FASST: Fine Arts Society of the Southern Tier

Fine Arts Society of the Southern Tier
Promoting the Arts in the Southern Tier of NY

THE FINE ARTS SOCIETY OF THE SOUTHERN TIER, INC. EVENTS CALENDAR 

(SUBJECT TO CHANGE)


2021

***The Board is also exploring one or more bus trips in 2021

And

****a 2021 plein air workshop is bring explored
WATCH FOR FUTURE e-mails and updates in FASST newsletters



~~~ FASST 2021 EVENTS CALENDAR-SUBJECT TO CHANGE~~~3/27/21

<><><><><><><><><><><><>WELCOME BACK<><><><><><><><><><><><>



GET YOUR VACCINE WHEN ELIGIBLE STAY SAFE-WEAR MASKS, SOCIAL DISTANCE, WASH HANDS



2021-HAPPY NEW YEAR



January~ Mall Gallery/Art Studio


January 22, 2021 Board Meeting, Oakdale Mall Gallery


February ~ Mall Gallery/Art Studio


February 22, 2021, 1:30pm Board meeting Mall Gallery


Scott Stevens appointed to finish Betty Calkin’s term on  the Board. Betty has medical concerns. Thank you Betty and welcome Scott.


 Board working on 2021 Events in accordance with COVID guidelines.


March~ Mall Gallery/Art Studio


March 5, 2021-BCAC Emerging Artists Competition

-Jan and John Wood ~ Best in Show~ donation on behalf of FASST


Webinar by FASST member, Kathy Smith-watch for details in upcoming e-mails, website, FASSTNY notifications 


March 22, 2021, 1:30 p.m. Board Meeting, Mall gallery


April~ Mall Gallery/ Art Studio


April 15, 2021 Board Meeting~Mall


April 25, 2021 ~ 11 AM – 4 PM    Watercolor Workshop w/Kathy Smith  Link

~ Sunday-Kathy Smith Watercolor Workshop

Includes supplies except brushes, paper towels

Oakdale Mall Center Court

(social distancing, masks required and hand

sanitizer provided by FASST)

$50 per artist, $55 non-member

4-5 hours, 11am-3-4 pm, maximum 10 artists

Details forthcoming -pre-registration preferred


May~ Mall Gallery/Art Studio


May 7, 2021 Paint together at Mall Center Court-

Tentative location, 11:30 -3-Kathy provide assist

(social distancing, masks required, hand sanitizer

provided by FASST)-details forthcoming~ artist brings art

supplies including easels. NO CHARGE-

pre-registration preferred all FASST Members and passerby s invited~

limit on participation due to social distancing~


May 7, 2020~Webinar Event~ Joseph Daily 2-4pm eastern~

Portrait Society~ creating the illusion of three-dimensionality

in painting~ entire conference registration may be required~ check

webpage~ https://www.portraitsociety.org/2021-conference-webinar


May 21, 2021~ Webinar~ Lilac Oil Painting~ 11-5 

                                                                                                                               ~ check ~

FACEBOOK with Artfull Webinars or Paint with your Heart

Kathy’s Studio Six-Open Class 11-1 Monday and Friday, $25

Call Kathy at 607 368-1133-leave a message

                                          WATCH FOR NOTICES OF ADDITIONAL WORKSHOPS AND WEBINARS WITH KATHY SMITH


MAY MEMBER PLANNING SESSIONS:

May 14, 2021 -Member Planning Session 1-3pm

May 22, 2021 – Member Planning Session 1-3pm

May 24, 2021 – Member Planning Session 6-8 pm

Pre-register -maximum 8 per session-held at mall gallery

All 3-sessions -same info-discuss Mural status, Mall lease

requirements, survey needs/wants and brief overview of

How to use the on-line gallery~ Pre-Registration preferred


~~BOARD ELECTIONS rescheduled to November ~ December 2021~~


