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Toledo Artist Club Auction April 5

Posted Mar 26th, 2014 by Donlyn Meyers  Category: Arts & Entertainment

 

Toledo Artist Club Hosts 53rd Annual Auction April 5th

The Toledo Artists Club will host their annual auction to raise funds for both the artists and the club’s activities. This auction is unique because the paintings are original work and are from the studios of some of NW Ohio’s finest artists. The auction will be held April 5th at the Maumee Elks Club, 139 W Wayne St in Maumee OH. Doors open at 6 pm. Bidding starts at 7 pm.

As well as the auction of 80 paintings visitors can participate in a raffle of art works. This years raffle includes some very special treats for arts patrons . Some of the donated works of art include artist designed jewelry and charming small paintings by artist club members. The auction offers a wide variety , it includes some fine classic oil landscape paintings, new colorful abstract paintings, soft watercolor landscapes and bright acrylics paintings. There will be art work easy on one’s budget as well as higher priced paintings from the best known NW Ohio artists.

Sought after watercolorist John Cook has three Ohio landscapes in the auction and has also donated 2 watercolors from early in his career as an artist to be sold to benefit the Artist Club. Toledo Museum of Art Instructors Paul Brand, John Trumbull and Julie Daggert are each offering three pieces of their work.
The auction includes watercolor paintings from Ohio Watercolor Society officer, Thomas Sorrell. Aaron Bivins is auctioning some larger format acrylic paintings typical of his impressionistic style. Richard Dziak of Marblehead Ohio will be selling to the highest bidder three luscious oil paintings of NW Ohio scenes. Members of the Monday Morning Painters, The Palette Sisters, Ohio Plein Air Society and TWALS, Toledo Women’s Art League, are also represented by members work in the auction .

The Toledo Artists Club maintains a gallery, office and classroom in the Toledo Botanical Garden. The Club is located at 5403 Elmer Dr Toledo Ohio 43615. The club is a place member artists gather to exhibit their work and share knowledge. They host workshops and classes year round that are open to others who wish to learn to paint. For more information web site is www.toledoartistclub.com Office and Gallery are open Tuesday, Thursday, Saturdays 1-4pm. 419-531-4079.

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