Jackson Civic Art Association
Where ART Happens and is Celebrated!
Founded in 1947, the Jackson Civic Art Association members include professional and amateur artists, as well as those interested in supporting the visual arts. We meet for the purpose of growing and enriching our appreciation of art, sharing fellowship and support, and enlarging our knowledge of various mediums and techniques. We have a wide variety of activities for our members and many of them are open to the public.
Avé Madiol Veneklasen is a figurative painter working primarily in acrylics and pastels. Born in Illinois in 1952, she grew up surrounded by the paintings of her Dutch grandfather, Arnold Madiol, and his ancestors who were famous artists in the European tradition of the Netherlands. The visual exposure, along with the rich and colorful narratives […]
Details for August 1st Informal meeting at ART 634, dropping off artwork for 3rd Annual JCAA Art Show from 6-7:30pm, we will have a short discussion (TBD) at 6:30pm
August 3-4, 2017 9:30am-4pm with a 1 hour lunch Ella Sharp Community Room 3225 Fourth St. Jackson, MI 49203 A solid beginning and sound process is as essential to masterful paintings as breathing is to artists. This workshop will focus on the process that creates strong, visually rich and exciting paintings. Creative underpainting, harmonious color […]
John Blank – June 2017 Artist of the Month
Congratulations John Blank for being selected as Artist of the Month for his Drake Widgean wood carving. The theme was 3-D.
John will be doing a demonstration on his woodcarving techniques, Tuesday, June 20th at Ella Sharp Museum, 3225 Fourth St., Jackson MI. Social time starts at 6pm, meeting at 6:30 and presentation from 6:45 -8:30pm.