Creative Exchange Free Webinar

Create Mixed Media is hosting a free webinar on Thursday, November 29th at 1:00 PM Eastern Time. It will be a roundtable with four artists. You can send in questions before the webinar or ask questions during the actual webinar.

Don’t miss this unique opportunity. For more details be sure to visit Create Mixed Media. Be sure to register today.

Join Artists: Mary Beth Shaw, Sandra Duran Wilson, Darlene Olivia McElroy, and Marisa Anne.

Enjoy,
~Alie

Incite Mixed Media Contest

The Incite Mixed Media Contest deadline has been extended to December 3, 2012. The theme is, Dreams Realized. This is a great opportunity to showcase work in book arts, collage, jewelry, fiber art, painting, mosaics, and more.

Tonia Davenport and the staff at North Light Books will be reviewing submissions.

For more information and to enter please visit Artists Network.

Good luck~
~Alie

 

Costume and Dance Party

Day of the Dead Costume and Dance Party! The Torpedo Factory Art Center is hosting an evening of fun! The party will take place on Friday, November 2nd from 8-11 p.m.

The events include:

  • Dancing
  • DIY Miniature Altar Project
  • Live music by The Torches
  • Costume Contest
  • Cash Bar & Snacks

For tickets visit http://www.torpedofactory.org/dayofthedead/

Photo: Jeff & Kelly Kwoka contest winners from last year. Credit: Torpedo Factory.

Image Transfer Free eBook

Cloth Paper Scissors has a free eBook on image transfer to paper, fabric, and other techniques. In order to get the eBook you will need to provide your email address. I have several of their eBooks and they are a wonderful resource for a variety of techniques and utilizing many mediums.

For your copy be sure to visit, How to Make an Image Transfer to Fabric, Paper, and Other Photo Transfer Techniques.

~Alie

Ice Cream Bowl Fundraiser

The Art League  is hosting their annual Ice Cream Bowl Fundraiser during the King Street Art Festival. It will be held Saturday the 8th and Sunday the 9th from 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM. Please visit them in Market Square (corner of King and North Fairfax Streets).

For more information be sure to visit The Art League’s List of Events. The YouTube video is courtesy of The Art League’s Blog.

See you there!

~Alie

King Street Art Festival (Alexandria, Virginia)

Photo: 10th Annual Art Festival Alexandria. Credit: ArtFestival.com

It is the 10th annual art festival in Alexandria on September 8th and 9th, 2012. Free admission. Times: Saturday 10 AM – 7 PM and Sunday 10 AM – 5 PM.

Come see the city’s main street become an outdoor gallery! Please visit www.artfestival.com for more information. The Torpedo Factory and The Art League will also be part of this great festival.

Sounds so fun. Have you been before?

~Alie