Author Archives: CBAA

Upcoming Exhibits

February 21 – March 25

Reception: February 24, 2018, 6 – 7:30 pm

Juror: Frankie White

Juried Show – Heritage: Stories
Community Show

The stories we tell our children paint rich histories of lives unseen for generations. Our families and communities live beyond our single lifetimes in these stories. This show is asking you to express your understanding of heritage through stories, real or imagined, your own or others. The work must be ready to show with all fixtures attached and clearly labeled with your name, title of the work, medium, and price.

Artists may submit up to 3 works for consideration on Monday, February 19th, 2018, between 11 am and 4 pm. Jury selection will take place on Tuesday, February 20th, 2018. Artists may collect unselected work on Wednesday, February 21st, 2018 between 11 am and 4 pm.

Please download the submission and consignment forms, as well as the terms and conditions below and include a completed slip with each work submitted. All work must also be clearly labeled on the piece.

Submission Form: http://cannonbeacharts.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/03/Juried-Show-Form-and-Terms-and-Conditions-1.pdf


Workshop:

Sponsored By:

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March 28 – April 29

Reception: March 31, 2018, 6 – 7:30 pm

In the Details
Gary Wahlbeck, Scott Johnson, Beth Robinson


Gary Wahlbeck


Scott Johnson


Beth Robinson

Workshop:

Sponsored By: Cannon Beach Salon

Upcoming Workshop

Mixed Media Composition and Collage with Heather MH Brien

Date: Saturday January 20th, 2018

Time: 12:00pm – 3:00pm 

Location: 1387 S Spruce St, Cannon Beach, OR 97110
Cannon Beach History Center & Museum

Cost: CBAA Member: $45 | Non-Member: $50


Register online now!  Or call 503-436-0744 for more registration options
Class space is limited and requires booking ahead of time.

In this introduction workshop learn about found collage and the basics of good composition through the principles of design. Use colorful textured tidbits and an array of materials to create a personalized collaged mixed media composition on paper.  Engage your inner child through several techniques such as textured nature crayon rubbings and the use of a materials mystery bag to brainstorm and execute ideas using narrative and thematic techniques. Walk away with your creation and ideas for future collages.

All artistic levels welcome in class, beginner +

All materials will be provided for class use.

*Cancellation Policy

 

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Contemporary Portraiture, February 15 – March 26, 2017

Contemporary Portraiture

Friends by Hanne Greaver and Catch of the Day by Phyllis Taylor

Juror: Martha Lee, Owner of Russo Lee Gallery

Cannon Beach Arts Association is pleased to announce our first juried show of 2017. The theme for the show is contemporary portraiture and is a complimentary show to the Au Naturel exhibition happening at Clatsop Community College. In today’s “selfie culture” this is the perfect opportunity to explore what role portraits now play in society.

Martha Lee of the Russo Lee Gallery selected just under twenty pieces from local artists which our volunteers hung. Stop by the gallery to view the work which will be on display from February 15th to March 26th, 2017.

Intro to Drawing Coastal Creatures with Dorota Haber Lehigh

Saturday, March 4 from 1-4pm

Dorota teaches art classes for the Seaside School District as well as sharing her love of botanical drawing with different groups up and down the coast.

Using colored pencils and special paper, you will sketch from real found objects from the beach or home.  She will provide seashells and star fish or other beach flotsam and jetsom.  You will learn color blending in the process.  All materials will be provided.

Cost for each workshop is $45 (member) or $65 (non-member).  CBAA memberships are $35/year.  Space in each class is limited to 8 people, age 16 or older.  No prior talent is necessary.  Call 503-436-4426 or 503-436-0744 to make a reservation.  Location of the workshops is in the Creative Coast Project Space upstairs at Sandpiper Square across from the Frame Shop on Hemlock St in downtown Cannon Beach. 

Encaustic Painting with artist, Susi Simon

Learn to Paint with Pigmented Wax!

Date: Friday, February 24th

Time: 11am – 3pm with a half an hour lunch break at 12:30pm

Location: Creative Coast Project Space, Suite 25, Second Floor, Sandpiper Square

Encaustic painting is a 2000-year-old art form. Multiple layers of wax and pigment are applied to a rigid surface, each layer sealed with a blowtorch or heat gun, to create a luminescent surface. This is a unique technique that will lead to beautiful results, no matter your experience or skill level. All materials will be provided; participants only need to bring his or her ideas and artistic curiousity!

Encaustic Painting by Susi Simon

This class are limited to 8 participants and require booking ahead of time.

Registration Fees:

  • Non-members $65
  • CBAA members $45

To register please call 503-436-4426 or visit us at the Creative Coast Project Space. Our regular hours are Wednesday – Saturday, 11am – 4pm.

Cancellation Policy: Cancellation should be no less than four days prior to the class to receive a full refund. Your registration fee is committed to class costs, and will not be refundable following this cancellation deadline.

Blue Bond Painting Workshops

Learn to Paint Flora & Fauna with artist, Blue Bond

Date: Saturday, February 18th

Times: ‘Baby Owl’ 10am – Noon & ‘Sunflowers’ 2pm – 4pm

Location: Creative Coast Project Space, Suite 25, Second Floor, Sandpiper Square

Baby Owl by Blue Bond

In our first workshop of the day, Blue Bond will take you through the step-by-step process of painting a curious, little owl. While in our afternoon session Blue Bond will guide you through the creation of an acrylic painting featuring two beautiful and bold sunflowers. To top it all off at the end of each session you will have your very own original and vibrant painting to take home with you. All materials, plus coffee and tea, will be provided for each participant.

