Tuesday
Oct302012

ARTFOLIO – free classes and workshops at Binders this weekend!

 Binders is a huge supporter of our organization and local artists!!! They are an amazing source for great art supplies and also have an in house framing shop.

They support a ton of artistic endeavors in Atlanta including our annual art supply drive.

In addition, Binders often supplements our supply needs for TCP outreach programs!

Jacob's Ladder at Atlanta Printmakers Studio
Jacob's Ladder feild trip the Atlanta Printmakers Studio!

THIS WEEKEND take advantage of ARTFOLIO! - BINDERS ART’S most exciting free Arts Education event held annually. They host vendors from the industry’s leading manufacturers to conduct workshops, lectures, and demonstrations that are free and open to the public.  This year they are featuring Mike Luckovich, a 3x Pulitzer Prize winning illustrator for the AJC, as well as Michael White, Children’s Book Illustrator. Both  purchase all their materials at their store.  ARTFOLIO kicks off Saturday November 3rd and ends Sunday afternoon November 4th.  The complete schedule can be found here: http://www.bindersart.com/artfolio2012.html

Wednesday
Sep262012

Fri Oct 19th TCP Annual Exhibition and Fundraiser: Convergence

 

The Creatives Project (TCP) announces its 2012 Annual Exhibition and Fundraiser:

CONVERGENCE: Six Artists, One Space


 featuring the work of TCP’s Artist-in-Studio residents:

Jerushia Graham
Justin Rabideau
Brandon Sadler
Ashley L. Schick
Marcy Starz
Nikki Starz

The work marks the growth and transitions of each artist during their first year of residency with TCP.
After many hours of work in their studios, discussions, and mentorship they come together to share the progress of their work as they journey into their second year.

TCP will also introduce and display the work of it’s newly named 2012 residents:

Gyun Hur
Andre Keichian
Masud “MAO” Olufani
Charlie Watts.

Collaborative musical performances by:

David Courtright
Omar Ferrer
Marian Harrison

Come experience this night in the spirit of celebration and philanthropy as TCP celebrates the past year and many successes. This event will support TCP’s continuing initiatives to provide more artists with studio space, exhibitions, and housing, as well as vital hands-on arts outreach to area youth

Support the Atlanta arts community!

Hosted by:
Kevin Cole
Felicia Feaster
Ben Goldman
Anthony Harper
Jay Higginbotham
Veronica Kessenich
Chris Melhouse
Laura Moody
Scott Pohl
Sheila Pree Bright
Laurel Rummel
Stuart Shapiro
Kelly Teasly

$20 ($15 artists & donations made before oct 19th)
open bar & light bites

JOIN THE HOST COMMITTEE

Friday, October, 19th
8pm to 11pm
The Goat Farm Arts Center: 1200 Foster St ATL 30318

VOLUNTEER

RSVP via FB


 Prepay below and your name will be added to our guest list!

Presale is now closed... see you tonight!

Wednesday
Sep122012

VISIT US THIS WEEKEND AT THE ATLANTA ARTS FESTIVAL 9/15-16

WE ARE THE PROUD NONPROFIT PARTNER OF
THE ATLANTA ARTS FESTIVAL AGAIN THIS YEAR!

 

 The Atlanta Arts Festival is an annual event that takes place in Piedmont Park on the 2nd weekend after Labor Day.  The 2012 festival will take place September 15th and 16th.

Not only will we be participating in this year's festival but we have been named The Atlanta Arts Festival's Official Nonprofit Partner a second year in a row! We look forward to deepening this partnership that enables us to further connect with our community.

COME MEET OUR CREW!

 

This year TCP's Artist-in-Studio Residents will be present with their work on display! Come say hello and add new pieces to your art collection! 

We have narrowed down our current call for submissions to four finalists! Be the first to meet them before we make the official announcement in the weeks to come.

A special thanks to:

BINDERS for providing presentation materials 
AND
SUBARU for making a cash contribution for each person who visits both of our booths!

