Wee Treasures Art Exhibit

Artwork by Marianna Fiedor

Colour and Expression in mixed media

Don’t have the wall space for big art? Have a small space that you want to personalise or make special? Need a place that you can fill with expressions of your personality?

Artwork by Mike Monville

Nature captured and painted on wall tiles

Our members have looked at the world and interpreted it in their own personal style – through the artist’s eye. Every piece tells a story to connect with the viewer.

Photography by Dean Elkins

Through the artist’s lens

Whether wrought by hand and brush, shaped in clay or viewed through the lens of a camera each piece makes a statement of another view point another world experience.

Artwork by Sharon Samyn

Painting a small world

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Small Art with a Big Impact

Dan Daugherty Tree House Sculpture

Come play!

Who said “the best things come in small packages”? Well certainly a lot of beautiful art  on a small scale at Gallery 194 affirms that quote! Small art making a big statement.

Cat portraits by Kathy Cassell

Artist Cat Portraits – mini pictures equal big smiles!

From a metal sculpture of a child’s world captured for your table top to mini cat portraits in the style of Monet to Rousseau bringing the concept of play and delight to you.

Ceramics by Caren Huizenga

Hedgerow and garden captured in ceramics

Celtic animals captured on wood their story told, a walk along country lanes and through woodland  preserved by the hand of the potter.

Mosaic art by Marilyn Willingham

Houses for the birds – birds for your path!

Many artists – every media. Beautiful mosaic art for your home and garden. Decorative birdhouses and birds to decorate your garden path.

Step along to Gallery 194 to find art that will bring the summer into your home. Hurry you only have until this weekend to capture your own “Wee Treasures”.

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LAA Hosts a Day of Art at Gallery 194

The Arts have invaded downtown Lapeer this year and the LAA plans to keep the celebration going this weekend Saturday, July 12th from 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m at Gallery 194. So far this summer, residents in Lapeer have enjoyed the DIA Inside/Out, Art on Nepessing  and Paint the Townz all to celebrate the arts. LAA will host a Day of Art in Downtown Lapeer free and open to the public.

LAA Open DayThe Art Association has activities planned for children and adults that include: Colored Pencil workshops (35- 45 minutes) taking place throughout the day along with sidewalk chalk drawing for all ages; Plein Air painting demonstrations on the Courthouse Lawn. Afternoon activities and demonstrations will include Mosaic Tiles, Tile Painting, and Basketry.

LAA Open DayIn addition to these great activities and demonstrations, artists Marianna Fiedor and Kathy Cassell have come up with a community collage project that will be created Saturday afternoon. Visitors to the gallery will be able to help create a multi-media Cityscape and a Farmscape that will go on display in Gallery 194 when completed.

LAA Open DayVisitors will also be able to enjoy free refreshments provided by LAA and get more information about upcoming events and activities held by both the Art Association and the Center for the Arts of Greater Lapeer. Several members will be on hand throughout the day to talk with visitors and answer questions for anyone that might be thinking of joining the Art Association. Come take a peek at what we do – all are welcome!

LAA Open DayWhile at the gallery be sure to view the current Small Treasures exhibit put on by the Lapeer Art Association. Also check out the Julia Kay Portrait Party exhibit in the main gallery and you can create a portrait of your own to add to the exhibit.

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