The Next All-Juried Show At The Cannon Beach Gallery Is In June.
Artists are encouraged to submit up to three pieces of original art work to the next all juried show at the Cannon Beach Gallery, Terra Nova on Thursday, June 4, 10am – 4pm. Artists working in all media are encouraged to blur the lines of contemporary landscape for this exhibition, which will run from June 6 – June 28. The exhibit will be curated by the CBAA’s Gallery Committee, artists will be notified by phone or email by the end of the day on Friday, June 5 as to whether or not their work was selected to be hung as part of the show.The Artist’s Reception is on June 6, 5 – 7 pm.
For more information about the Juried Show Program at the Cannon Beach Gallery, please visit our website, www.cannonbeacharts.org.
In addition, this special event will be happening the weekend of the opening reception.
Nature Journaling Workshop
A CBAA event in conjunction with the June Juried show, Terra Nova
Sunday, June 7th 10am – 12:30pm
Led by Dorota Haber-Lehigh
Circle Creek Habitat Reserve, Seaside
Workshop Fee: $30
Explore the beauty and mystery of the coastal landscape through nature journaling. Learn how to capture your observations and impressions in word and art. Strengthen your connection with the natural world by careful observation and recording of things you see, feel, hear or taste; a great way to start or continue your nature journal. The workshop is ideal for artists, naturalists, hikers or birders. All levels welcomed. Age: children under 12 should be accompanied by an adult.
Our workshop will take place at Circle Creek Habitat Reserve, land conserved by The North Coast Land Conservancy, a private land trust operating on the North Coast of Oregon from Lincoln City to Astoria. Katie Voelke, Executive Director of NCLC, will provide an opening message about the land trust and the site we will be visiting today.
We will continue with a short discussion on why to use nature journaling and how to go about creating a nature journal. We will explore the habitat reserve and students will have time for hands on journaling. Participants will receive a copy Dorota’s of coloring/reading book: Native Berries of the Coastal Pacific Northwest for future reference.
Instructor: Dorota is an educator, artist and a forager. She will share her knowledge of nature journaling and plants.
Materials: Bring a sketchbook of your choice, pencil 2 B or 4 B, writing utensil (I suggest Pigma Micron black pen 005 or 01), other media of choice (color pencils or watercolors)
Things to Know: Bring water and snacks, and anything to keep you comfortable outdoors on the coast: sun hat, sunglasses, comfortable shoes and rain jacket. There are no restrooms available at Circle Creek. There will be light walking on uneven terrain, if you are unable to walk or would prefer to sit while sketching – bring your own light camping chair.
Funding Partner: Cannon Beach Tourism & Arts Fund
About the Cannon Beach Arts Association
Since 1986, the Cannon Beach Arts Association (CBAA) has provided programs and opportunities that enhance and support the arts in Cannon Beach and the surrounding community. The CBAA is a non-profit multidisciplinary arts organization run almost entirely by volunteers, allowing over 97% of its budget to go directly to a wide variety of programs. These programs include: a Summer Art Camp, Scholarships for high school seniors, a $4,000 Individual Artist Grant, a Summer Art Internship and the Cannon Beach Gallery. The Cannon Beach Arts Association programs are all funded through member’s contributions, and grants from business, foundations, and government agencies.
For more information, contact the Cannon Beach Arts Association at(503) 436-0744, or PO Box 684, Cannon Beach, OR 97110; Email: email@example.com ,Web: www.cannonbeacharts.org.