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Established in 1973

 

  


Coral Springs Artist Guild
P. O. Box 9661
Coral Springs, FL 33075

 

Email: Ezi@comcast.net

Phone: 954-775-0313


 

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Coral Springs Festival of Arts

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Members of the Board:


 

President & Web Designer

Ezi Algazi

ezi@comcast.net

954-775-0313


 

Vice President

Robert Grauer

grauerrobert@gmail.com


 

2nd Vice President

Loretta Herman

lorettasartwork@icloud.com


 

Treasurer

Lester Wolfe

lvwolfe2@gmail.com


 

Recording Secretary

Natalee Jones

Natalee_Jones@bellsouth.net


 

Property Chairperson

Al Rosenfeld

954-735-3747


 

Membership &

Newsletter & Email & SAC Printing

Janet Little

jml2139@earthlink.net


 

Event Coordinator

Isabel Perez

isabelperezsalazar@

gmail.com


 

Event Programs

Terry Molina

terrybinky@bellsouth.net


 

En Plein Air Coordinator

Carol Thaw

Carolannart@comcast.net

954-389-0374


 

Social Media Coordinator & Scholars Award

Deborah Gregg

debthinks@comcast.net


 

Publicity - Press Secretary

Chris Cruz

cc43green@bellsouth.net


 

Board Advisor

Eleanor Richter &

Robert Richter

relrichter@bellsouth.net


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Art For Sale by Coral Springs Artists Guild Artists

To view click above

 

 

Monthly Meetings Open to the Public

 

at the Coral Springs Museum of Art

2rd floor classroom on the right

Next meeting will be held on:

  Thursday May 1st, 7:00pm

Executive Board Members and Volunteers meeting (6:30PM)

7:00pm we will have our Annual ELECTION

 

Guest Speaker will be Tereza Hazelton

        

Tereza at the Louvre Museum in Paris

 

** All of our meetings are held on the 1st Thursday of each month

 

Monthly Meetings Open to the Public

 

   

RSVP to Carol Thaw - 954-389-0374

Meet on Wednesday April 23thrd, 10am

at the Spanish Monastery

16711 W. Dixie HWY, North Miami Beach, FL 33160

 

   

 

   

 

Election for 2014 Board Members

Voting will be Thursday May 1st during our Monthly Meeting

 

If you are interested in running for Office or would like to fill

one of our Volunteer Title. Please, feel Free to do so.

Many of our Board Members and Volunteers have been serving for many years

and would be happy to be relieved from their post.

 

Elected Offices

 

President...................

Vice President...........

2nd Vice President....

Treasurer...................

Recording Secretary..

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Running for Office

 

Ezi Algazi              & YOU

Robert Grauer       & YOU

Chris Cruz             & YOU

Isabel Perez         & YOU

Natalee Jones      & YOU

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Volunteer Positions

 

Webmaster........................

Newsletter.........................

Membership......................

Social Media.....................

Scholars Award.................

Shows Scout.....................

Shows Scout.....................

Publicity............................

En Plain Air Coordinator...

Event Coordinator.............

Event Programs.................

Property Chairperson........

Board Advisor....................

Board Advisor....................

Board Advisor....................

Volunteers

 

Ezi Algazi

Janet Little (Open)

Janet Little

Deborah Gregg

Deborah Gregg

Chris Cruz

Lydia de la Cerda

OPEN (You)

Carol Thaw

Isabel Perez

OPEN  (You)

Al Rosenfeld

Eleanor Richter

Robert Richter

Loretta Herman

 

All these positions are non-paying positions and you pay your dues and show fees like everyone else.

However the Rewards are endless, you get to meet and know some very influential people in the art scene.

Galleries and Museum look up to people that are serving the Arts and it will look great in your Biography.

You see how the organization works and spend time with fellow artist.

All the positions (except one) you get to work at your own time, your own pace and won't take much of your time.

If you would like to help or replace any of our volunteers please let us know.

 

  

Monthly Meetings Open to the Public

Monthly Meetings Open to the Public

 

  

"ArtPril Expressions"

Coral Springs Artist Guild April Lobby Juried Show

is open to all South Florida Artists

 

 

Calendar

    

April 28th ……....…………………..Pick-Up

10:00am - Noon. 

