WAS this Weekend 9/26-9/28

Fall is finally here! That means fairs, festivals & lots of ART!!

Shows/Events this Weekend:

stewchanglaanYou can catch the girls of Lush Beads, Migration Goods and Arlette Laan Dolls this weekend at The Thayer Street Festival in sunny Rhode Island. Thayer Street between Angell & Cushing, College Hill, Providence RI Sunday, September 28th from 10am to 5pm

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Barbara Fletcher will be teaching a one day mask-making workshop at The Arts League of Lowell on Sat. Sept. 27th from 12-5pm This sounds like a blast!

 

 

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Renee Mallett of Amaranth & Rue Handmade Soaps will be at the Craft Festival at Fruitlands. This looks like a fun even t to kick off your Holiday Shopping! PS. I am a HUGE FAN of Renee’s soap! It’s a perfect little indulgence!

 

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Heather Wang Jewelry will be at the Rhinebeck Arts Festival at the County Fairgrounds in Rhinebeck. NY Friday, September 26 from 10am to 5pm / Saturday, September 27 from 10 am to 6 pm / Sunday, September 28 from 10 am to 5 pm Rain or Shine!! Her new work is just gorgeous!

 

 


Ongoing Exhibitions: Now Showing

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Priscilla Levesque is participating in a group show, “Seeing the Light-Plein Air Landscapes from Painters on Cape Cod” at Cataumet Arts Center, 76 Scraggy Neck Rd., Cataumet MA. The show is on view through October 13th with an Artist Reception this Sunday September 21st from 3-5pm

Rebecca Alden Designs

 

 

 

Rebecca Alden Designs continues to have her work featured at the Carlisle Artisan Gallery! You can catch her beautiful work on display throughout the month of October.

 

 

 

 

Sergio Velazquez

 

Stop by UnchARTed Gallery in downtown Lowell to see The Boys of Ramalho’s, a photography exhibition by Sergio Velazquez. The show runs through September 30.

 

 

 

Roddy2014
Congratulations to WAS artists Cheryl Polcaro, Bethany Peck, Tom Veirs, and Janet Wolahan for their acceptance into the 15th Annual Francis N. Roddy Open Competition, a prestigious competition held by the Concord Art Association. Check out the 100 pieces that were chosen for this exhibition now through October 17.

 

 

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If you are in Boston, stop by Quincy Market to see What is Your Vision?, a show by the National Association of Women Artists, Inc. (MA Chapter). See work by WAS painter Ilene Richard! This show is located at 1 South Market Building, 4th Floor, and runs through October 23.

 

 

Mary Dumas

 

Now through September 30: PETRICHOR: A Doctor Who Themed Show at the Salem Ink Gallery. Check out work by Mary Dumas. The gallery is located at 201 Derby Street in Salem.

 

 

 

 

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Next door in Chelmsford, stop by the McCarthy Room at the Chelmsford Public Library to see Photographs by Rebecca Killeen-Brown. This show runs through September 30 and can be viewed during library hours.

 

 

 

 

Robert Crooker

 

Great work can also be seen at the Billerica Library through October 2! Stop by the reference room to see “On the Water”, an exhibition featuring work by WAS artist Robert Crooker. The exhibition is open during library hours – visit their website for details.

 

 

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Continuing at The Loading Dock Gallery: “Texture & Terrain: Intertwining Perspectives” featuring the gorgeous work of Tarja Cockell and Sus Iserbyt! The gallery is open Wed-Sat 12-5:30 and Sun 12-4.

 

 

 

Cheryl Polcaro Fawn

 

WAS artist Cheryl Polcaro is also showing work at the 70th Fall Salon at the Cambridge Art Association. The exhibition is at the University Place Gallery and the Kathryn Schultz Gallery, and is on view through September 26. Cheryl is doing some unique mixed media work these days, so if you haven’t seen her work in a while, you should go see it!

