Brenau Holiday Art and Craft Market, Nov. 17 and 18

Holiday Art and Craft Sale FlyerYou’re invited to Brenau’s inaugural Holiday Art and Craft Sale. Find the perfect handmade gifts for your friends and family. Items for sale will include original artwork, prints, jewelry, holiday decor and much more created by Brenau faculty, staff and students.

The event will take place in Brenau’s John S. Burd Center’s Leo Castelli Gallery and Banks Recital Hall. The market will run from 3-8 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 17, and from 9-5 on Saturday, Nov. 18. This event is free and open to the public.

Participants Still Needed for Brenau Holiday Arts and Crafts Sale

Calling all artists and makers: Brenau is hosting its first ever holiday arts and crafts market on Friday, Nov. 17, from 3-8 p.m. and Saturday, Nov. 18, from 9-5 p.m. in the Burd Center’s Castelli Gallery and Banks Recital Hall. Participation is free and open to Brenau faculty, staff and students.

Take advantage of this opportunity to share your work with the Brenau community and the public and make a little extra cash before the holidays. You must register by this Friday, Nov. 3, to participate. To sign up, contact Allison Lauricella at alauricella@brenau.edu or 770.534.6263.

Brenau Holiday Arts and Craft Sale Looking for Participants

Holiday Crafters Welcome!

If you are an artist or maker, we invite you to participate in Brenau’s first holiday arts and craft market. It will be held from 3-8 p.m, Friday, Nov. 17, in the Leo Castelli Gallery and 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 18, in Banks Recital Hall.

The craft fee charges no booth fee or commission on sales. All proceeds go directly to you as the artist/maker. Don’t miss this exciting opportunity to share your work with the Brenau and Gainesville communities.  For more information or to register please contact Allison Lauricella at alauricella@brenau.edu or 770-534-6263.

Allison Lauricella’s Having a Moving Sale

Items for Sale:

walnut stools and steel finish microwaveContemporary Walnut Bar Stools – $130 for the pair or best offer.

Panasonic Stainless Steel 1200 Watt Microwave – $70 or best offer.
Really great price for this microwave. In excellent condition. Model number NN SN671s.

Framed Original Painting – $100 or best offer
Painting of figure in front of posters in NYC. Slight wear on frame. Price negotiable.

Original artwork and printsUnframed Painting -$50 or best offer
Painting of Yard with Trees.

Unframed Painting -$50 or best offer
Painting of Donut.

Yellow Vintage Luggage set – $20 or best offer

Crystal Necklace – $35 or best offer

Please contact Allison Lauricella at alauricella@brenau.edu if you are interested in any of the items above.luggage and necklaces

 

Items for Sale

West Elm Mini-Stripe Queen Duvet Cover and 2 Standard Shams $25 or best offer. On a spare bed for less than a year. Like new. Reversible.West Elm Mini-Stripe Queen Duvet Cover and two Standard Shams $25 or best offer. On a spare bed for less than a year. Like new. Reversible.

Crystal NecklaceFine Crystal Formal Necklace $35 or best offer.
Purchased as part of a bridal jewelry set, but the necklace was not used. Never worn.

Prices are negotiable. Please contact Allison Lauricella at alauricella@brenau.edu for more info.

Bike Racks for Sale

For sale:

Yakima King Joe Pro 3 Bike Rack: $70 or best offer.
This rack holds three bikes and can fit on either a trunk or hatchback. Rubber straps make it easy to throw your bikes on the rack and go. Rack can be folded down for storage. Used only a couple of times. Price negotiable.

Allen Sports 103 DN Bike Rack: $20 or best offer.
This trunk rack holds three bikes. Used only a few times. Price negotiable.

If you are interested in either bike rack, contact Allison Lauricella at alauricella@brenau.edu.

Galleries host reception and artist talk on Thursday, Sept. 14

Artist Ying Li will be on campus to discuss her work in “Expanded Geographies” next Thursday, Sept. 14, from 5:30-7 p.m. in Sellars Gallery.

Ying Li captures experiences with place and time in her gestural paintings, and this exhibit features landscapes from Colorado, New York, Switzerland, and the trees and oceans in between. Free and open to the public. For more information call 770.534.6263 or visit galleries.brenau.edu.

Galleries Offer Artful Notecard Sets for Sale

Galleries Artful Notecard Series

Brenau Galleries is now selling notecard sets featuring early American artwork from the Brenau University Permanent Art Collection. Each set contains eight distinct designs and costs only $10.70 (including tax) per package. These card sets make great gifts and are a wonderful way to show off our impressive art collection. Notecards can be purchased at the front desk in Sellars Gallery at the Gainesville historic campus via check or credit card.

The notecards are a collaborative project between the Brenau University Galleries and the Brenau University Gallery Docent Program. The docent program began in 2013 as the result of a community Wisdom Project initiative. Since then, the group of volunteers has grown and become a vital part of gallery operations.

All proceeds from sales of this project will benefit the Brenau University Galleries and its educational programming.

SDC Hosts Ice Cream Social July 21

An ice cream social is planned July 21 on the Gainesville campus.
An ice cream social is planned July 21 on the Gainesville campus.

The Staff Development Committee will host an ice cream social for faculty and staff Thursday, July 21, from 3 to 4:30 p.m. in the S.U.B. Step away from the office for a little while to enjoy sundaes and board games with your coworkers. Whether you stay to play or just stop by for a few minutes to mingle, don’t miss this chance to take a break and enjoy the company of fellow employees.

Art and Design Club Hosts Halloween Party

B.A.D., Brenau’s newly formed art and design club, is hosting a Halloween party and costume contest Thursday, Oct. 29 from 5 to 6 p.m. in the Simmons Visual Arts Center’s Sellars Gallery.

Faculty, staff and students are all invited to don costumes for a chance to win prizes such as art supplies, coupons and original artwork. Raffle tickets will be available for $5.

Those who drop by and show their support for Brenau’s newest student organization also receive another perk – free snacks, drinks and candy.