Blue Line Arts to Host Painter Laura Ross-Paul
Brought to the community through the Susan Cooley-Gilliom ART Program at Placer Community Foundation, accomplished and prolific painter Laura Ross-Paul will reside in Placer County for three weeks for the purpose of providing her insight on the creative process to the public. Hosted by Blue Line Arts, Laura will offer open studio hours, lectures and in-depth, three-day workshops.
To learn more, or to register for workshops, call 916.783.4117 or click here.
Stop by and meet Laura during her open studio hours: Tuesday through Saturday, 11am-3pm, October 15th - November 5th.
Free Public Lectures
October 16, 2013 at 6 p.m.
PlacerArts Building, 808 Lincoln Way, Auburn
October 19, 2013 at 5:30 p.m.
Blue Line Arts Gallery, 405 Vernon Street, Roseville
October 22, 2013 at 12:30 p.m.
Sierra College Weaver Hall, Rm 110, 5000 Rocklin Road, Rocklin
October 25-27, 2013--Workshop 1
Investigating the Live Figure (Beginning)
Location: Blue Line Arts Gallery in Roseville
November 1-3, 2013--Workshop 2
Investigating the Live Figure (Advanced)
Location: Roseville Arts' Blue Line Gallery in Roseville
Laura Ross-Paul focuses on figures and the natural world. She uses the human form to express the workings of the soul and mind, while nature embodies the complexities of creation. Elements of nature are often employed to assist a symbolic read; sparkling water beckoning a spiritual immersion, an arching branch offering a protective cover. She has developed many painting techniques unique to her work. The trickiest process is a combination of wax and resin to float wet paint, creating an effect of luminosity.
About the ART Program
The Susan Cooley-Gilliom Artist in Residence and Teaching (ART) Program was established in 2010 through an endowed gift to Placer Community Foundation by Sue D. Cooley and the Sky View Foundation. The program represents a lasting legacy to the beloved local artist and environmental advocate.
The ART program enhances the visual arts in Placer County through short-term residencies and workshops taught each year by nationally established and highly-reputable artists who create in a range of media.
Pet Care | Real Estate | Restaurants | Tech | View All | * Add/Upgrade Business
Placer County News HeadlinesPlacer County's New Committee for Lodging Tax FundingAuburn, CA, - Lodging taxes collected from overnight guests in eastern Placer County have long been allocated for local, visitor-serving projects to benefit its tourism-based economy
Placer Public Health Laboratory Seeks Cost Effective FutureAuburn, CA, - Placer County will seek a more sustainable model for public health laboratory services, with a recent vote by the Board of Supervisors allowing staff to move forward
World Renowned Neonatologist to Lead Pediatrics Dept. at UC Davis(Sacramento, Calif.)-Satyan Lakshminrusimha, a world renowned neonatologist, has been named chair of the Department of Pediatrics at the UC Davis School of Medicine
In Cancer, Talking About Bad News Can Be Good(Sacramento, Calif.) - Giving bad news is never easy, especially when it's life or death. But when an oncologist delivers a poor prognosis to a cancer patient, does it harm their relationship?
Folsom City Council Picks Mayor and Vice MayorFolsom, CA - The Folsom City Council unanimously selected Steve Miklos as mayor and Ernie Sheldon as vice mayor at the Dec. 12 City Council meeting
Roseville Paying 20 Percent More for ThisRoseville, CA, - Roseville gas prices dipped again slightly this past week offering motorists a slight reprieve since the gas tax went into effect on November 1
263,000 Acres Already Torched in Southern California FiresCalifornia Fire Updates 2017: Over 9,000 firefighters remain on the line, successfully making progress in containment of several of the fires that sparked last week in southern California
WinterWonderGrass Music and Brew Festival Tickets On SaleOlympic Valley, Calif., - Silhouetted against the snowy Sierra Nevada, WinterWonderGrass Festival returns for its 4th year at Squaw Valley Alpine Meadows with headlining artists
TobyMac Tour Coming to Sacramento and RenoSacramento,CA, - Seven-time GRAMMY winner TobyMac will once again bring his dynamic "HITS DEEP Tour" to 29 markets next year, alongside a talent-packed line up
Gold Country Wildlife Rescue Seeks Volunteers and InternsAUBURN - Gold Country Wildlife Rescue is seeking the assistance of dedicated individuals to help support animals in need.
All-new Volkswagen Atlas a roomy SUVRoseville, CA,- Looking to fill what it considered a void in its sport utility vehicle offerings, Volkswagen developed the 2018 Atlas.
Lower Cost Electricity Anticipated for Some Placer County ResidentsPLACER COUNTY, CA - In December, residents and businesses will receive the first of several notices informing them about the coming change in their electric energy supply
NEWS: In Case You Missed It