June~ Mall Gallery/ Art Studio


June 24, 2021 -Board Meeting -Mall gallery 1:30 p.m.

Finalize draft Mural proposal June-Mid August

June 26, 2021- Kids' Workshops Link with Scott-Summer Theme

Oakdale Mall Center Court-Tentative Location

(Social distancing, masks required, hand sanitizer

provided by FASST) pre-registration preferred, public welcome

signup-> Scott

($5 per artist per session-noon-2 (6-10) 3-5 (11 and up)

(maximum 10 artists per session)

             

June 27, 2021 FASST MEMBERS Paint Together~ 11-3 pm

Park PENDING~ bring your own art supplies, lunch, snacks

Rain Date or Hot Date Monday, June 28, 2021

-NO CHARGE-Public Welcome

(social distancing, masks required, hand sanitizer provided by FASST)


July~ Mall Gallery/Art Studio


July Fest-downtown Binghamton -rescheduled July 9, 10, 11, 2022


JC Carousel Day- rescheduled 2022


July 24, 2021 FASST-Kids workshop Link with Scott~ local park~ TBD

~~noon-2 (6-10), ~~3-5 (11 and up)

$5 per artist per session, 10-15 maximum per session

Depends on allowable space for social distancing,

Masks required, FASST will provide hand sanitizer

Pre-registration preferred but not necessary~ sign up with Scott


July 17, 2021 ~9 am – 4pm~Plein Air Workshop w/Brian Keeler

Location~ North Star Gallery~ For FASST Members and guests

Details forthcoming~~ oils~ acrylic~ pastels



August~ Mall Gallery/Art Studio


Discovery Center fundraiser-Wine and Roses ~ pending for 2022

UHS Show August-September-pending status of COVID

Feast with Beast Binghamton Zoo ~ pending for 2022


August 7, 2021 Plein Air Kids Workshop Link  with Scott

~ local park-TBD~ noon-2 (6-10)~ 3-5 (11 and up)

$5 per artist , Maximum 10-15 per session

(social distancing, masks required~ hand sanitizer provided FASST)


August 14, 2021~ FASST PICNIC AND DEMONSTRATION

Time ~ Noon-5 pm ~ includes set up and clean up time

Newark Valley~ Trout Ponds Pavilion~ bathroom facilities~

bag lunch planned ~Pre- Registration required ~ details forthcoming

Kathy Smith~ Oil Demo, and time for socialization~ social distancing,

masks required~ hand sanitizer provided by FASST


August 21, 2021 Paint Together~Noon-4 - FASST Members and Public

Welcome --Rain Date or Hot Date -August 22, 2021, bring your own

Art supplies, lunch, snack ~LOCAL PARK ~TBD

(social distancing, masks required hand sanitizer provided by FASST)


August 29, 2021~ Kathy Smith Oil Workshop -Painting Lilacs~

~~$50 FASST member, $55 non-member

Plein Air-artist to bring own art supplies

Time~Noon-4 pm ~ LOCAL PARK ~TBD~ Pre~ registration required

Rain Date or Hot Date – September 2, 2021

(social distancing, masks required, hand sanitizer provided by FASST)


 

September~ Mall Gallery/ Art Studio


September~ Willow Point Nursing Home, art in lobby -pending COVID

September ~Willow Point Nursing Home-art workshop for residents

Provided by Scott Stevens~ date and time pending COVID

 

September 2021

Present Mural draft proposal to Roberson-FASST representatives

M. Grasso and Roberson planning committee


September 5, 2021 -Ross Park - Rock and Roar~ Rescheduled 2022


September 5, 2021 Kids Workshop Link  with Scott (without Rock and Roar)

Ross Park Pavilion or zoo location~ request submitted

$5 per child~ noon-2 (6-10)~ 3-5(11 and up)~pre-registration preferred

10-15 artists per session (social distancing, masks required, hand

sanitizer provided by FASST)


