“Getting into Shapes” and thinking outside the box!

Hey there! Happy February and love day and all things golden and sunshine.

Isn’t this work just GORGEOUS by local artist Tony Di Angelis?

 

Artwork by Tony Di Angelis

If you haven’t been in to see the current exhibit at WomanKraft, why not join us for an evening Reception on March 2nd??
The show, “Getting into Shapes” is chalked full of unique work exploring unconventional interpretations of art and it is truly amazing!
**We’ll be having a very special vintage gramophone playing on March 2nd too! 7-10 PM, 388 S. Stone Ave.

“No Apologies (Childishness)”
Mixed Media
by Audrey Waner

Feeling like some inspiration might do your creative journey some good? We recommend a visit to the WomanKraft gallery where the current exhibit is sure to get you thinking in new ways.
“Getting into Shapes” is open weekly every Wednesday – Saturday from 1-5 PM, at 388 S. Stone Ave.
Call us with questions!

“Carnevale” Leather Mask by Jolene Schafer

Art comes in all shapes and sizes. Our current exhibit is a collection of work by local artists exploring round art, 3-D art, sculptures, triangles, trapezoids, animal shapes, MASKS, and more!
“Getting into Shapes” and thinking outside the box.
Come see for yourself every Wednesday – Saturday from 1-5 pm through March 3oth. (And remember our upcoming reception will be Saturday, March 2nd, from 7-10 PM.
Come for a chance to meet the artists and discuss their work and process in person!

Next Reception: Saturday, March 2nd, 7-10 PM.

388 S. Stone Ave.

The Rummage Sale is COMING.

For the month of January, only, the gallery is closed.
BUT !!!
we still have amazing things happening down at WomanKraft… Including classes and workshops, and our biggest
our baddest
or MOST outrageously bargained

RUMMAGE SALE!

January 18+19, 2019

 

WHAT IS THE RUMMAGE SALE?

The Rummage Sale is WomanKraft’s largest bi-annual fundraiser. While the gallery is closed in January, we spend the whole first half of the month setting up for this event, which takes place indoors. (mmm, nice and cozy shopping weather!)
We have clean, in good condition, working items for sale to everyone for AMAZING prices.
JOIN US on Friday and Saturday, January 18+ 19th from 8AM to 4 PM both days.

 

What can you find at the RUMMAGE SALE?

Good question! From a huge collection of LP’s, novels, cook books, dishes, ART SUPPLIES, cute shoes, clothes for the whole family, bedding, fancy shmancy decorations, chachkis, household tools, small appliances, furniture… THE LIST GOES ON.
Some super exciting special treats we have for this sale include:
-a red leather electric recliner
-a Chinoiserie Cabinet we think dates back the the 1910-1920’s
-a caterer’s dream kitchen – all KINDS of amazing kitchen necessities (No really – like every utensil and appliance you could possibly imagine, in amazing condition! Plus all the cookbooks you’ll ever need to accomplish your most amazing meal)
-frames, art books, art supplies, craft supplies…
And so much more we couldn’t possibly list it all here!!!
JOIN US January 18th + 19th, 2019 8 AM to 4 PM both days. That’s friday and saturday, folks!

But We need your help!

Our Rummage Sale is just around the corner, and we sure could use some additional helping hands to set up this amazing event!
The sale sprawls across 4+ rooms, and we need volunteers to help set up and display all the goodies that will be for sale. Set up will be Thursday, January 17th from 10 AM until we’re done. If you want to schedule participation, call (520)629-9976 Extension 1.
Thank you!!
PLUS! Setting up means you get first pick of all the amazing, amazing items for sale… Which is like, super exciting. Seriously.

 

ONE MORE TIME,

WomanKraft Art Center is hosting a huge indoor RUMMAGE SALE!! 

WHERE: 388 S. Stone Ave. Tucson, AZ 85701
WHEN: Friday, January 18th and Saturday January 19th, both days 8:00 AM -4:00 PM *No early birds!!*

WomanKraft, a 501 (c)3 non-profit arts organization hosts it’s annual largest fundraiser- your greatest bargain of the year, our biggest event!

