The Wiles of a Woman | Somewhere Between Real and Imagined
Jul
1
to Sep 15

The Wiles of a Woman | Somewhere Between Real and Imagined

Banner image has been cropped (c) Travis Lewis

Running until Sept 15th

"If you obey all the rules, you'll miss all the fun";   actress Katherine Hepburn

"I am so wily and feminine that I could live by your side for a lifetime and deceive you afresh every day";  author Jane Bowles

Grumpy: "Angel, ha! She's a female! And all females is poison! They're full of wicked wiles!" 
Bashful: "What are wicked wiles?"
Grumpy: "I don't know, but I'm agin' 'em.";  Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, 1937

Group Exhibition of illustrative artists near and far exploring their thoughts on those varied wiles of woman.

Marc Potts
Travis Lewis
John Hinderliter
Raoul Vitale
Amy Kollar-Anderson
John Blumen
Omar Rayyan
Sheila Rayyan
Winona Nelson
Soutchay
Marc Scheff
Andrea Sipl
Aaron Miller
Jim Pavelec                     
Rob Rey
Pete Mohrbacher
Dave Leri


 

 

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IRONCLAD Inspiration Showcase presented by The Writing Knights
Aug
25
7:00pm 7:00pm

IRONCLAD Inspiration Showcase presented by The Writing Knights

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Proud to host The Writing Knights, a prose and poetry organization. This week featuring And(y)i Line, Johnny Neiman, and Nikann Charney,  professional writers from around Ohio. Listen to their thought provoking and skillfully written prose and poetry.

 Plus...try out your new piece in front of a  supportive crowd by stepping up to the open mike.
Light refreshments. 
$5 Suggested Admission

 

 

 

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First Friday Frolicking w/Steampunk Costume Contest at IKON IMAGES
Sep
1
12:00pm12:00pm

First Friday Frolicking w/Steampunk Costume Contest at IKON IMAGES

Banner image (c) Mandy Altimus Pond
Picture yourself  in front of a Victorian England or American Wild West backdrop, add some industrial steam powered influences to create your steampunk costume, and you just might be the winner!

if you're new to the idea of steampunk here's a bit of a definition to help you...
Steampunk, is a subgenre of science fiction and sometimes fantasy that incorporates technology and aesthetic designs inspired by 19th-century industrial steam-powered machinery. It’s an extremely eclectic and historical style, representing the best of merging influences from the Victorian Era, The American Wild West, The Pirate Era, Jules Verne, H.G. Wells, Goth, Science Fiction, Retrofuturism, and some post-apocalyptic.

Registration opens at 5pm
Judging starting at 6:30pm
Winners announced 9pm

Judges are Elizabeth Kaplan, professional costumer for Canton Ballet and Mandy Altimus Pond, professional archivist for The Massillon Museum.

1. Quality and Construction
2.Level of Detail ( jewelry/shoes, make- up/hairstyle, accents like aging/distressing
3.Level of Difficulty – How difficult was it to execute this costume design. Are there moving parts? Are there multiple pieces?
4. Level of Creativity – Is this costume/idea original? 
5.Character Development - How well does the costume support the development of a character?
1st place and runner-up winner announced at 9PM with all that social  media posting and specially designed award by 3D artist Joseph Miller.
 

 

 

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ONE NIGHT ONLY Oh! The Horror of It All
Oct
6
12:00pm12:00pm

ONE NIGHT ONLY Oh! The Horror of It All

Banner image has been cropped. Alien (c)character of 20th Century Fox by artist Jeff Miracola 

For one night only!! Come and see what kind of horror the gallery has in store for you. We're bringing out  our scariest artwork for this one night show.  Prints and originals from some of your favorite RPG,  Dungeons and Dragons, World of Warcraft, Magic: The Gathering and more. Available for one night only in the gallery. 

Don't be too scared, I've been told they don't bite unless you play your cards wrong!

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The Art of Saving a Horse Exhibition to Benefit LAST CHANCE CORRAL Horse Rescue
Oct
13
to Dec 30

The Art of Saving a Horse Exhibition to Benefit LAST CHANCE CORRAL Horse Rescue

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Banner image has been cropped "Hanging in the Balance" (c) Heather Theurer
Second annual fundraiser for LAST CHANCE CORRAL Horse Rescue
Featuring artwork from around the town and the world from some of the best animal and fantasy illustrators.

Opening party with silent auction October 13th at 6pm. Entrance fee $5 goes directly to purchasing milk replacer for the foals. Silent auction, 50/50 raffle prints, and original artwork and more....

Saved!

Just a few of the over 100 foals saved this year from certain death because of the determination of Last Chance Corral

Contributing Artists;
Marc Potts - Gr. Britain
Kelly Potts-Martinez -  Gr. Britain
Julie Wilmore - Illinois
Heather Bullach - Ohio
Omar Rayyan - Massachusetts
Sheila Rayyan - Massachusetts
Linda Faulkner - Ohio
Lynette Shelly - Pennsylvania
Diane Belfiglio - Ohio
Terri Howard - Ohio
Mark Poole - South Carolina
Tony O'Conner - Ireland
Winona Nelson - Pennsylvania
Susie Gordon - Ohio

 


 

 

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