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MENTOR OPPORTUNITY WITH ASPIRE SOUTH DAKOTA

ASPIRE is seeking an art mentor for an artistically inclined youth (aged 14-16). This individual is interested in drawing and painting.
Email Linda Schoon, case manager at ASPIRE, with any questions or if you are interested in this wonderful opportunity to help foster a youth’s love of art.
ASPIRE helps youths with disabilities go to work and advance their education. Learn more.

STILL LIFE IN OIL WEEKEND WORKSHOP

WEEKEND WORKSHOP
– STILL LIFE IN OIL –

Classical Methods & Techniques of Still Life Painting

FEBRUARY 10-12
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Tuition: $300

Hosted at the artist’s studio in downtown Sioux Falls, SD, this 2-and-a-half day workshop will explore the many aspects of creating a still life in oil paint.
During this 15-hour workshop students will be guided through a step-by-step approach for designing and painting a still life, from initial setup and composition, to block-in and final rendering. Instruction will be centered around the elements of design, understanding and observation of form, and rendering volume with tone, color, and paint application. Lectures will discuss materials, composition & design, color palette and color theory.
Designed for all skill levels; Limit 10 students. Schedule consists of a Friday evening demonstration, followed by two student work days with personalized, one-on-one instruction. A list of suggested materials will be provided with registration.

5 SPOTS STILL AVAILABLE!

Tuition payable by cash, check or credit card (via Paypal). 50% down-payment is required to hold a spot. Make checks payable to Anna Youngers Fine Art.
To REGISTER, or for additional information, contact:
anna@annayoungers.com or (605) 929-5016

Augustana High School Art Invitational

Augustana High School Art Invitational

13 different schools representing the art from students of 19 different art teachers.

Exhibition on view January 11-February 3

Free and open to the public:
10am-5pm M-F, and Saturdays 1-4 pm.

Eide/Dalrymple Gallery at Augustana University
Center for Visual Arts (30th St. and Grange Ave.)
Sioux Falls, SD

Design Center Emerging Artist Series CFA

Are you an Emerging Artist? The Sioux Falls Design Center is  currently taking submissions for their 2017 Emerging Artist Series. A reception will be held on the first Friday of the month, and the work will be featured for that month. Click here for Application and email the SFDC Director kellen@siouxfallsdesigncenter.org.cfa3

Art Moms and Friends Holiday Pop Up Shop

Come shop the area’s best makers and buy unique and affordable gifts for everyone on your list.

artinmediaDays:
November 16, 17, 18, and 19
November 25 and 26
November 30, December 1, 2, 3
December 7-21

Hours: 10 am – 5 pm

Located at Park Place Center
3101 W 41st St.
Next to Olive Garden and Fuddruckers

Contact Information:
Chantel Olson
Organization: Art Moms and friends Holiday Pop Up Shop
Phone Number: 605-351-4784
Email Address: chantel.art-moms@hotmail.com

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Artist’s Reception Sharon Wegner-Larsen

Event Location:
Rehfeld’s Art and Framing

Event Description:
Sioux Falls local artist, Sharon Wigner-Larsen will be displaying new paintings and drawings during her reception on Friday, August 5th, from 6-9pm.

Sharon’s work focuses on the scientific and biological elements in nature. Reminiscent of educational diagrams, her work combines illustration with fine art painting to create beautifully designed imagery.

via KDLT. To view more, click here.

Post Pilgrim Gallery’s Jennifer White

Sioux Falls, SD — A new art gallery in Sioux Falls has emerged as a place for contemporary Native American artists to showcase their talents and broaden the scope of the Sioux Falls arts community.

Post Pilgrim Gallery, located in the lower level of Last Stop CD Shop on East 10th Street, is operated by Native American painter Jennifer White.

“I never knew I wanted to do something like this,” said White. “Once Prairie Star went away, I realized the necessity for a place for Natives to show their work.”

Prairie Star closed late August of last year, and Sioux Falls witnessed the loss of its most coveted places to buy and sell Native art for the past 20 years…

via Sioux Falls Arts Council. To view more, click here.

CALL FOR ARTISTS — FEATURED ARTIST EXHIBIT

The Sioux Falls Arts Council is introducing our first Featured Artist Exhibit open to local artists.

Eligibility
Local artists who live or work in the Greater Sioux Falls Area (Minnehaha, Lincoln, McCook and Turner Counties).

Rotating Exhibit
The exhibit will rotate every 3 months: January-March, April-June, July-September, October-November. The transition will be as follows: Current exhibit will pick up their work by the 20th of the last month, incoming exhibit may begin installation on the 25th. * Exception to this schedule will be in 2016, when the rotations will be August-October, November-December *

Submission Process
Email to call@artssiouxfalls.org with subject “Featured Artist Submission”
 Artist biography and contact information
 Up to 7 digital images

via The Sioux Falls Arts Council. To view more information, click here.

ArtsNews

April Featured Member at Eastbank

Greg DenOtter
Artist Reception April 1, 2016 – 5-8 PM

I was born and raised in Volga, SD. My dad was an artist and pretty much everyone in the family has some sort of artistic abilities. I am pretty much self-taught on most of the mediums I have ventured into…..

via Eastbank Gallery. View more here.