Artist Ali Cavanaugh will be in St. Louis to sign copies of her book and to mark the closing of "A Survey of Excellence," Heartland Art Club's 2019 invitational exhibition.
The event is free and open to the public. Books will be available for purchase or bring your copy for Ali to sign.
32 OF AMERICA'S TOP REPRESENTATIONAL ARTISTS EXHIBIT IN ST. LOUIS: Heartland Art Club's Invitational - a Survey of Excellence
Allen Kriegshauser’s class shares a simplified practical approach to painting along with tricks of the trade to make your painting glow. The class will include daily instruction and instructor demos followed by thoughtful exercises aimed at stretching your color palette, mixing and delivering crisp, clean colors in your painting. Exercises will include work from still lifes, floral and photos. Your skill level doesn't matter. This workshop will provide a strong foundation for those just starting and sharpen the skill sets for more experienced painters.
Reach your next level of artistic confidence ... sign up now. This is a popular class and registration is limited!
The exhibition aims to inspire all artists and admirers. Participating artists were invited by a panel of the Club’s board members. Each was selected for their consistent excellence in creating quality representational art. Participating artists live or have spent a significant portion of their lives in the middle of the US.
The event coincides with the first year the club will award juried Signature membership status to qualified applicants. The basis and criteria for Signature Membership is similar to the criteria used to curate the list of invitees.
Since its founding OA Gallery has provided the region with quality exhibitions with some of America’s most outstanding artists and some fun open exhibitions which have introduced us to some of the finest emerging artists in the region. Heartland Art Club intends to increase the reach of exhibitions nationwide with a focus on artists in the center of the country. The next exhibition Heartland Art Club’s First Invitational Exhibition:
A Survey of Excellence opens August 23, 2019.
WORKSHOPS AND CLASSES
OA had a long history of providing top notch representational art workshops and classes. Heartland Art Club has already begun to build and expand that offering by hosting workshops with nationally recognized artists such as Paul Jackson, Barbara Jaenicke, and Dennis Perrin.