SAQA IL/WI

Friday, August 21, 2015

SAQA ILWI Meeting September 12,2015



Upcoming SAQA ILWI Meeting
September 12, Saturday,10am Pat Bishop’s studio in Appleton,WI
 Don’t miss this fun studio visit and meeting.
N477 Foxwood Drive,  Appleton, WI  54914
RSVP: to Pat Bishop: Home 920.739.6664  Cell 920.460.0617 or


Gelli plate printing: monoprinting
Bring some fabric you would like to print on, fat quarter size.  I will have paints and other supplies to give it a go.  If you have your own Gelli plate bring that along, but not necessary.  We can share.  You can choose to participate or just observe.

Show and Tell: Bring work, postcards, or a good story to tell!
 Pot luck lunch:  Pat will have soup and beverages.  Bring something to share.

If anyone is interested, after lunch we could travel to Oshkosh, for the Dressing Downton Abby fashion exhibit.  $14/person open until 7pm on Saturday.  Approximately a 30 minutes drive south from my home.   

Directions:Coming from the South on Hwy 41 north of Oshkosh, take Hwy 76 exit and turn left on 76.  Go approximately 10 miles on Hwy 76.  Turn Left on Spencer Rd.  Go one mile on Spencer.  Continue one block after the Stop sign on Spencer and turn left on Foxwood Drive.  My house is straight ahead on the corner of Red Hawk and Foxwood.  Tan ranch with green shutters and red brick. 

Thursday, August 13, 2015

Eye and the Needle final days

SAQA ILWI Regional exhibit,The Eye and the Needle  closes Friday, August 14,2015 at the Monroe Arts Center in Monroe WI. This is your last opportunity to see the show on it's last stop of the 2 year tour.
 Monroe Arts Center  Frehner Gallery
1315 11th Street, Monroe,WI 53566  www.monroeartscenter.com

Sue Jackan's Prairie Remembrance,Frieda Anderson's Woodland, and Pat Kroth's Branching


Reflections by Barbara Schneider

Thursday, August 6, 2015

Land Lines Exhibit by Karen Stiehl Osborn and Virginia A. Spiegel

LAND LINES:  LYRICAL TRIBUTES TO NATURAL WORLD

Now - August 30, 2015

Land Lines, an exhibit featuring the artwork of Karen Stiehl
Osborn and Virginia A. Spiegel, is now open at the Jewish Community
Center Art Gallery in Omaha, NE.

Karen Stiehl Osborn and Virginia A. Spiegel both work with abstract imagery
drawn from the natural world.  They create lyrical and subtle tributes to
specific places incorporating memory and emotion.


The Jewish Community Center Art Gallery is located at 333 South 132nd Street
     in Omaha.  Gallery hours are 8 am-9 pm Monday - Thursday, 8 am-5 pm Friday,
      and 11 am-5 pm Sunday. Contact Gallery Manager, Lynn Batten, (402-334-6564)
for more information.

Thursday, July 2, 2015

Eye and the Needle Exhibit Reception at the Monroe Arts Center

Eye and the Needle Exhibit Reception

Work by Carole Frocillo, Joy Lavrencik and Mary Ellen Heus




The Reception for the SAQA ILWI Regional exhibit,The Eye and the Needle was Friday, June 26,2015 at the Monroe Arts Center in Monroe WI.


     SAQA ILWI Co rep, Cynthia Wenslow, Esmay, and Val Rodelli were all in attendance. Pat Kroth, Exhibition Co-curator gave a few introductory remarks. 
    It was a fun event and well attended by the community. The exhibit was paired with Fond Du Lac glass artist Beth Campshure and a group exhibit by the Drifless Area Artists.

Fond Du Lac Glass artist, Beth Campshure with Barbara Schneider's Line Dance
Val Rodelli with Dusk in Argentina

Pat Kroth and Beth Campshure with Gallery Curators Sue Barrett and Dunnell.

Visitors enjoy the Eye and the Needle

The exhibit continues until August 14, 2015.    Monroe Arts Center  Frehner Gallery
1315 11th Street, Monroe,WI 53566    www.monroeartscenter.com
Work by Sue Jackan, Frieda Anderson and Pat Kroth
Barbara Schneider's Reflections
Visitors with work by Pat Bishop and Val Rodelli

Friday, June 26, 2015

Eye and the Needle Reception tonight

Eye and the Needle Exhibit Reception

The Reception for the SAQA ILWI Regional exhibit,The Eye and the Needle  is tonight Friday, June 26,2015 at the Monroe Arts Center in Monroe WI. 5-7pm. The exhibit  continues until August 14, 2015 at it's final venue.
 Monroe Arts Center  Frehner Gallery
1315 11th Street, Monroe,WI 53566
 www.monroeartscenter.com



Monday, June 22, 2015

Eye and the Needle Exhibit Reception

SAQA ILWI Regional exhibit,The Eye and the Needle reception is this Friday, June 26,2015 at the Monroe Arts Center in Monroe WI. 5-7pm.
The final exhibit on the two year tour continues until August 14, 2015





                    Monroe Arts Center  Frehner Gallery
                    1315 11th Street, Monroe,WI 53566
                     www.monroeartscenter.com

Tuesday, June 16, 2015

SAQA ILWI June 20,2015 Meeting



SAQA ILWI June 20, 2015 Meeting Reminder
Please RSVP: Cynthia Wenslow: cynthia@cynthiawenslow.com
June 20,Saturday, 10AM SAQA Visit and Meeting at Denise Havlan’s Studio

Plainly Not Simple    @Denise Havlan

    Sara Hochhauser will be demonstrating different methods and techniques for using foil in a work.Bring work to share and a dish to pass for lunch. This will be a really fun meeting.
The house is on a beautiful lake!
13150 Wood Duck Drive   Plainfield IL 60585   815 439-2703

Driving Directions: From Northeast/Northwest: Use 294 south or 355 south to I 55                                         
 Interstate 55 south (St. Louis) Exit at Route 126 (next exit after Weber Rd.) Only one exit at Rt126
1/4 mile to Essington (first light) turn right.  1/4 mile to 135th St. (1st. stop sign) turn left(west) onto 135th.
Go 3/4 miles to Wood Duck Drive.  Turn right (north) on to Wood Duck Dr. Proceed to 13150 Wood Duck Drive, on left.  Park on street.  Note: Please be careful of underground sprinkler systems in lawns along street edge (no curbs).  Thank you      
 From Southeast:   Use 294 or 355 north to I 55 south (St. Louis) (see directions above)               
From Southwest:  Use I 55 North to Route 30 west.  3 miles to Route 59. Stay right/north on Route 59, 4 miles to 135th street. Right (east) on 135th street.  1 1/2 miles to Wood Duck Drive.  Turn left(north) on Wood Duck Dr. to 13150 Wood Duck Drive on left.  Park on street. 


Please RSVP: Cynthia Wenslow: cynthia@cynthiawenslow.com