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April 2024

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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PDA Frame Your Artwork Like a Professional

Frame Your Artwork Like a Professional

May 28 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Virtual Event,

Professional Development Virtual Workshop for Artists Frame Your Artwork Like a Professional Framing does more than just enhance the appearance of your artwork.  Proper framing also protects the art from being damaged by the elements.  Professional frame makers use many tricks to keep your art looking great. In this 90 minute workshop, we will discuss Tips on how to mat and frame your artwork like a professional. How to select the right mat board that will complement your art pieces.…

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June 2024

SALC June 2nd Meeting

Sierra Arts Literary Community Meeting • Sunday, June 2nd

June 2 @ 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, June 2nd from 2:00pm to 3:30pm at the Sierra Arts Gallery in downtown Reno.…

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July 2024

SALC July 7th Meeting

Sierra Arts Literary Community Meeting • Sunday, July 7th

July 7 @ 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, July 7th from 2:00pm to 3:30pm at the Sierra Arts Gallery in downtown Reno.…

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Unraveling the Mystery

Unraveling the Mystery of Children’s & Young Adult Book Writing

July 20 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Sierra Arts Riverside Gallery, 17 S Virginia Street, Suite 120
Reno, NV 89501 United States
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Unraveling the Mystery of Children's & Young Adult Book Writing Join professional writers Terry Farley, Jenny MacKay, Jacci Turner and Suzanne Morgan Williams for a FREE question & answer session... all about writing books for children and young adults (ages 0-18). These published authors will do their best to answer your questions and share insider tips and clues as you tackle the publishing maze. This event is FREE and open to the public. Following the presentation, hang out with the…

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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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