WHAT: From toys, decorations, collection of art books, fabulous recipe and cookbooks, novels, every kitchen and catering device you may every need, ART SUPPLIES, technology, clothing, shoes, small furniture… there is DEFINITELY something for everyone! THE SALE RUNS Friday and Saturday, January 18 + 19th, 8am – 4pm both days. 

Please call (520)629-9976 ext. 1 for details and to schedule participation. Volunteers needed!

RECEPTION THIS SATURDAY FOR THE HOLIDAY BAZAAR

It’s Reception Night.

It’s a big weekend at WomanKraft, and we’d love to have you join us for our evening reception to celebrate the current exhibit, “The Holiday Bazaar”.

 

It’s a very special exhibit with your holiday shopping in mind.

Over 28 local artists are sharing their creativity in unique,
useful and stylish ways to help you spread the love for those you care about.

Everything on display is for sale, and it is all going for $100 or less,
in the spirit of gift giving. Have someone who has everything? We’ve got you.

The reception is free and open to the public.

  • Evening Reception for “The Holiday Bazaar”
  • 388 S. Stone Ave. Tucson, AZ 85701
  • 7:00-10:00 PM. Refreshments will be served

    Collage Notebooks Zoe Rhyne

    Everyone is invited.

    This is our 31st Annual “Holiday Bazaar!”
    A Tucson tradition, art by local artists is featured in a variety of media and subject matter.
    All with affordability in mind, the work for sale retailing for $100 or less..

 

Call to Artists: The 31st Annual Holiday Bazaar @ WomanKraft

Want to submit work in an upcoming exhibition at WomanKraft? Here’s your chance!!

Call to Artists.

WomanKraft is currently seeking submissions for the 31st Annual
“HOLIDAY BAZAAR”. A Tucson tradition.

Calling all local artists..

  • This exhibit will feature work by local artists in a variety of fine crafts and art that reflect the diversity of the Holiday season.
  • In the spirit of gift giving, all work needs to retail for $100 or less.

DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSIONS: October 27th, 2018.

 Interested in participating in this event? All work must be presented in person to Director of Exhibits Zoe Rhyne. Call (520)629-9976 extension #3 to schedule appointments. 

Subject matter is open.

The theme of this exhibit is restricted only to the price range. That means, the subject matter and media is up to the artist. You can expect to see a huge variety in fine crafts and art, exploring many themes and ideas.

Something for everyone

All artists are encouraged to submit work and participate in the show, and everyone is welcome to come and support it. A great place to find unique gifts for your loved ones and emerge yourself in the Tucson art scene. This event is free and open to the public.

Catch “Reflections” currently on Display at WomanKraft!

Reflections.
The current exhibit at WomanKraft, “Reflections” explores the theme of reflections in many shapes, forms and puddles.
Open to the public every Wednesday-Saturday from 1-5 PM.
388 S Stone Ave.

Current Exhibit and upcoming Event Info <3

Reflections.

The current exhibit at WomanKraft, “Reflections” explores the theme of reflections in many shapes, forms and puddles.
Open to the public every Wednesday-Saturday from 1-5 PM.
388 S Stone Ave.

They say that art is a window to the soul, let’s make that window a mirror.

Current exhibit on display every Wednesday through Saturday from 1-5 PM.
388 S. Stone Avenue Tucson ,AZ

Evening Reception on Saturday, October 6th from 7-10 pm. Free and open to the public. Refreshements will be served.

Want to see more work in this show? Check out our gallery page to see a whole selection of fine art!

 

Scary-Oke!

WHAT: Scary-oke! Karaoke Night @ WomanKraft Gallery!

WHERE: 388 S. Stone Avenue Tucson, AZ 85701

WHEN: Friday, October 26th, 7-9 PM

$5 General Public, $3 Members

Join us the Friday before Halloween for a scary good time! Come dressed in your halloween finery and give your costume a trial run.. Tickets are $5 non-members and $3 WomanKraft members. Muahahaha! Refreshments will be served.

