Paint Camp


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We held our first paint camp this summer.

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Everyone enjoyed exploring different ways to employ paint.

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Over two days we explored a wide variety of painting mediums.

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It was a fun group of artists to work with this summer.

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Everyone was thrilled with their paintings.

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Maybe you can join us for future classes this fall at the Art Junction.

 

The Community Summer Art Exhibition!


2016 Summer Art Exhibit
 

This exhibit is composed of 17 local, area and regional artists…

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who are exhibiting 40 items composed of paintings, pottery, watercolors, pastels, fused-glass, and photography…

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through the Willard, Greenwich, North Fairfield and Wakeman branches of the Huron County Community Library for this exhibition and contest.

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 On Saturday, August 6, 2016 join us for the opening celebration of this exhibit! Local musician Doug Tudor will be performing on guitar

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and homemade ice cream will be served by members of the New Haven United Methodist Church on the lawn next to the Art Junction from 6:30 – 8:30 pm.

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   *Art awards will be presented at 7:15 p.m. on August 6, 2016.

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Regular gallery hours for the Super Summer Art Exhibition will be Fridays & Saturdays, August 6 – 27, 2016 from 5:00 – 7:00 pm.

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Please join us for our opening night on August 6, 2016 from 6:30 – 8:30!

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 The Art Junction is located at 2634 Prairie Street in New Haven, OH (next to the New Haven United Methodist Church.)

The exhibition will take place August 6 – August 27, 2016.    

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The Art Junction is a community-based art education program designed to bring gallery space, local art exhibitions, lessons and creative opportunities to the Willard area for adults, teens, seniors, and children to learn to create together a better community! The Art Junction is a ministry of the New Haven United Methodist Church.  For more information on this or future programs at The Art Junction contact Kevin Casto M.A., Director, at 419-935-3404, email theartjuction@yahoo.com or visit our blog https://theartjunctionwillardohio.wordpress.com on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/pages/The-Art-Junction/190323094344714?ref=hl

 

Summer fused-glass workshop


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We had a great time creating plates at our recent fused-glass workshop.

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Jill Groves led the workshop.

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The first part of the workshop was instruction on the technique and method of fused-glass.

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Next was the work session.

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Everyone had their own creative ideas which they pursed through glass.

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The workshop was a great time for everyone.

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Here are some examples of the finished plates created in the workshop:

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Maybe you can join us for our next fused-glass workshop in November.

 

Drawing workshop


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We had a great time in our drawing workshop this summer.

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Everyone explored many different drawing tools.

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Participants discovered many methods of drawing.

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Lettering was one method used to explore drawing.

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The time flew by as all enjoyed the fellowship of drawing.

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Maybe you can join us for a future drawing workshop at the Art Junction.

Skateboard Deck Design


 

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The Skateboard Deck Design Class has been cancelled. We hope to offer it again in the future.

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       You will be led through the design process, transfer their images onto the deck and then paint and finish the design in one class setting. A blank skateboard deck* will be provided to each student and is included in the cost of the course which can be used a skateboard or as a shelf. *Trucks and wheels not included.

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$35.00 with all materials provided before 7/1/16

$40.00 with all materials provided after 7/1/16

Date: Monday, July 25, 2016 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.

Class size 6-8 participants ages 10 and up

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 *Sign Up & Prepay for Summer Classes Today!

for more information call 419-935-3404

Class Size is Limited

Cash accepted or make checks out to Kevin Casto

*You must prepay to reserve your place in each workshop!

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     Mail your registration to

Kevin Casto

802 S. Main St.

Willard, Ohio 44890

email theartjunction@yahoo.com

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 For more information contact Kevin Casto at 419-935-3404 or email: theartjunction@yahoo.com

The Art Junction is located at 2634 Prairie Street New Haven, OH. Next to the New Haven United Methodist Church.

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The Art Junction is a community-based art education program designed to bring gallery space, local art exhibitions, lessons and creative opportunities to the Willard area for adults, teens, seniors, and children to learn to create together a better community! The Art Junction is a ministry of the New Haven United Methodist Church.  For more information on this or future programs at The Art Junction contact Kevin Casto M.A., Director, at 419-935-3404, email theartjuction@yahoo.com or visit our blog https://theartjunctionwillardohio.wordpress.com on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/pages/The-Art-Junction/190323094344714?ref=hl

 

 

Art Camp for Explorers


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Need some creativity in your summer?

Dates: July 18-19, 2016 10 a.m.-12noon Ages 6-8

$25.00 before 6/30/16

After 6/30/16 $30.00

All Materials Provided     Class Size: 6-8 Students

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2 days of Painting, Drawing, Sculpture & Creative Explorations Indoors & Outdoors!

Sign Up & Prepay for Summer Classes Today!

For more information call 419-935-3404

Class Size is Limited

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Cash accepted or make checks out to Kevin Casto

*You must prepay for Camps to reserve your space!

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Mail your registration to

Kevin Casto

                      802 S. Main St.                      

Willard, Ohio 44890

email theartjunction@yahoo.com

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For more information contact Kevin Casto at 419-935-3404 or email: theartjunction@yahoo.com

The Art Junction is located at 2634 Prairie Street New Haven, OH. Next to the New Haven United Methodist Church.

