Join the DAAP’ers (Drawing and Acrylic Painters) every Monday from 12:00 to 3:30 at the Art Center for an afternoon of either drawing or acrylic painting with fellow artists with any skill level—beginner to advanced. Activities will include projects in drawing and acrylic mediums with tutorial help to DYOT (do-your-own-thing). Bring your own tools and materials, there will be fun projects and great camaraderie—so join us. All you need to do is be a member ($35 annually beginning Sept. 1 each year) by calling 746-7606 to register for the group or try it out as a guest for one visit and see how much learning and laughing in Art can be.
The Art Center of Citrus County Invites Entries from Artists
Submissions are invited from area artists for the upcoming September Exhibit No. 1 for the 2018-2019 season.
Open to everyone over the age of 18, two-dimensional artists are welcome to submit their work for this juried exhibit in the categories of Paintings: Oil and Acrylic, Graphics and Mixed Media, Paintings: Water Media and Photography: Black and White and Color.
Entries for the exhibit may be dropped off at the Art Center on September 19, 2018 between 10:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. and picked up on October 31, 2018 between 10:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. The entry fee for members is $15 for two works, $30 for two works for nonmembers and $5 for each additional work up to five.
Awards will be given in the above categories and artists may offer their works for sale. A complete prospectus is available on the Art Center website.
Jurist for this exhibit will be local Ocala artist Bonnie Eads. Best known for figurative watercolor paintings, she is also known for her work in polymer clay. An award-winning artist, including Best of Show at Great Day in the Country, Oviedo, Fl., she is affiliated with several art organizations including Marion Cultural Alliance, Gainesville Fine Art Association and Rainbow Springs Art, Dunnellon.
The exhibition is free, open to the public and may be viewed Monday through Friday 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM and
during every performance of the Art Center Theater through October 7. A complete schedule of events can be
found on their website https://artcenterofcitruscounty.org/ . The Art Center Gallery is located at 2644 N Annapolis Ave. Hernando, Florida.
The Art Center of Citrus County is open to all who appreciate and want to support the arts in our community.
They are a member-owned and operated 501c3 non-profit organization with programs in the performing and
visual arts offering opportunities for participation, education and appreciation of the arts.
To learn more about this event, please contact
Join The Portrait Group we meet every Friday morning 9:30 am at the Art Center Arts & Education Building Membership $35 a year.
This timeless romantic comedy finds senior citizens Sam and Amy, newly-married, arriving at their honeymoon retirement village only to discover the “Fountain of Youth” in their new Florida home. No one realizes that the water supply to their new apartment wing is hooked up to this fabled liquid. Amy sips some of the water, and their honeymoon turns topsy-turvy when she becomes a nineteen-year-old! Now they must survive the most incredible and comical “period of adjustment” a bride and groom have ever encountered. Call 352-746-7606 for tickets $19. Nature Coast Exhibit #3 Wine and Cheese Reception Free.
Nature Coast Exhibit #2 at the Art Center of Citrus County.
Ruth Ann Dexheimer, Adjunct Teacher at the Appleton Art Museum, will judge our exhibit on Thursday, November 2, 2017.
We invite you to attend our Artist Reception on Friday, November 3, 2017 at 6:30 PM where winners will be announced. This free event is open to the public and refreshments will be served. Please feel free to invite friends and family.
The opening of the theater production, ‘A Night of Dark Intent’ is also on Friday evening. During the production intermission, the audience will vote in the art gallery for the “People’s Choice Award”.
Artwork will hang from November 3, 2017 till December 13, 2017. Exhibit is open during box office hours from 10 AM – 4 PM. Closing is on December 13, 2017. You may pick up your artwork between the hours of 10 AM and 2 PM.
We hope you enjoy a pleasant experience as an exhibitor at the Art Center of Citrus County. Be sure to check out our other ongoing Art Programs:
Figure painting on Fridays (live models)
Open studio painting on Wednesday with our “We Paint” group
Lunch & Learn lectures on every second Tuesday of the month
We encourage you to go to our website, https://artcenterofcitruscounty.org/ for a complete calendar of events and speakers.
Curator, Nature Coast Exhibit #2