Handcrafted 2019

Saturday May 11, 2019 Official Event Opening: 6:15-10 pm $100 Exclusive VIP Early Admission: 5-6:30 pm $25 additional [su_button url=”https://public.perkinsarts.org/public/EventGroup.faces?key=HC2019″ target=”blank” background=”#bfb3e4″ size=”9″ text_shadow=”0px 2px 5px #000000″]TICKETS NOW AVAILABLE![/su_button] Perkins’ Handcrafted 2019 will be the premiere arts experience in the region. Join Perkins Center for the Arts for its 9th annual celebration of all things handcrafted on Saturday evening, May 11, 2019 at a secret Moorestown location to be unveiled that night! [su_button url=”http://perkinsarts.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/Handcrafted-Details-to-participants.pdf” target=”blank” background=”#bfb3e4″ size=”9″ text_shadow=”0px 2px 5px #000000″]FAQ’s Download[/su_button] •Shuttle transport to secret, 20+ acre estate in Moorestown never before opened to public •Docent tours of gardens, grounds and buildings, some dating back to the 1800s •Artisanal local cuisine from Harvest Seasonal Grill, Saving Thyme, Sweet Lucy’s, paired with exclusive wine tastings of small batch imports selected for the occasion •Chef Robert Bennett of Classic Cake creating delicious desserts through demonstration •Craft beer sampling provided by Devil’s

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2019 Members & Faculty Exhibition

This annual exhibition in Moorestown features work by staff, faculty and members of Perkins Center for the Arts. It is a diverse exhibition that includes art in a variety of mediums; including ceramic, photography, watercolor, pastel, gouache, oil, acrylic, crayon, pen, pencil, fiber and digital art. Delivery of Work: April 15 – 26, 2019 Opening Reception: Saturday, May 4 | 1 – 3pm Exhibition Hours: Thursdays & Fridays 10am – 2pm | Saturdays & Sundays 12 – 4pm [su_button url=”http://perkinsarts.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/Members-Faculty-Prospectus-2019.pdf” target=”blank” background=”#bfb3e4″ size=”9″ text_shadow=”0px 2px 5px #000000″]PROSPECTUS[/su_button] [su_button url=”https://public.perkinsarts.org/public/Intake.faces?EXH=28″ target=”blank” background=”#bfb3e4″ size=”9″ text_shadow=”0px 2px 5px #000000″]SUBMIT WORK[/su_button]  

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Plein Air Competition & Exhibition

Perkins Center for the Arts announces our 1st Annual Plein Air Competition and Exhibition at our annual Handcrafted 2019 fundraiser, on Saturday, May 11, 2019. The 2019 competition begins for participating artists one week prior to the event on May 4 – May 9, 2019. The finished works of art must be turned in by 11:00 a.m. that morning to the event site. Handcrafted will begin at 5:00 p.m. and award winners will be announced at the evening reception. Artists will receive a ticket to the event. [su_button url=”http://perkinsarts.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/Plein-Air-Prospectus-2019.pdf” target=”blank” background=”#bfb3e4″ size=”9″ text_shadow=”0px 2px 5px #000000″]PROSPECTUS[/su_button] [su_button url=”https://public.perkinsarts.org/public/Intake.faces?EXH=26″ target=”blank” background=”#bfb3e4″ size=”9″ text_shadow=”0px 2px 5px #000000″]SUBMIT WORK[/su_button]   Directions to Possible Sites to Paint: Smithville Mansion Riverton Yacht Club Croft Farm Taylors Lane Delair RR

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Le Paysage

Featuring the works of: GLENN HARREN  |  KAREN TERRY  |  TERRI FRASER Meet The Artists Reception: Saturday, October 13  |  6 –9PM Gallery Hours:  Tuesdays & Thursdays  |  10AM – 2PM Saturdays  |  10AM – 2PM

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Taste of the Caribbean

Hosted by South Jersey Caribbean Cultural Organization featuring Steel Pan Performance and Workshop Island Delights and Differences Panel Discussion Food Tasting SocaFitness

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Becoming American: It’s not a Melting Pot… It’s Pot Luck 

[su_youtube url=”https://youtu.be/ikoCPn-H81M” width=”300″ height=”300″] Take a seat at the table as we discuss Becoming American. Evening includes: Viewing Tastefully South Jersey Documentary       Dinner: Cultural Fare Discussion Led by Bill Westerman What does it mean to be American? What does it mean to become American? What does it mean to break bread with your neighbor? What does your family bring to the table to make this community special?   Admission:  Bring one Family Recipe. Limited Availability. [su_button url=”https://public.perkinsarts.org/public/Events.faces” target=”blank” background=”#bfb3e4″ size=”9″ text_shadow=”0px 2px 5px #000000″]RSVP HERE[/su_button]  

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Taste of Mexico and Peru

Eco Del Sur: Music from the Andes and Latin America Food Demonstrations Felix Pitre Storytelling Heritage Preservation Day: A Free Community Digitization Project   Bring in family heirlooms relating to cultural foodways traditions. Aged photos, negatives, slides, handwritten recipes, heritage cookware, ancestral linens, back-dated newspaper articles and more. We will digitally preserve your memories and record your stories. You will take home a flash drive as a keepsake for generations to come. All families, all cultures are welcomed.   [su_youtube url=”https://youtu.be/xyb0kqR1I1s” width=”300″ height=”300″]  

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Taste of Poland and Turkey

Monique Legare International Folk Dance Performance and Workshop Food Tasting Tea-for All Demonstration Turkish Lace-making Workshop (Limited, registration required)

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