The Effingham Art Guild’s next monthly meeting is on Tuesday February 9th at 7:00 pm at the Effingham Park District Recreation Center in Effingham. Our program for this meeting will be featuring John Smith’s Enameling techniques. John’s artistic techniques has evolved much throughout the years. He has sold many metal enameled pieces even over seas. Don’t miss this presentation to see for yourself his talents.
Effingham Art Guild holds its monthly meetings on the second Tuesday of every month from September through June at 7:00 pm. A different program is presented each month. The Guild invites anyone that may be interested in joining the Effingham Art Guild. Members do not have to be an artist to enjoy our meetings and programs. Many of the art guild members come just to enjoy visiting with the artists and seeing what they are doing. For more information contact Kristen Pryor at 217-821-4584. See us online at effinghamartguild.com.
The Effingham Artisan Fair 2010 is planned for April 24th from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. This event includes over 20 artists from across the region with paintings, pottery, jewelry, scultures, and much more. There are live demonstrations throughout the day.
Arts & Hearts
On April 23rd, from 5:00 to 8:00 pm there is a live art auction with great buys for everyone. Community Information booths, sidewalk chalk art, and a food fair will be available for that day.
Wine tasing will be available on April 23rd from 5:00pm to 10:00 pm and April 24th from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm. You will find wines from 10 regional wineries, wine for sale by the glass or bottle, and get lots of information about the area wineries
There will be live musical entertainment, a food fair, and a Kids Korner with ares and crafts will be available.
Enjoy the arts in Effingham, Illinois in April!!!
For additional information check out www.effinghamartisansfair.com.