dcsimg

Art in the Park event showcases a wide range of work

on Thursday,August 26,2010 21:08

Woman+painting_2144_19931786_0_0_7066150_300.jpg

Artists and those in related fields may gain inspiration from attending galleries, fashion shows or other events that support creative thought. Photographers, fashion designers and painters may benefit from being informed as to current trends in the arts.

In an effort to promote designers and artists, the Highland Arts Council is holding its seventh annual Art in the Park event. The two-day exhibit will feature works for sale by over 70 professional artists and will be held this October in Highland, Illinois.

Art in the Park is free and open to the public, and will feature original works in a wide range of mediums, including watercolor, oil and acrylic, clay, glass, drawing and pastels, fabric and fiber, wood, sculpture, photography, jewelry, graphics and printmaking as well as mixed media. Artwork will be exhibited and offered for sale in outdoor booths.

"We attract talented artists from the Metro East and St. Louis and as far away as Oregon and the East Coast," said Lynnette Schuepbach, event chairperson and vice president of the Highland Art Council. "Art lovers will find one-of-a-kind pieces in a wide range of prices."

Throughout the event, glass bead makers, plein air painters and a wire sculptor will be holding demonstrations at their booths. In addition, two local muralists will be creating a mural on site, which will be displayed on the exterior of a public building in Highland upon completion.
Refine School Matches
Hide filters
  • SUBJECT Clear All

    See More

  • DEGREE

    See More

  • PROGRAM TYPE

  • START TIME

    LOCATION
    Please enter valid US or Canada Zip.
            Results open in new window

            Searching Searching ...

            Matching School Ads
            Graphic & Web Design (BS)
            • Online and Bachelor's programs include B.S. in Advertising, B.S. in Web Design, B.A. in Interior Design, and more
            • Curriculum focus on preparing students for a creative career by teaching them the fundamentals of advertising and design
            • Students can choose from courses that cover areas such as advertising concepts, art direction, experience design, and online marketing
            • Over 50 locations nationwide, with a student support team dedicated to helping students grow
            • Flexible Scheduling
            • Financial Aid
            • Transferable Credits
            Graphic Design, Bachelor of Science (Online)
            • Full Sail’s curriculum combines elements of creativity, art, business and life skills, technical prowess, and academic achievement.
            • Full Sail offers accelerated programs, so a degree that would normally take four years takes 24 months on average.
            • Students work with industry-standard tools and technologies, allowing them to gain practical knowledge and real-world experience.
            • Join us on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and Instagram to interact with our community, read about grad success, and see campus images.
            • Online Courses
            • Education Connection is a 100% Free College Matching Service used by 50,000 People Daily.
            • Get Matched to the Right IT, Computer Science, Cybersecurity, Software and Application Development, Web Design or Technology Management Degree Program for YOU.
            • Affordable and Flexible Information Technology Degree Programs from Top Colleges Across the Nation. Both Online And Campus!
            • Just Fill Out a Few Questions and You Can Find Your Perfect IT/Computer Science Degree Program Within Minutes.
            • Start Using our Fast, Free, and Easy Matching Service Right HERE and Right NOW!
            • Online Courses

            100% Online & No Standardized Testing

            We are committed to helping you achieve your goals and complete your degree as quickly as possible.

            Show more [+]
            • Accredited
            • Online Courses
            • Financial Aid
            • Transferable Credits
            • Located in Hollywood, CA, offering degrees in film, music production, business, animation and more.
            • Scholarship, financial aid and military benefits are available for students who qualify.
            • Programs taught by award-winning industry professionals in real-world working environments.
            • Features industry-standard facilities including recording studios, soundstages, green screen, movie theatres and more.
            • Accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC).
            Show more [+]
            • Financial Aid

            Latest Articles & News

            Kanye West to perform during Paris Fashion Week
            It is no secret to many that music artist Kanye West is no stranger to fashion, and now he will be showing his new collection during Paris Fashion Week later this week, according to the Elle Magazine.

            Second designer chosen for home decor competition
            Teenlike.com, an ongoing online competition for young home decor designers, announced its second winner. Brandon Dover of Apply Valley, California, was this year's winner, as he created an abstract pen and inkwork design for a bedspread.