PINE SHORES ART 
A S S O C I A T I O N


Message from our new President

Linda Saladino
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Upcoming & recent DEMOS
(click on the blue​ title link to see highlights of that demo)   

                                                       



                           
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Andrea Sauchelli
Jill DeFelice
Lisa Budd
Kim Cesaretti
Tom Rutledge
Glenys Baulderstone
Ellen Gavin
Tom Rutledge
Pat Morgan
Nancy Edwards
Tom Rutledge
Renee Leopardi






02/04/19
01/07/19
11/05/18
10/01/18
09/10/18
08/06/18
07/09/18
06/04/18
05/07/18
04/02/18
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VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES​


Attention Members!

A number of Board positions need to be filled 
We have candidates for some of these jobs but want to extend an invitation to all 
of our members to step up and contribute to PSAA by running for office. 
If you think you might be interested in running for a position on 
our Board of Directors, then please contact Linda Saladino, 
who will get back to you with more information.

We need someone to pick up the mail at the Post Office 
(we will provide a key and the box information) twice a week and drop it 
in the mailbox on the building at 94 Stafford. 
Contact Paul Hartelius at 609-549-6833

Maintenance team - needs someone to step in. 
Ed will help out but he needs someone to step in as the main guy.

Communications team needs folks who can post things to Facebook, send releases and class information to various locations online, and create posters and ads for various PSAA events. If you are good with Word or Publisher (any publishing programs) we can use your assistance.

Education needs someone to make up Word flyers for classes to post on the bulletin board. These would also be sent digitally for online posting. 
Takes maybe an hour for 5 or 6 classes a month.
Education also needs additional help in making announcements at meetings, 
acting as secretary for the Education meetings 
(3rd Wednesdays, in the morning usually)

Treasury needs an assistant who knows accounting programs 
and can help with record keeping

This is your organization and we need you all to help keep it going, so please, if you can help out, we would love to have you on our teams.

We are looking for a member to act as 
Education Chair

We need a volunteer to take on Membership duties.  
The Membership responsibility needs someone who can work the Active system.
Training available

Grant Writer Committee Chairperson

Gallery Maintenance Committee Storeroom Coordinator, 
and a Public Relations Press-Release Writer
Contact Paul Hartelius at 609 549-6833

Stafford Library Assistant. Ilomay Pedicini is seeking a member 
to help her arrange the quarterly art history lectures.
Contact number: 609-693-9351

“POP” program. We need at least two more “POP” program volunteers to
help occasionally with taking art projects to local assisted living facilities. 
Contact Linda Saladino at 609-660-8062

Position details will be posted on the bulletin board.

 Contact us by phone, e-mail or snail mail, or in person during 
an open session or after board meeting. 
This is your organization and we need you all to help keep it going, 
so please, if you can help out, we would love to have you on our teams.

Please note:  While we understand that PSAA jobs need to get done, please 
try to schedule your tasks during a time when classes are not in session. 
Try to schedule mat cutting, office duties, etc. for quiet times 
at 94 Stafford when possible. Thank you.


HELP WANTED
Thought you may want to know:

The General Meeting on January 7th included voting for 2019 Officers and a demo of our new online registration system.  We showed members how to set up accounts as well as the ease of searching for the right class under our new system with Proclass.  The other demos are planned to be listed on the calendar templates for 2019.

Pine Shore Art's 2019 adult class schedules are now available in print at the PSAA Gallery. Or click Weekend and Evening Schedule and the Weekday schedule to print out from this website. There are a number of additions, changes and fee corrections since the last version.

Please review our NEW sign-up and refund policy before you sign up for classes.
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Remember to renew your membership. 
The dues for 2019 are $30 for single or $45 for couples. Click here for a renewal form.  When you renew, please let us know if your contact information has changed. 
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Monday evening Portraits - the next portraiture session is scheduled for January 21st, 
7pm-9pm. The fee is only $5.

Thursday evening Life Drawing - the fee is just $10 - is scheduled for January 17th 
from 7 to 9pm. 


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ART CHAT - Nancy Glines - Our next Art Chat is Thursday, January 17th, 10am
at the Tuckerton Library.  
    It is the policy of the Tuckerton Library that we do not bring Nude Art subject matter to the Library for our discussions. If anyone involved in Art Chat wishes to create or discuss this subject of Art, they are welcome to inquire at Pine Shores Art Association or to meet on their own with like minded Artists outside of Art Chat. I am grateful for the welcome that we have all received at the Library and hope that this beneficial relationship can continue with your respect and cooperation.  
    Many thanks to the Tuckerton Library for making us feel so welcome. And thank you too to those who are spreading the word about the Art Chat. It's continuing to grow into a very enjoyable and worthwhile experience for those interested in sharing their knowledge and love of Art.
   The Tuckerton Branch Library is located at 380 Bay Avenue, in Tuckerton.  We will use the room on the 1st and 3rd Thursdays of each month and start at 10am when the Library opens to the public.  
    Check the "Pine Shores Art" page on Facebook for any last minute changes or cancellations. Or, check at theoceancountylibrary.org for library closings or other pertinent information.

 - Nancy Glines

Classes in January and February
Call 609-488-5838, Jeanne Easton, Pine Shores Art Association registrar, to register for classes​.
ALSO, PLEASE NOTE THIS EMAIL ADDRESS TO REGISTER: PSAAregistrar@gmail.com 

Click here to see our members' artwork from December's Deck the Walls Show.