Sunflowers by Blue Bond

Both classes are limited to 10 participants and require booking ahead of time.

*Note that these are two separate classes and if you want to take both you must pay the registration fee for each.

Registration Fees:

  • Non-members $65
  • CBAA members $45

To register please call 503-436-4426 or visit us at the Creative Coast Project Space. Our regular hours are Wednesday – Saturday, 11am – 4pm.

Cancellation Policy: Cancellation should be no less than four days prior to the class to receive a full refund. Your registration fee is committed to class costs, and will not be refundable following this cancellation deadline.

Four Color Drypoint Printmaking

Two-Day Printmaking Workshop with artist, Angela Purviance

Dates: Friday, February 3rd & Saturday, February 4th.

Times: Class will run 10am to 3pm with an hour lunch break at 1pm, both days!

Location: Creative Coast Project Space, Suite 25, Second Floor, Sandpiper Square

This will be a two-day workshop, using nontoxic methods to create full color drypoint prints prints. Four separate 8-inch by 10-inch Plexiglas plates will be the print matrices, with marks and tones formed through the use of scribes and sandpaper. We do ask that you bring a 8-inch by 10-inch sketch, all other required materials will be provided (plates, paper, ink & printing incidentals). No experience is required for this workshop and it is suitable for any skill level – all it takes is a little artistic curiosity!

You must be able to commit to both days of the workshop.

Four Color Drypoint by Angela Purviance

Class limited to 8 participants and requires booking ahead of time.

Registration Fees:

  • Non-members $100
  • CBAA members $75

To register please call 503-436-4426 or visit us at the Creative Coast Project Space. Our regular hours are Wednesday – Saturday, 11am – 4pm.

Cancellation Policy: Cancellation should be no less than four days prior to the class to receive a full refund. Your registration fee is committed to class costs, and will not be refundable following this cancellation deadline.

Upcoming Shows

February 21 – March 25

Reception: February 24, 2018, 6 – 7:30 pm

Juror: Frankie White

Juried Show – Heritage: Stories
Community Show

The stories we tell our children paint rich histories of lives unseen for generations. Our families and communities live beyond our single lifetimes in these stories. This show is asking you to express your understanding of heritage through stories, real or imagined, your own or others. The work must be ready to show with all fixtures attached and clearly labeled with your name, title of the work, medium, and price.

Artists may submit up to 3 works for consideration on Monday, February 19th, 2018, between 11 am and 4 pm. Jury selection will take place on Tuesday, February 20th, 2018. Artists may collect unselected work on Wednesday, February 21st, 2018 between 11 am and 4 pm.

Please download the submission and consignment forms, as well as the terms and conditions below and include a completed slip with each work submitted. All work must also be clearly labeled on the piece.

Submission Form: http://cannonbeacharts.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/03/Juried-Show-Form-and-Terms-and-Conditions-1.pdf


Workshop:

Sponsored By:

__________________________________________________________________________________________________

March 28 – April 29

Reception: March 31, 2018, 6 – 7:30 pm

In the Details
Gary Wahlbeck, Scott Johnson, Beth Robinson


Gary Wahlbeck


Scott Johnson


Beth Robinson

Workshop:

Sponsored By: Cannon Beach Salon

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May 2 – June 3

Reception: May 5, 2018, 6 – 7:30 pm

Into the Woods
Dorota Haber-Lehigh, Jennifer Kapnek, John Smither


Dorota Haber Lehigh


Jennifer Kapnek


John Smither

Workshop:

Sponsored By:

Introduction to Drawing in Colored Pencils

Cannon Beach Arts Association has organized two drawing classes, which will happen on:

 Saturday, January 21st & January 28th.

Both classes are limited to 8 participants and require booking in advance.

Where: At Cannon Beach Arts Association’s Creative Coast Project Space, Suite 25, Second Floor, Sandpiper Square, Cannon Beach

Introduction to Drawing Seashells: Saturday, January 21st, 1pm-4pm

Join artist Dorota Haber-Lehigh drawing in colored pencils. Drawing or sketching natural world from observation fills the artist with awe and wonderment.  In this back to basics drawing class we will engage in eight fun and surprising sketching exercises to loosen the hand to draw with confidence and to learn to observe. We will study how light and shadow affect objects and how to tone (shade) and apply texture to make your natural objects look realistic. Finally, we will draw a realistic seashell. You will walk away with a collection of ideas and drawing skills to practice for the rest of the year. All materials will be provided and no experience is needed. If you have any drawing materials or seashells you would like to use, feel free to bring them.

Cost: CBAA Member: $45 / Non-Member: $65

To Register Call: 503-436-4426

Introduction to Drawing Daffodils: Saturday, January 28th , 1pm-4pm

We will start with sketching and observing intricate structure of the flower and leaves in graphite.  Next you will learn color-blending techniques using color pencils.  You will learn how to transfer you drawing into a final paper using tracing paper.  Finally you be able to create a daffodil drawing using color-blending skill you have learned in class. All materials will be provided and no drawing experience is needed. If you have any drawing materials or daffodils you would like to use please feel free to bring them.

Cost: CBAA Member: $45 / Non-Member: $65

To Register Call: 503-436-4426

Cancellation Policy: Cancellation should be no less than four days prior to the class to receive a full refund. Your registration fee is committed to class costs, and will not be refundable following this cancellation deadline.