|6th Annual Cup Show

Expired6th Annual Cup Show

JUNE 7 – AUGUST 31, 2018

The Jansen Art Center Ceramics Studio is excited to present the 6th Annual Cup Show, an exhibit featuring over 100 ceramic cups from 44 artists around the United States and Canada.

OPENING RECEPTION AND AWARDS CEREMONY

Winners announced for the 6th Annual Cup Show – see our blog post for details.

The exhibit opens with an artist reception on Thursday, June 7 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM at the Jansen Art Center in Lynden, Washington.

During the reception, guests are invited to vote for the People’s Choice Award for their favorite cup in the show. At 7:45 PM, there will be a short awards ceremony announcing the winner of the People’s Choice Award in addition to the Judge’s Awards (Judge’s Choice, Most Inventive Use of Technique and Material, Most Inventive Concept and Honorable Mention).

The judges for this year’s show were Ann Marie Cooper. Ryan Kelly, Brian O’Neill, Jeremy Noet and Jesse Rasmussen. There are nine awards totaling over $1000 in cash and prizes.

Prizes have been made possible from the exhibit sponsors; The Mount Baker Rotary Club, Griffin Grip, Tony’s Coffee & Teas, Clay Art Center, Washington Clay Arts Association, Whatcom Artists of Clay & Kiln and the Fraser Valley Potters Guild.

There are five exhibits opening at the Jansen Art Center on June 7 with artwork from Ria Harboe, Nancy Canyon, Norman E. Riley, Peggy Woods and the artists included in the 2018 Summer Juried Exhibit. The Opening Reception includes live music from Darla Bradshaw Lobb and Walt Burkett, performing jazz standards and contemporary hits in the Piano Lounge. Artist Gene Jaress will be hosting a reception for his exhibit at the Inn at Lynden in conjunction with the event at the J. It is certain to be a fun night celebrating the talented artists in our community and beyond.

ABOUT THE ARTISTS

Artists featured in this year’s cup show come from four counties in Washington (Island, King, Kitsap and Whatcom) – representing 9 cities (Bellevue, Bellingham, Bremerton, Everson, Ferndale, Freeland, Indianola, Lynden, and Seattle), as well as 10 states outside of Washington (Alaska, California, Colorado, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Montana, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Texas and Virginia) and four cities in British Columbia, Canada (Fort Langley, Mackenzie, Surrey and Vancouver).

Selection of cups from the 6th Annual Cup Show

Click on the images above to see the full-sized images with titles and descriptions. 

ALASKA
Doris Alcorn (Auke Bay)

CALIFORNIA
Ryan Reich (Yorba Linda)

COLORADO
James Kelly (Denver)

LOUISIANNA
Taylor Myers (Baton Rouge)

MASSACHUSETTS
Cecilia Lang (Somerville)

MONTANA
Vincent Rozzi (Bozeman)

OHIO
Ashley Bevington (Lakeville)
Brian Sarama (Brunswick)
Tony Young (Marion)

PENNSYLVANIA
Chanakarn Semachai (Edinboro)
Mark Chuck (Kingsley)
Dana Gabel (Archbald)

TEXAS
Ed Escobedo (San Antonio)
Amy Henson (Royse City)

VIRGINIA
Hannah Martin (Independence)

WASHINGTON
Meredith Chernick (Indianola)
Lisa Collander (Bellingham)
Ann Marie Cooper (Bellingham)
Michelle Crowe (Bellingham)
Amy de Vera (Bellingham)
Any Guelmann (Seattle)
Ruth Hess (Bellingham)
Linda R. Hughes (Bellingham)
Jordan Jones (Freeland)
Grace Kennedy (Bellevue)
Madie Klusmire (Everson)
Beverly Larsen (Bellingham)
Kelsey Leppek (Bellingham)
Kathy Mayock (Ferndale)
Michael McClun (Bellingham)
Jennifer Nerad (Seattle)
Jeremy Noet (Bellingham)
Jesse Rasmussen (Bellingham)
Linda Ricci (Bremerton)

WASHINGTON – Continued
Sarah Steininger (Seattle)
Janis Taylor (Lynden)
Clovy Tsuchiya (Freeland)
Kristin Uhrig (Bellingham)
Levi Vincent (Bellingham)
Jennifer Yates (Ferndale)

BRITISH COLUMBIA, CANADA

FORT LANGLEY
Carolyn MacLaren

MACKENZIE
Sheri Ukrainetz

SURREY
Roxanne Gagnon

VANCOUVER
Cheryl Stapleton

Generously sponsored by:

  • Call to Artists
    March 1, 2018 - May 14, 2018
    11:00 am - 11:55 pm
  • Opening Reception
    June 7, 2018
    6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Exhibit
    June 7, 2018 - August 31, 2018
    11:00 am - 5:00 pm

Venue:  

Address:
321 Front St, Lynden, Washington, 98264, United States

Description:

The Fine Arts Gallery at the Jansen Art Center is located in the SW corner of the Main floor:

 

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