Events

Apr
28
10:00 AM10:00

Still Life Workshop in Oils with Jan Wier

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Join us at Gallery222 for a fabulous workshop with Jan Wier. Jan will begin the session with a demo. She will demonstrate how to build paintings with luminous color starting with transparent colors, and building towards opaques.  Students will then be working from still life set ups arranged through out Gallery222 . You will be working in oils, alla prima style; wet on wet to create your own paintings.. 

Take a break during the workshop with a delicious catered lunch.

This class is for artists who have some experience painting with oils. 

Materials List

  • Easel – Bring your own portable easel, and anything else you require to paint for the day.

  • Supports – Canvas – stretched or panels, or gessoed hardboard

  • Odorless Turpenoid or Gamsol – Think half a mayo jar full. Colors can’t stay clean if brushes aren’t clean!

  • Linseed or walnut oil – small container

  • Paper Towels – Viva

  • Brushes – Variety of synthetic and bristle, and a variety of sizes and shapes

  • Oil Colors

    • Basic - Burnt Sienna or Transparent Oxide Red, Ultramarine Blue, Alizarin Crimson, Cadmium Red Light, Cadmium Yellow Light & Titanium White

    • Optional – (Jan’s Favorites) Quinacridone Red – Winsor Newton,
      Tansparent Orange – Gamblin, Transparent Yellow Green – Rembrandt, Viridian – Rembrandt, Indian Yellow – Winsor Newton, Cerulean Blue – Winsor Newton, Flake White Replacement , Zinc White

Cost: $145 (catered lunch is included)



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Jan
9
to Jan 26

Large Works

January 9th - January 26th

By Appointment Only - 610-608-6636

‘Tis the season - tree is comigng down, so rearrange the furniture and redecorate with fine art. 

Elise Phillips, Randall Graham, Monique Sarkessian, Jan Wier, Denise Sedor, Sarah Baptist, Nancy Bea Miller, Jeremy McGirl, Rhoda Kahler, Fred Danziger, Kristi Gilfillan, Alicia Asselta, Robert Bohné, David Ohlerking, Lele Galer, Georganna Lenssen, Valerie Craig & Portia Mortensen

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Dec
1
12:00 PM12:00

Dueling Brushes Event

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Dueling Brushes is a ONE Day indoor Plein Air of sorts.  Local artists will participate in 3 rounds of timed painting inside Gallery222.  Each gallery will have a different “something” to paint and the artists can paint in different galleries or stay in the same one all afternoon. 

This is one unique and fun event you won’t want to miss… and YOU get to play a part by picking our People’s Choice Award.!

The event will coincide with Christmas on King, starting at Noon on December 1st and ending with a Happy Hour Artist Reception 6-8PM. The entire event is open to the public. 

The timed painting rounds are:

1st Round  - Noon -1:30PM 

2nd Round -  2:30PM - 4:30PM

3rd Round - 5:30PM - 6:00PM

Dueling Brushes Happy Hour Artist Reception from 6:00PM – 8:00PM

Participating artists include: 

Elise Phillips, Randall Graham, Monique Sarkessian, Jan Wier, Denise Sedor, Sarah Baptist, Nancy Bea Miller, Jeremy McGirl, David Ohlerking & Kristi Gilfillan

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Nov
23
to Dec 24

Small Works Show

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Give the Gift of ART!   This show features small works and gifts, ranging from $8 to $500, from 15 amazing regional artists.  Perfect for the Holiday Season.  

Artists showing include: 

Elise Phillips, Randall Graham, Monique Sarkessian, Jan Wier, Denise Sedor, Sarah Baptist, Nancy Bea Miller, Jeremy McGirl, Rhoda Kahler, Fred Danziger, Kristi Gilfillan, Alicia Asselta, Robert Bohné, David Ohlerking & Valerie Craig

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Nov
10
10:30 AM10:30

Randall Graham Rain Painting Demo

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Randall will be painting one of his ‘en rain air’ paintings!

Many people have asked about his process with these...so here is a chance to see it happen. 

This a a great reason to come check out our current show. 

This is a very informal demo...think of it as an all day open house. Except Randall will be painting. Come say hi and check out the show.

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Aug
26
12:00 PM12:00

ONE DAY FLOWER PLEIN AIR EXHIBIT

Flower Plein Air

On August 4th and 5th, 11 artists participated in Flower Plein Air at Farm and Garden Flowers in Coatesville, PA which is the beautiful residence and commercial flower farm of Madeline Frankel and Jay Pressman.  In addition to commercial flower gardens, the property has a pond, a stream, woods, fields, a big hill, and a rustic old barn. There was something for every plein air painter to get excited about.  

The finished pieces will be on exhibit at the Gallery Sunday, August 26th.  All 11 artists will also be in the Gallery for this amazing one day exhibit. 

Participating Artists:  Janice Balson, Clair Haik, Fred Jackson, Joanne Geiger Mark, Jeremy McGirl, Christine Oddo, Lisa Prinzo, Monique Sarkessian, Denise Sedor, Susan Styer and  Jan Wier

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Aug
16
5:30 PM17:30

Randall Graham Painting Demonstration - Trust the Process

See Randall Graham's process LIVE Thursday Night.

Stroll in from 5:30pm to 8pm as he does a painting demonstration! Great opportunity to see how he creates his amazing work and check out the rest of the show!! It's Trust the Process!

Trust the Process features: Adam Vinson, Alexandra Tyng, Bo Bartlett, Erin Anderson, Evan Kitson, Jenn Warpole, Martin Campos, Neilson Carlin, Patrick Lee, Randall Graham, Robert Wellings and Timothy Wilson.
The show closes on Saturday, August 25th.

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