 

 

 

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See Regina McGearty’s sparkling jewelry at the Ayer Lofts Gallery! Another Season, Another Reason features work from The Ayer Lofts Gallery Committee and runs through mid October. The gallery is open on weekends – check their website for hours.

 

 

 

 

lee2 lee1Ann Lee has 2 of her beautiful jackets in Circles, Squares and Triangles: The Shape of Things to Come at the League of NH Craftsmen headquarters in Concord, NH. The show runs through September 26.

 

Markus Haala
Final weeks! Steampunk Springfield: Re-imagining an Industrial City is on view in Springfield, MA. See etchings by Markus Haala at the Springfield Museum of Art as well as at the Springfield Museum of History. Check the website for hours and directions. Runs through September 28th!

WAS this Weekend 9/19-9/21

Fall is finally here! That means fairs, festivals & lots of ART!!

Shows/Events this Weekend:

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Jennifer Clement
will be participating in Oceanfront Plein Air “wet paint auction” on Saturday September 20th from 6-9pm at the Blue Ocean Event Center at Salisbury Beach! Stop by this unique event to see beautiful works created right before your eyes! Then bid to take home your very own!!

 

 

 

 

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Eling Chang of Migration goods will be out in NYC at Bust Craftacular @ Maker Faire located  at New York Hall of Science, Queens, NY on Saturday, September 20th, 10am to 7pm! This looks to be an amazing event!

 

 

 

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Clothing Designer Antoinette Indge of Cinderloop can be found all weekend at Jamaica Plain Open Studios Saturday September 20th and Sunday September 21st, 11am to 6pm at the Eliot School outside tent, 24 Eliot St, Jamaica Plain, MA

 


Ongoing Exhibitions: Now Showing

plevesque
Priscilla Levesque is participating in a group show, “Seeing the Light-Plein Air Landscapes from Painters on Cape Cod” at Cataumet Arts Center, 76 Scraggy Neck Rd., Cataumet MA. The show is on view through October 13th with an Artist Reception this Sunday September 21st from 3-5pm

Rebecca Alden Designs

 

 

 

Rebecca Alden Designs continues to have her work featured at the Carlisle Artisan Gallery! You can catch her beautiful work on display throughout the month of October.

 

 

 

 

Sergio Velazquez

 

Stop by UnchARTed Gallery in downtown Lowell to see The Boys of Ramalho’s, a photography exhibition by Sergio Velazquez. The show runs through September 30.

 

 

 

Roddy2014
Congratulations to WAS artists Cheryl Polcaro, Bethany Peck, Tom Veirs, and Janet Wolahan for their acceptance into the 15th Annual Francis N. Roddy Open Competition, a prestigious competition held by the Concord Art Association. Check out the 100 pieces that were chosen for this exhibition now through October 17.

 

 

IleneRichard-Aerdale

If you are in Boston, stop by Quincy Market to see What is Your Vision?, a show by the National Association of Women Artists, Inc. (MA Chapter). See work by WAS painter Ilene Richard! This show is located at 1 South Market Building, 4th Floor, and runs through October 23.

 

 

Mary Dumas

 

Now through September 30: PETRICHOR: A Doctor Who Themed Show at the Salem Ink Gallery. Check out work by Mary Dumas. The gallery is located at 201 Derby Street in Salem.

 

 

 

 

Rebecca Kileem Brown - Urban Escape

 

Next door in Chelmsford, stop by the McCarthy Room at the Chelmsford Public Library to see Photographs by Rebecca Killeen-Brown. This show runs through September 30 and can be viewed during library hours.

 

 

 

 

Robert Crooker

 

Great work can also be seen at the Billerica Library through October 2! Stop by the reference room to see “On the Water”, an exhibition featuring work by WAS artist Robert Crooker. The exhibition is open during library hours – visit their website for details.

 

 

ldg

 

Continuing at The Loading Dock Gallery: “Texture & Terrain: Intertwining Perspectives” featuring the gorgeous work of Tarja Cockell and Sus Iserbyt! The gallery is open Wed-Sat 12-5:30 and Sun 12-4.