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The Art Junction is a community-based art education program designed to bring gallery space, local art exhibitions, lessons and creative opportunities to the Willard area for adults, teens, seniors, and children to learn to create together a better community! The Art Junction is a ministry of the New Haven United Methodist Church.  For more information on this or future programs at The Art Junction contact Kevin Casto M.A., Director, at 419-935-3404, email theartjuction@yahoo.com or visit our blog https://theartjunctionwillardohio.wordpress.com on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/pages/The-Art-Junction/190323094344714?ref=hl

 

 

The Community Summer Art Contest & Exhibition


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The Huron County Community Library and The Art Junction Invite you to:

The Community Summer Art Contest & Exhibition

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If art (photography, sculpture, weaving, painting, collage, digital art or pottery) is a hobby, passion or passing interest, this is a great way to use your talent and share your creative images with our community at the art gallery in New Haven -The Art Junction.

2016 Summer Art Contest

This contest is open to everyone ages 11 years and older. Artwork must be gallery ready: framed, matted (ready to hang.) For more information call the library @ 419-933-8564.

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Up to three free entries may be submitted at the Art Junction on July 19 from 11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. & July 25 from 5:00-8:00. The exhibition will take place August 6 – August 27, 2016.    

 

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Contest categories: photography, painting, sculpture, drawing, and fiber-based art with awards for each category as well as Best of Show, Community, Ohio, Photography, Painting, Sculpture, Drawing, Fiber-based art and Judge’s Award.

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Drop off artwork at the Art Junction July 19, 2016 from 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Drop off artwork at the Art Junction July 25, 2015 from 5:00 – 8:00 p.m.

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The Art Junction is located at 2634 Prairie Street in New Haven, OH (next to the New Haven United Methodist Church.)

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The contest & exhibition consists of work submitted through the Willard, Greenwich, and North Fairfield and Wakeman branches of the Huron County Community Library.

Entry forms may be picked up at any branch of the Huron County Community Library.

The exhibition will take place August 6 – August 27, 2016.    

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The Art Junction is a community-based art education program designed to bring gallery space, local art exhibitions, lessons and creative opportunities to the Willard area for adults, teens, seniors, and children to learn to create together a better community! For more information on this or future programs at The Art Junction contact Kevin Casto M.A., Director, at 419-935-3404, email theartjuction@yahoo.com or visit our blog https://theartjunctionwillardohio.wordpress.com

Beginning Fused-Glass Plate


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Saturday, July 9, 2016 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.  

Discover the basics of glass fusing with Jill Groves.

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In this 3hr. class you will be introduced to the fundamentals of creating glass

objects in the kiln. You will make a 7”x7” fused and slumped plate,

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choosing from a selection of glasses. The first hour is an introduction to glass fundamentals. The second hour is instruction on glass cutting and equipment.

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The final hour is spent choosing and layering glass.

Finished work will be available for pick-up 1 to 2 weeks after the class.

No experience with glass is required for this course, which is recommended for beginners.

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Cost $30.00 Before 6/18/16     After 6/18/16 $35.00

Class size minimum of 5-maximun 9 Ages 11 and up!

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 *Sign Up & Prepay for Summer Classes Today!

for more information call 419-935-3404

Class Size is Limited

Cash accepted or make checks out to Kevin Casto

*You must prepay to reserve your place in each workshop!

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     Mail your registration to

Kevin Casto

802 S. Main St.

Willard, Ohio 44890

email theartjunction@yahoo.com

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 For more information contact Kevin Casto at 419-935-3404 or email: theartjunction@yahoo.com

The Art Junction is located at 2634 Prairie Street New Haven, OH. Next to the New Haven United Methodist Church.

 

The Art Junction is a community-based art education program designed to bring gallery space, local art exhibitions, lessons and creative opportunities to the Willard area for adults, teens, seniors, and children to learn to create together a better community! The Art Junction is a ministry of the New Haven United Methodist Church.  For more information on this or future programs at The Art Junction contact Kevin Casto M.A., Director, at 419-935-3404, email theartjuction@yahoo.com or visit our blog https://theartjunctionwillardohio.wordpress.com on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/pages/The-Art-Junction/190323094344714?ref=hl

 

 

Discover Drawing


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skills, investigate doodling to figure drawing.

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All Materials provided

$15.00 before 6/30/16

$20.00 after 6/30/16

Date: Thursday, July 7, 2016

5:30 – 7:00 p.m.

Class Size 6-8 participants ages 8 to 108

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*Sign Up & Prepay for Summer Classes Today!

for more information call 419-935-3404

Class Size is Limited

Cash accepted or make checks out to Kevin Casto

*You must prepay to reserve your place in each workshop!

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Mail your registration to

Kevin Casto

802 S. Main St.

Willard, Ohio 44890

email theartjunction@yahoo.com

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For more information contact Kevin Casto at 419-935-3404 or email: theartjunction@yahoo.com

The Art Junction is located at 2634 Prairie Street New Haven, OH.

Next to the New Haven United Methodist Church.

 The Art Junction is a community-based art education program designed to bring gallery space, local art exhibitions, lessons and creative opportunities to the Willard area for adults, teens, seniors, and children to learn to create together a better community! The Art Junction is a ministry of the New Haven United Methodist Church.  For more information on this or future programs at The Art Junction contact Kevin Casto M.A., Director, at 419-935-3404, email theartjuction@yahoo.com or visit our blog https://theartjunctionwillardohio.wordpress.com on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/pages/The-Art-Junction/190323094344714?ref=hl

 

 

Landscape painting


 

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We had an enjoyable time at our landscape painting workshop.

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Everyone jumped into the creative process as they began with their sky in their painting.

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Learning to control the brush was one skill we explored.

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Next we added the ground to our image.

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Adding trees to the paintings was the next step.

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Everyone put their own unique touch to their landscape.

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Signing their work was the final step of the workshop.

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Here are some examples of the completed landscapes.

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