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)

2022


-HAPPY NEW YEAR-


PREPARATION FOR 125th ANNIVERSARY 2023 BEGINS

-updates will be provided throughout the year-NEED VOLUNTEERS


January ~ Mall Gallery/Art Studio


January 4 11am-1pm, gallery meeting

January 7- 5-7:30 First Friday Kilmer Mansion 4-5 artists display and sell work, music provided by Kilmer

January 7- 6-9pm First Friday Riverside Towers- 3 FASST artists  Link

                    Show ends February 28, 2022

January 14, 10 am Board Meeting, Mall Gallery

February ~ Mall Gallery/Art Studio


February 4, 5-7:30 First Friday Kilmer Mansion - cancelled due to inclement weather

February 10, 2022, 1:00pm Board meeting Mall Gallery

February 16,17,18, 9-5 Joseph Daily Portrait WorkshopRoberson Museum and Science Center

February 26, noon-4 pm KIDS WORKSHOP-OAKDALE MALL CENTER COURT Link - canceled


Sign-up for 125th Anniversary tasks

Discuss Still-life set up with Joseph Daily-125 Anniversary

is the theme for the annual members’ show. Other subjects/setups

may be included but must include the Anniversary Theme.

(Setup May-June thru December 2022)

March~ Mall Gallery/Art Studio


March 4, First Friday, Riverside Towers 6-9 pm, FASST Artists  Link

                Show ends April 30, 2022

March 4 First Friday, Kilmer Mansion 5-7:30 p.m. 

                           4-5 artists display and sell art; paint together setup 5pm; Shawn Robinson book signing 6-7pm; brief member meeting-highlights of coming year


MEMBER CAMPAIGN-BRING A FRIEND FOR

6 months FREE membership-can take advantage

of FASST benefits~ details in upcoming e-mails, website.


Watch for Webinars---



March 10 1:00 pm Board Meeting Mall Gallery

                               Board follow up on the Metropolitan Museum of Art bus Trip & second Bus trip-Bryant Park drop-off-choose your activity.

March 26 Easter Fun for Kids Workshop noon-2 pm Center Court Link  

                  


April~ Mall Gallery/ Art Studio


April 1, 2022  First Friday, Kilmer Mansion 5-7:30 pm

                        4-5 artists display and sell art

April 5- 29 -BCAC, YAA combined student show Oakdale Mall

                                            Opens-at former ZALES

April 9 Easter Fun for Kids  Workshop noon-2 pm Center Court Link

April 16  Paint Together, noon-3 pm, CANCELLED  Link

April 21, 2022 1:00 pm, Board Meeting, Mall Gallery

May ~ Mall Gallery/ Art Studio


May 5, 2022 – Board Meeting 1:00 p.m. Mall or Owego

May 6, 2022 – First Friday Kilmer Mansion 5-7:30 p.m.

                              Music provided by Peggy Sniezek, Maureen, and Denise Helms

                         4-5 artists bring a few things display and sell

May 6, 2022-Riverside Towers First Friday~ FASST artists~

                       6-9 pm~ Show ends June 30, 2022.

May 12-16 2022 Barnes & Nobles  Fundraiser

MAY 19, 2022, Board meeting at gallery, 1 pm

                            Members' meeting 3-5 Vestal Public Library    Vestal Parkway, Vestal       OR

May 20 2022    Members' meeting 2-4 Vestal Public Library    Vestal Parkway, Vestal

May 21, 2022 noon-3, Paint together at Otsiningo Park  Link

WATCH FOR NOTICES OF ADDITIONAL WORKSHOPS AND

WEBINARS WITH KATHY SMITH, JOSEPH DAILY, OTHERS



How to use the on-line gallery~ Contact Joy McMicken at

Joymcmicken@aol.com



Group meeting to review progress of 2023 plans


- demo by Kathy Smith pending


CHECK OUT SUMMER SOLTICE WITH BRIAN KEELER

June~ Mall Gallery/ Art Studio


June 3, 2022, First Friday-Kilmer Mansion 5-7:30 p.m.

