Our Monthly meeting site is the First Reformed Church of Scotia located at 224 N. Ballston Ave (Route 50) in Scotia.

Member Meetings occur at 6:30 PM on the 2nd Thursday of the month six times a year. Meetings occur on the months of September, October, November, March, April, and May. The group sponsors at least 2 annual shows at various locations.

Upcoming programs will be posted as they are booked. Meeting/event reminders are done via email (if no email, then via phone).

For program information and suggestions contact Helga Prichard at Hhprichard@earthlink.com

       
 

UPCOMING SHOWS & EVENTS

  • Mabee Farms – TBA

    Where:
    1100 Main St
    Rotterdam Junction, NY 12150

    Intake:
    TBA

    Reception:
    TBA

    Judge:
    TBA

    Pickup:
    TBA

  • Niskayuna Town Hall – TBA

    Where:
    One Niskayuna Circle (across from the Library)
    Schenectady, NY

    Intake:
    TBA

    Pickup:
    TBA

  • American Italian Heritage Museum – Feb—Mar

    Where:
    1227 Central Ave.
    Albany, NY

    Intake:
    TBA

    Intake –
    Hanging –

    Reception/Pickup:
    TBA
    Reception –
    Pickup –

    Judge:
    TBA

 
 
 
 

SAS Meeting DEMO SCHEDULE | 2017-2018

Note: activities are subject to change

  • September 20, 2018 SAS group to review Summer Challenge pieces.
  • October 11, 2018 TBA
  • November 8, 2018 TBA
  • March 14, 2019 TBA
  • April 11, 2019 TBA
  • May 9, 2019 TBA


SAS WORKSHOP SCHEDULE | OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

Note: activities are subject to change

What:

When: November 18, 2017 10:00AM - 3:30PM

Cost: TBD

Location:
The Scotia Art Center
11 Center St, Scotia

More to follow on this!

 

Citywide Art Project with SAS and the City of Schenectady

Weather has stalled the project, but we're moving along!

State & Brandywine

Artists: Zach Harrington (lead), Ginger Hoeppner and Shanta Nair

There was the planning and the doing:

Painting the electrical box on State Street and Brandywine Avenue

...and the end result? Fabulous!

Finished electrical box with summer art, people getting tan from the sun

Erie Blvd & Union Street

Artists: Vince Forte, Jr. (lead), Ginger Hoeppner, Ginger LaFreniere and Janette Yeo

There was the planning and the doing:

Painting the electrical box on Erie Blvd and Union Street near train tracks

...and the results? Incredible!!

Finished painting of electrical box with train art, engine, caboose and signs

State Street

The Cleaning

Cleaning the electrical box to prepare for painting

The Priming

Priming the electrical box to prepare for painting

The Best Part

Painting the electrical box

Painting the electrical box
The finished painting, theater faces and saxophone and trumpet
The finished painting, ukulele and on stage performer under lights

Lots of Publicity!

Gazette – Saturday June 23rd:

Picture of Schenectady Gazette Newspaper article

City will add our SAS logo soon!

All four sides of finished electrical box that was painted with theater faces, saxophone and trumpet, ukulele and performer on stage with lights

This was advertised on Channel 13 News and Spectrum News. Here's some snapshots from the Spectrum broadcast:

Television screenshot of spectrum news broadcast with artist's standing in front of electrical box that was painted
Television screenshot of spectrum news broadcast with interview with Deb Carpenter with painted electrical box in the background

Maybee Farms Show

This was the first of (we hope) many more shows at this venue. Nancy Bedard sold one of her paintings at the show!

Show Pics

artist paintings on the wall
artist paintings on the wall
artists paintings on the wall
artists paintings on the wall
artists paintings on the wall
artists paintings on the wall
close up of a painting of a yellow shack in the woods
close up of a painting of an abstract painting of eye and flower
close up of a painting of a pink rose

Winning Entries

Amy Bergeron standing in front of her 1st place painting 1st Place – Amy Bergeron
'Iris'
Carole Warburton standing in front of her 2nd place painting 2nd Place – Carole Warburton
'Heat'
Deb Carpenter standing in front of her 3rd place painting 3rd Place – Deb Carpenter
'Out to Pasture'

Honorable Mentions

Barbara Muse standing in front of her painting Barbara Muse
'Sunflower Haze'
Sue VanHeukelom standing in front of her painting of her honorable mention painting Sue VanHeukelom
'Pollaiuolo's Lady found in Forest'
Close up of Laurel's painting Laurel-Le Lipski
'The Pearl'

American Italian Heritage Museum Show

artist paintings on the museum wall
artist paintings on the museum wall artist paintings on the museum wall
artist paintings on the museum wall, two on a table and one in a glass case artist paintings on the museum wall, two on a table
two artist paintings in a glass case one of the judges for painting awards crowd of people admiring the paintings

Sales

Marjorie Ward a painting that Marjorie Ward sold at the show a painting that Marjorie Ward sold at the show
Kristin Bodden a painting that Kristin Bodden sold at the show
Sandra Mengo a painting that Sandra Mengo sold at the show
Deb Carpenter a painting Deb Carpenter sold at the show

Awards

Deb Carpenter standing in front of her 1st place painting 1st Place
Deb Carpenter
Laurel-Le Lipski standing in front of her 2nd place painting 2nd Place
Laurel-Le Lipski
Joyce Jackson standing in front of her 3rd place painting 3rd Place
Joyce Jackson
Amy Bergeron's honorable mention painting on the museum wall Amy Bergeron
Honorable Mention
Lilian Walsh standing in front of her honorable mention painting Lillian Walsh
Honorable Mention
Carole Warburton standing in front of her honorable mention painting Carole Warburton
Honorable Mention