June 2, 2016, 7:30 pm to 9 pm
“Discovering your artistic Voice”
Can you be an artist if you don’t like drawing?
If you struggle with perfectionism and anxiety?
Langley artist Jenn Williamson says, “Absolutely!”
Join her for this Thursday Artist Talk called “Discover Your Artistic Voice” on June 2 at the Surrey Art Gallery.
She’ll share how she “discovered” she was an artist and discuss how trusting your intuition can be healing and lead you to find your own artistic voice.
June 4, 2016, 12 pm to 3 pm
Rummage through the attic, check out the storage area in the garage, and bundle up that treasured item.
All items will be given a verbal appraisal by experts who are knowledgeable about jewellery, antiques, collectibles, antiquarian books, and Asian, European, and First Nations art.
The appraisers will ask questions such as, “Where did the item come from?”, “How much did you pay for it?”, “Is it a family heirloom?”, and “What do you know about its history?” The appraisers for this year’s event will be Linda Devine, Greg Tolliday, Jane and Jeff Harris, and John King.
Artist Preparations Workshop
June 5, 2016, 1 pm – 4 pm
A series of Professional Development for Artists workshops is being planned at the Surrey Art Gallery.
The Art Rental Team of the Surrey Art Gallery Association in association with the Surrey Art Gallery will be delivering the Professional Development for Artists Series – a selection of workshops geared towards the business of art.
These classes are designed to explore the various means of preparing works for sale, readying oneself for the marketplace, and finding creative and engaging solutions to selling artworks.