“Reflections” New Exhibit Opening + The Castle Voice is here!!

An all new art exhibit opens this Saturday

‘Reflections’

Opening Reception

 

They say that art is a window to the soul, let’s make that window a mirror.

Let us Reflect through Art.

All new art exhibit at the WomanKraft Art Gallery featuring work exploring the theme of  REFLECTIONS inluding functional mirrors, self portraits, water paintings, resin arts and many more..

  • Reception this Saturday Night, September 1st, 2018.
  • 388 S. Stone Avenue Tucson, Arizona
  • 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM

Artists are encouraged to attend the reception, join us for an evening celebration of an all new exhibit. Refreshments will be served.

 

THE CASTLE VOICE IS HERE!!

Click on the cover above to download your very own version of our newest edition of the Castle Voice! Snail mail versions are out for delivery this week. This quarterly newsletter is your guide to all upcoming event, classes and workshops and ongoing programming at the WomanKraft Art Center. Check it out and enjoy! 

Please join us at the WomanKraft Art Center this weekend for

WASTE NOT WANT NOT

Reception: Saturday, July 7th,  7:00 – 10:00 pm

Flower Pot by Ana Yanez

Exhibit runs through July 28, 2018 
Evening Reception:July 7th, 7-10 PM

WomanKraft Art Center 388 S. Stone Avenue Tucson, Arizona
Just 4 blocks south of Broadway Boulevard, on Stone Avenue

This radical show is something worth seeing, all artwork on display is featuring work made from
predominantly recycled plastic

Come try to look at plastic from a new perspective.
Join more than 18 artists exhibiting new artwork exploring the use of plastic.

 

 

WASTE NOT WANT NOT

Don’t miss this last chance to join us for an evening reception for our current exhibit this Saturday July 7th from 7 till 10 pm. This fantastic show sheds new light on something that has permeated our lives and culture so much. This refreshing perspective will leave you thinking about plastic in ways you never imagined!

 

 

THE RUMMAGE SALE IS ALMOST HERE!
Please join us Friday and Saturday, August 17th and 18th, 8 AM – 4 PM

CALL (520) 629-9976 for details! We could really use some help for this event, please call to volunteer and help make this event a huge success!

The Arizona Historical Society Visits WomanKraft

The Arizona Historical Society is visiting WomanKraft this Saturday.

Join us Saturday, June 9th from 1-3 PM for a very special a discussion about how artists can preserve their process and work for an archival donation.

Get Educated, Document your Work

  • Join us in welcoming the Arizona Historical Society as Archivist and Librarian Kate Fitzpatrick and colleague Rachel Black lead a discussion about how artists can preserve their process and work for an archival donation and do a Q&A for specific questions.
  • ARTISTS, this is for you! Get educated on how archives function and the importance of documenting your work for posterity.
  • Suggested donation: $5 general public, $3 non-members

 

The Arizona Historical Society

AHS serves as the steward of state history, fulfilling its mission to collect, preserve, interpret, and disseminate the history of Arizona and the West.

 

388 S. Stone Avenue Tucson, Arizona 85701

 

Our current exhibit, “Waste Not Want Not” will be on display in the gallery during this event. Featuring work by local artists using recycled plastic as their predominant theme and media, this body of work is thought provoking, innovative and good for the planet. See this exhibit every Wednesday through Saturday 1-5 PM.

WomanKraft hosts A Silent Auction Friday, June 23rd from 7-9 PM. Please join us for this exciting new fundraiser where items open for bidding will include a signed first edition of Leaves of Grass by Walt Whitman, gift certificates from 4th Avenue Yoga, Vantage Bowling Center, Casa Video, a $125 gift basket of art supplies from Arizona Art Supply, a Couple’s Membership to 191 Toole, and many more incredible items and opportunities

Upcoming Events @ WomanKraft!

BINGO AT WOMANKRAFT

Summer is HERE and it’s BINGO TIME!