 

Thursday
Sep062012

SUMMER ART SUPPLY DRIVE ENDS THIS WEEKEND... & TCP LOVES BURNAWAY!!!

Wondering why we extended the drive?!?... SO MUCH TO DO this weekend at our drop of locations!

This is your last chance to spread your art love by making art supply donations for our fall outreach!
SEE YOU THIS WEEKEND!!!

FRIDAY:

Opening Reception: 1961 / Nikita Gale
{Poem 88} / 7PM

Opening Reception: Domiciled /Meg Aubrey
Whitespace / 7–10PM

Opening Reception: Passage / Sarah Flinn, Mimi Hart Silver, and Nikki Starz
SHOEBOX at The Goat Farm / 7–10PM

SATURDAY:

Last Day To See: Purge / Rocio Rodriguez
Sandler Hudson Gallery / Regular Hours: Noon–5PM

Ponce Crush First Saturday Art Stroll
Beep Beep, Kibbee, Young Blood / 7–10PM

Opening Reception: Little Victories / Chris Chambers, Jason Kofke, and Matt Whitehead
Kibbee Gallery / 6–9PM

Opening Reception: Renched Ritual / Travis Dodd
Beep Beep Gallery / 7PM

Opening Reception: The Lotus Eaters / Steven Dixey and Margaret Mroczek

Opening Reception: #FAFATL / Group Exhibition
MINT Gallery / 8–11PM

PS. DON'T MISS the BURNAWAY FUNDRAISER!!!

It's not a drop off spot but... our buddies there have done amazing things to strengthen our local arts community! Let's show our thanks & help strenghten their organization!

LOOK FOR THE RED BIN!

presented by: The Creatives Project (TCP) and The Addo Foundation

Donate new and gently used art supplies at participating galleries & businesses this summer to benefit 2012-13 outreach initiatives through TCP's Community Arts Program.

Visit the following locations ALL SUMMER to see GREAT ART
and DROP OFF new and used ART SUPPLIES
benefiting YOUNG ARTISTS IN NEED!!!

Buckhead: BINDERS, KAI LIN ART, BILL LOWE, MASON MURER, *MOCA GA, & SAM FLAX

Eastside: ABVBARBARA ARCHERBEEP BEEPDOOKIBBEEMINT, OCTANE, THE ARTS EXCHANGE,WHITESPACE & *YOUNG BLOOD GALLERY

Westside: ACACASTOLFI ART, *EMILY AMY GALLERYFALL LINE PRESSJENNIFER SCHWARTZSANDLER HUDSONOCTANEPOEM 88, THE GOAT FARM ARTS CENTERDIGITAL ARTS STUDIO,
BOXCAR GROCER

Downtown: VSA ARTS of GEORGIA

Decatur: SEEN GALLERY

Roswell: REGENCY FINE ART AND FRAMES

*indicates main drop off location for city district 

(email us if you would like your gallery or business added to our list)

 

2012 ART SUPPLY WISH LIST

DRAWING:

graphite pencils, charcoal, pastels, india ink, colored pencils, watercolor pencils, carbon paper, tracing paper, blank sketchbooks, markers/sharpies, and all types of drawing paper: newsprint, bristol, etc.

PAINTING:

paints: acrylic and watercolor (tubes & pans), various sized brushes, all types of canvas: boards, stretched, unstretched, watercolor paper, paper tape, palettes, sponges, & mural supplies: paint rollers & trays, drop cloths, & large brushes

PRINTMAKING:

waterbased inks, plexiglass, spray bottles, linoleum blocks, linoleum cutters, x-acto knives and blades, brayers, wooden spoons, silkscreens, photo emulsion, and squeegees

PHOTOGRAPHY:

35mm cameras, 35mm film (b&w,color) digital cameras, camera bags, digital photo printer, flatbed scanner with film holder

MISCELLANEOUS:

construction paper, glue (sticks, rubber cement, elmer's, etc...), scissors, rulers, matt board, matt cutter and blades, tape (scotch, masking, painters), drawing boards, horses & easels.

