ARTISTS at SBAP SBAP is participating in the CAM Open Studios Day! Come out and visit us as we will have 3 artists working in their studios. We will also have snacks and drinks for guests.
Tim Bliss will be in the back yard studio welding and assembling...Tim experiments with abstract form, dreaming up shapes to cut and weld together in interesting patterns and assemblage. He plays with pieces of steel and found objects that he finds on trips to the metal yard, abandoned buildings, as well as drift wood and trees. Tim brings his artistic vision to the collaborative efforts at South Broadway Art Project as the facilities manager, and co-founder at SBAP.
Sarah Rye Bliss is a ceramic and textile artist as well as having a background in fashion design. Come see her uniquely organic sculptural forms and vessels made from clay, as well as her "Pregnant Belly Art". Sarah is also the Executive Director and Co-Founder at South Broadway Art Project.
Eyan Mullett is a resident artist and instructor at SBAP. Eyan has his BFA in sculpture from South East Missouri State University. Eyan is the pottery and sculpture instructor at SBAP. Eyan will be working on clay and metal sculpture throughout the day in the Pottery Studio and in the Yard.
There are also two other studio locations on our street to go visit... Bob & Betty Moore at 3832 South Broadway, and Robert Dielmann at the historic "Pink Lady Victorian" at 3841 South Broadway.
PUBLIC ART SBAP has started a Public Art Program that will make it's debut in the neighborhood of Marine Villa. We are kicking off the start of this exciting program with the installation of 5 sculptures along South Broadway between Lemp & Gasconade. You may even get a sneak peek at CAM Open Studio's day on Saturday!
BUILDING UP AND PEELING BACK THE LAYERS... The ALL NEW Open Studio Schedule for FALL/WINTER/SPRING 2014-2015 will be available Monday July 7th. Pottery, Fashion Design, and Painting & Drawing will feature endless skills and techniques to teach you to build up and peel back your layers. This fall we will open our whole first floor as a shared space for our Gallery and the Painting & Drawing Studio. Starting September 18th Open Studio will start again on Thursdays & Fridays 12-7 and Saturdays 10-4. Home Schoolers, After School, Extended Learning, Professional Development and JUST FOR FUN. STAY TUNED....
SAVE THE DATE WHERE: SBAP Gallery WHEN: Wednesday AUGUST 13th 5-8pm WHAT: COME to the DEBUT of "JE Billiot Monstrous" Book Opening & Storybook Illustration Show. This is a collection of short scary stories by an author from our own Dutchtown Neighorhood! WHO: Author: Jon Beidelschies / Illustrator: Chris Ross
VISITING ARTISTS CAN APPLY SBAP is hosting visiting artists and gallery shows. Apply by sending your resume and 5 jpg images of your work to email@example.com Application deadline is August 15th
UPDATE SUMMER ART & FASHION DESIGN CAMPS SBAP opens closes this week on Friday June 27th-July 13th. July & August Summer Art Camps start back up on 7/14. Camps are full or almost full. Read below for more information and email us if you would like to be placed on a waiting list... 7/14-18 Vest, Blazer, Bow Tie-ology - 2 spaces left 7/14-18 Sculpture-ology - FULL/Closed 7/21-25 ALL STAR-sewology - 3 spaces left 7/21-25 Moulin Rouge & Cirque-ology - OPEN 7/28-8/1 TEXTILE-ology - FULL/CLOSED 7/28-8/1 Steampunk Clay-ology - 2 spaces left 8/4-8 DUCKtape-ology - 1 space left
CELEBRATING 5 YEARS in 2014! YOU CAN SUPPORT SBAP in many WAYS
When planning your next event REMEMBER.... When you host an event at SBAP you are directly supporting our community based model, as a portion of the proceeds from every event go into our fund to provide scholarships and financial assistance for kids, teens, and adults. Birthdays, anniversaries, showers, girls night out, and professional developemnt opportunities, kids, teens, and adults ...occasions are endless!
DONATE In addition to providing affordable, lower than market value pricing for classes and workshops, we have also provided over 100 scholarships this past year. This coming year we will launch our FREE after school Potters Project for 3rd-12th grade, grant more scholarships AND launch the Public Art Program in Marine Villa. We believe the ARTS can reach every student, resident and visitor in a positive way. Please consider making a donation to our 2014 Annual Giving Fund. We are requesting donations in any amount. Please know that your donation will enable SBAP to provide so many affordable and free artistic opportunities throughout the coming year, and many more to come. Please click here to make a donation.