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Artdose Vol XXV now available online

We are thrilled to release our 25th issue of Artdose Art Guide. Artdose was started in Sheboygan in 2013 as a way to bridge smaller art communities in North East Wisconsin. Today, it continues to promote and connect the visual arts and artists across North East and South East Wisconsin. There are a lot of great art, exhibitions, and events happening over here.

Artdose is one way of bringing it to the forefront.  

Vol XXV issue features artist, Mary Bergs from Benton, WI. 

Image courtesy of the artist

Artdose VOL XXV would be not be possible without the continued support of the following: Art in Algoma: First FridayEighty Art & DesignLakeshore Art Supplies, LLCThe Pink Llama Gallery, and Riverwalk Art Center. 

This issue runs from January 1 – March 31, 2019.

New Additions

On the right side bar, you can visit our sponsors by clicking their name. In addition, you can also click on the artists’ names in our artist directory. 

Wondering what is happening this year? There is a countdown located on the right side bar, which will be used as a way to keep you informed on upcoming exhibitions and events. 

Artdose Art Guide and FRANK & CO have merged to offer your more art at your fingertips via Instagram.com/frankcompany and the FRANK & CO WI art e-newsletter


Artist Mary Bergs interviewed by Erika L. Block [link]

Distribution Sites [link]

October Art Happenings at Lakeshore Art Supplies, LLC

Art + Coffee with Mike McArdle
Saturday, October 14th, 10:30am – 12pm
FREE

Seating is limited.

Lakeshore Art Supplies, LLC hosts a monthly Art + Coffee gathering at 1109 North 8th Street in Sheboygan. This social event is open to anyone interested in talking about art, recent exhibitions, articles, books, etc. Our monthly featured artist will be present to talk about their work. This event is free to attend. The coffee is generously provided by our friends at Paradigm Coffee and Music.

Please note this will be the very first Art + Coffee hosted at our new location, 1212 N. 8th Street.


Suminagashi Workshop with Erika Block

Thursday, October 19th, 6:00pm – 8:00pm
$30

This workshop is full. Please contact us to register for the next.

Suminagashi, which translates to floating ink, is the ancient meditative Japanese practice of gently floating pigments on the surface of water and then capturing the monoprint image on various papers. This workshop includes:

• Review of supplies and preparation
• Instructor demonstration
• Student practice with individual instruction

Each student will leave with as many papers as they care to make, and enough information and experience to continue their own independent practice. All materials included.


Silk Hoop Painting with Patty Aker

Saturday, October 28th, 1:00pm – 3:00pm
$20

Please contact the store to register. Seating is limited.

Learn the basic silk painting technique of applying a resist design on silk that is stretched on a metal hoop. This method is called Serti, a French word meaning fence. A special silk paint is then brushed within the resist design and a unique piece of art is created.

Supplies and materials included to make one hoop. Additional hoops will be available for purchase if you’d like to keep creating.

 

Two Fall Workshops at Lakeshore Art Supplies, LLC

Suminagashi Workshop

Instructed by Erika Block

Thursday, October 19 at 6 PM – 8 PM

Suminagashi, which translates to floating ink, is the ancient meditative Japanese practice of gently floating pigments on the surface of water and then capturing the monoprint image on various papers. This workshop includes:

• Review of supplies and preparation
• Instructor demonstration
• Student practice with individual instruction

Each student will leave with as many papers as they care to make, and enough information and experience to continue their own independent practice. All materials included.

2 hours. Recommended for beginners. Limit of 8 students per workshop. Please contact the store to reserve your space.

$30 per participant


Acrylic Pouring Workshop

Instructed by Erika Block

Thursday, November 9 at 6 PM – 8 PM

Acrylic Pouring involves diluting acrylic paints with various types of pouring mediums and silicone. Two methods will be demonstrated for flowing the paint onto the canvas, followed by a variety of spreading techniques and the application of heat to create texture and pattern.

• Review of supplies and preparation
• Instructor demonstration
• Student practice with individual instruction

Each student will leave with two completed 8×10 paintings. Students may purchase or bring additional canvases (8×10 or smaller) of their own to keep creating.

