Wednesday, May 6, 2015

It's time to Raise The Roof!

Join the Seguin Art League for a night of entertainment and fundraising! 
All proceeds will go toward the restoration of 104 S. Austin St - the new home of
 the Seguin Art League and Arts Center. 

By donating you become a part of the Square Foot Club,
enabling us to renovate 1 square foot of our new Arts Center!


DONATE BY MAIL: P.O. Box 445, Seguin, TX 78156

DONATE BY CREDIT CARD: www.seguinartleague.com
The Seguin Art League is a 501c3 non-profit organization. Donations are tax deductible.

Winners Announced! Elementary/Middle School Show

We had many beautiful submissions by some very talented young artists for the annual Elementary/Middle School show this year! A big thank you to all the students who participated and a big congratulations to all of your for being in the show!


And the winners are....

ELEMENTARY:
1. watercolor              Blue Diamond Dinner  Ily Stamm
2. pencil                      Pony Love                          Aubree Newberg
3. acrylic                      God’s Creation                  Brianna Ablin
4. mixed media            Queen of the Iceberg           Olivia Busskohl
5. acrylic                      E.P.A.                                  Megan Ohnheiser
6. watercolor              Kandinsky Inspired          Jerimiah Acevedo
7. pencil                      The Man with No Name  Chandler Stephensen
8. acrylic                      Brothers Playing Ball   Kalen Carper
9. colored pencil          Rain Forest                          Alexander Ablin
10. acrylic              Nectar Sipper                  Lesley Williamson

MIDDLE SCHOOL:
1st     paper                   Giant Chinese Dragon        Angel Barraza
2nd    pencil              A Dragonfly’s View            Jenni Ibarra
3rd     marker              Shifting Circles                   Beanna Valadez
Honorable Mentions:
HM 1: ceramic      My Flower Pot                               Anna Flores
HM 2: photography     Fire                                                 Alexandria Maske
HM 3: mixed media    Self-Portrait                                    Jettie McMahon
HM 4: photography    This Duck is Going for Big Fish    Justin Ablin




Monday, April 13, 2015

Call for Entries - 6th Annual High School Art Show


We're now taking entries now for the 6th Annual High School Art Show! 
CLICK HERE to download the entry form and please print and bring in with your entries. 

ELIGIBILITY
Open to students in grades 9-12.

RULES
1. All media accepted. Maximum of 2 artworks per student.
2. Artwork must be ready for display. 2-D pieces must be ready to hang (wired frames/canvases)
3. Artwork dimensions cannot exceed 36” in any direction
4. Artwork will be handled with all possible care. The Art League is not responsible for damage.

AWARDS ***Artist or parent must be present at the reception to receive cash award ***
First Place - $100.00
Second Place - $75.00
Third Place - $50.00
Honorable Mention - $20.00

ENTRY FEES, FORMS, DATES
No fee for entry. SAL commission policy: 25% of any artwork sold.
Artwork must be delivered to the Selig Room, Guadalupe Regional Medical Center, 1215 E. Court Street on Saturday, May 2, between 10:00 and 12:00 noon.
Pick-up artwork on Sunday, May 3 at 4 pm after the reception. Artwork not picked up will be disposed of.


AWARDS RECEPTION Sunday, May 3, 2015, 2:00 - 4:00 pm on the relaxing patio at The Power Plant Texas Grill, 2006 Stockdale Highway, Seguin. (Across from Starcke Park on the Guadalupe River)

CLICK HERE to download the entry form and please print and bring in with your entries. 

Friday, March 27, 2015

CelebrARTe Pictures


The Artsfest celebrARTe event was a great success! 
We had a wonderful turnout and some beautiful work by 
talented local artists. Much thanks to everyone who 
provided art for the event, to all volunteers and com-
mittee members and to everyone who came out for the event! 







Winners Announced: Brushstrokes Show

We had a fabulous turnout for the annual Brushstrokes show this year! Thank you to everyone who participated and came out to enjoy the show!
The three winners are: 

1st - Life Layers by Dee Dee Dale
2nd - Finally by Margie Norman
3rd - Deep in the Woods by Prudy Kinsel





Wednesday, March 11, 2015

ARTSFEST celebrARTe
























Join us March 21st for our ARTSFEST celebrARTe event

benefiting the local arts in Sequin and the renovation 

of the Klein Opera House, Seguin Art League's new home. 


Admission includes:
• Keepsake wine glass     Wine tasting by Blue Lotus Winery
• Beer tasting by Sequin Brewing Company    • Appetizers by Power Plant Texas Grill
• Live entertainment by Dirty River Dixie Band

TICKETS: 
$25 at Gift & Gourmet, Chamber, and Court Street Coffee Shop
$30 at the door

Texas Theatre, 425 N. Austin St, Seguin, Texas
*limited tickets available


Photo by Darryl Patrick "White Cross"
Sculpture by Marika Bordes "Mask"
Watercolor by Robin Roberts Walker "Turquoise Lagoon"

Sunday, March 1, 2015

Call for Entries - Annual Brushstrokes Show

We're now accepting entries for our annual Brushstrokes show! Details are below, click here to download the prospectus/entry form. We hope to see you there!

Eligibility:
  1. Open to all artists, age 18 and over
  2. Artwork must be painted media – watercolor, oil, acrylic, etc. and must be ready to hang.
  3. Outside frame dimensions cannot exceed 48” in any direction
  4. Artwork must not have previously been entered in a Seguin Art League show
  5. Insurance coverage is the artists’ responsibility. All artwork will be handled with all possible care.
  6. Artwork must be for sale. Seguin Art League commission policy: 25% on all artwork sold.

AWARDS (All People’s Choice)
1st = $100.00   2nd = $75.00   3rd = $50.00
 Artist does not need to be present to win.

ENTRY FEES, FORMS, DATES

MEMBERS = $10.00 entry fee per artwork; NON-MEMBERS = $15.00 entry fee per artwork

Artwork, entry form, and payment must be delivered to the Selig Room, Guadalupe Regional Medical Center, 1215 E. Court Street on Saturday, March 14 between 11am – 12:30 pm.

Pick-up artwork on Saturday, March 28 between 10-11 am.

RECEPTION Thursday March 19, 6:00-7:00 pm 

For entry form and prospectus CLICK HERE.