                         4-5 artists will display and sell art

JUNE 19 ~PAINT TOGETHER~NOON-3

                    OTSININGO PARK~MEET AT THE POND  Link

June 23, 2022-Board meeting – mall gallery, 1pm

June 26, 2022, Kids Workshop- Center  Court Link-pending

                           -Summer theme- 6+, noon-4

July~ Mall Gallery/Art Studio


July 1, 2022, First Friday, Kilmer Mansion 5-7:30 p.m.

                       4-5 artists display and sell work, demo by Kathy Smith pending

July 1, 2022, Riverside Towers First Friday, 6-9pm 

                        show ends August 31, 2022~ FASST artists

July 9, 10, 11, 2022- July Fest-downtown Binghamton -rescheduled, dates will be confirmed

July 14, 2022, Board Meeting, gallery 1 pm

JULY 16~PAINT TOGETHER~NOON-3

                 OTSININGO PARK~MEET AT THE POND  Link

July 23, 2022   JC Carousel Day 2022  11-4pm

July 24, 2022 FASST-Kids workshop with Scott~ Center Court Link pending~

                         ~noon-4, ages 6+, $5 suggested donation

July 30, 2022 - bus trip Metropolitan Museum 

August~ Mall Gallery/Art Studio


August 5, 2022, First Friday Kilmer Mansion 5-7:30 p.m.

                             4-5 artists display and sell work

Discovery Center fundraiser-Wine and Roses ~ pending


UHS Show August-September-pending


Feast with Beast Binghamton Zoo ~ pending


August 11, 2022, Board Meeting, 1 pm, Owego

August 13, 2022~ FASST PICNIC AND DEMONSTRATION-

                                 ~ Noon-5 pm ~ Newark Valley~ Trout Ponds Pavilion~ bathroom facilities~

                                  ~paint together~

                                  ~plein air demo, Brian Keeler-pending  or demo with Kathy Smith

                                     with workshop 8/20-rain date 8/21 w/Brian pending

                                 ~ raffle from 123rd members show  and winner recognition

AUGUST 27~ PAINT TOGETHER~NOON-3

                         OTSININGO PARK~MEET AT THE POND  Link

September  Mall Gallery/Art Studio


124th FASST Members Show-PENDING BOARD APPROVAL-USE all PAST-FASST-ART

                                                       (we want our artists to have time to work on their 125th Anniversary pieces)

September 2 

                        Kilmer Mansion First Friday 5-7:30

                                     4-5 artists display and sell work, add demo by Kathy pending


                       Riverside Towers, first Friday 6-9, 

                                      show ends October 31, 2022

Group meeting to look at progress of 2023 plans


ART STORE Syracuse-car pool to watercolor workshop pending


September~ Willow Point Nursing Home, art in lobby pending


September ~Willow Point Nursing Home-art workshop for residents

                       Provided by Scott Stevens~ date and time pending


September 4, 2022 -Ross Park - Rock and Roar~ Rescheduled 2022

September 4, 2022, Kids Workshop with Scott (part of Rock and Roar) Link

                                   ~ noon-2 (ages 6+)pending

September 10 and 11, 2022 Colorscape Norwich 

September 17, 2022, 11-2  Watercolor Workshop with Richard Henry pending~ plein air-location selected by Richard ~bring art

                                        FREE for FASST Members Guests $20~ Rain date TBD~ Pre-registration required~

WATCH FOR NOTICES OF ADDITIONAL WORKSHOPS WITH RICHARD HENRY

September 29, 2022, 1 pm-Board meeting at gallery

September 24, Courthouse, rain date October 1, 2022 Paint Together, pending permit Link

October ~ Mall Gallery/Art Studio


October 1 & 2 2022   Broome Country Art Trail 

October 2022-BCAC Art Trail studio pending 

Oakdale Mall Gallery/Art Studio-only

-- Kilmer Mansion Art Trail 12:30-4 pending



October 7, 2022, Kilmer Mansion First Friday 5-7:30 pm

                               FASST provide music, 4-5 artists display and sell art

October-Willow Point Nursing Home-lobby art pending




October 8, 2022, Kids Workshop with Scott~ Halloween Theme Link

                               ~Oakdale Mall Center Court~ pending location~ ~Noon-4 pm (6 and up) $5 per artist -one session

                               ~ pre-registration preferred->signup with Scott

October 13, 2022 – Board Meeting, 1:00 pm, Mall Gallery

October 15, 2022, Workshop with Kathy Smith center court pending

Carpool Ithaca first Saturday pending

NOVEMBER HAPPY THANKSGIVING!

