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First Art Gallery of Olathe an Artist Cooperative
(The gallery is a separate organization from the OVA, but we partner with them for many classes and events. Several OVA members are also gallery members. )
*MARCH CALENDAR EVENTS*
* It’s a busy month be sure to check out all our exciting classes and workshops*
Looking for a creative outlet?
How about taking a class or a workshop at the First Art Gallery of Olathe
*MARCH 2 – FEATURED ARTIST RECEPTION*
The First Art Gallery of Olathe would like to personally invite you to an art reception in honor of our March featured artist Carol Rubsam. Carol will be showing her original paintings and drawings all month in the gallery.
The reception is Saturday March 2, 6-8 pm. at the First Art Gallery of Olathe. The evening will include refreshments and live music provided by guitarist Paul Martveli.
Carol invites you all to come check out her new creations and help her celebrate.
*March 24 – Bird House*
TIME: 2:00 – 3:00
COST: $25. per Artist
ALL MATERIALS PROVIDED
Students will learn how to manipulate clay to create a fun bird house. Glaze colors will be added later.
* PAINTING WITH DAVE *
- Every Wednesday 6-9pm & Saturday 9am-12pm
- Oil & Acrylic Painting Instruction
- $10. per hour
- Ages 16-Adult
- All skill levels welcome
Want to learn how to paint? Then sign up to paint with Dave Stewart every Saturday Morning. Bring your painting supplies and Dave will teach you how to create original works of art.
*March 26- Impressionist Water Lilies *
$25. per artist
Space limited to 10 artists
All materials provided
What a lovely way to spend an evening painting this serene water lily scene. The abstract lily pads make it a unique take on one of Monet’s greatest pieces of art. Glitter helps the water lilies sparkle in the sunlight. We will exploring palette knife painting techniques with this painting.
This mixed media painting would make a great Mother’s Day gift for someone you love. The instructors will help you create your own special painting. Everything you could ever want to make your painting so fabulous you may not want to give it away. The more the merrier!
Bring your own refreshments; we will have water and paper goods available.
You may want to arrive a little early to get your drink and apron on!
Sign up and pay at the gallery or pay online with your PayPal account- simply go to your PayPal account open Send & Request, then send money to: email@example.com,
Be sure to put in the name of the workshop, time & how many seats. Sign up soon the class size is limited.
All workshops and classes are held at THE FIRST ART GALLERY OF OLATHE- LOCATED IN THE OLATHE STATION SHOPPING CENTER 11951 STRANG LINE RD. OLATHE KS. 66062
Hands on Creative Art Classes and Workshops are for Everyone
*NEW WINTER HOURS FOR THE FIRST ART GALLERY OF OLATHE*
Monday Open Painting Night 6 – 9 pm
Tuesdays Closed for special events
Wednesday – Saturday 10am – 6pm,
Sunday 12 – 6 pm
Our friends at the First Art Gallery of Olathe would like to pass along their June calendar of events.
First Art Gallery of Olathe
AN ARTIST COOPERATIVE GALLERY
Looking for something fun to do?
Check out the First Art Gallery of Olathe.
JUNE UPCOMING EVENTS
LOOK WHAT’S HAPPENING AT THE FIRST ART GALLERY OF OLATHE
JUNE 1 & 2 CHARITY SILENT ART AUCTION
- MONEY WILL BE DONATED TO THE CHILDREN’S CLUB OF AMERICA
- SILENT AUCTION STARTS FRIDAY JUNE 1
- AUCTION ENDS SATURDAY JUNE 2 AT 8:00PM
- WINNERS ANNOUNCED AT THE ART RECEPTION
- A VARIETY OF ART ITEMS TO BID ON
- Be sure to get your bids in before the auction closes. Come check it out, it is for a good cause.
