Category: Art Shows

Dec. 5 Art Circle Reception & Open House

Dec. 5 Art Circle Reception & Open House

Art Circle Reception & Open House, Wed., Dec. 5 from 6-8:15 p.m. at Broadview Mansion, 1301 S. Fell Ave., Normal, IL

Art Circle Reception and Open House at Broadview Mansion

Members of Art Circle of Bloomington-Normal will show their work at Broadview Mansion, 1301 S. Fell Ave, in Normal, Illinois. More than 20 pieces of artwork will be on display in this annual exhibit by Art Circle. Some art is available for purchase.

An opening reception with the artists for the show will be held Wednesday, Dec. 5, from 6 – 8:15 p.m. at the Mansion. The Immanuel Bible Foundation will be holding a Christmas Open House in conjunction that will include music, mansion tours and dessert.

While the Mansion will be decorated for Christmas, art created by the Art Circle members will be displayed on walls throughout the house. Art Circle members create in many media, which will be reflected in the show, including: watercolors, acrylics, oils, mixed media, charcoal, pen and ink, computer graphics and needle-felted wool. Last year, nearly 900 people saw artwork by Art Circle members at the Mansion.

Art, musical performances and mansion tours will be held December 4, 5, 6, 11, 12 and 13 from 6 – 8:15 p.m.. Tours are held in between performances from 6:45 – 7:30 p.m.. Art at the Mansion can also be viewed on Tuesday and Thursday mornings from 9 – 11 a.m. beginning Dec. 4 through Dec. 20.

Art Circle of Bloomington-Normal, Illinois, is a creative community gathering in Faith, Hope and Love inspiring Beauty, Truth and Goodness through individual expression and appreciation of the Arts.

Connect with Art Circle online: www.artcirclebn.com and Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ArtCircleBN.

Call for Artists: Artwork for Trinity Lutheran Cantada

Call for Artists: Artwork for Trinity Lutheran Cantada

Choral Christmas Cantata, “The Silence and the Sound,” December 17, 2017. Photo by Angel Ambrose.

 

Artwork by LizBeth Ogiela-Scheck at the Choral Christmas Cantata, “The Silence and the Sound,” December 17, 2017. Photo by Angel Ambrose.

 

Artwork by Angel Ambrose at the Choral Christmas Cantata, “The Silence and the Sound,” December 17, 2017. Photo by Angel Ambrose.

 

CALL FOR ARTISTS: ARTWORK FOR TRINITY LUTHERAN CANTADA

 

Trinity Lutheran is looking for artists who would be willing to have their artwork featured as a part of their Choral Christmas Cantada, “The Glory of Christmas,” on Sunday, December 16 at the 8:00, 9:30 and 11:00 morning services.

 

For several years now Trinity Lutheran has been combining a slideshow of local art with hymns and scripture and dance to honor God and celebrate Jesus’s birth at Christmastime. Angel attended last year and took the photos included here. Angel also shared in writing and in person about how beautiful and meaningful this worship service is to participate in as both an artist and as a worshiper in attendance.

 

 

 

THE DEADLINE FOR SUBMITTING ARTWORK TO ANGELA VIA EMAIL IS WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 5.

 

The Trinity Lutheran Choral Christmas Cantada is Sunday, December 16 at the 8:00, 9:30 and 11:00 morning services. 

 

 

 

Please email a photo of your artwork to Angela Bargmann along with your artist bio and contact information for the church to create a flyer with details about the participating artists. 

 

 

Angela Bargmann
Trinity Lutheran
801 South Madison Street
Bloomington, IL 61701
309-533-9220

 

An outline of the seven movements of the Cantada are available via email from Angela at Trinity Lutheran or from Art Circle. Write to AngelaBarg@trinluth.org or artcirclebn@gmail.com to receive more details about this Call For Artists. 

 

Peace, grace and blessings. 
*Our Mission Statement*
Art Circle of Bloomington-Normal, Illinois is a creative community
gathering in Faith, Hope and Love inspiring Beauty, Truth and Goodness

through individual expression and appreciation of the Arts.

*Connect with Art Circle online:

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ArtCircleBN
Twitter: @artcirclebn
Instagram: @artcirclebn
Call For Artists: December 2018 Art Show at Broadview Mansion

Call For Artists: December 2018 Art Show at Broadview Mansion

Immanuel Bible Foundation has invited Art Circle to show art in December at Broadview Mansion, 1301 S. Fell Ave., Normal, IL.

