'TANGLED BRANCHES,' A photograph on kite form by Winslow Colwell
BRANDON — The Brandon Artists Guild (The BAG) kicks off the holiday season with an exhibit of affordable, gift-able art and craft pieces. The show, “Celebrate with Art,” runs from Nov. 8 through Jan. 28. The public is invited to the free opening reception on Friday, Nov. 8, from 5-7 p.m.
“Art makes a great gift, but buying art for someone else can be a little intimidating,” said Wenda Curtis, a BAG jewelry designer and board member. “So we’re focusing on more affordable, approachable — and fun — pieces. The kind of work that makes people smile.
“In this all-member, all-media show we’ve...
“GIVE ME S'MORE” by Joan Drew — watercolor
BRANDON — As the weather starts to cool, the Brandon Artists Guild is getting all fired up. This fall, the gallery continues its Earth-themed 20th anniversary celebration with a new exhibit, “The Art of Fire.” The show will run from Aug. 30 through Nov. 5. The public is invited to the free opening reception Friday, Aug. 30, from 5-7 p.m.
The all-member, all-media show features pieces linked by the common theme of fire, and includes ceramics, collage, watercolor, oil, photography, glass and more.
“Some of these pieces, in glass, ceramics, and metalwork, are born in fire,” said watercolorist...