The heART of Orange County All Media 2021, Juried Exhibition

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We are so excited to announce the artists featured in the 9th annual heART of Orange County All Media Juried Exhibition. With over 60 Orange County Artists & more than 80 works of art we will be celebrating the diverse creativity of our community.

The excitement begins Saturday, July 24 5:30pm- 8pm at the artist reception and awards ceremony. The show continues though August 7th.

Our juried exhibition is unique and varied consisting of all subjects and styles in a wide range of mediums. Expect the unexpected in 2D works in oil, watercolor, pastel, acrylic, fiber, photography and more. Sculpture and wearables are also featured in this one if a kind show.  Wood, ceramics, glass, textiles and mixed media are represented.

This years Juror is Stephen Anderson, a fine artist as well as the exhibition & event coordinator at the OC Fair and Event Center. As always are proud to be partnering with Tustin Area Counsel for Fine Arts to bring you this event. Now in its 26th year, TACFA’s mission is to develop, showcase & support the arts in the greater Tustin Area.

Mark your calendars and stay tuned for updates!

The juried artists are…
Kimberly Altman, Cindy Beatteay, Gar Benedick, Steve Bjorkman, Tom BoruskyGobind Boyes, Kara Bullock, Nick Capaci, David Chapple, Jean Choi, Sara Kevin Davidson, Christian Davis, Mika Denny, Dori Dewberry, Michael Evans, Amanda Fish, Nancy Goldman, Cynthia Grilli, Deborah Harold, Amy Hay, Christine Head, Carol Heiman-Greene, Mark Hosmer, Sharon Jackman, Maaria Kader, Linda Karagozian, Steve Kell, Prerana Kulkarni, Nohline L’Ecuyer, Julie Leah, Jason Li, Patricia Liu, Lynk Collective, James Minidis, Lisa Mistiuk, Ian Montelongo, Sandra Morrison, Verinda Mudan, Karen Neal, Brad Neal, Marilee Nielsen, Jonde Northcutt, Max Ollendorff, Arpad Petrass, Ryanna Phillips, Colleen Premer, Patricia Prescott Sueme, Ted Rigoni, Pete Roberts, Elena Rodríguez Vieiro, Linda Rogers, Janine Salzman, John Sawyer, Veronica Schmitt, Hedda Schnur, Ryan Schroeder, Monique Selwitz, Janet Seward, Naomi Shachar, Theresa Shippy , Denise Tabari, Marie Tippets, Kim VanDerHoek, Rob Wahrhaftig, Lynn Welker, Kathleen Williams

New Art May 2021

Click the artist’s names or images below to see more of their work.

New ART

Kim Vanderhoek

Kim Vanderhoek Above It All

Contemporary Urban & Landscape Oils

Amanda Fish 

Traditional Still Life Oils

Ellen Kirwan

Feel Like Dancing Ellen Kirwan

Abstract Acrylic & Cold Wax 

Paul Kratter

Traditional Landscape Oils

Kara Bullock

Contemporary Figurative Acrylic

 

 

New CRAFT

Tom Borusky 

Tom Borusky Handmade pens

Handturned Wood Vessels & Pens

Maria Counts

Imaginative Ceramics

 

NEW Jewelry

Joanna Craft

Geometric Sterling Silver & Enamel

Sapharim Rahav

Sterling Silver & Roman Glass

 

 

New Art April 2021

Click the artist’s names or images below to see more of their work.

New ART

Naomi Shachar

Still Life and Western Oils – Ceramics

 

New CRAFT

Robert Held 

Blown Glass 

Maruca Designs 

Handmade in Boulder, CO

Maria Counts

Imaginative Ceramics

Jonathan Weaver

Hand-turned Wood Vessels 

 


NEW Jewelry

Ayala Bar

Israeli Designer Jewelry

Michelene Berkey

Nature Inspired Jewelry

Joanna Craft

Geometric Sterling Silver & Enamel

Sapharim Rahav

Sterling Silver & Roman Glass

 

The heART of Orange County All Media Show 2021, Juried Exhibition

Calling all Orange County artists!

