anne k, helen

 

– need artists uncommon finds april – reduced fee to $55 each wall.

– savinos march-may – no fee

 

-nicole – intl museum of photography at eastman house – course in 12 segments history of photography

– linda ruth salter – will organize the plein air sessions

– erica will have a session to teach how to crochet beads into cylinder term kumihimo – braiding technique for beads

– making decorator books – chat book, book baby, shutterfly, blurb.

-helen investigating blurb

– mathilde art critique.  –  cambridge aa concord

– erika – cambridge aa – critique sessions of yore – got professional art critics rented space – apply as artist to see 3 judges – 100$ – session w 3 critics – bring 4-5 originals and slides – personal feedback. famous curators etc – “portfolio show” – useful – decorative vs emotional –  what is your goal.

– what do you want? – gallery, vs personal expression – private. –

– grants – summer grant writing party – coach – may

– artist of the month.

-erika and library – dennis painted and stained molding, handyman attached,  ready for our first exhibit –THREE  96” wide x 18” high – four 16”x 20  or wide short pictures with smaller ones on outside.

  • Green reading room – six spaces 30” wide, 28” high
  • april, may, june – framed sizes.
  • max 18 pieces
  • volunteers
  • call to all membership – send digital images with dimensions of framed  –  else who wants to be on committee  – theme
  • starts group show
  • after 2 artists – one in green room – one in front.

– uncommon finds – no jewelry –

– catalogs – for belmont consignment.

– sharon nahill – space to rent studios