News

INTRODUCTION

This page is designed to give you news about the Guild or its members. Please use the form below to submit news that may be posted. We want to hear from you. If you have been accepted into an exhibit, know of festivals we can enter or win awards, please let us know through this form so we can put it on the website.

Anything that is an artist opportunity (show, exhibit, festival, etc.) will be posted on the "Artist Opportunity" page.

Thank you for helping us to give all of you current and relevant information.

ARTIST OPPORTUNITY

Vendor space available at Southern Suds & Gifts

213 S. White Street Wake Forest, NC Gift store features local artisans.

Please contact

Dolores Riggins 9194120090 or dirlgirl@gmail.com

RENAISSANCE CENTRE

Sara Roberts will be our new Renaissance Centre Liason and will be scheduling and curating the group shows at the Renaissance Centre. Sara is an art teacher at Wake Forest HS and has been an active volunteer with the WFGA. She has an established relationship with the Renaissance Centre staff through her community art classes. Her personal art work is mixed media with a focus on celebrating the best of north carolina.

Her email is: Stoltie@hotmail.com

phone: 919-609-8985

Please review the guidelines for preparing your art for display.

GUIDELINES

Also helping with the group shows will be Christy Colebank. Christy is a member of our steering committee and a passionate volunteer. She is one of our longest standing members of the WFGA. Her artwork is inspired by her faith and she is fearless in trying new media and techniques. The group show not only takes organizing, planning, and promoting, but it also takes dedicated volunteers to help guide the events along.

Hey artists!

We have 4 more shows this year! And here’s some exciting news... for or our May show, the @wakeforestrencen will be hosting live, in person tours!!! You can reserve your spot for upcoming shows on signup genius. Please sign up for only 1 spot, even if you are bringing more than one piece. Signups will be posted a month before each show.


September 7- Pickup/Drop Off 4-6 pm

September 8- Show: Dog Days of Summer (Think warm colors, summer themes, early autumn, puppies)

Sign up for September Show:

https://www.signupgenius.com/go/20F0F4FAEA92CA1FD0-dogdays

Dog Days of Summer

Please review the available slots below and click on the button to sign up. Thank you! All members picking up or dropping off should sign up for a spot. Please have all information on cards and an inventory sheet ready to go when you arrive. Please wear a mask. If you have not shown with us before, please read through the requirements on the web page before committing to the show. The theme of this show is the Dog Days of Summer. Drop Off 4-6 pm September 8- Show: Dog Days of Summer (Think warm colors, summer themes, early autumn, puppies)

www.signupgenius.com

November 2- Pickup/Drop Off 4-6 pm

November 3- Show: A Few of mr Favorite Things (Think: what do you love, make it!)

WAKEMED NORTH

WakeMed North Hospital has for some time worked with the Wake Forest Guild to display work from our members monthly. The schedule and more information may be found on the "Artist Opportunities" page.

Call for Art:

WFGA Solo Shows at Wake Med North Now scheduling for 2022.

Please see exhibition info. WakeMed North Guidelines

Email delphine@delphinepeller.com and include your medium, a few photos of your work, and your top 3 choices of months to exhibit