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Arts in Bedford

August 24, 2011 - Emily Dimov-Gottshall
Issue No. 204 August 2011

Serving those who create art, those who perform art, those enriched by art Tuesday-Thursday 11 a.m.-5p.m. ~ Friday-Saturday 11 a.m.-7p.m. ~ Sunday 12-4 p.m.

www.artsinbedfordpa.org ~ gallery@artsinbedfordpa.org ~ 814-623-1538 Table of Contents Board of Trustees Supporting Members HeARTfelt Thanks Kids Art Camp Stockade Art Club Dan Helsel Worksho9p Art Cetera Second Saturday Kid Stuff Home School Students Call for Entries Around the County and Beyond Members for Hire New Members

Board of Trustees

J.W.F. Allen

Lynn Ashe Barb Benigni Lynn Corbett-Winn Michael Corle Bob Corrigan Barb Debski Alyson Dehmcke Susan Grazier Marilyn Meacham Melinda Myers-Grass Wayne Prescott Tom Ringler Dorothy Vensel Bob Webb

STAFF

Trina Ayers Heidi Custer Cindy Inman

HONORARY BOARD

Bob Allen

Mary Ellen Arnold Alice Bittner M. Edgar Datesman Pat Detwiler Sen. John Eichelberger Kathryn Miller Sarah Frear Stephen George Linda M. Gunn, Esq. Rep. Dick Hess Mabel Jordan John Koontz, Esq. Scott Stuckey Richard Naugle Sam Pratt Nancy Pyle Patricia Shuster Bette Slayton Carol Snyder

SUPPORTING MEMBERS

EXHIBIT SPONSORS $1000+

Mouse and Robin Grass

Susan and Mark Thomas

Sally Werren, in memoriam

Pat and Paul Detwiler

Linda M. Gunn, Esq.

