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BVAA Plein Air Workshop with David Lussier

The Blackstone Valley Art Association and Daniel’s Farm in Blackstone are hosting a 3 day event Labor Day Weekend.

Friday Sept 4th – plein-air workshop lead by award winning David Lussier and his wife Pam.

Saturday Sept 5th – paint out featuring the Blackstone Valley area’s waterway and countryside.

Sunday Sept 6th – David will provide a quick critique of the works done, then a public art show!

Full Details and Application Form

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Premier Image Gallery Show

Photos of 26th Annual Artists exhibition at Premier Image Gallery, Ashland.

Awards

First Place-Giant Birch-Elizabeth Havens
Second Place-Panang Harbor-Dick Fotland
Third Place-Hat Shoppe-Carol Frieswick
Fourth Place-Pure Michigan-Lisa Bailey

Honourable Mentions

Irontone Farm-Dorothy Downing
Looking at Mew-Carol Plante
What’s For Lunch-Karen Pendleton
Meditation-Anne McNevin

Special Award For Photography

Abandoned-Bob Evans

 

 

 

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2015 BVAA Spring Show

The 2015 BVAA Spring Show will be held at the Premier Image Gallery in Ashland, MA. We will be holding a combined show with the Franklin Art Association in order to have enough works to fill this large gallery space.

The show will run from June 11, 2015 through August 6, 2015. The opening reception is Thursday, June 25th from 6-8pm. It is pot-luck style – please bring finger food or appetizer.

DATES FOR DROPOFF:
Thursday, June 11th 10-4
Friday, June 12th 10-4
Saturday, June 13th 9:30-1

UPDATE: Bob just dropped off his artwork at the Premier Image Gallery and they wanted to him to let y’all know that they are only open 9:30-1:00 on Saturday.

All two dimensional artwork MUST be framed and wired for hanging. Three dimensional art is also welcome

ENTRY FEE:
You may submit UP TO TWO works. Entry fee is $8 for 1 or $15 FOR 2 (nonrefundable). You don’t need to pre-register; you can simply bring your check and information when you drop off your artworks. Half of all money collected for entry will be returned in cash awards, the remainder pays for the show opening and advertising. Gift certificates and Ribbons will also be awarded.

All work submitted should be new and not exhibited at this gallery in any other exhibit.

If you’re a member of both the BVAA and the FAA you have to choose one or the other to enter. You can’t enter into both groups. There will be one set of prizes across all entries for the “Gallery Prizes.” Then, separately, the BVAA will have a set of prizes for BVAA members only, for their Spring Show. So if you enter as a BVAA member you’ll be eligible for both set of prizes.

AWARDS:
Cash prizes and Gift Certificates will be awarded as well as ribbons for first through third place in categories which will be determined after all submissions are in. All work exhibited must be for sale.  The artist shall receive 55% of the sale, Premier Image Gallery receives 40%, the BVAA receives 5%

PICK UP OF WORK:
THURSDAY & FRIDAY AUGUST 6TH, 7TH, FROM 10AM TO 4:00PM OR
SATURDAY AUGUST 8TH 10AM TO 2PM.

If needed other arrangements can be worked out with the gallery in ADVANCE, any work left after the PICK UP DATE will be charged a 5.00 late fee.

Bring your check and details of your works from the link here to:

PREMIER IMAGE GALLERY
290 Eliot Street, Ledgemere Plaza, Ashland, MA. 01721
(508) 881-4730
www.premier-image.com