Saturday, October 29, 2016

MAG Member Pre-Holiday Show


Take-in: November 5 from 10-12
Take-down: December 10 from 10-12

123 E. McDowell St, Matthews, NC

Bring up to four pieces to display and sell in the McDowell Arts Center Gallery just in time for the holidays!  Tell your friends to come on in to do some early shopping.

​ Shoppers will have the opportunity to vote for their favorite painting.  The winning artist will receive a ribbon for "Best In Show".

Artists should keep pricing at or below 250.00 to be competitively priced and all artwork must be properly wired and ready to hang.  
Not a member? You are invited to join at take-in.

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Wednesday, October 12, 2016

MAG Meeting November 8th, 2016

Gina Strumpf
Matthews Artists Center
123 McDowell St. Matthews
November 8th, 2016 6:30 pm

"Paint what you see.. The alla prima approach to painting"

Using color, form and edges to create  breathtaking images from a still life, Gina will share her approach to painting. She has recently studied with Daniel Keys, renowned still life artist, who has in turn been mentored by Master Artist, Richard Schmid. She is happy to share the many lessons she has learned on her Artistic journey . This is a demo you will not want to miss. No matter your medium, you will take away valuable information. 

Gina happily makes a living pursuing a lifelong passion, Art. She is a Golden Artist Educator and Resident artist for Cunard. She is represented in Fine Art Galleries from Washington DC to Atlanta Ga. Her work is described as contemporary impressionism. She is most noted for her 'Rainy Day Cityscapes'. Her love of travel and beauty is evident in her work. She makes her home in Charlotte, NC and her studio door is always open.

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