September 18, 2021 -Shafer Bus Trip -Metropolitan Museum


September 20, 2021, 1:30 p.m. Board meeting, Oakdale Mall gallery


September 24, 2021, 11-2 FREE Watercolor Workshop with

Richard Henry ~ plein air-location selected by Richard ~bring art

supplies, lunch, snacks, easels etc. FREE for FASST Members

Guests $20~ Rain date TBD~ (social distancing, masks required, hand

sanitizer provided by FASST) Pre-registration required~

WATCH FOR NOTICES OF ADDITIONAL WORKSHOPS WITH RICHARD HENRY


Colorscape Norwich September 2021 pending COVID status


October~ Mall Gallery/Art Studio

October First Saturday ~ Ithaca Art Trail~ car pool pending COVID

October-Willow Point Nursing Home-lobby art pending COVID


October 2-3, 2021-BCAC Art Trail studio/virtual


October 2, 2021 Kids Workshop Link with Scott~ Halloween Theme

~Oakdale Mall Center Court~ tentative location~

~Noon-2 pm (6-10) ~ 3-5pm (11 and up) $5 per artist per session

10 per session~ pre-registration preferred->signup with Scott

(social distancing, masks required, hand sanitizer provided by FASST)


October 25, 2021 – Board Meeting, 1:30 pm, Mall Gallery


October 28, 2021 Paint together Center Court-tentative location

~noon-4 pm~ FASST artists and public welcome, bring own supplies,

~~Bagged Halloween Goodies for Kids~~

(social distancing, masks required, hand sanitizer provided by FASST)


NOVEMBER HAPPY THANKSGIVING!


November~ Mall Gallery/Art Studio


123rd Members’ Show-Oakdale Mall (set up end of October)

(show will run through the end of November)


November 6, 2021-Kids workshop Link  with Scott

Oakdale Mall Center Court-Tentative location

Theme -Thanksgiving~ noon-2pm (6-10)~ 3-5(11 and up)

$5 per artist per session, 10 maximum~ sign-up with Scott

Pre-registration preferred (social distancing, masks required,

hand sanitizer provided by FASST)


~~November 13, 2021 Kathy Smith, Watercolor demo 1-3 pm

Oakdale Mall Center Court-tentative location or Oakdale Mall

In front of Penneys ~~Try your hand at watercolor~

For FASST members and free for the public~ donation accepted

(social distancing, masks required, hand sanitizer provided by FASST)


November-Willow Point Nursing Home-Lobby art-pending COVID

Barnes and Noble Book Fair fundraiser~ Board will inquire 2022


HOLIDAY GREETINGS!


December~ Mall Gallery/Art Studio


December 3, 2021-Friday Member Show Reception/Awards Ceremony

Local restaurant or catered~ details forthcoming~


December 4, 2021-Kids Workshop Link  with Scott~ Holiday Ornaments

Oakdale Mall Center Court ~ tentative location, 10 participants

Noon~ 2pm (6-10) ~ 3-5pm (11 and up)~$5 per artist for supplies

~ pre-registration preferred~ public welcome~ sign-up with Scott

(social distancing, masks required, hand sanitizer provided by FASST)


December 12, 2021~~ PAINT FOR FUN~ Kathy Smith-Ornaments

~pre-registration required~ FASST Mall Gallery, $12 per artist~

1 hour session- up to 5 artists per hour

Noon-1 pm~ 1-2pm~ 2-3pm~ 3-4pm~ 4-5pm~ supplies provided


December-Willow Point Nursing Home-lobby art pending COVID



2022 HAPPY NEW YEAR !!




2022



January~ Mall Gallery/Art Studio

No Board meeting



February  16,17,18 2022    approx 9 am - 5 pm each day   Rescheduled  Joseph Daily's portrait workshop   Link   

~details forthcoming~ pre-registration required

(to be held at Roberson Museum and Science Center)