 

Awards:

 

Best in Show          Lynne Kroll

2nd Place               Tereza Hazelton

3rd Place                Carol Thaw

 

Merit Award:     

               Gisela Bender  -  Robert Grauer  -  Grace Fishenfeld

 

Honorable Mention:

                Jerry Saxon  -  Deborah Gregg  -  Loretta Herman

 

 ** Tom Rosetti will be judged the show.  

 

 

 

 

 

Monthly Meetings Open to the Public

 

Broward Art Guild    

 

Coral Springs Artist Guild Members only

(3 days) show at the Broward Art Guild Gallery

This is not a juried show, that mean that all your work will be accepted

the only restrictions are: Sizes and all work must be framed and ready to hang.

You can enter up to 5 pieces depending on the sizes.

**Entree Fee is $30 ***Smaller reasonable priced art have sold in the past.

 

 

Calendar

 

May 7th……….............Entry Deadline

All entries must be postmarked no later than this date.

 

May 17th………...…..…………... Intake

At the BAG Gallery 1pm - 3pm

 

May 23th ……....……………….… Reception & Pick-Up

Time will be posted soon

 

Chris Cruz founder of this show is also putting it together

any Questions email her cc43green@bellsouth.net or

email Ezi Algazi

 

 

BAG Prospectus

 

 

 

 

Monthly Meetings Open to the Public

3151 University Drive, Coral Springs, FL 33071
Click here to get directions from Google Maps.

 

 

Coral Springs Artist Guild Members Only Show

 

Calendar

 

July 30th……….............Entry Deadline

All entries must be postmarked no later than this date.

 

August 5th………...…..…………... Intake

At the Library 10:30am - 12:30pm

 

August 9th ……....……………….… Reception

2:00pm

 

September 29th ……....…………………..Pick-Up

**This is a 2 month show

 

**Prospectus will be available later

 

Monthly Meetings Open to the Public

FAMILY FUNDAY: Chalk Painting @ BizArt (JAN. 11)

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAThis Family Funday is in conjunction with our 4th Annual Chalk it Up for Art! — a street painting festival, open to participation from the general public and professional artists. Bring your family to create your own image out of chalk. The fun begins at 3pm! This is a FREE Family Funday activity, however, we ask you to RSVP, so we will be sure to have enough supplies (chalk) on hand for everyone to use. Call (954) 340-5000 for more details. For this Family Funday, we suggest you arrive early in order to partake in the BizArt Festival.

The BizArt Festival is Saturday, January 11 from 8:30 am to 4 pm. The festival, which will take place in Downtown Coral Springs, 9400 W. Sample Road, will feature live bands, face painting, food trucks, local artists, a Green Market and much more. Visitors will have a chance to enjoy local up and coming artists, as well as taste delicious local foods and snack on meals from food trucks. The event is free and parking will be available at the Financial Plaza and City Hall South.

- See more at: http://coralspringsmuseum.org/family-funday-chalk-painting-bizart-jan-11/#sthash.neVM1i4Q.dpuf

FAMILY FUNDAY: Chalk Painting @ BizArt (JAN. 11)

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAThis Family Funday is in conjunction with our 4th Annual Chalk it Up for Art! — a street painting festival, open to participation from the general public and professional artists. Bring your family to create your own image out of chalk. The fun begins at 3pm! This is a FREE Family Funday activity, however, we ask you to RSVP, so we will be sure to have enough supplies (chalk) on hand for everyone to use. Call (954) 340-5000 for more details. For this Family Funday, we suggest you arrive early in order to partake in the BizArt Festival.

The BizArt Festival is Saturday, January 11 from 8:30 am to 4 pm. The festival, which will take place in Downtown Coral Springs, 9400 W. Sample Road, will feature live bands, face painting, food trucks, local artists, a Green Market and much more. Visitors will have a chance to enjoy local up and coming artists, as well as taste delicious local foods and snack on meals from food trucks. The event is free and parking will be available at the Financial Plaza and City Hall South.

- See more at: http://coralspringsmuseum.org/family-funday-chalk-painting-bizart-jan-11/#sthash.neVM1i4Q.dpuf

FAMILY FUNDAY: Chalk Painting @ BizArt (JAN. 11)

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAThis Family Funday is in conjunction with our 4th Annual Chalk it Up for Art! — a street painting festival, open to participation from the general public and professional artists. Bring your family to create your own image out of chalk. The fun begins at 3pm! This is a FREE Family Funday activity, however, we ask you to RSVP, so we will be sure to have enough supplies (chalk) on hand for everyone to use. Call (954) 340-5000 for more details. For this Family Funday, we suggest you arrive early in order to partake in the BizArt Festival.

