WAS This Weekend October 30th through November 1st

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Save the Date! October 13th & 14th in the Onyx Room! Happily Never After! Tickets on Sale Now!
Cash bar Doors open at 7pm Show begins at 8pm All proceeds to benefit The Miracle Providers NorthEast, helping children affected by HIV/AIDS.
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Now through October 31st at the Loading Dock Gallery. Collaborative show Harvest! Check website for Gallery Hours!

 

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Abundance: A solo show featuring encaustic paintings by Nancy Tobey will be at the Mandarin Asian Bistro in Lowell from November 3rd through January 2nd with an Opening Reception on Sunday November 8th from 4-6pm

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Garry Harley has 3 pieces in the Arts League of Lowell Juried Show Abstractions 2015. The show runs October 9th through November 15th.

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Catch Ilene Richard at the show Strokes of Genius: Women Artists of New England- Past and Present; Contemporary Women artists from the National Association of Women Artists. Rockport Art Association, Rockport, MA October 10th-November 14th with an

crookergourds_600Robert Crooker and Valerie Borgal have their art showing at the Tewksbury Library through Nov. 10. at 300 Chandler St., Tewksbury, MA. Check website for library hours.
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“When You Put It That Way”, is a solo show of collage and object paintings by WAS artist Diana Zipeto. Check it out at the Carry Out Cafe Gallery in Newburyport MA through October 31. LAST CHANCE!

WAS This Weekend October 23rd through 25th

indexTHIS SATURDAY in the Onyx Room! Rocky Horror Halloween Party! October 24th with a live performance and Costume contest with Cash Prizes
Cash bar Doors open at 8 pm $10 Suggested Donation to benefit The Miracle Providers NorthEast, helping children affected by HIV/AIDS.
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Now through October 31st at the Loading Dock Gallery. Collaborative show Harvest! Check website for Gallery Hours!

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Garry Harley has 3 pieces in the Arts League of Lowell Juried Show Abstractions 2015. The show runs October 9th through November 15th.

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Catch Ilene Richard at the show Strokes of Genius: Women Artists of New England- Past and Present; Contemporary Women artists from the National Association of Women Artists. Rockport Art Association, Rockport, MA October 10th-November 14th with an Opening reception October 9th, 6-8pm

crookergourds_600Robert Crooker and Valerie Borgal have their art showing at the Tewksbury Library through Nov. 10. at 300 Chandler St., Tewksbury, MA. Check website for library hours.
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“When You Put It That Way”, is a solo show of collage and object paintings by WAS artist Diana Zipeto. Check it out at the Carry Out Cafe Gallery in Newburyport MA through October 31.
Roddy15The 16th Annual Roddy Show at the Concord Art Association runs from September 17th through October 21st. This year’s participants include WAS Artists Cheryl Polcaro, Bethany Peck-Kalabokis, Laurie Simko, Priscilla Levesque and Janet Wolahan.

WAS This Weekend October 9th through 11th

This Saturday October 10th from  9-4 Sukey Blake of DHC JEWELRY @ HashTagWhat Studio will be at Tyngsboro American Legion 90 Pawtucket Blvd. in Tyngsboro along with fellow studio  folks Barbara Newman & Kristian & Konner Crewe
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This Sunday 2pm at The Loading Dock Gallery, 2015 NEA National Heritage Fellow, Cambodian Ceremaist Yary Livan will be giving a lecture entitled How I Became an Artist. Yary’s story is fascinating. This lecture is FREE and open to the public.

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Now through October 31st at the Loading Dock Gallery. Collaborative show Harvest! Check website for Gallery Hours!

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Catch Ilene Richard at the show Strokes of Genius: Women Artists of New England- Past and Present; Contemporary Women artists from the National Association of Women Artists. Rockport Art Association, Rockport, MA October 10th-November 14th with an Opening reception October 9th, 6-8pm

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Robert Crooker and Valerie Borgal have their art showing at the Tewksbury Library through Nov. 10. at 300 Chandler St., Tewksbury, MA. Check website for library hours.
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“When You Put It That Way”, is a solo show of collage and object paintings by WAS artist Diana Zipeto. Check it out at the Carry Out Cafe Gallery in Newburyport MA through October 31.
Roddy15The 16th Annual Roddy Show at the Concord Art Association runs from September 17th through October 21st. This year’s participants include WAS Artists Cheryl Polcaro, Bethany Peck-Kalabokis, Laurie Simko, Priscilla Levesque and Janet Wolahan.

WAS This Weekend, ARToberfest Edition (October 2-4)

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Western Avenue Studios Artist Assocation, The Loading Dock Gallery, and The Miracle Providers NorthEast invite you to ARToberfest, a traditional Bavarian-themed Oktoberfest on Saturday and Sunday.

  • Open Studios on both days, with art-themed activities and demonstrations (12-5pm Saturday and Sunday)
  • “Artful Biergarten” with German beer/mead tastings
  • The Loading Dock Gallery hosts the opening reception for “Harvest” along with a Poetry Convergence (5pm-7pm Saturday, Oct. 3)
  • Saturday evening – Beer, Brats, and Brass in the Brag at The Onyx Room at Western Avenue benefiting the Miracle Providers NorthEast (7pm-11pm, Saturday, Oct. 3). Buy your tickets now! The evening will feature live music by the Oom Pa Pas (aka The Hot Tamales), Bavarian food, dancing, beer tastings, and more.

*** During ARToberfest, Wren & Rose Studio in studio A-315 is having a SALE! 50% Off on Laura Doran’s Digital Photography & Digital Art, including prints and mounted/framed work. Stop by between 12-5 on either Saturday or Sunday.

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Stop by As U R Studios in 513 for a free demonstration on the basics of paper beadmaking! Saturday 1:30pm and Sunday at 2:30pm. (Click for a larger image.)

Last chance to register for “Mind Your Beeswax” – a week long Encaustic Painting Class by Nancy Tobey! The class is at Snow Farm New England Craft Program in Williamsburg MA from October 4 – 10.
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Robert Crooker and Valerie Borgal have their art showing at the Tewksbury Library through Nov. 10. at 300 Chandler St., Tewksbury, MA. Check website for library hours.
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“When You Put It That Way”, is a solo show of collage and object paintings by WAS artist Diana Zipeto. Check it out at the Carry Out Cafe Gallery in Newburyport MA through October 31.
Roddy15The 16th Annual Roddy Show at the Concord Art Association runs from September 17th through October 21st. This year’s participants include WAS Artists Cheryl Polcaro, Bethany Peck-Kalabokis, Laurie Simko, Priscilla Levesque and Janet Wolahan.
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LAST CHANCE! Ilene Richard‘s fabulous painting “Hoops” is included in the Rockport Art Association 2nd Juried Exhibition in Rockport, MA through October 5. Don’t miss it.