Lee and Ned Frear

PATRONS $500-999

Peg and Jack Finarelli

Mabel B. Jordan

Roger and Lynn Corbett Winn

Ted Hildebrand

Sandy and Paul Detwiler

Lynn Ashe

BENEFACTORS $250-499

Cynthia & Charles Whitman

Borough of Bedford

Wayne, Sue, Will and Sam Prescott

Jo and Jim Wehling

Phyllis Hodgkins

Ron and Mary Stanley

Kay Reynolds

B. Ballester and M. Muzzatti

Robert Spiers

Alice and Frank Bittner

CONTRIBUTORS $100-249

Monique Ridet

Clifton & Nicole Clark

Michaelene and Larry McCahan

Bedford Township

Myrna Fries

Doris and Carl Feather

Bill and Sarah Miles

Pam and Harry Jones

Richard C. Claycomb

Martha and Robert Nelson

Susan Grazier

Madeline and Richard Mills

Terry Carnila

Jeff Rogish

Sarah L. Frear

Sally Klein

Diane and Greg Knisely

Bill and Andrea Tarpley

Napier Township

Cork Wirick

Kathy Robinson

M.Meacham & J.Miller

State Rep. & Mrs. Dick Hess

Stephanie and Charlie Fagan

Marietta Plank

Wm & Nina Palmer Sweeney

Shirley and Lyle Stuby

Penny and Richard McIntyre

Patricia Klavuhn

Gerald and Linda Klyne

E. Lee Glover, Ph.D

Dr. and Mrs. David Kerstetter

William and Barbara Benigni

Greg, Nancy, Katie, Kellie, and Gus Pyle

John and Hélène Koontz

Gail and Edgar Datesman

Ed and Katherine Erlichman

Sally and Norman Van Why

Susan and Bill Baer

Margaret M. Bronder

Ellen and Terry Diehl

Mr. & Mrs. Steven C. Myers

Jean and Tod Manspeaker

Beth and Bill Fine

Daniel G. Klyne

Nancy L. Meyers

Timothy Flanigan

Bette A. Walton

Kevin Kutz

David G. Hammaker

Dr. Richard Bargdill

Allan and Laura Melmed

Mr. and Mrs. W.B. Smith

DONORS $65-99

Thelma and Charles Diehl

Yum It Up! Elizabeth Harclerode

Lawrice Dolan

Earl and Margaret Rothfuss

Sean Ferguson

Renee Ahlstrom

Sue and Mervyn Rose

Suzanne Donazetti

Judy and Robert Custer

Carole Hendricks

Jeffrey and Barbara Loshaw

Bonnie Samms-Overley

Mr. and Mrs. Daniel Hoover

Kimberly LoDico

Chuck and Phyllis Rumbarger

Loa Joan and Kenneth Stern

David and Linda Crandall

Kathy and Robert Reed

Nancy and Jim MacRae

Mary Ellen Arnold

Mary Lou Pelin

David and Lori Copley

West Straub Studio

Holly and Gene Coia

Our heARTfelt thanks

to Bob Allen for his extraordinarily generous donation of a new printer-scanner-fax machine. And it works.

IN THE SPOTLIGHT

Chas Fagan was in London recently (the one on the other side of the Atlantic) for the unveiling of his latest sculpture of President Reagan.

HAMMAKER PHOTO WORKSHOP

There are still a few spaces left in Dave Hammaker's 5-Day

Fall Spectacular Photography Workshop

at the North Rim of the Grand Canyon National Park. September 26-30, $1695 per person double occupancy ($200 single supplement). Dropdead date is August 15. Reach Dave at 814-239-2392

or dhammaker@aol.com for more poop.

KIDS ART CAMP

multimedia xhibit

Come see what the art camp students of Michael and Jade Corle create--an art installation, maybe, or some photography, perhaps some weaving or mosaic. Whatever it is, it will be very interesting because the Corles teach very interesting stuff. The Art Camp Kids' works will be on display August 9-28.

Please come meet the artists and their teachers at a reception 1-3 p.m. Sunday, August 7.

STOCKADE ART CLUB

The Stockade Art Club returns 7:30-10 p.m. Friday, August 5th for an evening of life drawing, music and merriment. Facilitated by Michael Corle, participants will draw one another in round-robin sessions and take part in drawing challenges and games. Music will be made by the S&K Music Guitar Ensemble featuring Dave Howsare, Brandon Purnell, Daniel Murdoch, Kelly Hinsom, Jeff Seitz, and Emma Goldhaber. Just $5 at the door.

Performers get in free. If you'd like to get in free, tell ringmaster Michael Corle how you'd entertain us. You can reach him on Facebook or at design@corleation.

Dan Helsel Workshop

Learn from a new master how to paint a jug in the style of the old masters at a workshop 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, September 24. You'll need a canvas or panel 8x10 or 9x12. You'll also need to send us $35. Call to sign up and find out what paints you should bring.

~ ART CETERA ~

KEN SEPEDA

Photography

August 31 - September 23

Reception 1-3 p.m. Sunday, Sep 11

27th JURIED FINE ARTS EXHIBIT

Multimedia show and sale

September 28 - October 29

Reception 1-3 p.m. Sunday, Oct 2

RARE GIFTS

Multimedia invitational show and sale

November 2 - December 22

Reception 1-3 p.m. Sunday, Nov 6

MEMBERS INVITATIONAL

January-February

STUDENT SHOWS

March

SECOND SATURDAY KID STUFF

August 13. . . . . . . . . . . . Stained Glass II*

September 10. . . . . . . . . . . Scratchboard

* Kids unable to attend both July and August classes can finish their stained glass projects in September.

Classes start at 1 p.m. and last an hour or so. They're best suited for kids 7 to 12 years old. There is no charge but space is limited so advance registration is required.

Home School Students (and any others who are interested) will be pleased to learn that Cindy Inman's art classes will continue through the summer (except for the Corles' Kids Art Camp the first week of August). Classes will include life drawing and painting as well as landscape and seascape drawing and painting. 3:30-4:30 Fridays; $9 per kid. Call 814-494-4487 to sign up. 27th Juried Fine Arts Exhibit Call for Entries

Multimedia, open to all artists Entries must be original work executed in the last two years and may not have been previously exhibited in any BCAC show Entries will be accepted September 20-24 Two pieces may be submitted for a fee of $10 for the first piece, $5 for the second 2D entries may not exceed 48" in any direction and must be sturdily framed and wired. Sawtooth hangers will be taken out and shot. 3D pieces may not exceed 200 pounds in any direction Prices should include BCAC's commission--25% for members 30% for nons

AROUND THE COUNTY

Let Loretta Radeschi teach you how to make a round basket using a variety of local leaves and vines 1-3 p.m. August 21. The class is part of Wild Meadows Farm's weekend. Location is Schellsburg, fee is $20 and registration deadline is August 16. Questions? Contact Loretta at lradeschi@comcast.net or 623-7399. If you want to register and/or learn what the other primitive workshops are, get in touch with Michelle at 839-4962 or MLKJ21@gmail.com.

