Monthly Archives: August 2009

Creative Contacts Artist Swap Meet

On Thursday, August 27th, from 6:30-9pm at the Arts Council will be hosting their Creative Contacts Series. This session will also include something new, the Artist Swap Meet. Arists will bring any art supplies- an old instrument, a bucketfull of shells, yarn, thread or just about any creative material that’s useless to them but could […]

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Art Along the Fence

Liberty St. in front of Washington’s Headquarters
Saturday August 29th 10 AM to 3 PM  (rain or shine)
‘Art Along the Fence’ is a new series of art shows located in the Historic District
of the City of Newburgh. Using the majestic wrought iron fence that greets visitors
to the Washington’s Headquarters as a backdrop, we are inviting artists […]

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The Plein Air Painting Workshop Experience

Dear fellow artists,

The Plein Air Painting Workshop Experience

I would like to inform you of a plein air workshop
that I will be leading as part of The Warwick Grove Artist Series.
The workshop will take place (outdoors) at Warwick Grove in Warwick, NY, on
Saturday, October 3 from 9AM-12PM (raindate Saturday, October 10)

Topics we will […]

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Exploring the Creative Process with Marie Liu

Saturday September 12, 2009 – Sunday September 13, 2009 (10:00AM – 3:00PM)
Artist and instructor Marie Liu will share her unique approach to understanding the creative process.  While ‘evolving an idea” the mind goes through different stages.  Understanding this can empower not only artists – but people in all fields.  Through lecture and discussion the unconscious […]

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Shawn Dell Joyce to receive Seligmann Award from Orange County Citizens Foundation

The Orange County Citizens Foundation has announced that it is awarding Walkill River School’s Shawn Dell Joyce the Seligmann Award for outstanding contributions to arts and culture in Orange County.
The ceremony is Thurs. Sept. 10, 5pm at the Seligmann Estate in Sugar Loaf.
To buy tickets directly:
Orange County Citizens Foundation
PO Box […]

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WAL Salon August Meeting Canceled

The August meeting of the WAL Salon has been canceled.   The next WAL Salon will take place on Thursday, September 17.

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Sad News

It is with deep regret that we announce the passing of Jack Ross, husband of longtime WAL member Joan Ross.
Our deepest sympathies go out to Joan and her family.
John Joseph “Jack” Ross, 82, of Highland Lakes, died on Friday, Aug. 14, 2009, after a courageous battle with cancer, at home surrounded by his family. He […]

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The Orange County Art Federation 46th Annual Art Exhibition

The Orange County Art Federation 46th Annual Art Exhibition will take place this year in the lobby gallery at the renowned Ritz Theater, located at 109 Broadway in Newburgh from Friday, October 8th through Sunday, November 29th, entrance at 111 Broadway with photoID presented. The exhibition hours are from 9a to 5p daily. The opening […]

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