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September 2023

SALC Event

Sierra Arts Literary Community Meeting • Sunday, September 10th

September 10, 2023 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
The Depot Gallery, 831 Victorian Avenue
Sparks, NV 89431 United States
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Community of Writers, Poets, Illustrators, Readers, and Literary Enthusiasts. Sierra Arts Literary Community (SALC) is a group dedicated to local writers, aspiring writers, poets, illustrators, readers, and literary enthusiasts.  Sierra Arts Foundation has created a dedicated space in the Depot Gallery for literary artists and literary groups within the region to meet, perform readings, offer writing workshops, and sell their published books. The SALC meeting is Sunday, September 10th from 2:00pm to 3:30pm at the Depot Gallery in downtown Sparks. Everyone…

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November 2023

Lit Libations! A Sierra Arts Pop-Up Book Fair

November 3, 2023 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Sierra Arts Riverside Gallery, 17 S Virginia Street, Suite 120
Reno, NV 89501 United States
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Join us in harking back to the the good ole days of school book fairs! Come down to our Riverside Gallery on Friday, November 3rd to peruse and purchase books from local authors and Sundance Books while enjoying literary themed cocktails and bookish bites. We even have pizza! Purchase 5 books and receive a 20% coupon for a pizza at one of Noble Pie's locations! Are you an artist or author who would like to participate? SIGN UP HERE

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April 2024

SALC April 7th Meeting

Sierra Arts Literary Community Meeting • Sunday, April 7th

April 7 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
The Depot Gallery, 831 Victorian Avenue
Sparks, NV 89431 United States
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Community of Writers, Poets, Illustrators, Readers, and Literary Enthusiasts. Sierra Arts Literary Community (SALC) is a group dedicated to local writers, aspiring writers, poets, illustrators, readers, and literary enthusiasts.  Sierra Arts Foundation has created a dedicated space in the Depot Gallery for literary artists and literary groups within the region to meet, perform readings, offer writing workshops, and sell their published books. The SALC meeting is Sunday, April 7th from 2:00pm to 3:30pm at the Depot Gallery & Bookstore in downtown…

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PDA Artist Bio & Statement

Creating a Compelling Artist Bio & Statement

April 23 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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Professional Development Virtual Workshop for Artists Creating a Compelling Artist Bio & Artist Statement Are you interested in applying for an artist grant, exhibition, or opportunity, but you are stumped when it comes to writing the Artist Bio and Artist Statement? Have you wondered “What’s the difference between a bio and statement?” ... this professional development workshop is for you! During this training session, we will explore the two integral documents that can be the game-changer between winning an award…

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May 2024

SALC May 5th Meeting

Sierra Arts Literary Community Meeting • Sunday, May 5th

May 5 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Sierra Arts Riverside Gallery, 17 S Virginia Street, Suite 120
Reno, NV 89501 United States
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Community of Writers, Poets, Illustrators, Readers, and Literary Enthusiasts. Sierra Arts Literary Community (SALC) is a group dedicated to local writers, aspiring writers, poets, illustrators, readers, and literary enthusiasts.  Sierra Arts Foundation has created a dedicated space in the Depot Gallery for literary artists and literary groups within the region to meet, perform readings, offer writing workshops, and sell their published books. The SALC meeting is Sunday, May 5th from 2:00pm to 3:30pm at the Sierra Arts Riverside Gallery in…

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Journey through Nevada's Past, Present, and Your Imagination

Journey through Nevada’s Past, Present, and Your Imagination

May 10 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Carson City Community Center Art Building, 801 N. Roop Street
Carson City, NV 89701 United States
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Carson City Mark Twain Days Writing Workshop Journey through Nevada's Past, Present, and Your Imagination Whether it was travel in Mark Twain’s time of steamboats and locomotives or today’s jet flights and hiking Sierra trails, journeys inspire change and change begins stories. In this 3-hour hands-on writing workshop, author Suzanne Morgan Williams will lead participants as they plot and begin a story inspired by their travels, photo prompts, or imaginary wanderings. The workshop will include exercises to create believable, layered…

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Relief Printmaking and Writing Stationery

Intro to Printmaking & Stationery Design

May 11 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Carson City Community Center Art Building, 801 N. Roop Street
Carson City, NV 89701 United States
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Carson City Mark Twain Days Art Making Workshop Introduction to Relief Printmaking & Writing Stationery Design Join us durning Mark Twain Days as we travel back in time when letter writing was the primary form of communication. In this introductory printmaking workshop, participants with design and create a logo or monogram for their own personal stationery through the art of relief printmaking.  All the equipment and supplies are provided. Workshop hosted by Sierra Art • $10 registration fee • Registration…

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Family Friendly Printmaking Activities

Family Friendly Printmaking Activities

May 11 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Carson City Community Center Art Building, 801 N. Roop Street
Carson City, NV 89701 United States
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Carson City Mark Twain Days Art Making Workshop Family Friendly Printmaking Activities Join us durning Mark Twain Days as we explore the art of printmaking.  Through these kid friendly printmaking activities, the participants will learn how to design and create a unique piece of art.  All the equipment and supplies are provided. Workshop hosted by Sierra Art • $10 registration fee • Registration through Carson City CLICK ON LINK TO REGISTER FOR WORKSHOP

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Mother's Day Card Making & Poetry Activity

Mother’s Day Card Making & Poetry Activity

May 12 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Carson City Community Center Art Building, 801 N. Roop Street
Carson City, NV 89701 United States
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Carson City Mark Twain Days Art Making Workshop Mother's Day Card Making & Poetry Activity Join us on Mom's special as we celebrate her with a handmade Mother's Day card and poem.  In addition to designing and creating a one-of-a-kind Mother's Day card, participants will write a Haiku poem crafted specificity for mom!  All the equipment and supplies are provided. Classes hosted by Sierra Art • $5 registration fee • Registration through Carson City 10am Class • CLICK HERE TO…

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Office & Riverside gallery

Sierra Arts Foundation
17 S. Virginia St. Suite 120
Reno, NV 89501

(775) 329-2787

Riverside Gallery Hours

Tuesday – Friday:                 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Saturday: 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

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