What a year it has been! We are so continuously grateful for the love and support shown by Orange County artists & collectors in these uncertain and difficult times. Despite the obstacles the show must go on! We are excited to announce that The heART of Orange County 2021, Juried Exhibition is seeking submissions! Send us your best in all styles, mediums, and subjects. This means acrylic, ceramic, drawing, fiber/textile, glass, jewelry, mixed media, metal, oil, pastel, photography, printmaking watercolor, wood, and more!

This diverse showing of Orange County artists draws attention to the wide range of creative talent in our community, and it will all take place on July 24, 2021

The deadline for submissions is June 6, 2021
Click here to Enter 

This year’s juror is Stephen Anderson, Artist and Exhibition & Education Coordinator at OC Fair. Anderson has had over 25 years of experience in the arts working in Graphic design & Fine art creation, including mixed media, painting, collage, pyrography, video and installation.

Click this link to our Facebook events page for more up-to-date information.

This will be our 9th year partnering with Tustin Area Council for Fine Arts (TACFA), to bring you this iconic annual juried exhibition. Now in its 26th year, TACFA’s mission is to develop, showcase & support the arts in the greater Tustin Area.

New Art February 2021

Click the artist’s names or images below to see more of their work.

New ART

Patricia Prescott 

Serene Landscape Pastels

Lorraine Bubar 

Intricate Papercuts

Janine Salzman

Expressive Landscape and Figurative Oils

 

New CRAFT

Maria Counts 

Imaginative Ceramics

Maruca Design

Handmade in Boulder Colorado

Lisa Mertins

Organic Nature Inspired Ceramics

Jonathan Weaver

Hand-turned Wood Vessels

James Minidis

Charming Handmade Music Boxes 

Tom Borusky

Wood and Gemstone Pens & Vessels


NEW Jewelry

Elizabeth Nadler

Dainty and Boho Designs

Michelene Berkey

Nature Inspired Sterling Silver, Gold & Gemstones

Ayala Bar

Israeli Designer Jewelry

 

New Art January 2021

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New ART

Geoffrey Krueger

Serene Local Landscape Oil Paintings

John Maxon

Colorful Contemporary Oil Paintings

Mary Mackey

Abstract Mixed Media on Paper 

 

 

New CRAFT

Tom Borusky

Heirloom Quality Pens & Hand Turned Wood Vessels

Beth Marx

Fanciful Felted Accessories

 

NEW Jewelry

Eva Stone

Contemporary Sterling Silver, Gold & Semi-precious Stones

Michelene Berkey

Nature Inspired With Sterling Silver, Gold & Gemstones

Janet Seward

Ethnic With Sterling Silver, Antique Beads & Charms

 

 

Krista Bermeo

Playful Lampworked Glass & Silver

The Faces of a Masked Holiday Artisan Faire!

December 5th & 6th, 2020

Although we couldn’t see the smiles on the faces of our clients, artisans and volunteers… we could see it in their eyes! With safety precautions in place our Holiday Artisan Faire went off without a hitch… just look at the photos to prove it!

Click here to see more photos from our Holiday Artisan Faire 2020 Facebook album

From wearables to gourmetables, the Faire had incredibles!

To shop more of our artisan handcrafts visit our Contemporary Crafts page

You came! You stayed apart! You made it jolly! 

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New Art December 2020

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New ART

Kim Vanderhoek

Aerial & Cityscape Oil Paintings

Gerald Schwartz

Photo Realism Oil Paintings

Patricia Prescott Sueme

Coastal & Landscape Pastels

 

New CRAFT

Lisa Mertins

Whimsical Ceramics

Deanna Deeds

Woven Wearables & Home Goods

Mary Hammond

Intricately Hand Sewn Scarves

 

Jonathan Weaver

Handturned Wood Bowls & Vases

Maria Counts

Imaginative Ceramics

James Minidis

Music Boxes Crafted From Vintage Books

 

 

NEW Jewelry

Sapharim Rahav

Roman Glass & Sterling Silver

Monique Selwitz

Organic Sterling Silver & Gemstone