Also, the Borough of Beach Haven is showing artwork of LBI scenes this month in its new facility. Most of the art is by our Pine Shores Artists. 

The very experienced instructors at Pine Shores Art can help you to obtain or improve the skills you need to get started. Read about them on the About Our Instructors page.

Artists Helping Artists meet on Wednesdays, 2:30pm-4:30pm. No fee. We'll see you on Wednesday, January 30th.

Click here for the list of Winter classes and workshops.  
Need a class registration form? Go here to print one out.

Check out the many entries from our previous shows...
The Painted Poetry Show... follow the link here to see last year's entries.
The Art Patron Show... to see last year's entries - click here.
For a sampling of last year's entries in the Black & White Show, click this link
For last year's Photography/Digital Show entries, click here.
The Portrait Show... click here to see the 2016 entries.
The Fall Art Harvest Show... to see last Fall's entries - click here .

...and a few demos from our professional instructors...

Navigate to the Demos page to see excerpts of various media by our instructors:
Check out scenes from Gallery Director, Tom Rutledge's Watercolor demo
"From-baby-to-senior" transformation by Danny Ng in Acrylic
Watercolor demo on Yupo paper by Lisa Budd
Highlights of the Charcoal demo by Tom Rutledge
The Sumi-e (Japanese) demo by Glenys Baulderstone
Janet Rogers' Watercolor demo

demo of our new online registration system was shown at our January 7th General Meeting. 
See other 2018 demos in the Demonstration section above.








Also Noteworthy...
To enlarge or print out the January calendar, click here.



Demonstrations

THIS  MONTH'S  CALENDAR  OF  EVENTS
'Artistically Speaking', the quarterly newsletter of Pine Shores Art, is now available on line.  

Click here to enlarge
or print it out.

Previous editions:

Fall 2018

September 2018

August 2018

July 2018




Abstract Painting
Online Registration System
Transparent Watercolor
Acrylic
Charcoal
Sumi-e
Oil Painting
Pen & Ink
Watercolor Floral
Watercolor
Gouache: Sunlight & Shadow
Pastel





​Thank you for all the good wishes and support I have received as I become PSAA president. I feel honored to lead our talented artists with the executive board, Kathy Crocker, Mike Amato and Peggy Mahan and the Committee Chairs. I have been a member of PSAA since 2002, love our organization, its members and hope to prove worthy of your confidence.

Along with your help and support, we will continue to keep our association vibrant, successful and a welcoming environment for all who climb our stairs (or use the elevator) and visit this website. A heartfelt thanks to all our wonderful volunteers. My wish is that more members step up to volunteer for open positions so our organization will flourish for many years to come. Feel free to contact me if interested at lasjes5@comcast.net.  

In conclusion, I wish everyone a happy and healthy 2019!

-Linda


What's New & Noteworthy


​On the Calendar

**** January Featured Artist ****


Meetings

NEXT MEMBERS' MEETING
Monday, February 4th from 7pm
Followed by a demo by A. Sauchelli on Abstract Painting

NEXT BOARD MEETING
Wednesday, February 6th, 9am, at PSAA
Followed by Artists Helping Artists at 2:30pm

'POP' MEETING
Our Pineshores Outreach Program
See Special Events

For more details on how to apply for art shows, go to the Forms page or click here.
For lecture signup, click here.

TD Bank Affinity Program

Portrait Class Models

FOR CANCELLATIONS DUE TO SEVERE WEATHER
LISTEN TO WOBM FM 92.7 OR VISIT wobm.com /closings 


On exhibit now at Pine Shores Art are paintings by our

FEATURED ARTIST

Kim Cesaretti


Through the month of January
Library Art History Lecture
March 11 -  reception: 6pm to 7pm
   Lecture: 7pm to 8:45pm

Prof. Kate Nearpass-Ogden, PhD will present the History of Art Forgery and Stolen Art

Artists exhibiting: Carol Neugebauer, Joyce Echochard, Ilomay Pedecini, Leslie Williams, Elaine Burnett and Prax Serrano
PLEASE NOTE
Hanging Instructions

Every show sponsored by Pine Shores Art has a flyer of eligibility instructions including hanging requirements.  When framing your paintings for an exhibit, please adhere to the hanging requirements that accompany the show's flyer. Your artwork will be turned away if not framed properly.
Dear Artist Friends 

Here's an opportunity to show your work! You're invited to show your artwork at the LBI Branch Ocean County Library during the month of February. 

My DAR chapter, the Great John Mathis Chapter in partnership with the Friends of the LBI Library is sponsoring an art exhibit during February with the theme - 100th Anniversary of the Women's Right to Vote and Women's Suffrage. The art exhibit will be held in the library meeting room and in the showcase at the library entrance. The showcase will give us the opportunity to include small works and, of course, sculpture. 

Please contact me soon with your art ideas and titles. I'd like to work on a press release right away. We'll also need a value of your work. Here's the details about the show:

February 1st - 28th 
100th Anniversary of the Women's Right to Vote and Women's Suffrage 
Exhibiting artists drop off artwork 1-2pm, Jan 29th at the 
Long Beach Island Branch Ocean County Library, 
217 Central Ave, 
Surf City, NJ 08008

Saturday, February 2nd at 1pm - Artists Reception 
at the Long Beach Island Branch Ocean County Library
Hope to see you on the drop-off date, Jan 29th! 

Sincerely, 
Cathleen Engelsen 
artbyengelsen@aol.com 
609 494 5079