Just a few updates!
See our latest -- new & improved -- newsletter (if you missed it) for details about more classes and events, including N*E*W classes. 60+ classes and events in July! Did you notice the new format? What do you think? The goal is to make the newsletter more streamlined and easier to find information that YOU are interested in.
FREE MEMBERS-ONLY GUILD MEETING
Framing How To's with NancyJeanette Long
Saturday, July 29 at 3:00
We get a LOT of questions about how to frame for our gallery shows and shop. NancyJeanette has been an artist for decades and has some tricks, tips and tools to share with you! Please RSVP to Juli Tredwell.
Watch our Facebook page for details!
SUBMISSIONS OPEN NOW!!!
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REGIONAL JURIED SHOW
SUBMISSIONS are open now through July 31.
GO HERE to find the link to download the guidelines and also for the link to the submission form: https://www.monroewaltonarts.org/call-for-entries.html
Are you a PATRON of the ARTS?
We have a special gift for our patrons who donate $100+ per year or are sustaining members who give at least $10 per month. And for our business sponsors, too! It's a lovely custom designed tote bag with a painting by Donna Coffman and our ART FOR ALL byline. If you're a PATRON or SPONSOR, swing by and pick up your tote bag on your next visit! Learn more about the membership levels HERE and business sponsorship HERE. See a super cute video that Zach put together showcasing the many uses of the tote here!!
IN THE GALLERY
Old Meets New Pottery and Digital Art Show and Sale
Open now through August 22 -- Amazing show and sale, especially if you LOVE POTTERY! Come do some early Christmas shopping for anyone on your list that appreciates local, handmade, unique and beautiful pottery. The digital art is beautiful, too!
Cruise for the Arts
We have been approached with an opportunity to raise funds through a local travel agency, Alita Travel, LLC. It is simple (and fun!) -- if you plan to cruise anytime in 2023-2025, simply book your cruise through Denise Bergeland at 706-347-2121. Invite your friends and family to do the same! This applies to anyone here in the US.
Book either or both a River Cruise or Ocean Cruise anywhere in the world with Alita Travel and $300 will be contributed to the Arts Center. All passengers will also receive extra promotions and on-board credits. MUST BE BOOKED THROUGH ALITA TRAVEL and Deposit made by Dec. 31st 2023 for 2023, 2024, 2025 cruises.
Cruise Lines that apply:
RIVER CRUISES: Avalon Waterways, AmaWaterways, Uniworld, Scenic Taulk, Viking, American Cruise Line or American Queen
OCEAN CRUISE LINES: Regent, Seabourn, Silversea, Atlas Voyages, Viking, Oceania, or Azamara.
(Celebrity will be considered for suites)
Please reach out to anyone who would like to cruise! Feel free to forward this email to your friends. We really appreciate your help!
Contact Denise Bergeland, President Alita Travel, for more information at 706-347-2121.
Facebook page: Alita Travel
Does your organization need a speaker?
Reach out to me and help us spread the word about the wonders of our local community arts center!
UPCOMING SPECIAL EVENTS - Go to our website to learn more
Hope Reese, director of Monroe-Walton Center for the Arts since February, 2017.