Spring 2012 ART HOP was a great success!!! We had 215 people visit the SMAA Gallery/Classroom and 53 people entered the drawing for a free 10 week Art Class (congratulations Aubrey Drumm!).
Big Thank You's to Sarah Schreuder of Paw Paw High School and Kim DuBois of Trinity Luthern School for organizing the student art to be displayed. 33 Paw Paw High School Students and 41 Trinity Lutheran Elementary Students displayed their artwork at the Gallery. Thanks to all who worked hard and/or donated time and resources to make it happen and to all who took the time to enjoy it!!
Paw Paw HS Students Rachell Van'tZelfde, Natalie Scheafer and Valarie Bruzewski brought lots of artwork from all the art students and hung it for us. Great job Girls, thanks!
There were 215 visitors to our Gallery! Student artwork from Paw Paw HS and Trinity Lutheran Elementary was our first local school exhibit.
Gerry Hess brought his Arts and Crafts inspired fine woodworking to Found Things.
Gerry Hess' Arts and Crafts inspired fine woodworking.
Flo Hunt displayed her paintings at Shampoo Hut.
Kathy Hughes' Ceramics at Masonic Hall.
Paul DeRyke discusses his paintings with a visitor.
Mike LaJoice displays his copper sculpture on a very large lawn back dropped by the largest painting in Paw Paw that Conrad Kaufman is in the process of painting on the side of the Dondi Squires building.
Mike LaJoice chats with some local gardeners.
Lynda Stevens demonstrated weaving on a tiny little table top loom at Cafe 237.
Vince Marsilio demonstrates oil painting in the front window of Lori's Hallmark.
Chris Terrill explains her Paper Mache sculpture process to a young student at Taylor's Florist.
Vicki Perkins displays her Precious Metal Clay jewelry at Brewsters.
It was a gorgeous evening to stroll around Downtown Paw Paw visitng with freinds and perusing all the art. We really were fortunate this time around weatherwise!
Judy Ferguson shows her watercolor paintings at Demming Photography.
Jody Borowiak displays her oil paintings at her very own Mauve-lous Salon.
Marie Wilke-Dolber displays her photography at Sugar Bear.(No, Marie does not make t-shirts)
Art Hop is a great family event for all ages.
SMAA Spring 2012 Art Hop - Master Venue / Artist list