SPECIAL EVENTS for 2016
ORLEANS IMPROVEMENT ASSOCIATION 28th ANNUAL GARDEN TOUR: June 25
Saturday, June 25: ORLEANS GARDEN TOUR sponsored by the Orleans Improvement Association with several participating artists from Gallery 31 Fine Art, including Jennifer McCalmont (oil), Snefrid (Sissi) Sneve-Schultze (oil), Barbara Stone (pastel), and Mary Wojciechowski (watercolor). For info on Garden Tour, visit www.orleansimprovementassociation.org.
Painting on location in one of six spectacular gardens: 10 am to 3pm
Reception following at Gallery 31 with the artists and a "wet painting sale" of their work: 4 pm to 6pm
Special Guest Guitarist at Gallery 31 Garden Tour Reception: Gregg Sullivan!
Plein Air Painters from Gallery 31 will paint outdoors in gardens in Orleans. This is an annual event of the Orleans Improvement Association, a non-profit of 30 plus years committed to preserving and enhancing the physical beauty and unique character of Orleans. We are delighted to partner with this fine organization.
Saturday, July 9: Barbara Stone's "Journey Home" premieres with a pastel demo from 2 to 4pm and an opening from 4 to 6.
Saturday, July 16: 12 to 3 pm • "Painting the Blues" / Still Life Hydrangea Demos on location at Gallery 31 Fine Art! Sherry Rhyno, Barbara Stone, Jennifer McCalmont, Sissi Sneve-Schultze are among the artists you'll likely see painting fresh hydrangeas at "31" followed by a "wet paint" sale with the artists from 4 - 6 pm.
July 30, Saturday, 4 to 6pm
OCEAN LOVE, a solo exhibition featuring award-winning artist JEANNE ROSIER SMITH of Gallery 31 Fine Art. Demo in pastel by Jeanne: 2 to 4 pm; Reception to follow from 4 to 6.
August 13, Saturday, 2 to 4 in gallery demo in oil by Philip Selzer followed by an opening reception from 4 to 6pm.
August 27, Saturday, 4 to 6pm
"Bittersweet Endings," a group exhibition featuring gallery artists featuring the art of the
October 8, Saturday, 4 to 6pm "Changing Seasons, Changing Light" featuring Gallery 31 Fine Artists as we celebrate "Fall for the Arts" on Columbus Day Weekend.
"Seaside Holiday Cheer" comes to Gallery 31 with an Open House and Sale Friday and Saturday, November 26 and 27! Post card size original paintings, unframed, along with 5 x 7, 6 x 8, and 8 x 10 by gallery artists will be available for holiday gift giving along with the usual fare.
December 3, 10, 17, Saturdays, 12 to 4:
"Holiday Open House" with light refreshments, holiday shopping, free gift wrapping, and more!