JUNE 2- First Saturday Art Reception
- Art Reception 6-9 pm Free to the Public
- Featured Artist: Painter Anne Lormis
- Art, Refreshments, & Live Music
- Our musical guests this month is the Wheat State Sax Quartet
Start off your summer right with us. You don’t need to drive to the Crossroads to enjoy Art, Music, and Refreshments; it’s all here in Olathe. Come help celebrate the arts in Olathe. Make a night of it. Hope to see you there!
JUNE 8 – Early CHECK-IN for the Olathe Station Art fair
- Friday June 8, 6-9pm Wine and Cheese Social for OSAF Artists and Sponsors
- Artists who have paid for their tent space may check in early at the First Art Gallery of
- Olathe Friday 3pm-9pm
- Artists may pick up their packets and turn in their release forms
- Artist who check-in early may set up their tents early on Saturday
- Artists avoid the crowd Saturday morning and CHECK-IN early Friday night.
JUNE 9 & 10 – OLATHE STATION ART FAIR
- First Annual Olathe Station Art Fair
- Located in the Olathe Station Shopping Center Parking Lot
- Family friendly event
- A tent show with 50+ Artists displaying and selling their work
- Fun for the kids at the Children’s Activity tent
- Food & Live Music on both days
- 12-3 pm Saturday The Vibe 95.7FM will broadcast live from The Fair
- 5-7 pm Saturday the band “CAPTIVA” will be playing at The Fair
- 2:30-4:30 Sunday “The Olathe Civic Jazz Band” will close out The Fair
This will be the event of the summer. Fun for the whole family at the Olathe Station Art Fair. Everything you want in an art fair and more. Please join us!
JUNE ENROLLMENT for Summer Children’s Clay & Drawing Classes
- For Ages 7-15.
- Mondays every week all summer
- All materials provided.
- $25.00 per student-Class size limited.
- Sign up at the Gallery.
The kids will love making beautiful ocean themed clay pieces every week. Drawing students will be having fun exploring different media and subjects each week. Sign up soon the class size is limited.
JUNE Saturday Mornings Painting with Dave
- 9-12 Saturday mornings
- Oil or Acrylic Painting lessons
- Dave Stewart Instructor
- Students ages 16-Adult
These classes are for any skill level. Sign up soon as the class size is limited .
MONDAY NIGHT OPEN STUDIO PAINTING
- The gallery will be open every Monday evening 6-9 pm for open painting time.
- This is available to any Olathe Visual Arts Member, Gallery Associates, Gallery Members and their students.
Applications to join Olathe Visual Arts are available at the Gallery.
Join us and enjoy being with other artists while having the space to paint.
* REMEMBER TO SAVE THESE DATES*
GALLERY HOURS: Monday Open Painting 6-9 pm, Closed Tuesday, Wednesday 3-9 pm, Thursday 12-9 pm, Friday 3-9 pm, Saturday 11am-9pm, Sunday 1-6 pm
THE FIRST ART GALLERY OF OLATHE IS LOCATED IN THE OLATHE STATION SHOPPING CENTER 11951 STRANG LINE RD. OLATHE KS. 66062
Our mailing address is:
11951 Strang Line Rd
Olathe Ks. 66062
OVA member Ruth Bukovac is the Featured Artist for May at the First Gallery of Olathe. The public is invited to the reception on May 5th. Good luck, Ruth!
Our friends at First Gallery of Olathe would like to share an upcoming art class with us.
Olathe Visual Artists are pleased to present a three-hour workshop with sculptor Glenn Lavezzi on Tuesday, August 23rd from 6-9pm.
Participants will enjoy a hands-on demonstration of Glenn’s adorable chipmunk figures and more. Everyone will be able to create a clay figurine and experience the creative sculpting process.
Only nine seats are left for this event which will take place at the First Olathe Art Gallery. Cost is $35 for members and $45 for non-members which include all materials, tools and firing of finished pieces. Seats will be reserved on a first come, first serve basis until all twelve spots are filled.
Fees will be collected on the 23rd.
Please fell free to contact Jane Kirk with any questions.
(913) 486-9108 or firstname.lastname@example.org
See you on the 23rd!