The Glorious Glass Art of Gloria Badiner She gave up cell biology for a career as an artist. She faced a decision: Art or science? Badiner loves science, which she refers to as “the never-ending story.” But cast glass, as Badiner jokes, “ate away at her brain.” When light enters a piece of cast glass, […]
On Friday, June 7 at the KV Museum, Charlotte Hubbard (Beekeeper of the Year) and Carolyn Fink (Signature Member) will be signing children’s books “If I Could Sit on a Bee’s Knees.” All sales from this informative book on bees goes into critical bee research. Fun Bee-related events are planned that evening!
Come and see all the new handmade art for 2018! Featured here, new pastels from Melody Allen and new jewelry from Judy Jansen. We are excited to announce Signature’s NEW location! To see the map and 2018 gallery info, click HERE.
Dawn Edwards and Gretchen Huggett have a collaborative effort they worked on for Felt United Day. It will soon be published in the Australian ‘Felt’ Magazine. The link and info from Dawn is below. We are very proud of these two Signature artists! Felt United Collaborative Project
Thinking of learning the art of pastels from an expert? This is the time to sign up for a KIA summer class with Melody Allen. If you have been curious about working with pastels, now is your opportunity to give them a try. Melody makes this class non-intimidating for beginners. Advanced artists are also welcome. […]
Maryellen Hains along with Joan Carver will be exhibiting their “Fanciful Daydreams” at the Arts Council Gallery in the Epic Center, Kalamazoo Mall, in April. These two artist have a lifetime commitment to the arts and a wealth of talent to show. Please visit the Arts Council Website for more infomation.
We are very proud of our Signature President, Mark Cassino. Two of his beautiful photographs are in the West Michigan Area Show. More information about the show is in the link below. Check out what talent we have right here in Southwest Michigan! Kalamazoo Institute of Arts WMAS 2017
Congratulations to Susan Badger, 2nd place winner in the 2017 Juried Art show at the Three Rivers Carnegie Center for the Arts!! Susan, we are so proud of you! The show runs January 22 – February 18, with the opening reception TODAY, January 22, 2-4 pm. 2017 Juried Show
Fall into the Arts with Jeanne Fitzgerald at the Commerce Point Gallery. Exhibit continues through December 1.
A Sense of Place: The Nature of Watercolor An exhibit of paintings by Susan Badger Pierce Cedar Creek Institute. Sept. 1 thru Nov. 28SUNDAY, OCT. 9 FROM 12:15 TO 1 PM., Susan will give a special presentation in the Auditorium with a reception to follow from 1 to 3 pm. Reception and Presentation are free.