Category Archives: Artwork Displays

Charles Bender Performing Arts Center

For All Artists Who Are Planning to Display Their Art at the Bender Center:

Set-up for the display is Monday, June 10, 2019 at 10:30 a.m.
The pre-showtime hours during which we need to be there are:

Friday, June 14 from 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Sunday, July 7 from 3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Friday, July 12 from 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Takedown is tentatively scheduled for Monday, July 15 at 10:30 a.m.

Our presence is requested at the pre-show so that we can discuss our art with the public.  This will afford us an excellent opportunity to market our artwork.  If you have unavoidable previous plans that prevent your coming to one of the events, please make sure that someone is there who can answer questions about your work.

Participants should plan on bringing 3-4 art pieces.  That number may need to be adjusted during hanging on June 10, depending on how many total works are there.  There is no harm in having one or two extra artworks on hand in case extra space is available.

We are also encouraged to invite friends and family members to attend one or more of the shows at the Center.  These are musical programs intended to provide an enjoyable evening for the whole family.  You can find the schedule or performances on their website.

The Bender Performing Arts Center is located at:

611 Higgins Street
Humble, TX  77338

As a reminder, to be eligible to hang your art you must be a paid member and have helped us in some way during this season.

If you mean to hang your art here with us, please respond with a phone number at which I can reach you.

Thanks,
Joel Salmons
joels1@comcast.net

 

Important Information

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To all Members Who Are Planning to Take Thursday’s Tour

Please DO NOT bring your art to the tour of the Charles Bender Performing Arts Center on Thursday, April 11!  This tour is meant to give us a look at the place where our art will be hanging.  Someone else’s art is there now.  We can better visualize this way how our own paintings will look.  We will find out later when we can bring pictures for display.

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To Everyone Who Has Art on Display at Dr. Nunnery’s Office

Dr. Nunnery is moving to a new location, so we need to remove all our art from there for the time being.  Thursday, April 18 at 1:45 p.m. is the day for you to come in to get your paintings.  Dr. Nunnery will let us know if we can bring our pieces back, sometime in June.  Please complete your removal before 4:00 p.m. on that day.

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An Amazing New Development

The newly re-opened Lake Houston YMCA has offered us an incredible opportunity!  Starting in May, LHAA will be teaching art classes for children at the Y!  Our own Joel Salmons, who has taught with the National Gallery of Art in Washington, D.C., has complete lesson plans for teaching different age groups of children.  The classes will be on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday evenings (one group on each day) for about an hour each.  We need some volunteers to help with the teaching.  Any amount of time on any of the three days is appreciated.  The lesson plans are great, and the classes should be a lot of fun.  For further information, contact Joel Salmons at:
joels1@comcast.net

 

Invitation to All Members

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For All Our Members:

Representatives of the Charles Bender Performing Arts Center in downtown Humble have invited our group to display our art at their center!  We will be meeting at the Center at 1:00 p.m. on Thursday, April 11 for a tour of the facility.  We will get to see where our art will be hanging.  We will also find our then on what day they would like us to bring in our art pieces.

We want all our members to be involved in this event!  If you have artwork that you would like to display at the center, come join us for the tour!

Charles Bender Performing Arts Center
611 Higgins St.
Humble, TX  77338

We do need to know exactly how many people will be hanging their art at the Center!   Please send a message to our coordinator, Lynda Feierabend at (lynda226@aol.com) if you are interested.

In case you are not familiar with it, the Charles Bender Performing Arts Center used to be the Charles Bender High School.  It was remodeled in 2014, and now, among other things, hosts a monthly concert series for the entire family.  So we will have a lot of viewers for our work, and the potential to make more sales!

Our New Art Display

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Our art is now on display at the office of Dr. Nunnery at Kingwood Medical Center.  The doctor and her staff were very excited and helpful as we arranged pieces of artwork in the waiting area and hallways of her office.  There is already interest in purchasing some of our paintings!

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The best news is that there is still room for at least 25 more works of art in the office!  We have an appointment to revisit the display on January 3, 2019 with more art.  So if you missed the opportunity to hang your work here, you will have another chance!  Stay tuned for further details about this event!

 

A New Art Display Opportunity

To All Our Members,

We have just heard of a marvelous new location for the display of our artwork!  A local doctor, Dr. Nunnery, who has an office behind Kingwood Medical Center, is very eager for us to hang our art in her office for display and sale.  There is a generous amount of wall space there, so we could probably accommodate quite a few pieces.

We will be at the office on Thursday, December 20, 2018 at 1:30 p.m. to receive and hang your art.  The address is:

Nunnery & Daniels
22710 Professional Dr. #202
Kingwood, TX  77339

PLEASE let us know by Friday, December 14, 2018 if you will be bringing in your art, and tell us how many pieces you will have, so we can plan how everything will be arranged.  Respond to:

lynda226@aol.com

We and Dr. Nunnery are very excited to be able to offer you this new venue!

P.S.  If you have never submitted a short artist bio to us, please be sure to put one together and bring it or email it.  It doesn’t need to be long.

Hoping to see you next Thursday!

 

Back in the Library

Our Artwork is on Display at the Kingwood Public Library Again!

At the request of the library, our society has brought some of our art pieces to display on their wall once again.  A notable addition is the wall of student art, contributed by some of our new student members.  Thank you, kids!

On Wednesday, June 27 at 4:00 p.m. the Kingwood Public Library will hold its official grand opening.  The Lake Houston Area Artists are invited to attend as their guests.  All of our members are welcome to attend, whether you have art hanging here or not.

Lets come help celebrate the return of our library!

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Kingwood Public Library is Back!

Not only is the library ready to come back, but they are very eager to have our art on their wall again!  On Monday, June 18 at 9:00 a.m. we are invited to bring pieces of art to the library to hang on their wall.  Any member who has volunteered to help us out is welcome to bring a piece of art (make sure it’s ready to hang) for display.  If you help us on the 18th with the hanging, that counts!

Of course it’s summer, and many of us are away on vacation or involved with summer activities, but let’s see how many works of art we can bring in to decorate the library.

And please mark your calendar for the library’s Grand Opening on Wednesday, June 27, at 4:00 p.m.  We are invited to attend!