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Kenosha Art Association
P.O.Box 1753   Kenosha, WI 53141
     262-654-0065
E-mail Contact:
KenoshaArtAssoc@yahoo.com
The Kenosha Art Association is a nonprofit organization that exists through
 fundraising efforts and the dedication of its members.

Upcoming KAA Events

 Calendar for 2004

 

January 

1/6 Tues. -
6 - 10 p.m.

Start of third session of art classes: Stained glass, Ceramic Sculpture, and Watercolor painting.

1/15
6:30 - 9 p.m.

General Membership Meeting with Chili cook-off competition. Video on Van Gough. Hosted by Gene and Cathy Kemen.

 

February

 

No Membership Meeting.

 

 

March 

3/18
6:30 p.m.

Membership Meeting featuring a Book signing by Nick Cibrario author of “The Palmetto Tree”

 

April 

4/4
Sun.
1:30 - 4 p.m.

Annual Spring Art Event on a Sunday, 1:30 - 4 p.m. at the Kenosha Public Museum
Held in the Daimler Chrysler Room on the First floor at the Kenosha Public Museum, located at 5500-1st Avenue. This event is open to the public and will feature an artist’s demo/presentation, an art contest with 2-D and 3-D art on display to be judged that day. Ribbons and awards will be presented. Artists must be 18 or over and pre-register their artwork. Suggested Donation of $3 per person. Contact Info:  262-654-0065

 

 

May 

Monday
May 17th
6:30 p.m.

Annual Election Dinner at the Bartley House

Tues, 5/4 to
5/25

May Art Workshops in the KAA classroom: Silk Painting and Garden Art

 

 

June

6/6 Sun
10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Annual Good Old Summertime Art Fair, Civic Center Park in Kenosha.
Located on Sheridan Road between 56th and 57th Streets
This annual fundraising event is held in beautiful Civic Center Park in historic downtown Kenosha, a few short blocks from Lake Michigan, and right on the trolley route. The event features around 100 vendors selling fine arts and crafts! There is live music by national recording artist and pianist, Kerri Sherwood, and  a variety of delicious foods available. An estimated crowd  of 2000 - 3000 people come to this fair each year!
Due to the overwhelming response to this year’s fair, Forms for 2005 will not be available until December 2004.

 

July

Sunday 7/25

 The Festival of Arts and Flowers, Lincoln Park in Kenosha (22nd Avenue and 72nd Street)
The KAA participates in this event which is held by the Kenosha Unified School District. We give awards for the school students' art and are a major sponsor of the event. We also have a display of art by adult art students who have taken our classes and award prizes to  them. We do kid’s face painting at the event and also have artists giving demos of their specialties.
  Prizes and ribbons will be awarded. Katherine Turk has volunteered to coordinate the KAA tent . Thanks Katherine!  Volunteers are needed to help set up, to do art demos, booth sitting, and face painting. Any past KAA art class student may bring art work to display! 

Saturday, 7/17/04 
 9 a.m.-2 p.m.

  KAA at the Harbor Market Place! 

 

August  

 

 

Second week of Aug.

Kenosha County Fair, special Equine category added: “Horse of a Different Color”

August 24 Tues

Classroom Clean-up

September 

9/16 Thurs.
7 p.m. til 9”ish”

Annual Black and White party/Membership Meeting/Pot Luck
Wear Black & White, Bring Black & White Art, Eat Black & White food(?)

 

October 

10/21 Thursday
7 to 9 p.m.

Membership Meeting - perhaps a Halloween special??

 

November

Friday 11/12
6:00 - 10:00 p.m.

Holiday Art Auction Fundraiser at the Woman’s Club
This annual fundraising event helps subsidize the KAA art classes. A Silent and  Live Auction feature donated works of art in a variety of media by local  artists. The Auction is open to the public.Refreshments & Fun are guaranteed!
 Be on the look out for a new and exciting twist to this year’s auction - Manikins!   Questions or to donate art, call Pat at 262-694-4692.

 

December

Sunday, 12/05
Reception @ 4 p.m.
Holiday Party 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.

Holiday Party to be a catered event along with our Membership Show Reception at the Rhode Center For the Arts

 

Please consult your monthly newsletter for more detailed information concerning events.
Thank you!
Jill Montgomery, KAA President

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The Kenosha Art Association is a nonprofit organization that exists through fundraising efforts and the dedication of its members.
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