AND BEYOND

Altoona . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Janet Sullivan Turner: How to Survive an Atomic Bomb, at Sama-Altoona through August 20, features approximately 45 works of sculptural assemblage--

"abandoned and discarded objects which the artist ... manipulates, reshapes and reassembles ... to achieve new and vital forms." (10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Friday, 1-5 p.m. weekends.1210 11th Ave; 814-946-4464; altoona@sama-art.org)

Harrisburg . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

The 44th annual Art of the State will be presented by The Greater Harrisburg Arts Council and The State Museum of Pennsylvania through September 11.

Johnstown . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . SAMA-Johnstown hosts A Celebration of the Wolf Family Donations to the Permanent Collection through August 26, featuring 40+ works by the likes of Andy Warhol, Norman Rockwell, Grant Wood, Alice Neel, David Hockney, Alexander Calder, George Bellows, and Rockwell Kent, not to mention regional luminaries Kevin Kutz, Joe Servello, and Jory Albright. (Pasquerilla Performing Arts Center, UPJ, 450 Schoolhouse Road, Johnstown, PA 15904; 269-7234; johnstown@sama-art.org)

Ligonier . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . In Animal House, SAMA/Ligonier Valley showcases the raku critters of Helen Gorsuch and woodcarved, painted buildings and farms and animals by George Wazenegger. The works will be on display August 12-November 6 and the artists' reception is 6-8 p.m., Saturday, August 13.

(1 Boucher Lane at Route 711 South; 724-238-6015; ligonier@sama-art.org; hours are 10 to 5 Tuesday-Friday, Saturday 1-5)

Pittsburgh . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

The Phipps Conservatory's landscape architect and horticulturists partnered with "some of the region's best interior designers" to create the Summer Flower Show: Living Harmoniously with Nature. One of those designers is our own Vi Laux, who created glass art for several locations. Visit during Haute Summer Nights, 5-9 p.m. Friday evenings, and enjoy margaritas and discounted appetizers at Café Phipps during. Get there by September 27. (phipps.conservatory.org for details)

Somerset . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Laurel Arts' 24 annual Juried Art Competition closes August 5. So if you've not yet seen it, better get a move on. Up next is an exhibit of Dan Helsel's landscapes and still life paintings in the style of the old masters together with the handcrafted pottery of Randy Myers. The show will be up August 16-September 23 and we are all invited to an open house 6-8 p.m. Friday, August 19. (Philip Dressler Center; 214 S. Harrison Ave; 9 a.m.-4 p.m. weekdays, 1-4 p.m. weekends; 814-443-2433, www.laurelarts.org)

Washington DC . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

If you're passionate for pop-ups, you should make a trip to the American History Museum to check out Paper Engineering: Fold, Pull Pop & Turn, an exhibit which "highlights movable, pop-up, folding, and multiple-construction books from the year 1570 to the present day." Through September 30. (1400 Constitution Ave NW, Washington DC; 202-633-1000; info@si.edu) Phone the Smithsonian at 202-357-2700 or click on "events" at www.smithsonianmag.si.edu to check out the calendar plus on-line versions of exhibitions and activities. Smithsonian museums are open 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. 364 days a year.

MEMBERS FOR HIRE

Three lines for basic members, four for supporting members.

Unless otherwise indicated area codes are 814. Probably.

~ Visual Artists ~

Breton Claycomb . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 623-9706

Wall murals, etc.

