25th Annual Holiday Membership

12/4/2020

25th Annual Holiday Membership

Award Winners

Art, All Ages

View a 6 minute video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BtHoM_BaE6w&t=21s The Plymouth Arts Center announces the award winners for its 25th Annual Holiday Membership Exhibit, “Small Works,” in Gallery 110 North. This year, despite the pandemic, 85 PAC members submitted entries for the show. All current members and newly registered members were invited to apply. Patrick Robison, Elkhart Lake, judged the show and selected 14 award winners. Patrick received his Bachelor of Fine Arts and Master’s Degree in Ceramics from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. He taught ceramics at the John Michael Kohler Arts Center and at Lakeland University. Along with his wife Karen, they own Two Fish Gallery in Elkhart Lake, WI. His work includes clay, metal, glass, and mixed media.

Patrick’s Statement about the show: “It was and honor to judge the 2020 Holiday Membership Exhibit and exciting to see the incredible diversity represented by the PAC member artists. Determining awards is challenging, enjoyable, and done with serious attention given to each entry. Brief comments accompany each of the awarded works. Most importantly, now more than ever, I encourage new and longtime members to continue your artistic journeys with renewed enthusiasm. The value of the communally sharing of creative expression is priceless.”

Holiday Membership Exhibit Award Winners:
Best of Show Award: Shirley Sohre, photography, “Artistic Anarchy” First Place: Jane Kautzer, photography, “The Joy of Summer” Second Place: Evie Grasse, watercolor painting, “After the Roundup” Third Place: Barbara Dellger, fiber arts, “Autumn Hideaway” Robert Heuel, O.P.A. Award, Wanda Yuhas Weller, ink, “Waiting to be Noticed” Merit Awards were won by:
William Brusky, photography, “Milkweed”
Denise Presnell, oil & cold wax collage painting, “This Nor That”
Micki High, oil and cold wax painting, “Untitled” Eileen Urness, polymer clay, “House of Glass”
Mark & Sylvia Mondloch, forged iron, “Iron Rose”
Dick Bemis, wood turned white oak burl, “Bad Storm Brewing”
Ann Juneau, watercolor painting, “Silver Springs Trail”
Lee Sternard, watercolor painting, “Winter Sentinels”
Barbara Ramm, photography, “Metallic Decoration on Wood”

Many of the pieces showcased in this show are for sale and would make perfect Christmas gifts. The show will be on display in Gallery 110 North through Friday, January15th, 2021.Presenting sponsors for the Holiday Membership Show are: Paul and Kathy Sartori, and Season Sponsors, Sargento, Masters Gallery, the Sartori Company, Wisconsin Arts Board, and Love 98.5fm Radio Station.

Gallery 110 North is located in the Plymouth Arts Center, 520 E. Mill Street. Regular gallery hours are Tuesday-Friday 10AM to 4PM and Saturday and Sunday, 1-3PM. Closed on Mondays and Holidays. Admission to the gallery is always free. Guests are invited to visit the Gift Shop also featuring the artwork of PAC Members.

Upcoming Events

Saturday, May 29, 2021

Plymouth Gateway Arch Dedication

From Cheeseville to the Cheese Capital of the World

10am to 3pm

Community Event, All Ages

Please join us for the Plymouth Gateway Arch Ribbon Cutting Ceremony and Celebration! The Plymouth Advancement Association, in partnership with the Plymouth Arts Center, Plymouth Chamber of Commerce, and Plymouth Historical Society, invites the community to attend “From Cheeseville to the Cheese Capital of the World.” This celebration to dedicate the Plymouth Gateway Arch and restored Railroad Trestle, will be held in historic downtown Plymouth, Wisconsin, Saturday, May 29th from 10am to 3pm (with a rain date of Sun. May 30.) Admission for this fun, family event is free.

June 4-5, 2021

Spring Art Tour “Northern Moraine Spring Art Tour”

Two-Day Self-Guided Art Tour

10am

Art, All Ages

Click here to view the 2021 Spring Art Tour Guide

Click Here for a Printable PDF Spring Art Tour Guide More than 40 artists at 16 different venues await you this spring for the 7th Annual Northern Moraine Spring Art Tour. You’ll have a chance to meet painters, potters, furniture makers; fiber, glass, metal and leather artists, photographers and more. There will be demos, door prizes, and the opportunity to purchase original, fine art directly from the artists who created it. Admission is free!

Sat., June 5, 2021

FREE FAMILY ROCK PAINTING

During the Spring Art Tour

10am-2pm

Community Event, All Ages

Click Here for Info Sheet Are you looking for a fun family event? The Plymouth Arts Center has it! Free Family Rock Painting! Drop in Saturday, June 5th from 10am to 2pm during the Spring Art Tour. Join Education Coordinator, Tricia Roberts, as she leads FAMILY ROCK PAINTING on the PAC PLAZA. Paint rocks for fun and decorate our community! Find PAC’s special rock & win a prize! All supplies provided!

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