PROVIDE FISCAL SUPPORT OR SPONSOR A RED BIN FOR $5.00!

FOR EQUIPMENT DONATIONS 
please email us

REMEMBER YOUR DONATIONS ARE 100% TAX DEDUCTIBLE

THANK YOU FOR YOUR CONTINUED SUPPORT !!!

Wednesday
Aug292012

CLEAN OUT THOSE CLOSETS! 

This is your last week to clean out those closets!

Our drive is coming to a close next weekend so get those donations in!

(we extended it to inclued the Ponce Crush next weekend)

WEDNESDAY:

Marketing Bootcamp 4 Artists / Presented by C4 Atlanta
Binders Art Supplies and Frames / 10:30AM–3:30PM

THURSDAY:

Artist Talk: John Q / Wesley Chenault, Andy Ditzler, and Joey Orr
ACAC / 6:30–7:30PM

Marketing Bootcamp 4 Artists / Presented by C4 Atlanta
Binders Art Supplies and Frames / 10:30AM–3:30PM

SATURDAY:

Artist Talk: Now I Lay Me… / Charlie Brouwer
Whitespace / 4PM

Opening Reception: Selections from the New England Primer / Matt Gilbert with Ryan Peoples
Whitespec at Whitespace / 4PM

 

LOOK FOR THE RED BIN!

presented by: The Creatives Project (TCP) and The Addo Foundation

Donate new and gently used art supplies at participating galleries & businesses this summer to benefit 2012-13 outreach initiatives through TCP's Community Arts Program.

Visit the following locations ALL SUMMER to see GREAT ART
and DROP OFF new and used ART SUPPLIES
benefiting YOUNG ARTISTS IN NEED!!!

Buckhead: BINDERS, KAI LIN ART, BILL LOWE, MASON MURER, *MOCA GA, & SAM FLAX

Eastside: ABVBARBARA ARCHERBEEP BEEPDOOKIBBEEMINT, OCTANE, THE ARTS EXCHANGE,WHITESPACE & *YOUNG BLOOD GALLERY

Westside: ACACASTOLFI ART, *EMILY AMY GALLERYFALL LINE PRESSJENNIFER SCHWARTZSANDLER HUDSONOCTANEPOEM 88, THE GOAT FARM ARTS CENTERDIGITAL ARTS STUDIO,
BOXCAR GROCER

Downtown: VSA ARTS of GEORGIA

Decatur: SEEN GALLERY

Roswell: REGENCY FINE ART AND FRAMES

*indicates main drop off location for city district 

(email us if you would like your gallery or business added to our list)

 

2012 ART SUPPLY WISH LIST

DRAWING:

graphite pencils, charcoal, pastels, india ink, colored pencils, watercolor pencils, carbon paper, tracing paper, blank sketchbooks, markers/sharpies, and all types of drawing paper: newsprint, bristol, etc.

PAINTING:

paints: acrylic and watercolor (tubes & pans), various sized brushes, all types of canvas: boards, stretched, unstretched, watercolor paper, paper tape, palettes, sponges, & mural supplies: paint rollers & trays, drop cloths, & large brushes

PRINTMAKING:

waterbased inks, plexiglass, spray bottles, linoleum blocks, linoleum cutters, x-acto knives and blades, brayers, wooden spoons, silkscreens, photo emulsion, and squeegees

PHOTOGRAPHY:

35mm cameras, 35mm film (b&w,color) digital cameras, camera bags, digital photo printer, flatbed scanner with film holder

MISCELLANEOUS:

construction paper, glue (sticks, rubber cement, elmer's, etc...), scissors, rulers, matt board, matt cutter and blades, tape (scotch, masking, painters), drawing boards, horses & easels.

PROVIDE FISCAL SUPPORT OR SPONSOR A RED BIN FOR $5.00!

FOR EQUIPMENT DONATIONS 
please email us

REMEMBER YOUR DONATIONS ARE 100% TAX DEDUCTIBLE

THANK YOU FOR YOUR CONTINUED SUPPORT !!!

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