Friday, December 31, 2010

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(shared with us from Ann Rowles, WCAGA Treasurer and Greg Shelnutt, Director, Visual Arts Program, School of Design & Production ,University of North Carolina School of the Arts)

Looking back at 2010: Visual arts scene strengthened as a community and advanced the conversation

Looking back at 2010: Visual arts scene strengthened as a community and advanced the conversation

Monday, December 27, 2010

Let's get to know our members - weekly

It is so Important to know other artists and connect with them. Where else would we get ideas and inspiration? Books and movies are great but the excitement of seeing other artists at work is priceless. So going alphabetically through all the Georgia WCA members is this weekly post's goal. 


B stands for Bethel as in Vicki Bethel. "Thought Provoking"
copyright Vicki Bethel

Vicki Bethel works in various mediums including photography, video, plaited mixed media and watercolor. Some of Bethel's photographs can be seen at this women in focus page. Her thought provoking artwork can be seen at her artist web site. Her contact information is also available on these pages. 

Monday, December 20, 2010

Let's get to know our members - weekly

It is so Important to know other artists and connect with them. Where else would we get ideas and inspiration? Books and movies are great but the excitement of seeing other artists at work is priceless. So going alphabetically through all the Georgia WCA members is this weekly post's goal. 

Orange Tulip
Bobi Dimond is a photographer specializing in portraiture, weddings and fine art. She has received numerous awards, exhibited her work in museums and galleries throughout the country and has been widely published in the print media.

For more information on Bobi Dimond please visit her artist page Contact information is available on her website.




All information and photograph is copyright by the artist.

Monday, December 13, 2010

Lets get to know our members - Weekly

It is so Important to know other artists and connect with them. Where else would we get ideas and inspiration? Books and movies are great but the excitement of seeing other artists at work is priceless. So going alphabetically through all the Georgia WCA members is this weekly post's goal. 


Photo from artist's website
This weeks artist is Susan Blackmon. She has been involved in the creative field  for 30 years and creating abstract art for 8 years. Her beautiful  abstract will definitely inspire to higher goals. Please visit her Website

Blackmon will be part of the Textures of Life, Georgia Perimeter College, Clarkston, Ga opening in January 2011.

Thursday, December 9, 2010

Weekend in a Basket (weekly)

WCAGA Holiday Party
Saturday, Decmeber 11, 7pm - 10pm
Chris Lewis & John Johnson
752 Courtenay Court
Atlanta, Georgia 30306
404-875-0405



100 Whispers A Soundscape, New Work by Martha Whittington
Friday, December 10 · 6:00pm - 9:00pm
StudioPlex Gallery #143 659 Auburn Avenue NE, Atlanta, GA 30312


Creative Lives & Careers: On Residencies & Retreats
Saturday, December 11 · 11:00am - 12:00pm
Atlanta Contemporary Art Center the contemporary
535 Means St. NW

CLOSING SHOW. A series of new work and collaborations from H.C. Warner
Saturday at 7:00pm - Sunday at 12:00am
Alcove Gallery, 2852 East College Ave Decatur GA 30030

Christina Price Washington," Studies from Home"
Saturday, December 11 · 7:00pm - 10:00pm
{ Poem 88 } at Tanner-Hill Gallery, White Provision Bldg
1170 Howell Mill Road, Suite 111
Atlanta, GA

Maria Wood Gallery Holiday Party
Maria Wood Gallery
263 Walker Street
Atlanta, GA

Tuesday, December 7, 2010

Lets get to know our members - Weekly

It is so Important to know other artists and connect with them. Where else would we get ideas and inspiration? Books and movies are great but the excitement of seeing other artists at work is priceless. So going alphabetically through all the Georgia WCA members is this weekly post's goal.

A stands for Allison
The first artist is Jacqueline Doyle Allison Artist's website. She is a contemporary abstract artist and she had shows at The Gallery at Paper Mill, The Jack Art Gallery and the Artist Haven Gallery. Allison also have a Blog.
Dream so Real (copyright Jacqueline Doyle Allison)