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Stage West Theatre on Vickery Blvd will be displaying the artworks of Jane Smith and Linda Whitehouse from November 11 through December 18, 2016  Pamela Steege will her art displayed there from March 9 through April 9, 2017.

Carolyn Bernard Young and Sherri Woodard Coffey had a Holiday Open House at Earth to Art Pottery on November 19th. Lots of wonderful pottery there

November Demo at the November meeting on Monday 11-28-16 will be presented by Katherine Gordon Rice using pastels.

December 3rd bring Christmas on the Square to Weatherford and Weatherford Art Association will be participating, tentatively both in the Firehouse Gallery and at a booth on the Square.

There will not be a December meeting of the Weatherford Art Association.  We will be celebrating our 50th anniversary on November 28th, and going in new directions as we move in December, 2016. As well-stated in the November newsletter:

“This year is rapidly coming to a close and a new year is ahead. Weatherford Art Association will be making changes, changes to a new location and just like any move it will take time and work to happen but we are looking forward to our new year and our new location wherever it will be. This amazing, talented group will continue to share their talents with the community at the Doss. Visitors are always welcome.”

The January meeting of the Weatherford Art Association will be held the 4th Monday at the Doss Heritage Center in Weatherford.

Autumn News will be updated and expanded as more information becomes available.  Check back frequently.

 

The Atrium Show will be hung on November 30, 2016. This showing features several WAA artists. The show is at the University of North Texas Health and Science Center at 3500 Camp Bowie Blvd, across from the Western Art Museum in Ft. Worth. This art show will run until January 30, 2017. Reception information will be added asap.

Saturday, November 26, 2016. Don’t forget to read our very own Azalee Tatum’s column in the Weatherford Democrat today. In ‘Artistic Awakenings’ on page 4, She talks about this wonderful art association as our 50th celebration comes up.  We will be celebrating this coming Monday, Nov. 28th at the Firehouse Galley at 119 Palo Pinto in downtown Weatherford.  Come join us for a most artful evening.

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Weatherford ART WALK

Weatherford’s Premiere Art Walk is Saturday, November 12, 2016 and Weatherford Art Association is participating. Businesses along N. Main St., S. Main St, Austin venue (on the square) and Ft. Worth Hwy are hosting art and artists from Parker County.

Saturday, Nov. 12   6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

 

On York Avenue:

  • 122 York Ave, Silverado Creek is hosting Linda Skov
  • 133 York Ave, HAPS is hosting Sarah Finol and Barbara Doberenz
  • 220 York Ave, Unspoken Bike Shop is hosting Kathy Cunning

Along North Main St.

  • 315 N. Main, Perfect Pointe Dance Supply is hosting Jacquie King and Judy Mason
  • 117 N. Main, Wallace Insurance is hosting Carroll Richardson
  • 111 N. Main, Twisted Snifter is hosting Michelle Crider (3-D)
  • 109 N. Main, Painted Pony is hosting Patricia Harder

105 S. Main, Synergy is hosting Linda Whitehouse

106 Austin, Adonia Grace is hosting Lynn Monaco

220 Ft. Worth Hwy, Vintage Cafe is hosting Debra Sue Waters

 

Everybody come on out for a pleasant evening ART WALK to start your season’s shopping and visiting.  There will be lots of smiles, laughter, and fun for all.  And, of course, there will be a lot of fabulous art to suit the taste of any of your gift recipients or to decorate your world.

 

 

     WAA - Jacq King's-Peachy Art

CALL FOR ART  – Weatherford Art Association

2016 Peach Festival Art Show & Sale

(held in conjunction with the Weatherford Chamber of Commerce-32nd Annual Weatherford Peach Festival)

This contest is open to all artists and/or photographers–CASH PRIZES AWARDED AT SHOW RECEPTION.

CONTEST DIVISIONS & CATEGORIES – There are two (2) divisions:  Adult and Student.  STUDENT DIVISIONS ARE DIVIDED INTO GRADE GROUPS:  K-3, 4-6, 7-9 AND 10-12.
All entries must be entered in a specific category.  The categories are:
  1. Works on Paper (watercolor and acrylic)
  2. Works on Canvas (oils and acrylics)
  3. 3-D
  4. Mixed Media, Experimental
  5. Photography digital and Photography Experimental
  6. Graphic Arts (drawings).
SCHEDULE
Registration:                 Thur., June 23  &  Friday,  June 24 (12 AM – 6 pm) & Sat.,  June 25 (10 am – 2 pm)
Show dates:                    july 9-august 12
Reception/awards:     July 9, 3 pm – Student entrants must pick up and take home their entered work at reception close; Adult entrants must pick up and take home their entered work no later than Aug. 12.
Peoples Choice Award and Best of Show Award for adults and students will be awarded at 3pm, Saturday July 9.
ENTRY FEE
Entry fee shall be $10 for members and $15 for non-members; LIMIT 3 entries for non-members.  THERE WILL BE CASH AWARDS.
An Entry form is attached and can be downlowned by CLICKING on the file link “WAA Peach Festival Art Show Prospectus” below.  It can be picked up at the Weatherford Art Association’s Firehouse Art Gallery located at 119 Palo Pinto, and at the Weatherford Chamber of Commerce website or DOWNLOADED FROM THE WAA WEBSITE: weatherfordart.wordpress.com  (from menu select “Show Calendar” and then select “Peach Festival Prospectus”.   

TO SEE COMPLETE RULES FOR CONTEST CLICK ON “WAA Peach Festival Art Show Prospectus” BELOW and view or download form OR you may pick up form from WAA offices and Gallery or from Weatherford Chamber of Commerce.

WAA Peach Festival Art Show Prospectus

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  • 1st Place went to Carrol Richardson’s watercolor entitled, ”Amazon Parrot” on display at the Doss Heritage & Cultural Center in Weatherford.
    2nd Place to Jane Smith’s acrylic entitled, ”Rainy Day in the City” on display at First National Bank in  Weatherford.
    3rd Place to Julie Goode’s acrylic entitled, ”Buffalo Skull” on display at the Fort Worth City Credit Union, Weatherford.