Member of the Year Nominations

It's NOMINATION Time!! Nominations are now being accepted for this year’s Member of the Year to be voted on at the April meeting. Nominations are to be submitted to Maureen Carter prior to the beginning of the April meeting. Each year, CCAL recognizes a special member who has gone above and beyond the call of duty to benefit the league. They are recognized for the important work they have done in addition to any assigned duties. Sometimes those efforts are very obvious and sometimes it's for a myriad of behind the scenes efforts that have helped to move the league forward. To each, we owe a debt of gratitude! ​ To nominate a worthy member, please complete the form below and submit. You may

Sozo Fitness Gallery Opens!

CCAL, in conjunction with the Sozo Fitness, is proud to announce the grand opening of the newest CCAL Public Gallery.The gallery is located in the front lobby at Sozo Fitness at 510 Columbia Avenue. It will host a piece of art by one of Crooked Creek Art League's artists on a monthly rotation. Thanks to Kara Madsen, who is not only great at helping us all to get in better shape, but also an enthusiastic supporter of the arts. We are thrilled to be working with Kara and her staff to showcase more art in town. For more on the gallery, click HERE. The inaugural display in the gallery showcases artwork by current CCAL President, Sandra Oliver. Artist Bio: Sandra Oliver A native of North Carolina

Pam Bulak Show at Rob Shaw Gallery

Congratulations to CCAL Member, Pam Bulak, for her new month long show with Ann Anrrich! From Pam: Visit us for First Friday on State Street, March 6th from 6-9pm. We will be featuring the art of Ann Anrrich and Pam Bulak with an Opening Reception. Come out and meet the artists and hear about their current work. The show will hang for the month of March. Ann grew up drawing horses on all the backs of school work, and most other blank sheets of paper. This developed into more varied subjects over the years to include works done at the University of South Carolina, particularly influenced by Boyd Saunders. While still admiring the forms and movements of horses, she has branched out, doing many

Blue Lavender Gallery - February 2020: Ruby DeLoach

Please join us in congratulating this month's featured artist at the Blue Lavender Gallery: Ruby DeLoach. "Apple Blossom Time" Watercolor Painting by Ruby DeLoach About the Artwork Title: "Apple Blossom Time" Media: Watercolor Artist Statement Morning sunlight enters the Art Party Studio in Dutchman Shores in Chapin where painting allows me to fall into the face of a flower, to touch yesterday, to behold a landscape and briefly walk with my Creator. About the Artist Ruby developed a love of nature growing up in a history book on Blackstock Road in Union County. Stories of the Revolutionary War and the Battle of Blackstock where often told. Tales of Old Bloody Bill Cunningham could conj

BB&T Bank on Art - February 2020: Barbara Teusink

Please join us in congratulating this month's featured artist in the "BB&T Bank on Art Gallery", Barbara, with her colorful painting. "Roostertude" Original Mixed Media Painting by Barbara Teusink About the Artwork Title: Roostertude Media: Mixed Media Size: 12" x 12" Price: $215 This painting depicts a very confident Buckeye rooster stepping out in his barnyard.He lives on Doko Farm in Richland County South Carolina where I was an onsite artist during the Ag+Art tour in June 2019. Artist Bio Barbara Teusink is an artist whose work is represented in private collections across the USA and Canada. A contemporary realist, Barbara’s subjects include still life, floral, portrait, figu

Spotlight Artist February 2020: Debra K. Kelly

Our Spotlight Artist of the Month in the Chapin Chamber of Commerce this month is: Debra K. Kelly! Please join us in congratulating Debi on her beautiful artwork! "End of the Road" Pastel Painting, 18"h x 24"w About the Artwork: “End of the Road” Pastel Painting 18"h x 24"w Offered matted and framed Artist Bio: Debra Kelly’s roots run deep in South Carolina and the local community. She grew up on a family farm in the Dutch Fork area and currently resides in Chapin with her husband and two “studio” cats. She has been a professional artist for 15 years and recently left the insurance industry to pursue her art career full-time. Her background gives her a deep appreciation for local history and

February 2020 Artists on Display

Check out who's on display in our public galleries this month: Jan 1 - Jan 31, 2020 Chamber Spotlight Artist: Debi Kelly BB&T Bank on Art Artist: Barbara Teusink Chapin Library Artist: Debi Kelly Blue Lavender Spa: Ruby DeLoach Jan 1 - Feb 29, 2020 The Artist's Place (TAP) Display Case: Mary Williams Palmetto Fine Arts CCAL Gallery: Joyce Oates, Bebe Way, Betty Schneider The Coffee Shelf: Adelia Ruth, Ruby DeLoach Artistic Prosperity Gallery: Betty Schneider Chapin Town Hall Gallery: Tommy Thompson Jan 20 - Feb 17, 2020 The Artists Place (TAP) Gallery theme: "Winter Sights and Scenes" Feb 17 - Apr 4, 2020: The Artists Place (TAP) Gallery theme: "Heart's Desire" Contest Art Apr 4 - Apr 20, 2

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