Workshop: Abstracting from Representation

WAA is proud to offer a three-day workshop with 2014 Spring Show juror and judge, Bob Rankin. The workshop is designed for painters of all skill levels and painting media. For specifics, click here.

SilverArts - Senior Games by the Sea

The Wilmington Art Association invites the public to attend the SilverArts component of the Senior Games, an event for artists age 50 and over. The WAA, in partnership with the YMCA and other local organizations, is sponsoring the Visual Arts and the Heritage Arts portion of SilverArts.

For complete information to include important DATES click here.

Budding and Blooming Art Show

Wilmington Art Association’s “Budding and Blooming Art Show” is the first of what we hope will be an annual event providing opportunities for young, budding artists to be entrepreneurs for the day, selling their art or craft for their own set prices along adult Blooming Artists & Budding Music groups.

For complete information to include prospectus and sponsorship forms, click here.

WAA 32nd Annual Juried Spring Art Show and Sale

The WAA is please to announce the winners for the 32nd Annual Juried Spring Art Show and Sale.

First Place Fine Art Third Place Fine Art
BF Reed Randy McNamara
“Topsail Waves” “Germination”
Second Place Fine Art People's Choice
Terry Rosenfelder Sandy Lee
“Cubist Encounter” “Distant Storm”

For complete Spring Show information to include list of all award winners, click here.

Spring Show Poster Art Winner announced

Congratulations to Janet Sessoms, the winner for Poster Art Contest for the 32nd Annual Juried Spring Art Show, for her watercolor, For the Love of Spring. This beautiful piece will be used for Show promotions. Prints and cards of the work will also be available at the Show, April 11 – 13, 2014.

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