Mark your calendar!
The 2017 Absolutely Abstract Reception is this weekend, Sunday, July 30th from 2 to 4 PM. Come see this collection of lovely abstract art – over 60 works by Philadelphia area artists.
Awards presented at 3:00 PM
- See great work
- See friends
- Meet the artists
We hope to see you there!
PSC Member’s Open Sunday June 18th, 12-5pm Cool & Hot Live Jazz and East Indian Cuisine!
- 12:00 to 2:45 pm Still life/ Plein Air painting
- 3:30 to 5:00 pm Live Jazz
- 12:00 to 3:00 pm Potluck with East Indian Theme
- $10 per person; bring a dish, bring a friend!
Dinner Open to the Public
Please RSVP to Michelle in the PSC office by June 7th at 4pm.
- 5:30 – Social Period Begins
- 6:15 – TBD
- 7:15 – Dinner
The June Member’s Dinner Meeting will feature YOU as the speaker. This meeting is dedicated to the work our members have been producing or are working on. So bring a recently finished work or a work you are in process with to share with your fellow artists – we will have a computer and projector set up as well in the gallery, if you want to share your website or digital artwork. Critiques of work will be on the menu that evening along with pizza and dessert!
2017 Workshop Show Preview
Mark your calendar!
The PSC is hosting our Worksop Show Reception on Sunday, May 28th from 2 to 4pm. Come visit to see just what our popular weekly workshops are all about.
The life drawing and printmaking workshops have been a long-standing tradition here at the Sketch Club. They are open year round, monitored by our four dedicated Workshop Monitors. To learn more about attending our workshops, you can go to sketchclub.org/workshops.
154th Exhibition of Small Oil Paintings Reception
Saturday, May 6th is your last day to view our 154th Annual Exhibition of Small Oil Paintings. The show’s success will be remembered for years to come.
There are 198 pieces to admire from 135 talented artists. If you are on the hunt for artistic inspiration, or in the market for the next piece to decorate your space, swing by before it’s too late!
Also showing is our Winners Show in the Stewart Gallery downstairs. The 153rd Small Oils first place winner, Tom Kohlmann, is showing his piece in this exhibition, as well as other winners from last year’s shows.
Congratulations to the winners of this year’s Small Oil Paintings Exhibition, and to the artists who sold their work to happy patrons. Though we are sorry to see this show come down, we are excited for our upcoming exhibition: the PSC Workshop Show!
Marilee at work on a still life painting.
Sunday April 30th
– Food – Potluck (Jackie is preparing Slavic fare)
– 12- 3 PM Still Life / Plein Air painting and drawing
– 3:30 -5 PM Music
Bring a friend!
Fee = Pay What You Wish
Please note: tonight’s Critique Night is canceled due to preparations for this weekend’s reception of the 154th Annual Exhibition of Small Oil Paintings. The next meeting will take place on May 17th.
A preview of the 154th Small Oil Paintings Exhibition
Our most prestigious and historic show opens this Friday: the 154th Annual Exhibition of Small Oil Paintings. This tradition in began in 1865, just five years after we were founded, and continues to a be strong regional inspiration for artists, collectors, and appreciators.
There is no shortage of artwork to admire. This is the breathtaking work of 135 artists, in a combined total of 198 pieces. Whether you are looking for ideas to inform your own work, or you are in the market for some decorative pieces to hang in your space, the Philadelphia Sketch Club has you covered.
We are also hosting a Winners Show in our Stewart Gallery downstairs for artists who won awards during our 2016 exhibition calendar year. Last year’s Small Oils first place winner, Tom Kohlmann, is showing his piece in this exhibition, along with many other talented artists.
Plan to attend the reception with friends on Sunday, April 23rd, from 2 to 4pm, where we will be awarding Small Oil winners. Best In Show will receive the R Tait McKenzie bronze medal.
Meanwhile, we encourage you to come in for a visit!