 

 

 

Cheryl Polcaro Fawn

 

WAS artist Cheryl Polcaro is also showing work at the 70th Fall Salon at the Cambridge Art Association. The exhibition is at the University Place Gallery and the Kathryn Schultz Gallery, and is on view through September 26. Cheryl is doing some unique mixed media work these days, so if you haven’t seen her work in a while, you should go see it!

 

 

 

mcgearty
See Regina McGearty’s sparkling jewelry at the Ayer Lofts Gallery! Another Season, Another Reason features work from The Ayer Lofts Gallery Committee and runs through mid October. The gallery is open on weekends – check their website for hours.

 

 

 

 

lee2 lee1Ann Lee has 2 of her beautiful jackets in Circles, Squares and Triangles: The Shape of Things to Come at the League of NH Craftsmen headquarters in Concord, NH. The show runs through September 26.

 

Markus Haala
Final weeks! Steampunk Springfield: Re-imagining an Industrial City is on view in Springfield, MA. See etchings by Markus Haala at the Springfield Museum of Art as well as at the Springfield Museum of History. Check the website for hours and directions. Runs through September 28th!

WAS this Weekend, September 12-14

It feels like fall today – we will miss you summer! And fall means lots and lots of art in the area. Stop by these many exhibitions and shows and see the work of many talented WAS artists.

Shows/Events this Weekend:

Rebecca Alden Designs
The artist reception for the Carlisle Artisans Guest Artist Series is this Saturday from 11AM-3PM. See the gorgeous jewelry of Rebecca Alden Designs! There will be light refreshments and music. If you can’t make it on Saturday, her work will be on display through the month of October.

 

Cinderloop
See clothing designer Cinderloop at the Greenway Open Market this Saturday from 11AM-5PM. The Greenway Open Market is located in the heart of downtown Boston, on the Rose Kennedy Greenway, and is conveniently located near the Aquarium and the waterfront.

 

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Join jeweler Liz Stewart and painter Tracy Lévesque at the SOWA Open Market this Sunday from 10-4 in Boston’s South End!

 

Miracle Providers Yard Sale

 

The Miracle Providers NE are having their annual charity yard sale this Saturday and Sunday at 332 Clark Road in Lowell. Come shop their pile of treasures and help support children impacted by HIV/AIDS.

 


Ongoing Exhibitions: Last Chance!

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Last weekend to see “From the Ground Up: Celebrating the Joy of the Garden” over at The Brush Gallery on Market Street. See work by WAS artists Cheryl Polcaro, Ilene Richard, Rebecca Alden Designs and Laurie Simko!


Ongoing Exhibitions: Now Showing

Sergio Velazquez
Stop by UnchARTed Gallery in downtown Lowell to see The Boys of Ramalho’s, a photography exhibition by Sergio Velazquez. The opening reception for this exhibition will be Friday September 18th at 7:30PM, and the show runs through September 30.

 

Roddy2014
Congratulations to WAS artists Cheryl Polcaro, Bethany Peck, Tom Veirs, and Janet Wolahan for their acceptance into the 15th Annual Francis N. Roddy Open Competition, a prestigious competition held by the Concord Art Association. Check out the 100 pieces that were chosen for this exhibition now through October 17.

IleneRichard-Aerdale

 

If you are in Boston, stop by Quincy Market to see What is Your Vision?, a show by the National Association of Women Artists, Inc. (MA Chapter). See work by WAS painter Ilene Richard! This show is located at 1 South Market Building, 4th Floor, and runs through October 23.

 

Mary Dumas

 

Now through September 30: PETRICHOR: A Doctor Who Themed Show at the Salem Ink Gallery. Check out work by Mary Dumas. The gallery is located at 201 Derby Street in Salem.

 

Rebecca Kileem Brown - Urban Escape

 

 

Next door in Chelmsford, stop by the McCarthy Room at the Chelmsford Public Library to see Photographs by Rebecca Killeen-Brown. This show runs through September 30 and can be viewed during library hours.