Join us for a nice, refreshing, air-conditioned evening of fun!

Entry is $5 General public, $3 WomanKraft members

Friday, May 25th, 7:00 – 9:00pm

With your entry price you get your 1st Bingo card. Additional cards are $1 each! Traditionally some bingo games have one big prize jackpot, but we are looking to spread the win! We will be playing multiple rounds of bingo with multiple winners. Prizes include plants, art, delicious homemade treats… and more! Come try your luck, in a relaxed, fun and art-filled atmosphere. Enjoy an evening where you can help support your favorite non-profit! We can’t guarantee you a win, but we can guarantee you a good time! Refreshments will be served.

 

WomanKraft Art Center, 388 S. Stone Ave. Tucson, AZ 85701

(520) 629-9976 www.womankraft.org

CALL TO ARTISTS / NEW EXHIBIT ‘Waste Not Want Not’

June 2 – July 28, 2018:
Evening Receptions June 2nd and July 7th, 7-10 PM

Upcoming exhibition: Let’s be creative by recycling with purpose and create artwork made from predominantly recycled plastics. Water bottles, packaging, car parts, toys, plexi-glass, food containers, or any other “disposable” plastic materials that will be hanging around this planet for a long time coming. Art can make a difference, let’s try looking at plastic from a new perspective. Deadline for submissions: May 26th. Interested in exhibiting? Call (520) 629-9976 Ext. 3 for appointments with Director of Exhibits Zoe Rhyne. 

The WomanKraft Art Center, a local non-profit grassroots organization, is hosting an all new exhibit featuring local artists. The Exhibit is entitled WASTE NOT WANT NOT, and  encourages artist to get creative by recycling with purpose. Featuring artwork made from predominantly recycled plastics like water bottles, packaging, toys, plexi-glass, or any other “disposable” plastic materials that are sure to be on the planet for a long time to come. Art can make a difference, let’s try looking at plastic from a new perspective. If you are interested in exhibiting, the deadline for submissions is May 26th.

 

 

WomanKraft Art Center, 388 S. Stone Ave. Tucson, AZ 85701

(520) 629-9976 www.womankraft.org

Special Event at WomanKraft featuring the Arizona Historical Society

Saturday, June 9th 1-3 PM.

Here’s a public opportunity to get educated on how archives function and the importance of documenting artwork for posterity. Archivist and librarian Kate Fitzpatrick and colleague Rachel Black will be visiting WomanKraft on Saturday, June 9th from 1-3 pm to share a presentation and and discuss the importance of archives and what AHS does. 

Suggested donation: $5 general public, $3 non-members 

The WomanKraft Art Center is partnering with the Arizona Historical Society for a special event open to the public about archives. Artists, listen up!! Archives can seem impenetrable to those not familiar with them already, and AHS wants to do as much as they can to educate folks on how archives function and the importance of documenting their work for posterity. 

Archivist and librarian Kate Fitzpatrick and colleague Rachael Black will be visiting WomanKraft on Saturday, June 9th from 1-3 PM to share a presentation and discuss the importance of archives and what AHS does. Suggested Donation: $3 Members, $5 Non-members. 

Evening Reception celebration for “Drawing Down the Muse” this weekend

Drawing Down the Muse

This exhibit features work by over 25 female artists, and this very Saturdaynight after dark, join us in celebrating our divine feminine power!
All mediums and subject matter.
388 S. Stone Avenue, Tucson, Arizona 85701

Saturday, May 5th,
7:00 – 10:00 pm

 

Our 26th Annual women’s only exhibit
by and for local women artists.

  • Regular gallery hours are every Wednesday – Saturday, from 1 – 5 PM..
  • Call (520)629-9976 for additional information

Watercolor promotional artwork by Anissa Marie


The Castle Voice is here! WomanKraft’s quarterly newsletter is hot off the press! Available through our website,
click right here to download your own virtual copy!This newsletter provides information about upcoming events, exhibits, listings of all art classes and workshops offered, community networking opportunities, documentation on recent renovations and updates, and so much more!