Sunday, January 10, 2010

"Small Gems"APAP extended deadline

Artists live by deadlines. The original deadline for entering the "Small Gems"is Jan. 15th. Here at APAP we figure that you are probably like us, running way behind with everything just after the holidays. SO we have extended the arrive at APAP PO box arrive at date to
Wed. Jan. 27th. No excuses now- Remember we want small pieces- up to 11"x14" unframed. Professional framing of course. Details on shipping locations will be sent with your acceptance letters. Remember the Sundust Gallery was voted the Best New Gallery by thge New Times readers. The streets of downtown historic Mesa are full of winter visitors including Cubs fans coming in for spring training. Questions? contact

Sunday, January 3, 2010

Arizona Plein Air Painters Calendar

Well the New Year has started and the APAP board members have been very busy putting together many new opportunities for our members to showcase their work. Some of the deadline dates are fast approaching as we all try to get back to business after the fun holidays. An email will be sent out today- if you did not get one please check your spam box to see if it ended up there. If you still don't see it be sure to contact me to be sure I have your correct email address. Here are some of the important dates with more details in the email.
Jan. 11th
RSVP your participation in the Az. State Parks show at the Mayo Clinic in north Scottsdale-
Jan 15th
The RECEIVED date for your entry into the "Small Gems" show in historic downtown Mesa at the SunDust Gallery. Mail entries to APAP PO Box 446, Cottonwood, AZ 86326.
Jan. 21
Drop off date for the Beaditudes Invitational Show.
Jan 24
Reception for Beaditudes Invitational- 10:00am - 12:00pm All invited. Church of the Beaditudes, Px.
Feb. 22
Drop off date at the SunDust Gallery 10:00-12:30pm
Feb 27
Paint-out at the Farmers Market in downtown Mesa- come anytime in the morning, all welcome. Come back to the Sundust in the afternoon around 2:00pm for a reception for artists and the public. Can you help with the reception? Contact Cindy Carrillo
March 6
Hassiumpa River Preserve/Nature Concervancy Paint-out and show of finished paintings.
March 9
Take down day at the SunDust Gallery
March 26
Take down at the Mayo Clinic-
April 8
Delivery date of artwork to the Sedona Art Center for the 3 Annual Juried Spring Show in Sedona. Can you help sit this show? Contact Cody DeLong
April 9
Reception for the 3 Annual Juried Spring Show
April 14
Sedona Take down of show
May 2
Paint-out at Donahue Ranch
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