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November 2014

Closed for Holiday

Thursday, November 27 - Friday, November 28
Richmond Art Center,
2540 Barrett Ave, Richmond, CA 94804 United States
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December 2014
$70

Gingerbread Houses & More

Saturday, December 6 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Richmond Art Center,
2540 Barrett Ave, Richmond, CA 94804 United States
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Kids will delight in creating wonderful, imaginative and delicious gingerbread houses using cardboard, foam core and beautiful tasty treats! During this two-day workshop, kids will also make cards and presents for friends and family using a variety of materials! Taught by Lisa di Prima. For kids age 6 – 12. Register online.

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The Art of Living Black: Artist Entry Deadline

Saturday, December 13
Richmond Art Center,
2540 Barrett Ave, Richmond, CA 94804 United States
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The Art of Living Black is seeking Bay Area artists of African American descent to participate in the 19th Annual The Art of Living Black exhibition, apply by December 13, 2014. More information here. This year will mark the 19th annual event. Richmond Art Center is proud to host this non-juried exhibition and self-guided art tour in the Bay Area, which exclusively feature regional artists of African descent. This year’s exhibition will feature over 50 local artists, including work by…

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Richmond Art Center Board Meeting

Thursday, December 18 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Richmond Art Center,
2540 Barrett Ave, Richmond, CA 94804 United States
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Members and the public are invited to attend our monthly Board meetings, unless an Executive Session is called. Meetings are held in the Resource Room at the Art Center. Learn more about our Board of Directors here. 5:30 pm

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$10

Art Center Students at the KPFA Crafts Fair

Saturday, December 20 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Two-Day Event
Craneway Pavilion,
1414 Harbour Way South At Ford Point, Richmond, CA 94804 events@craneway.com 510-215-6000 Newsletter Sign Up , Richmond, 94804
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Come see students from the Richmond Art Center who will be presenting and selling their handmade wares at this annual juried crafts fair on Saturday & Sunday, December 20th & 21st This year, we’re excited that the fair is moving back to the East Bay — to the Craneway Pavilion here in Richmond – for the first time in 19 years. The KPFA Crafts Fair is a juried crafts fair showcasing over 200 artists and craftspeople, who will present affordable…

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Closed for Holiday

Wednesday, December 24 - Monday, December 29
Richmond Art Center,
2540 Barrett Ave, Richmond, CA 94804 United States
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The Richmond Art Center is closed.

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Closed for Holiday

December 31, 2014 - January 1, 2015
Richmond Art Center,
2540 Barrett Ave, Richmond, CA 94804 United States
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The Richmond Art Center is closed.

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January 2015

Winter Scholarship Deadline

January 4, 2015
Richmond Art Center,
2540 Barrett Ave, Richmond, CA 94804 United States
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Deadline to apply for a scholarship for an adult or kids class or workshop during the Winter 2015 session. Apply online.

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Winter Classes Begin

January 6, 2015
Richmond Art Center,
2540 Barrett Ave, Richmond, CA 94804 United States
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Winter 2015 Classes Begin: January 6, 2015

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Winter Exhibitions Open

January 10, 2015
Richmond Art Center,
2540 Barrett Ave, Richmond, CA 94804 United States
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Enjoy the work of emerging and established Bay Area artists in our three winter exhibitions. View works by 50 local artists of African American descent in the 19th Annual The Art of Living Black; works by the Art Center’s talented professional artist-instructors; and the mixed-media work of Yisrael Feldsott which explores of the formal potentials of disparate materials to portray the gamut of the human experience. Read more about our current exhibitions.

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$190

Tools for Moving Metal

January 10, 2015 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Every day until January 11, 2015
Richmond Art Center,
2540 Barrett Ave, Richmond, CA 94804 United States
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Learn to make your own tools for chasing and repoussé. Create your own set of hardened and tempered steel tools as well as Delrin (hard plastic) tools in order to attend the Moving Metal class. All levels welcome. Materials fee of $40 – $50 due to instructor on first day. Must enroll at least one week before workshop. Taught by Shelly Cournoyer. Register online

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$350

The Northern California Enamel Guild presents: The Enameled Image

January 16, 2015 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Every day until January 18, 2015
Richmond Art Center,
2540 Barrett Ave, Richmond, CA 94804 United States
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Working from personal sketches and reference images, in this three-day workshop participants will learn how to draw and paint using vitreous enamel. Starting with sheet copper, students will transform their source images into works of art. Participants will create new work through enamel sifting processes, underglaze pencils, ceramic oxides and overglaze painting. A strong direction with regard to personal imagery and mark making will help guide you through the workshop. Basic metalworking skills are helpful, but are not required. Art…

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Richmond Art Center Board Meeting

January 22, 2015 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Richmond Art Center,
2540 Barrett Ave, Richmond, CA 94804 United States
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Members and the public are invited to attend our monthly Board meetings, unless an Executive Session is called. Meetings are held in the Resource Room at the Art Center. Learn more about our Board of Directors here. 5:30 pm

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$60

Colorful Paper Weaving

January 25, 2015 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Richmond Art Center,
2540 Barrett Ave, Richmond, CA 94804 United States
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Learn how to weave with paper to create dynamic color compositions. Starting from an inspirational photograph, we will use traditional weave structures and free-form techniques. Color theory and pattern design will be incorporated in a fun way. The woven paper can be mounted to greeting cards or framed. Ideas generated can blossom into larger projects. $5 materials fee due to instructor. All levels welcome. Taught by Anastasia Azure. Register online

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$30

Glass Beads, Marbles & More Sampler Class

January 29, 2015 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Richmond Art Center,
2540 Barrett Ave, Richmond, CA 94804 United States
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Interested in Glass Beads, Marbles & More? Give it a try! Try your hand at beads, glass and flame in this one-day sampler class.Then sign up for the 5-week class. Taught by Ralph McCaskey. Register online

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Richmond Art Center
2540 Barrett Avenue
Richmond, California 94804
510.620.6772

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Hours
Tue – Sat, 10 am – 5 pm
Sun, noon – 5 pm (During Exhibitions)
Closed Mondays & Major Holidays.

Gallery admission is free.