The BizArt Festival is Saturday, January 11 from 8:30 am to 4 pm. The festival, which will take place in Downtown Coral Springs, 9400 W. Sample Road, will feature live bands, face painting, food trucks, local artists, a Green Market and much more. Visitors will have a chance to enjoy local up and coming artists, as well as taste delicious local foods and snack on meals from food trucks. The event is free and parking will be available at the Financial Plaza and City Hall South.

- See more at: http://coralspringsmuseum.org/family-funday-chalk-painting-bizart-jan-11/#sthash.neVM1i4Q.dpuf

 

FAMILY FUNDAY: Chalk Painting @ BizArt (JAN. 11)

Call to Artists: “artEpicurean”

call to artists logoThe Coral Springs Museum of Art invites artists from the Coral Springs Artist Guild and/or ArtServe to submit 2 dimensional artworks relating to epicurean delight – food, beverage, preparation or experience to be showcased during the Museum’s Annual Masterpiece Event – Chefs Challenge.

Exhibition Dates – April 30 – May 31, 2014

About the Exhibition:  Works will be displayed in the Museum Lobby and featured during the Museum’s Annual Masterpiece Event – Chefs Challenge.  All work must be available for sale.

Work will be judged and recognized with awards: Best in Show, 1st, 2nd and 3rd places. Patrons attending the event will select People’s Choice.

Best in Show artwork will be showcased and used as the official image for the event on all collateral and marketing materials.

About the Event:  Food, wine and art make this event one for everyone to savor.  A friendly competition among the area’s top chefs is certain to make for a flavorful, interesting evening.  Guests will be the judges selecting their favorite dish, drink and work of art.

Click the link for full details: Call to Artists – Chefs Challenge “artEpicurean.”

- See more at: http://coralspringsmuseum.org/call-to-artists-artepicurean/#sthash.u4ZwyBlB.dpuf

 

Image: Loretta Herman

 

Open Competition to members of:

Coral Springs Artist Guild and ArtServe

"Food Theme"

Intake is Saturday April 12th 10am - Noon

If interested contact the Museum ASAP

 

Masterpiece Event:
Chefs Challenge
 
   
On Thursday May 1, 2014, art enthusiasts and cultural patrons can "eat their art out" at Coral Springs Museum of Art's The Masterpiece Event: Chefs Challenge.

 
Guests can enjoy dishes from popular restaurants and vote on their favorite bite of the night while enjoying drinks, live entertainment and auctions. Proceeds of the night will benefit the Coral Springs Museum of Art.

Call to Artists: “artEpicurean”

call to artists logoThe Coral Springs Museum of Art invites artists from the Coral Springs Artist Guild and/or ArtServe to submit 2 dimensional artworks relating to epicurean delight – food, beverage, preparation or experience to be showcased during the Museum’s Annual Masterpiece Event – Chefs Challenge.

Exhibition Dates – April 30 – May 31, 2014

About the Exhibition:  Works will be displayed in the Museum Lobby and featured during the Museum’s Annual Masterpiece Event – Chefs Challenge.  All work must be available for sale.

Work will be judged and recognized with awards: Best in Show, 1st, 2nd and 3rd places. Patrons attending the event will select People’s Choice.

Best in Show artwork will be showcased and used as the official image for the event on all collateral and marketing materials.

About the Event:  Food, wine and art make this event one for everyone to savor.  A friendly competition among the area’s top chefs is certain to make for a flavorful, interesting evening.  Guests will be the judges selecting their favorite dish, drink and work of art.

Click the link for full details: Call to Artists – Chefs Challenge “artEpicurean.”

- See more at: http://coralspringsmuseum.org/call-to-artists-artepicurean/#sthash.u4ZwyBlB.dpuf

 

Call to Artists: “artEpicurean”

call to artists logoThe Coral Springs Museum of Art invites artists from the Coral Springs Artist Guild and/or ArtServe to submit 2 dimensional artworks relating to epicurean delight – food, beverage, preparation or experience to be showcased during the Museum’s Annual Masterpiece Event – Chefs Challenge.

Exhibition Dates – April 30 – May 31, 2014

About the Exhibition:  Works will be displayed in the Museum Lobby and featured during the Museum’s Annual Masterpiece Event – Chefs Challenge.  All work must be available for sale.

Work will be judged and recognized with awards: Best in Show, 1st, 2nd and 3rd places. Patrons attending the event will select People’s Choice.

