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2013 New Work

“Old Cranky” ©2013 Chris Taylor

“Cobb at Work” ©2013 Chris Taylor

Current Exhibits 2010

UPCOMING:

June: The Women Sharing Art Exhibit will include Watercolor, Oil & Acrylic Paintings, Photography, Fiber Art, Mosaics, Art Glass, Asian Brush Painting and more, at the Castello di Borghese Vineyards,www.castellodiborghese.com, 17150 County Road 48, Cutchogue, NY, June 5 thru June 13, 2010 with receptions on Sundays, June 6 and June 13 (1-5 pm) & with [...]

My Latest Column for Bellport.com

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Adventures In Art by Chris Taylor

We asked Chris Taylor, President of the SBAA (South Bay Art Association), to write a column for Bellport.com about herself, her art background and her art itself, as well as how [...]

Local Notables

The South Bay Art Association has had some very notable artists serve as jurors for their shows over the years, many of them from the Bellport/Brookhaven area-

Recently we were happy to have Mr. Barry Rockwell, Mr. Malcolm Morley, and Ms. Marlies Ihmels serve as  jurors for our shows. This year we will have Ms. [...]

South Bay Art Association’s Annual Member’s Exhibit

Memorial Day Weekend at the Belport Community Center

4 Bell St., Bellport

Free and Open to the Public

Sat & Sun 12 – 6

Monday 10 -5

Very Fine,  Original Art by our local talents!

Student Art Show

South Bay Art Association will host the Annual Nita Elder Scholarship Exhibit, November 22 and 23 at the Bellport Community Center on 4 Bell St in the Village of Bellport.

High School Seniors who are seriously pursuing a career in the visual arts present their work for review by qualified judges and the winners receive [...]

NEW Arts Council Formed!

The Patchogue Arts Council has formed and has lots of events planned!

Check their website at www.patchoguearts.org

New Work

Its a great time to get to the beach to do some plein air painting! Wish #gallery-1 { margin: auto; } #gallery-1 .gallery-item { float: left; margin-top: 10px; text-align: center; width: 33%; } #gallery-1 img { border: 2px solid #cfcfcf; } #gallery-1 .gallery-caption { margin-left: 0; } I had more time….

Painting with a Palette Knife

Fire Island

This is a great technique and I realize I don’t engage in it often enough. The colors remain fresh and vibrant, the textures are exciting, and its fun! The technique imparts a certain energy to the painting that you just cant get with any other method. Knives come in various shapes, sizes [...]

at your fingertips

I’ve added a bunch of useful links over to the right— just click on them for info on Weather, News, Art, Artists Websites, Batik, Art Museums, and Libraries. (BUT NO SPORTS!) You can find anything you want- check out the artist bulletin board for art events and check out Art Calendar, Art Biz Coach and [...]

To Dye For!

Jacquard Products, manufacturers of the fiber reactive dyes used in batik, have added me to their website!

For 25 years Jacquard Products has been producing the finest colors for surface designers, textile artists, fine artists, hobbyists, and crafters. Jacquard Products is a leading innovator in the art world, and also provides a wide variety of [...]

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Don’t forget over on the right. there’s a list of lots of handy sites you may be interested in-

museums, galleries, artists’ websites, art supplies, even news and weather!

Be sure to check out the Phoenix Website and Bellport.com for events [...]

South Bay Art Association’s 51st Annual Member’s Exhibit

Come on down! Free and open to the Public-

over Memorial Day Weekend in Bellport at the Community Center-

We’ve got over 140 pieces of fine original art to show you!

Saturday and Sunday, May 24 & 25 from 12 – 6

Monday May 26 from 10 -5

Need Directions? Go to www.bellport.com/sbaa

you will [...]

Batik is Fun!

Blue Trio (Batik)

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