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2014 No-Lose Raffle: Notions Project

2014 No-Lose Raffle: Notions Project

Announcing the “No-Lose” Raffle, whose grand prize is one limited edition of the 2014 VABC Collaborative project, Notions. Raffle tickets are $10, and are now available online, until November 12. (Sales after November 12 will be at-the-door for the Raucous Auction.) RAFFLE SALES LINK Created twenty member artists, Notions explores the special relationship of one […]

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2014 VABC Raucous Auction

2014 VABC Raucous Auction

Raucous Auction Friday, November 14 5:30- 8PM Live auctions at 6:15 and 7:15 Silent auction til 8  Suggested donation: $20 or purchase Virginia Arts of the Book Center 2125 Ivy Square Shopping Center (enter through the Art Box) Join us for the Raucous Auction as the members of the VABC unveil the latest collaborative project, […]

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October 2014 Newsletter: Notions Project and More to Debut at Raucous Auction

October 2014 Newsletter: Notions Project and More to Debut at Raucous Auction

The 2014 VABC collaborative project–Notions–takes as its organizing trope a sewing box that has been passed through four generations of an American family. Member artists are fabricating or recasting every element in the box to tell the story of Rosie, a seamstress and victim of the 1911 Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire; her sister’s daughter and […]

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Medieval Beasties: Linoleum Printing for Young People

Medieval Beasties: Linoleum Printing for Young People

Medieval Beasties Linoleum Printing for Young People (middle school and older) Saturdays 1-3pm, Five two-hour sessions, October 25, November 1, 8, 15, 22. Instructor: Josef Beery Join artist Josef Beery to explore the wonderful world of imaginary beasts as portrayed in early manuscripts and printed books. The class will teach relief print making from new […]

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