William S. Miller . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .624-0966

Wildlife Art and Classes

Wendy Sheeder. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .766-2036

Pet portraits and art prints

Black Bear Studio . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 267-3183

Drawing, papercutting, photo classes

Foundry Art Studio . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 652-5066

Painting & drawing with Melinda Myers & Robin Grass

National Museum of the American Coverlet . . . . . . 623-1588

10-5 Mon-Sat, 12-4 Sunday

Cynthia Ake Rabold . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 946-4019

Art lessons for kids & adults

Janelle Harclerode Cogan . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 652-2750

Custom ptg, drawings, portraits

Cindy Inman . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 494-4487

Art lessons

Firesong Studio . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .301-906-7481

Weaving and knitting supplies & instruction

Dorothy Vensel . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 623-6292

Art classes for kids

Kathy Hebner . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 847-2501

House portraits and folk art

Cynthia Johansson . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .623-1048

Private art lessons

Roger Shoemaker . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .703-599-4895

Photograph local weddings & events

web.mac.com/rshoephoto

Amy & John Shuman . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .301-777-3719

Knitting classes & workshops

Kathy Matolyak . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 623-6457

Needle felted art

Loretta Radeschi . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .623-7399

Custom-made baskets

Mary Klotz - Forestheart . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 304-258-3878

Fiber arts supplies, instruction; paintings

Dennis Harr . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 239-8980

Interior design and decoration

Suzanne Stultz . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .652-9528

Drawing classes at ACM/Bedford

~ Musical Artists ~

Allegro . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .623-8641

Kathy Robinson's elegant violin and keyboard duo

McIntyre's Minstrels . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .623-8426

The Baby Boomers Trio, vocal/piano music with Penny McIntyre

SNK Music . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .652-0200

Private/group music lessons, all ages;

full service sales, rentals, repairs

Myrna Fries . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .623-2659

Vocalist & song stylist; jazz & supper club songs

RainTree Recording Studio . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .356-3794

Commercial audio recording and songwriters' services

~ Culinary Artists ~

Cinnamon Sage . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 623-5210

Personal chef Carol Snyder

Green Harvest Co . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 623-3465

Catering for any occasion

Elizabeth Harclerode . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 977-3368

Yum It Up! Creative Catering

~ Healing Artists ~

A Therapeutic Touch . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .623-0491

Massage for relief of pain & stress

LifeAlign Art & Jewelry . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .623-1139

Energy-focused art, beadwork;

chakra gems & crystals; custom designs

Rachel Howsare . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .624-3433

Yoga and Pilates classes and private lessons

Bedford Aikido Club . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .735-3855

Instruction by Sensei John Herr

Joe Kehm Massage . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .310-1390

Over 15 years of experience

~ Services & Supplies ~

Nicole Scarpone . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .623-0069

Fashion/interior/landscape design;

muralist, vocalist, personal chef

Richard Bargdill . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .471-0452

An Artist's Thought Book author available

for meetings and presentations

M-N-M Painting . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .356-0031

Custom painting, marbelizing, etc.

Barber's . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .652-6861

Custom framing and art supplies

10% member discount

Pelin Oriental Rug Cleaning and Restoration . . . . . .733-2650

You won't be sorry!

Lambert's . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 623-5612

Custom framing and home decorating

10% mbr framing discount (20% if for a BCAC show)

Bob Webb Photography . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 839-4538

Portraiture & commercial photos

10% member discount

Stained Glass Creations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .695-1796

Custom work and supplies

10% member discount on glass

Miller Sanitation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .652-6060

Residential hauler

WELCOME NEW MEMBERS and Returning Prodigals

Mike Herncane........................................ Schellsburg Mari-Pat Lingsch.......................................... Everett Matt Otis.................................................... Bedford Rev. Vixii Pendragon & Robt. Schaner.........Paw Paw WV Monique Ridet...................................... Manns Choice

Mike E. Squires..................................... Thurmont MD

Bob Taylor.................................................. Bedford

Paula Zan & Lee Blythe................................ Hyndman IT'S BEEN SO HOT BIRDS HAVE TO USE POTHOLDERS TO PULL WORMS OUT OF THE GROUND!

If the heat and humidity are getting you down, we can help. Come unload on us some of those dollars weighing hot and heavy in your pocket.

Unload 65 tax deductible dollars on us and we'll post your name on the Supporting Members list for a year and give you a 10% discount in the gallery shop.

Unload 500 tax deductible dollars and we'll post your name on the Supporting Members list for a year, on the Patrons Board forever and give you a 10% discount in the gallery shop.

Unload 1000 tax deductible dollars and we'll give you all that plus honorary sponsorship of your favorite exhibit.

Now that is cool.

 
 

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