Art Off The Wall 2016 is the Ann Arbor Art
Center's BIGGEST Holiday Exhibition and Shopping Event ever! And it
happens from NOVEMBER 19th 2016 to JANUARY 7th 2017
JOIN US FOR
THE OPENING RECEPTION ON FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 18! (6 to 9pm) - This is a
special reception/shopping event where members of the Ann Arbor Art
Center will get discounts of up to 20%*
For the first time our
first and second floors will become one giant gallery/shop where patrons
will be able to purchase original, handmade works of art as holiday
gifts, or to add to their personal art collection. Artwork is purchased
directly “off the wall” for a fun and festive shopping experience!
Come see the work of hundreds of artists, featuring paintings,
textiles, ceramics, home decor, glass, jewelry, holiday ornaments,
winter accessories, cards, handmade stuffed animals and much more!
Six local artists exhibit at The Art
of Custom Framing
The Art of Custom Framing will be
hosting “6 Journeys," an exhibition featuring work from six local
artists that have been artistically growing together for over 10 years. For the
first time they will exhibit their art as a group showcasing styles from
realism to abstract that will include paintings of various media and beautiful
art quilts that will combine for a very dynamic exhibit. The featured artists
are Anita Boulan-Stromberg of Farmington Hills, Lauren Everett Finn, Chris
Gardhouse, and Patricia Riascos of Oakland Township; Patrice Erickson of
Rochester Hills, and Deb Hyde of West Bloomfield.
exhibition will take place at The Art of Custom Framing from September 8th –
October 8th. The opening reception will be held Thursday, September
8th, from 4pm - 7pm and is free and open to the public. Wine,
cheese, and refreshments will be served.
Art of Custom Framing is located near the intersection of Rochester Road and
Wattles at 3863 Rochester Road, Troy MI. They’re open Monday – Wednesday: 9
a.m.-6 p.m., Thursday: 9 a.m.-7 p.m., Friday: 9 a.m.-6 p.m. and Saturday: 10
a.m.-5 p.m. Phone: 248-435-FRAME (3726). Website: framingart.net. They offer custom framing, fine
art consultation, original and limited edition artwork, sports memorabilia, and
full service printing.
I'm not running for president,
just letting you know about the "ACA 2016 People's Choice Award
Contest". I'm against some very stiff competition. All the artwork in
this year's Art Comes Alive competition is gorgeous.
The voting takes place on Facebook. Click below
to see them all arranged alphabetically by artist's first name. I'm
"Patrice" so my painting is a ways down. You will need to "Like" the Art
Design Consultants page fist, then like my painting.