Events

Jun
1
to Jun 2

3rd Annual Gallery222 Plein Air Malvern

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On June 1st and 2nd, 17 of our amazing local artists will converge on Malvern for the third year. They will set up their G222 Plein Air Flag, easels and paints to capture all the beauty our town has to offer through their eyes and paintbrushes.  These talented artists will be out rain or shine allowing you into their creative process.  The art form will excite viewers with an invitation into the sight, sound and even smell of the artists’ world.  The competitive side of the process pits artists against each other for prizes awarded after 2 days of painting “en plein air”.

We are encouraging residents to come out on Saturday, June 1st and Sunday, June 2nd to meet and chat with the 17 local artists who will identifiable by their G222 Plein Air Flag.

Winners will be announced at the Artist Reception on Thursday, June 6th from 5:30pm to 8:00pm. 

The artist reception is open to the public, so meet and mingle with all the artists while enjoying some lite bites and drinks.

Participating Artists:  Randall Graham, Monique Sarkessian, Elise Phillips, Kristi Gilfillan, Fred Danziger, Jeremy McGirl, Barbara Berry, Denise Sedor, Nate Durnin, Sarah Baptist, Jan Wier, Nancy Bea Miller, Mick McAndrews, Georganna Lenssen, Michele Byrne, Robert Bohne, Valerie Craig & Sharon Henderson

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Jun
5
to Jun 26

Plein Air Show

On June 1st and 2nd, 17 of our amazing local artists will converge on Malvern for the third year. They will set up their G222 Plein Air Flag, easels and paints to capture all the beauty our town has to offer through their eyes and paintbrushes.  These talented artists will be out rain or shine allowing you into their creative process.  The art form will excite viewers with an invitation into the sight, sound and even smell of the artists’ world.  The competitive side of the process pits artists against each other for prizes awarded after 2 days of painting “en plein air”.

We are encouraging residents to come out on Saturday, June 1st and Sunday, June 2nd to meet and chat with the 17 local artists who will identifiable by their G222 Plein Air Flag.

Winners will be announced at the Artist Reception on Thursday, June 6th from 5:30pm to 8:00pm. 

The artist reception is open to the public, so meet and mingle with all the artists while enjoying some lite bites and drinks.

Finished pieces will be on exhibit June 5th - June 26th

Participating Artists:  Randall Graham, Monique Sarkessian, Elise Phillips, Kristi Gilfillan, Fred Danziger, Jeremy McGirl, Barbara Berry, Denise Sedor, Nate Durnin, Sarah Baptist, Jan Wier, Nancy Bea Miller, Mick McAndrews, Georganna Lenssen, Michele Byrne, Robert Bohne, Valerie Craig & Sharon Henderson

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May
17
5:00 PM17:00

Malvern Art Stroll

We are thrilled to have  Jan Wier painting on the G222 porch.  Other artists participating include Joanne Marks, Denise Sedor, Fred Jackson, Janice Balson, Sarah Baptist, Kristi Gilfillan and Liz Delaney. This weather permitting, so let’s hope Mother Nature is on our side. 

We are thrilled to have Jan Wier painting on the G222 porch.
Other artists participating include Joanne Marks, Denise Sedor, Fred Jackson, Janice Balson, Sarah Baptist, Kristi Gilfillan and Liz Delaney.
This weather permitting, so let’s hope Mother Nature is on our side. 

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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

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‘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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