The Art League of Daytona Beach is at 433 South Palmetto Avenue in Daytona’s historic district. Location. The Art League was founded in 1927 and chartered in 1932, and has grown to a membership of 400 artists and supporters who contribute to our educational and artistic mission: ”To promote the creation and appreciation of fine art through education, exhibition, fellowship, and outreach opportunities for artists of all levels of experience.” We offer exhibitions, classes and workshops, and other programs. Our volunteers and donors are essential to our organization. We’d love to have you join us! For membership information, click on the “About” heading, or use this link: http://www.artleague.org/index.php/about/membership/ To contact us, click here.
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WHAT’S NEW? -
CURRENT EXHIBITS: “Fabrications” and “Sailing Into the Light” on display in main galleries, Annual Members Show of the Palette and Brush Club in Studio B, Tuesday through Sunday 100 to 400 through March 10.
“SUNDAYS WITH THE ARTISTS” :
Sunday, Feb. 24 from 100 to 300 – Lynn Ferris will demonstrate her techniques for working in transparent layers of watercolor. Due to the enthusiastic response, Lynn has agreed to take additional students in her workshop at the Art League at the end of March, so we have 4 openings. See the “workshops” heading ABOVE for more info, but email me right away if you want to attend.
Sunday, March 3 from 100 to 300 – Frank Ferrante will demonstrate landscape/seascape painting in oil. Frank has “retired” from the Art League but is still active at the HUB, and his demos are always inspiring!
Admission to these events is free and light refreshements will be served, seating is on a “first come, first served” basis.
CALL FOR ARTISTS:
Our next judged exhibit, “All Creatures Large and Small”, open to all Florida artists, opens on Sunday, March 17, with delivery on Tuesday, March 12, from 900 to 400. Up to three entries per person, $20.00 per entry for members, $25.00 for nonmembers.
All styles and media, subject matter: mammals, fish, birds, insects, pet portraits, creatures in an environment, creatures interacting with their humans…basically any creature other than a human. I guess that would include dinosaurs as well.
Please review the gallery policies under the “Exhibits” heading above, or email me for a copy. A note to our newer members – you do not have to preregister for our judged shows. Bring your work on delivery day and see us in the gallery, registration forms will be available at that time.
Art League programs are funded in part by a grant from the Volusia County Cultural Council.