November~ Mall Gallery/Art Studio


November 4, 2022, 

First Friday, Kilmer Mansion

                                  Paint together -set up 5-5:30

                                   5:30-7:30-paint 

                                    artists will display art on tables

Riverside Towers,  First Friday 6-9 pm 

                                ends December 31, 2022.

November 10, 2022, Board meeting, 1 pm Gallery

November 12, 2022, Kathy Smith workshop pending

November-Willow Point Nursing Home-Lobby art-pending


ART Workshop-carpool to Syracuse-The Art Store

November 17-20 Barnes and Noble fundraiser 

HOLIDAY GREETINGS!


December~ Mall Gallery/Art Studio


124th Members show pending

2022-Kids Workshop Holiday Art -Mall Event pending Oakdale Mall Center Court ~

December 2, 2022, First Friday Kilmer Mansion 5-7:30

                                    4-5 artists display and sell work

December 3, 2022-Kids Workshop with Scott~ Holiday Art Link

                                   Oakdale Mall Center Court ~ tentative location- Mall Management

                                    Holiday event may replace this activity-pending

                                    Noon~ 4pm (6 and up) 

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

December 8, 2022, Board Meeting, 1 pm, gallery

December 10, 2022~~ PAINT FOR FUN~ Kathy Smith-workshop at Mall Center Court~ pending

                                        Workshop-bring your own supplies and reference piece


December-Willow Point Nursing Home-lobby art pending


2023 HAPPY NEW YEAR!!

January    2023           ~ FASST 125 YEARS ~~AMAZING

February 2023 – Joseph Daily Portrait Workshop-details tba





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

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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



May~ Mall Gallery/Art Studio


May 7, 2021 Paint together at Mall Center Court-

 11:30 -3-Kathy provide assist

 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                                                                                                                            

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

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



UHS Show August-September-pending status of COVID


Feast with Beast Binghamton Zoo ~ pending for 2022


August 5th  2021 6-8pm Discovery Center fundraiser-Wine and Roses 


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


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 ~ 

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

masks required~ hand sanitizer provided by FASST


August 21, 2021

MEMBER PAINT TOGETHER & KIDS Workshop w/Scott Stevens

~Otsiningo Park

Paint Together~~11 am – 3 pm bring your own Art supplies, lunch, snack 

Kids Workshops- 11 am-12:30 pm (6-10 years) & 1-2:30 pm (11and up)

$5 per child, supplies provided

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


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

~~$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 Link


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


September 2021  Colorscape Norwich  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  - rescheduled- tba

 Paint together 

~ 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



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 

rescheduled- tba

~~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

Art Demonstration w/ Kathy Smith 6-7 pm 

Local restaurant or catered~ details forthcoming~



December 4, 2021-Holiday Arts & Crafts for kids   with Scott

~ Holiday Ornaments

Oakdale Mall Center Court ~

Noon~ 2pm      ~ walk-ins welcome~ 

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



December 7 2021 

123rd Members’ Show- @ old Zales locationOakdale Mall 

(show will run through the end of December)



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

~PRE-REGISTRATION required -Contact Jan Wood benzjw1@gmail.com ~~

~~~~~Provide name, contact number or e-mail address~~Jan Wood will confirm registration~~~~

                                     ~ FASST Mall Gallery

1 hour session- ~First Come, First Serve~ ~Maximum 5 artists per hour

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

PAY AT DOOR ALL SUPPLIES INCLUDED

MEMBERS $10 Non-MEMBERS $12



December 18, 2021-Holiday Arts & Crafts for kids   with Scott

~ Holiday Ornaments

Oakdale Mall Center Court ~

Noon~ 2pm      ~ walk-ins welcome~ 

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



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)