Best in Show artwork will be showcased and used as the official image for the event on all collateral and marketing materials.

About the Event:  Food, wine and art make this event one for everyone to savor.  A friendly competition among the area’s top chefs is certain to make for a flavorful, interesting evening.  Guests will be the judges selecting their favorite dish, drink and work of art.

Click the link for full details: Call to Artists – Chefs Challenge “artEpicurean.”

- See more at: http://coralspringsmuseum.org/call-to-artists-artepicurean/#sthash.u4ZwyBlB.dpuf

Info & Entry Form

 

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*** For more information visit the Museum website or call the Museum.

  

 

                

Monthly Meetings Open to the Public

Florida Birds

WOW! What an Amazing Weekend, we had a Great Time.

 

From right to left:

Janet, Ezi, Pat, Lydia, Lester, Chris, Isabel, Deborah and Catherine

 

                           

Jene Rizzo                             Barbara Capeletti                                 Deborah Gregg                               Bob Aylward                       

 

Marisol Rojas

 

Click on photos to enlarge

 

 

 

 

Only $15 for BAG Members,
$20 for Non-Members

 

Photographing Your Art! 

Saturday, March 22nd,
10:00am - Noon

 

Learn the art of photographing your art for Publications, Online Juried Exhibition Submissions and Your Website. Join Broward County resident and one of America's top photographers of fine art for an informative, interactive workshop. Come with all your important questions.

 

There will be a live photography demonstration.

 

Visit website for more information
or to register

 

Tim McAfee is a commercial photographer living and working in South Florida for over 25 years. Acquiring a reputation as a photographer of fine art, photographing artwork for artists, books and catalogues has been a specialty of Tim's for over 30 years. The museums on his client list include the Guggenheim, the Met, the Whitney, and the National. Locally they include the Lowe Art Museum, Miami Art Museum, the Museum of Contemporary Art and the Ah-Tah-Thi-Ki Museum of the Seminole Tribe of Florida as well as numerous national retail stores, artists and galleries.


A graduate of the University of Miami with a double major in both photography and graphic design, Tim's career includes being Studio Manager at Willard Associates. Here he learned how to promote and visually market businesses and the intricacies of photographing artwork. In 1991, Tim opened City Light Studio, a 3000 sq. ft. studio with a 50 foot wrap-around cyclorama, a large dressing area and a full darkroom. Today City Light Studio exists as McAfee Photography where Tim still shoots both studio and location work. Tim has a proven ability to decrease customer costs by providing color correct files, and is known for helping customers distance themselves from the competition.
 www.mcafeephotography.com 

 

Cost:

BAG Members $15

Non-BAG Members $20

Children 10-18 $10

                  

3280 NE 32nd Street

Fort Lauderdale, FL 33308

(View Map)

 

Regular Gallery Hours: 

Wed., Fri., & Sat. Noon-9pm. Thu. Noon-6pm. 

 

   

 

OPPORTUNITY FOR ARTISTS

  

NINTH ANNUAL  

 

 

SUNDAY, MARCH 23 FROM 12- 4.

 

 

SEEKING ARTISTS AND FINE CRAFTSPEOPLE TO EXHIBIT AND SELL AT THIS POPULAR FORT LAUDERDALE COMMUNITY EVENT.


IT WILL BE HAPPENING AT ANNIE BECK AND VICTORIA PARKS IN VICTORIA PARK, FORT LAUDERDALE, PRIZES WILL BE GIVEN FOR BEST IN SHOW AND 4 HONORABLE MENTIONS.

 

Deadline for entries is March 7

 

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION AND AN APPLICATION, PLEASE EMAIL JEANNE DAWSON LALLI AT jjlima@aol.com, or CALL 954 462 4347. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


          Monthly Meetings Open to the Public


 

 

Isabel Perez art work was selected in Art Florida 2014 in Fort Lauderdale, Art Serve

 


 

Executive Board Member Meeting at the Museum

 

             

 

 

                      

 


 

    

 

Isabel Perez at the Bizz Town in Downtown Coral Springs

A new Art reach program "Art and Autism" at the Coral Springs Museum of Art

 


 

Image

 

Blog click  above

 


 

Sergio A Ramos

Google pages  .......   Blogs

 


 

Congratulations! Chris Cruz, our publicity person

Great Article on Chris Cruz in this Month Paklander

 

      

**Click on article to read it


 

