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Patio Painting at Courtyard by Marriott
Posted 12 July 2019

Patio Painting at Courtyard by Marriott

Join Studio 23 as we guide you in painting ‘Starry Night’ during our Out on the Town Sip ‘N Swirl at on the Courtyard by Marriott patio!

$35 gets you all your instruction and supplies. While painting, you’re encouraged to grab some food. Marriott has a great menu to order dinner and drinks from. Dinner, drinks, and painting… what a fun way to spend an evening.

Wednesday, July 31st
6:30-8:30pm

You MUST register in advance for this class by calling
989-894-2323!

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Patio Paint Party at the Doubletree
Posted 12 July 2019

Patio Paint Party at the Doubletree

Painting on the patio of the Doubletree hotel enjoying the Michigan summer… does it get any better?!

Join us Tuesday, July 30th and we’ll walk you through our sailboat painting while you enjoy the beautiful July weather.

Cost is $40 and includes all supplies, instructions, and an appetizer bar. Drinks and other menu items will be available for purchase, as well.

Registration is required. Call us at 989-894-2323 to sign up today!

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Open Sip ‘N Swirl
Posted 21 May 2019

Open Sip ‘N Swirl

Join Studio 23 as we guide you in painting ‘Sunset at Nayanquing’  during our open Sip ‘N Swirl on Saturday, March 30th!

$45 gets you all your instruction, supplies, and a pizza, salad, and breadstick dinner from BJay’s Pizza. You just provide your drink of choice.

You MUST register in advance for this class by calling
989-894-2323!

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Open Sip ‘N Swirl
Posted 21 May 2019

Open Sip ‘N Swirl

Join Studio 23 as we guide you in painting ‘Sunset at Nayanquing’  during our open Sip ‘N Swirl on Saturday, March 30th!

$45 gets you all your instruction, supplies, and a pizza, salad, and breadstick dinner from BJay’s Pizza. You just provide your drink of choice.

You MUST register in advance for this class by calling
989-894-2323!

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Artist Talk by Chris Krupinski, juror of the 72nd Michigan Water Color Society Juried Exhibition
Posted 17 May 2019

Artist Talk by Chris Krupinski, juror of the 72nd Michigan Water Color Society Juried Exhibition

Please join us for an artist talk by watercolorist Chris Krupinski on Saturday, June 8, 2019 from Noon – 4:00 pm. Chris is the juror for the 72nd Michigan Water Color Exhibition and will be presenting the awards during the public reception starting immediately after her talk.

Art is a key element in Chris Krupinski’s life. She has been drawing and painting all of her life, but discovered watercolors in the mid-1980s and has had a passion for the medium ever since. The training she received pursuing art education and graphic design degrees honed her technical abilities. But, more importantly, it is the discipline of painting everyday that has led to her success.

Chris is a Dolphin Fellow of the American Watercolor Society, signature member of the National Watercolor Society, Rocky Mountain Watercolor Society, TWSA (Master Status), Watercolor West-Master, and Allied Artists, to name a few. Chris earned the rst Platinum Member status in the Alabama Watercolor Society. She is the recipient of over 200 national and regional awards including the top award in the 2013, 2015, and 2018 Adiron- dacks Exhibition of American Watercolors, first in Watercolor West 2016, first in Alabama Watercolor Society 2018 and a medallion award winner in the 2013 and 2015 American Watercolor Society Exhibition. Chris was featured on both the cover and a feature article in the October 2014 issue of The Artists Magazine. Most recently Chris was featured with a step-by-step demonstration in the Art of Watercolour magazine (30th edition). www.chriskrupinski.com

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Opening Reception for the 72nd Michigan Water Color Society Juried Exhibition
Posted 17 May 2019

Opening Reception for the 72nd Michigan Water Color Society Juried Exhibition

You are invited to the opening reception of the 72nd Michigan Water Color Society Juried Exhibition 2019, June 8, 2019, 1:00pm – 4:00pm. The juror for the exhibition, Chris Krupinski, signature member for the American Watercolor Society with Dolphin Fellow status as well signature member for National Watercolor Society will be presenting awards during this reception. This event is open to the public and will include light refreshments. The exhibition features over sixty artworks by talented Michigan water media artists. The paintings include a variety of works that honor the rich tradition of watercolor and celebrates new innovations in the medium.

Image credit: Angelis Jackowski Water Lily III

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60th Birthday Party for Studio 23
Posted 1 May 2019

60th Birthday Party for Studio 23

Join us to celebrate 60 years in the Great Lakes Bay Region. Since 1959 we have been your community art center, focusing on local artist and educational programming. Come take a tour of our newly renovated gallery and classrooms and learn more about what we have to offer. We look forward to seeing you soon.

  • A ribbon cutting will be held at 5 pm with the Bay Area Chamber of Commerce.
  • Champagne and cupcakes provided.
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