 

 

Robert Crooker
Great work can also be seen at the Billerica Library through October 2! Stop by the reference room to see “On the Water”, an exhibition featuring work by WAS artist Robert Crooker. The exhibition is open during library hours – visit their website for details.

 

ldg

 

Continuing at The Loading Dock Gallery: “Texture & Terrain: Intertwining Perspectives” featuring the gorgeous work of Tarja Cockell and Sus Iserbyt! The gallery is open Wed-Sat 12-5:30 and Sun 12-4.

 

Cheryl Polcaro Fawn

 

WAS artist Cheryl Polcaro is also showing work at the 70th Fall Salon at the Cambridge Art Association. The exhibition is at the University Place Gallery and the Kathryn Schultz Gallery, and is on view through September 26. Cheryl is doing some unique mixed media work these days, so if you haven’t seen her work in a while, you should go see it!

 

mcgearty

 

See Regina McGearty’s sparkling jewelry at the Ayer Lofts Gallery! Another Season, Another Reason features work from The Ayer Lofts Gallery Committee and runs through mid October. The gallery is open on weekends – check their website for hours.

 

lee2 lee1Ann Lee has 2 of her beautiful jackets in Circles, Squares and Triangles: The Shape of Things to Come at the League of NH Craftsmen headquarters in Concord, NH. The show runs through September 26.

 

Markus Haala

Final weeks! Steampunk Springfield: Re-imagining an Industrial City is on view in Springfield, MA. See etchings by Markus Haala at the Springfield Museum of Art as well as at the Springfield Museum of History. Check the website for hours and directions. Runs through September 28th!

WAS This Weekend First Saturday Edition 9/5-9/7

Shows/Events this Weekend:

First Saturday Postcard 2013Another First Saturday is here and Western Avenue Studios will be Open from 12-5pm on Saturday the 6th! Swing by and see hundreds of Artists from Potters to Painters, Jewelers, Felters, Woodworkers, Wire Sculptors, Glass Artists, Airbrushing, Weavers and more! You’ll find everything under the sun! Browse & meet the Artists, shop and share your finds! We can’t wait to meet you!

 

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Leanne Tremblay of Loomination will be at the Codman Estate Fine Arts & Crafts Festival Saturday, September 6, 10-4 34 Codman Rd, Lincoln, MA!

 


Ongoing Exhibitions: Now Showing

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A new month means a new Show at The Loading Dock Gallery! “Texture & Terrain: Intertwining Perspectives” features the gorgeous work of Tarja Cockell and Sus Iserbyt! The Show runs from Sept 3rd through the 28th with Opening Reception on Saturday September 6th from 5-7pm

 

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Regina McGearty
will have her sparkling jewelry in the new show at the Ayer Lofts Gallery. “Another Season, Another Reason” features work from The Ayer Lofts Gallery Committee and runs through mid October. Opening reception is this Thursday evening from 5:30-9pm in Downtown Lowell, MA.

 

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Cheryl Polcaro, Ilene Richard, Rebecca Fortier & Laurie Simko will have pieces in the Brush Gallery show “From the Ground Up: Celebrating the Joy of the Garden” August 9th- September 14th  I’ll be checking this one out for sure!

 

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Jay W. Hungate Sculpture & Design‘s Show “Seeds of Flight” sculpture by Jay W. Hungate will be in The Gallery at The Quarry: Contemporary Arts International 68 Quarry Rd. Acton, MA 01720 August 3 to September 10, 2014


lee2 lee1Ann Lee will have 2 of her beautiful jackets in Circles, Squares and Triangles: The Shape of Things to Come at the League of NH Craftsmen headquarters in Concord, NH. The show runs from July 7 through September 26.

Markus Haala

Continuing in Springfield, MA: Steampunk Springfield: Re-imagining an Industrial City. See etchings by Markus Haala at the Springfield Museum of Art as well as at the Springfield Museum of History. Check the website for hours and directions! Runs through September 28th!