Women’s Caucus for Art Michigan Chapter News

Michigan Chapter News Brenda Oelbaum founding president of the Michigan Chapter is running for president of WCA National She is encouraging all members through out the states at large or in established chapters to vote. Please see the two candidates’ letters in this issue of Artlines. A vote for Brenda Oelbaum is a vote forContinue reading “Women’s Caucus for Art Michigan Chapter News”

Inspiring Michigan Women’s Caucus for Art Workshop

We had a wonderfully inspiring workshop  April 28, 1-3:30pm at BrendaOArt Studio lead by Christy Kelly-Bentgen.  A great group of women gathered. We began utilizing Visual Thinking Strategies helped to identify some of the unifying ideas and motifs contained in Beverly Buchanan’s piece “Richard’s Home.” We then moved into a “free write” and collage around theContinue reading “Inspiring Michigan Women’s Caucus for Art Workshop”

JWAN call for 2011 NY National WCA Conference

CALL TO ARTISTS – Annual Juried Exhibition Jewish   Women   Artists’   Network A special interest group within the Women’s Caucus for Art (WCA) Sanctuaries in Time Columbia / Barnard University – Kraft Center for Jewish Life 606 West 115 th Street, New York, NY 10025 January 18 – March 1, 2011 Meet the Artists Reception: FebruaryContinue reading “JWAN call for 2011 NY National WCA Conference”

Welcome to one of our new members…

As our numbers grow we thought it would be nice to welcome new members on the blog! .  We invited recent members to share a bit of information about themselves so that we could share it with you.  If you would like your information to be featured here ( nearly-new members and long timers areContinue reading “Welcome to one of our new members…”

New Opportunity! Check it out…

Raices Taller 222 Art Gallery & Workshop presents our 6th Annual Exhibition of Art by Women Mujeres, Mujeres, Mujeres (Women, Women, Women) Our annual exhibition of art by women, Mujeres, Mujeres, Mujeres is always an exciting exhibition of painting, sculpture, photography and mixed media work by local, national and international women artists.  The work ranges from traditionalContinue reading “New Opportunity! Check it out…”

Michigan Chapter Update by Kathleen Letts

2010 started out with a burst of activity for the Michigan chapter of WCA.  Board President Brenda Oelbaum headed up the chapter’s organizational contribution to the National WCA Conference in Chicago in February. This  included organizing the bus tour of notable Chicago art venues for conference attendees, manning the entrance at the Lifetime Achievement Awards Dinner with theContinue reading “Michigan Chapter Update by Kathleen Letts”

Support This Years Lifetime Achievement Awards!

Support the WCA-LAA and you could be the proud owner of this amazing lithograph “The Life Cycle of the Moth” by Chicago artist Eleanor Speiss-Ferris. MESSAGE FROM YURIKO TAKATA Fundraising Chair PLEASE SUPPORT THE  LAA  FUNDRAISING RAFFLE The WCA Lifetime Achievement Awards are a proud 30 year tradition of honoring women who make significant contributionsContinue reading “Support This Years Lifetime Achievement Awards!”

New WCA President

MI WCA extends their congratulations to the new WCA president! PRISCILLA OTANI IS THE NEW PRESIDENT-ELECT OF WCA The votes have been received and counted and we are pleased to announce Priscilla Otani as the new President-elect. She will serve as President after Janice Nesser’s two-year term, which starts in February 2010 at the Chicago conference. Priscilla’s presidency willContinue reading “New WCA President”