CALL FOR ARTISTS: December 2018 Art Circle Reception and Open House at Broadview Mansion

An email was sent this morning to Art Circle’s email list with an online sign up link. If you would like more information about participating in this art show please email Art Circle at artcirclebn@gmail.com

Immanuel Bible Foundation has invited Art Circle to show art again at Broadview Mansion in December! Twenty to twenty-five pieces of art will be placed on the walls of the entry hall, the upstairs hallway, two upstairs bedrooms and in the study. **Table top display is also available in the bedrooms for our 3D artists.** Broadview Mansion will be open for music events for several evenings in December.

A reception with the artists and a Christmas Open House will be held at Broadview Mansion on Wednesday, December 5 from 6:00-8:00pm. This event is free and open to the public.
We hope you’ll sign up online to show art with us, plan to attend the reception, and invite your family and friends to join us! Refreshments will be provided by Immanuel Bible Foundation. Docents will be giving tours of the historic mansion during the Christmas Open House and artist reception.
The Art Circle Art Show will remain on display for Broadview Mansion visitors through the holidays.

*Our Mission Statement*
Art Circle of Bloomington-Normal, Illinois is a creative community
gathering in Faith, Hope and Love inspiring Beauty, Truth and Goodness
through individual expression and appreciation of the Arts.

*Connect with Art Circle online:
www.artcirclebn.com
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ArtCircleBN
Twitter: @artcirclebn
Instagram: @artcirclebn

Art Circle Meeting and News – July

Art Circle Meeting and News – July

Dear Art Circle,

Our July meeting will be tomorrow evening, Thursday, July 12, at 7pm at Jacob’s Well on Jersey in Normal, IL. We’ll have brief announcements and then discuss the art and other creative pursuits of those present. Each person is invited to bring one or two pieces of art or writing to share. Hope to see you there! 

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Sugar Creek Arts Festival is this coming weekend in uptown Normal on Saturday, July 14 from 10am-5pm and Sunday, July 15 from 11am-4pm. Presented by the McLean County Arts Center and The Town of Normal. 

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Bluegrass & Brass at Broadview Mansion

Saturday, July 14
4:00 pm-6:00 pm
Free Admission 
More Information at the Immanuel Bible Foundation website

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CALL FOR ARTISTSThe Community Cancer Center

CCC 2018 #3: August 27, 2018 – January 14, 2019

It’s time to sign up for the third art show of 2018 at the Community Cancer Center. You have untilFriday, August 10 to sign up online for CCC 2018 #3 beginning Monday, August 27, 2018and continuing through Monday, January 14, 2019. Contact Art Circle with any questions you may have at artcirclebn@gmail.com

It’s time to register for the third of three 2018 Art Circle Art Shows at the Community Cancer Center, 407 East Vernon Ave., Normal, IL. CCC 2018 #3 will be in place fromAugust 27, 2018 through January 14, 2019. Please sign up online and mark your calendars for Art Drop Off, Monday, August 27 from 4:30-6pm AND Art Pick Up, Monday, January 14, 2019 from 4:30-6pm. 

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Fifth Annual Inside Out Arts Fair
at Sugar Grove Nature Center

Saturday, July 21, 2018
10:00 am – 3:00 pm

Sponsored by:

Inside Out: Accessible Art Cooperative & Gallery
Sugar Grove Nature Center
Bloomington Parks, Recreation, and Cultural Arts Department

Free Art Activities
10-10:45 Stamped Muslin Bags
11-11:45 Visors
12-12:45 Alcohol Ink Tiles
1-1:45 Bead Alphabet Bracelets
2-2:45 Glass Globes

Adoption Event 11 am – 2 pm
Wish Bone Canine Rescue

Concessions provided by Heyworth FFA Chapter
Pulled Pork/Hot Dogs

Blacksmiths & Irish Music Jam
Other music and entertainment will be added soon.
Loads of Free art activities!
Some classes will be offered for a small fee.

Sugar Grove Nature Center4532 N 725 East RdMcLean Illinois 61754571-336-6383 
http://www.insideoutartcoop.org

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Hope to see you at Jacob’s Well tomorrow evening, Thursday, July 12 at 7pm. 
Blessings,
Janean
on behalf of Art Circle

*Our Mission Statement*
Art Circle of Bloomington-Normal, Illinois is a creative community 
gathering in Faith, Hope and Love inspiring Beauty, Truth and Goodness 

through individual expression and appreciation of the Arts.

*Connect with Art Circle online:

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ArtCircleBN
Twitter: @artcirclebn
Instagram: @artcirclebn

Good Friday 2018

CCC Art Show 2018 #2

Christmas Party 2017