The Castle Voice Newsletter is here!

It’s here! This Newsletter, lovingly referred to as The Castle Voice is your complete guide to upcoming WomanKraft Events, workshops and exhibits. This issue is good through the months of May – August, 2019. Enjoy!

Click on the picture below to download your very own virtual copy!

 

New Exhibit this weekend, “Drawing Down the Muse”

An all new exhibit is opening at WomanKraft this weekend.

“Drawing Down the Muse”

This is the 28th annual women’s only exhibit by and for local women artists.

Come and join us in the celebration of our divine feminine power.

 

All work on display is by local women artists.

We’re having a celebration for this new exclusive exhibit, and we hope you’ll join us.

  • Opening Reception this Saturday, April 6th.
  • 388 S. Stone Ave.
  • 7-10 PM

Starting the following week, this exhibit will be open Wednesdays – Saturdays 1-5 PM April 10 through May 25th.

“Raven” by Linda Wallace

 

 

BINGO NIGHT IN THE GALLERY!

Bingo Night in the Gallery!

Join us for an evening of fun, exciting prizes, a chance to buy local art featured in the current exhibit! Refreshments will be served.

Tickets: $5 General public, $3 WomanKraft members, includes your first bingo card!

Friday, April 12th, 7-9 pm

GETTING INTO SHAPES + ESPERANZA DANCE PROJECT PERFORMANCE

The Esperanza Dance Project and WomanKraft are teaming up to bring you a multi-dimensional performance fundraiser on March 23rd and 24th!!

Where: WomanKraft Art Center, 388 S. Stone Ave. Tucson, AZ 85701
When: Saturday, March 23rd and Sunday, March 24th. Performances 2-4 PM, Reception 4-6 PM. Suggested Donation of $10.

Please join us for a very special performance and reception on Saturday, March 23rd and Sunday, March 24th. from 2 to 6pm. Esperanza company members will present and perform brand new choreography specific to WomanKraft’s unique performance spaces. Audience members will be taken on a guided tour to view 5 mini performances by the dancers, as well as a featured section from Esperanza’s multimedia performance, “House of Hope”.

Esperanza Dance Project performs at WomanKraft March 23+ 24th, 2 PM

Saturday, March 23rd and Sunday, March 24th. 2 PM

 

“Getting Into Shapes”, a show about non-traditional explorations of artwork.

 

Feeling like some inspiration might do your creative journey some good? We recommend a visit to the WomanKraft gallery.

  • 388 S. Stone Ave. Tucson, AZ 85701
  • This show runs through March 31, open weekly Wednesday – Saturday, 1-5 PM.

These artists are thinking outside the box – come inside and take a look.

 

 

“Day of the Dead Hearts” Hand-Sewn by Debra K. Martinez

“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.

Check out this upcoming Call to Artists for the Community Food Bank of Southern Arizona!

The Community Food Bank of Southern Arizona is happy to announce that they are accepting submissions for entry into the upcoming exhibit called Need2Nourish. This exhibit looks at both the need to nourish our bodies and the need to nourish ourselves through artistic expression. Need2Nourish will promote dialogue on what is nourishment and/or what is hunger in our community, showcase local artists in our area, and provide support towards CFB’s mission.

The Community Food Bank’s mission is to change lives in the communities we serve by feeding the hungry today, and building a healthy, hunger-free tomorrow. CFB serves over 200,000 individuals in five counties of southern Arizona. Hunger and poverty are very complex problems that CFB aims to address through its hunger relief programs.

If you are interested in participting, please contact Karrington Hamilton by April 22, 2019 at khamilton@communityfoodbank.org or at (520) 620-0525 x7205.

Find out more @ https://donate.communityfoodbank.org/event/farm-to-table-2019/e219176

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!

The Castle Voice is HERE!!!

The newest edition of The Castle Voice Newsletter is finally here!

This new catalog has all the events, classes, workshops, exhibits and more for the months of January through April, 2019. Click the picture below to download your very own virtual copy!!

 

 

AND, THE RUMMAGE SALE IS JUST AROUND THE CORNER!

Pleas join us  as the 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..

 

The Holiday Bazaar, “Green Friday” and BINGO Night!

The WomanKraft Art Center is proud to announce the 31st Annual “HOLIDAY BAZAAR”. A Tucson tradition, this art exhibit features work by local artists in a variety of media and subject matter, all with affordability in mind, all work for sale retailing for $100 or less..

Evening Reception Saturday, December 1st.

Join us for an evening reception celebration on Saturday, December 1st, from 7-10 PM. Free and open to the public, refreshments will be served.

  • Evening Reception for “The Holiday Bazaar”
  • @ WomanKraft, 388 S. Stone Ave. Tucson, AZ 85701
  • 7:00-10:00 PM. Free and open to the public.

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Thanksgiving is OVER and it’s BINGO TIME!

Do you have plans for the day after Thanksgiving? Come to Bingo at WomanKraft!  Entry is $5 General public, $3 WomanKraft members
Friday, November 23rd 7:00 – 9:00pm.
With your entry price you get your 1st Bingo card. Additional cards are $1 each! Prizes include plants, art, delicious homemade treats… and more! Refreshments will be served.

Friday, November 23rd 7:00 – 9:00pm

388 S. Stone Ave. Tucson, AZ 85701

Green Friday, too!

We will continue WomanKraft’s tradition of “Green Friday” this year. Join us the day after Thanksgiving on Friday, November 23rd, from 1-5 PM for a chance to support WomanKraft, local artists, and the Tucson Community Food Bank! If you bring 2 or more cans of non-perishable food, get 10% off your purchases here at WomanKraft! This includes all artwork sales, gift certificates, classes and workshops through the School of the Arts. Let’s use this opportunity to support local and get some beautiful, one of a kind gifts and art for anyone on your list! 388 S. Stone Ave. Tucson, AZ 85701.