The Monthly Members' Art Exchange

Bird of Paradise

Each month, Suntan Art Center sponsors a Members' Show, and each month's show is based on a different theme. Prize ribbons will be awarded by a group of judges and representation of the stated theme is a factor in the judging.

Ribbons will be presented each month at the opening reception. Members not wishing to participate in the theme may still submit work for that month.

There will be an opening reception on the second Saturday of each month from 4 to 6 PM.

If you are participating and wish to hang or pick up your entry, please follow these helpful guidelines. Art is to be picked-up and new work delivered on:
First Saturdays of the month from 10 am until 1pm SHARP
Fridays before the first Sat. from 10 am until 4pm unless otherwise state

EXHIBITION SCHEDULE

2014/2015 SEASON through August 2015

 

CRAFTSMEN GALLERY MARY NABORS GALLERY

Aug: No theme

TBA

Sept: No theme

 

Portraiture Exhibition

Oct: CARS, CARS & CARS   

 

 

Invited Artists – Automobiles

(to be held in conjunction with a

Vintage Auto show on the grounds)

Nov:  No theme

Member’s Award Show

Dec:  No theme

Elaine Anagnos Exhibition

Jan:  No theme  

Open Award’s Show

Feb:  No theme

Chicago Art Institute

Mar: No theme

Libit Jones Exhibition

Apr:  Floral & Fauna

Ikebana + Invited Artists (tentative)

May: Fountains of Youth  

Under 30 Exhibition (tentative)

June / July: Dog Days of Summer

Lourdes Rosas-Rasdall Exhibition

          (2 month show)

Aug:  No Theme

Digital Art/Photography Exhibition

       (tentative)

 

Rules for Exhibition

 

1. All hanging art must be properly wired for hanging. No serrated hooks, please.
2. Frames must be in adequate condition, with work secure.
      a. "Glass" (plexiglass)must be clean, with no visible chips or blemishes, 
      b. Matting must be free of stains and discoloration.
3. Visible edges of gallery-wrapped canvases must be finished. Unframed canvases with exposed staples will not be accepted.
4. Members' shows are open to all current members in good standing.
5. There is a $5 hanging fee per piece.  $2 for members who have volunteered during the previous month.  Monthly cash awards are distributed as follows. At the opening reception, the First Place winner will receive one half of the total entry fees.  One half of the remaining entry fees will be given to a randomly selected exhibitor in that show.  All cash winners MUST be present to receive their awards.  No exceptions.

6. During the months of December thru April, members may submit only one work. May thru November members may submit 2 entries.

      

     

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Upcoming Events

June/ July Shows

Exchange:for the Parkside Gallery Members ONLY Show

Friday, June 6  10 am-4 pm

Saturday, June 7, 10 am - 1 pm

 

Mary Nabors Gallery

Featured artist...Held Over!!

Eduardo LaChall and Susan Kubes

 

Parkside Gallery featuring the works of

Elizabeth Beattie

Gail Falkingham

Patricia Chase

Robert Simone

Danee Kinzel

Gerry Mensh

Linda Swindall

Judy Martindale

Jack Providenti

Vanessa Segraves

Libit Jones

Terri Lou Ritchie

 

Meet the Artists

Wednesday, June 18th

6:00pm-8:00pm

wine and cheese reception

ribbon pesentation and lottery drawing 7:00 pm

 

 

 

 ...next exchange

August Exchange

Members Show 

Friday, August 1st, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Saturday, August 2nd, 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

 

Reception and Open House

Time TBA

Featured Art::  

Parkside Gallery; The Suntan artist co-op

Craftsmen Gallery:  TBA

 

Mary Nabors Gallery: The varied works of Eduardo LaChall

 

 

Next Board Meeting

Wednesday, June 11th, 2014
4:30pm– 6:00pm
General membership welcome

 

 

 Upcoming Special Workshops

"WATERMEDIA WORKSHOP"

with Instructor Mark Mehaffey, NWS, AWS, TWSA Master

Dates:  Thursday,April 17 - Saturday, April 19, 2014 (3 day class)
Times:  9:30 am - 4 pm with a 1 hour lunch break
Cost:   $350

Levels:  All levels

 

Contact  vanessa@floridaartistworkshops.com to reserve space

 

 

 

 

 

Pass-a-Grille Art Mart

Saturdays
Year Round
9:00am to 2:00pm
Across from the Hurricane Restaurant

 

Sunday Market - St Pete Beach

 at the Don Vista building  next to the Don CeSar

fresh produce - organics - local artwork - gourmet foods

Sundays, 10:00am - 3:00pm