Two pages article about about Coral Springs Artist Guild 40th Anniversary

Click on the cover above and check out page 3, page 18 and 19

 

        

 

Article in this June Coral Springs/Parkland LIFE issue page 34

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We made it in the Newspaper again, September 30th - October 6th, 2013

**Click on article to read it

Thanks to our press secretary Chris Cruz


For more information click on above picture

 

Coconut Grove Arts Festival® 2014 
Show Dates: 2/15/14 - 2/17/14 
 

Coral Springs Arts & Crafts Festival - 10th Annual ART SECTION (Coral Springs, FL) March 2014 - Coral Springs, Florida
OPEN DATE: 6/20/2013
DEADLINE: 3/12/2014

Jury Fee: $25.00
Event Dates: 3/15/2014 - 3/16/2014

This event receives great support from the Coral Springs Art Festival Committee, a large group of volunteers who serve to help make this a rewarding event. Also involved is the Mayor, City Council and sponsorship from major companies. The show has grown significantly over the past fouryears.
If you are an artist applying for this show, please use this application.
Artists who are invited to this show will be placed in the art section. This application is for placement in the ARTIST SECTION.

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CityPlace Art Festival - 4th Annual (West Palm Beach, FL) March 2014 - West Palm Beach, Florida
OPEN DATE: 6/20/2013
DEADLINE: 3/26/2014

Jury Fee: $25.00
Event Dates: 3/29/2014 - 3/30/2014

CityPlace, located in downtown West Palm Beach, is a beautiful downtown shopping district. This retail empire, which is rich in European architecture, includes ten fine restaurants, an 20 screen theater, a cultural city theatre, scores of high end shops, and private high end residences. Combine beautiful architecture, breath taking fountains, and quaint sidewalk cafes and we have the great venue in fine art affairs.

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Jupiter Art Fest by the Sea - 26th Annual (Jupiter-Juno Beach, FL) March 2014 - Jupiter-Juno Beach, Florida
OPEN DATE: 6/20/2013
DEADLINE: 3/5/2014

Jury Fee: $25.00
Event Dates: 3/8/2014 - 3/9/2014

Ranked as one of the top art shows in the country by Sunshine Artist. A favorite among patrons & artists; the event stretches along the oceanfront on A1A. The crowds are tremendous and the venue is ideal. This area of Palm Beach is one of the nation’s wealthiest communities. The show fills up quickly so apply soon!

 

 


Coral Springs, FL Custom Frames

Caran Art and Frame

Caran Art and Frame in Coral Springs, FL is a national award-winning frame shop offering quality custom framing services.

 

Caran will have a section in their Gallery dedicated to Coral Springs Artist Guild

Every 2 month, 3 to 4 of our members will be displaying their work in the Caran Gallery.

There is No entree fee but there will be a small commission on sold pieces.

 Acceptance will be based on first come first served basis, so hurry up and

email Ezi Algazi     ezi@comcast.net

 


NEW Tips  2014

 

Spolier           Why             Motivation

 

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25 ways to sell your work        Critique

 

Pear Martini      Brushes     Palette Knife    Keep it Clean     3 Lessons on Still Life

 

Be Smooth       Get Unstuck        Keep it Clean       Comparison    How to Workshop

 

Tip  of the week from Daniel Edmondson studio

Turn up the volume

  



 

Established in 1973

 

 


Monthly Meetings

at Coral Springs Museum of Art

Thursday May 1st,  7:00pm

** All of our meetings are held on the 1st Thursday of each month

Critique after the meeting


 

  Members websites


 

  Ezi Algazi

  Fine Art Studio

 

  Robert Grauer

 

  Isabel Perez Salazar

 

  Judy Swerlick

 

  Linda Stegman

 

  Carol Ann Thaw

 

  Barbara Capeletti

 

  Lynne Kroll

 

  Deborah Gregg

 

  Patrick Goonan

 

  Sergio A Ramos ...Blog

 

  Lydia de la Cerda

 

  Nayla Yared

 

  Jerry Saxon

 


**Any member who wish to have their website linked email   

  ezi@comcast.net


 

Rosario Gia

 

We will create a web-page for each of our members that asks for it

You control what goes on your web-page, send us the information and we will create it for you

It doesn't get any easier than this: email to: ezi@comcast.net or call 954-775-0313


 

We value your opinion.

Please let us know how we can improve.

  Click above or

  Email them to:

  ezi@comcast.net

 


 

 

March 2014 Newsletter

To view it click above


 

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