2 hours. Recommended for beginners. Limit of 8 students per workshop. Please contact the store to reserve your space.

$50 per participant

*Flowed paintings take a long time to dry. Please prepare in advance to get your paintings home safely.

 

June Art Happenings at Lakeshore Art Supplies

Art + Coffee with Erica Huntzinger

Saturday, June 10th, 10:30am – 12pm
FREE

Seating is limited.

Lakeshore Art Supplies, LLC hosts a monthly Art + Coffee gathering at 1109 North 8th Street in Sheboygan. This social event is open to anyone interested in talking about art, recent exhibitions, articles, books, etc. Our monthly featured artist will be present to talk about their work. This event is free to attend. The coffee is generously provided by our friends at Paradigm Coffee and Music.

Adult Coloring Club!

Thursday, June 15th, 6pm-8pm

$5.00

Seating is limited. 

Join us for another fun night of coloring and conversation at Lakeshore Art Supplies, LLC! Five bucks is all it takes to buy yourself a few hours of creativity and relaxation. Light refreshments will be served. Materials provided, or you may bring your own. Participants will also receive 20% off one non-sale item during the event.

April Art Happenings at Lakeshore Art Supplies, LLC

Art + Coffee with Stue Cimabue

Saturday, April 8th, 10:30am – 12pm
FREE

Seating is limited.

Lakeshore Art Supplies, LLC hosts a monthly Art + Coffee gathering at 1109 North 8th Street in Sheboygan. This social event is open to anyone interested in talking about art, recent exhibitions, articles, books, etc. Our monthly featured artist will be present to talk about their work. This event is free to attend. The coffee is generously provided by our friends at Paradigm Coffee and Music.


Paint Your Pet with Lori Scherer
Saturday, April 8th, 1pm – 4pm
$45

Seating is limited.

This workshop is suitable for beginning painters, as well as those who’ve painted before.
In this workshop you will complete a painting of your own pet! Here is how it works:

1. Register with Lakeshore Art Supplies
2. Email Lori a digital photo of your pet: parotize77@juno.com
Only one pet, please.

Lori will use the photo you send to prepare your 9″x12″ canvas for the workshop. During the workshop, Lori will be assisting you and offering suggestions if you need them. You can work at your own pace, no pressure, just fun! Materials will be provided. Bring an apron or wear old clothes that you won’t mind getting some paint on!

Please contact Lakeshore Art Supplies, LLC to register. Ages 12+.


Painting After Hours with Erica Jane Huntzinger
Wednesday, April 19th, 6pm – 8:30pm
$45

Seating is limited.

Join us for a small group abstract painting experience where you’ll create your own 9×12″ abstract painting. Materials and refreshments provided.

Please contact Lakeshore Art Supplies, LLC to register.

About the Instructor:
Erica Jane Huntzinger is a professional artist who holds a Bachelor’s of Fine Art and �Master of the Arts in Art Therapy. To learn more about her, please visit ericahuntzinger.com.


Adult Coloring Club

Thursday, April 20th, 6:00pm – 8:00pm
$5.00

Need a little me-time once a month? Join the LAS Coloring Club!
Once an activity intended for children, coloring has become a widely popular trend among adults. Coloring can be very therapeutic as a relaxing, meditative practice by helping to reduce stress and anxiety, increase creativity, and build mental strength.

Bring your own materials or choose from select supplied materials, plus take advantage of 20% off one non-sale item during this new monthly gathering. Attendees will be entered into a drawing for a FREE adult coloring book!


Jewelry Trunk Show
Saturday, April 22nd, 10:00am – 2:00pm
Free Admission

Join us for the very first trunk show featuring jewelry by award-winning designer and salvage artist Erika L. Block. Find special one day only deals on limited quantity and one of a kind necklaces, bracelets, earrings, rings, pins, keychains and more. Most items $20 or less!


