at Pony Espresso/Washington Federal
Masterpiece Christian Fine Arts hosts traveling exhibits, conferences, workshops, and infuses fine art and conversation regarding art/faith into current culture. In 2017/2018 Masterpiece features artists from across the country in “Words In Red — the Direct, Uncensored, Provocative Words of Jesus” a 46 piece fine art exhibit on its 7 city tour July 10 – 30th at Christ Cathedral (formerly Crystal Cathedral) in Garden Grove, California and Sept. 1 – 29th in Sedona, Arizona. Accompanying the exhibit is the cinematic compositions of Willem Van Wyk in the CD “Sanctus”.
The local Masterpiece Artist Guild is featured on First Fridays (and Saturday) in Ashland at Pony Espresso/Washington Federal where you can meet Masterpiece staff and artists each month. One artist is featured each month with ocassional collective exhibits.
June 14 – 17th features the 13th annual Christian Artist Conference at Ashland Hills Hotel featuring Portraiture Track with Joann Weistling Peralta, Still life Fundamentals in Oil by Brittany Weistling, named one of “21 artists under 31 to watch and collect” by Southwest Art magazine. Plus one day classes. Friday, June 15th Introduction to Wire Wrapped jewelry with Jessica Prince Kroll ($90 includes lunch) and Introduction to Mosaics Saturday, June 16th ($90 includes lunch) ¨ PLUS Inspiration for artists from a Biblical Worldview, Exceptional professional camaraderie with other professionally minded artists of faith. All are welcome to attend, but Registration ends June 10th. For full registration details see 2018 flyer Masterpiece Christian Artist Conference l.
And Young Artist/Musician Workshop June 16th – Mundane or Mastery. Fundamentals of Drawing and Digital Art by Jennifer Garrett. Guitar Mastery and Basic Music Theory by Michael Farley for anyone 14+. $30 1/2 Day Classes or $60 full Day.
It’s wonderful, wintry, and a nod to the pleasures of sacred traditional Christmas art and music. “Art de Noel” happening at the Ashland Pony Espresso/Washington Federal on First Friday, December 7th! Come join us for a group show of works by Masterpiece artists from across the country and for a Masterpiece Open House and Benefit event – complete with jazzy and acoustical strings with classical guitarist Michael Farley and Paula Garrett on the fiddle, silent auction items, artsy gifts sales all benefitting the ongoing work of Masterpiece Christian Fine Arts Foundation and its Magna Deo vision and project.- from 5:30 to 8:00 pm. Silent auction ends at 7:30.