Free Golden Demo: Acrylics and Mixed Media

Friday, April 28 at 6:30 PM – 8 PM

FREE

Please join us for a fun evening looking at new ways of working with acrylics and mixed media. We will look at transpatent gels and gritty pastes, all kinds of textures and bringing in papers and much more. FREE and free samples.

Golden 2-Day Workshop: The New Mixed Media
Saturday, April 29th and Sunday, April 30th
1pm-4pm (both days)
Cost: $45 each day or $85 for both days
Seating is limited.

Join us for a two-day workshop exploring new and energetic ways to combine acrylics and mixed media. Textures galore, textures from nature, incising, printing and even using latex molds to cast tree bark. All paints included. Bring your imagination and a willingness to explore.

Please contact Lakeshore Art Supplies, LLC to register.

Sandie Bacon is a vesatile artist known both for her paintings and mixed media sculpture. She is a working artist representative for Golden Paints/Williamsburg oils, teaching workshops throughout the Midwest. To learn more about Sandie Bacon, please visit sandrabaconfineart.com.

New Issue Available Online, Artdose Art Guide Vol XVIII

We are happy to announce our newest issue of Artdose featuring works by Madison-based artist, Jenie Gao. We also welcome back contributing writer, Erika L. Block to Artdose. This issue has some exciting events/news ranging from the upcoming Plen Air event in Cedarburg to the Northern Moraine Spring Art Tour in Plymouth and Sheboygan, the opening of The Hub in Plymouth to the opening of the Frank Juarez Gallery in Milwaukee.

A huge thanks to our sponsors for their continued support: Cedarburg Artists Guild, The Pink Llama, Two Fish Gallery, Riverwalk Art Center, Global Arts Gallery, Frank Juarez Gallery, Material Studios & Gallery, Plymouth Arts Center, Seranya Studios Art Boutique, Eighty Art & Design, Lakeshore Art Supplies, LLC, Liz Ann Lange Art, and The Sheboygan Visual Artists. 

To view this issue simply click the image below or click here.

March Happenings at Lakeshore Art Supplies

Art + Coffee with Erika Block
Saturday, March 11th, 10:30am
FREE
 
art-coffee
Lakeshore Art Supplies, LLC hosts a monthly Art + Coffee gathering at 1109 North 8th Street in Sheboygan. This social event is open to anyone interested in talking about art, recent exhibitions, articles, books, etc. Our monthly featured artist will be present to talk about their work. This event is free to attend. The coffee is generously provided by our friends at Paradigm CoffeeandMusic. Stick around for a casual Art Marketing discussion group, led by Erika L. Block of Creative Studios. Also free to attend.
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Art Marketing with Erika Block
Saturday, March 11th, 12:30pm
FREE
 
art-marketing
Lakeshore Art Supplies, LLC welcomes Erika L. Block of Creative Studios to answer all of your questions about successful marketing and self-promotion practices for artists, galleries and museums in this informal discussion group. Erika L. Block is the owner of Creative Studios, a branding and design company working exclusively with the art, music, publishing, film and fashion industries. She is also a contemporary mixed media artist.
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Adult Coloring Club
Thursday, March 23 at 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM
$5.00
 
coloring
Need a little me-time once a month? Join the LAS Coloring Club!

Once an activity intended for children, coloring has become a widely popular trend among adults. Coloring can be very therapeutic as a relaxing, meditative practice by helping to reduce stress and anxiety, increase creativity, and build mental strength. Bring your own materials or choose from select supplied materials, plus take advantage of 20% off one non-sale item during this new monthly gathering.

Fee: $5.00 (Cheaper than seeing a movie, and you won’t get shushed for talking!) Simple refreshments provided.

Hosted by Erika L. Block

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Encaustics Workshop with Peg Haubert
Saturday, March 25 at 1 PM – 3:30 PM
$40.00
 encaustics
Peg will give an introduction to the medium and its history, followed by an overview of the supplies. She will then discuss ways to work with the medium using hot irons, propane torches, hair dryers, and brushes and scratch tools. Each participant will have time to play with these tools and create their own work of art to take home with them. All tools and supplies for this workshop will be provided.