Our Pottery Seconds Sale consists of handmade pottery that is donated by students, teachers and pottery associates and sold at discounted prices at the Collingswood Farmers Market. Prices range from $1 to $40. Proceeds from the sale go towards securing new equipment for the Perkins Center pottery studios.
Saturday May 11, 2019
Official Event Opening: 6:15-10 pm $100
Exclusive VIP Early Admission: 5-6:30 pm $25 additional
Perkins’ Handcrafted 2019 will be the premiere arts experience in the region.
•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 Creek Brewery, Eight & Sand Beer Co., Flying Fish Brewing Co., Lower Forge Brewery, and spirits sampling by Hewn Spirits
•Artistic demonstrations, including glass blowing, ceramics
•Live music and Bachata dance instruction with Maestro Flaco
•Auction of 1st annual Plein Air exhibition – outdoor art created in Camden & Burlington Counties
•Silent Auction with items from the Kimmel Center, the Ritz Theater, Broadway Theater, plus local restaurants, Pilates and Yoga studios
•Illustrations by renowned artist Denise Fike
All funds raised through the event support the arts and education programs and services at Perkins Center for the Arts, a 501(c)3 organization.
If you are interested in participating in Handcrafted 2019 as a sponsor, in-kind donor, volunteer, or to learn more about the event, please contact Kelly Gannon, Manager of Marketing & Events at firstname.lastname@example.org or 856-235-6488 ext. 316.
2019 Participating Artisan Food & Beverage Companies:
Chef Bennett of Classic Cakes | Harvest Seasonal Grill & Wine Bar | Saving Thyme Catering | Sweet Lucy’s Smokehouse | Hewn Spirits | Devils Creek Brewery | Flying Fish Brewing Co. | Lower Forge Brewery | Eight & Sand Beer Co. | Origin Almond
Thank you to our 2019 Sponsors!
Holman Automotive Group | Horizon Foundation for New Jersey | PNC Arts Alive | Miller Subaru | Bayada Home Health Care | Garrison Architects | Kitchen & Associates | Tickner Wealth Advisors of Janny Montgomery Scott | Republic Bank | CareKinesis
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
Enjoy a selection of carefully curated, handcrafted and locally produced fine art & craft at Perkins Center for the Arts in Moorestown.
This show and sale features affordable and original work by local artists and artisans in fine art, jewelry, wearable art, fiber, pottery, decorative arts, and more, just in time for holiday gift giving.
Opening Reception: Sunday, December 2 at 1:00pm.
Mon. – Fri. 10am – 2pm
Sat – Sun 12pm – 4pm
OLIVE OIL & SOAPS
LAURA DELLA FRANCO
Join us for our 8th annual Empty Bowls Fundraiser at our Collingswood location on Saturday, December 1st from 12 to 3pm. 100% of the proceeds will be divided evenly between the Food Bank of South Jersey and the Perkins Center for the Arts Scholarship Fund.
Empty Bowls is an international program that engages participating artists to create and donate handmade bowls in which a simple meal is served to a gathering of caring community patrons. In exchange for the meal (and the hand-made bowl), guests contribute a minimum donation of $15.00.
Abandoned Luncheonette – Moorestown, NJ
Denim American Bistro – Cherry Hill, NJ
El Sitio Grill & Café – Collingswood, NJ
Espressit Coffee Shop – Haddon Township, NJ
Keg & Kitchen – Haddon Township, NJ
The Kibitz Room – Cherry Hill, NJ
Legacy Diner – Audubon, NJ
The Pop Shop – Collingswood, NJ
Short Hills Deli – Cherry Hill, NJ
The Square Meal – Oaklyn, NJ
Tortilla Press – Collingswood, NJ
Tres Yan & Wu – Mt. Laurel, NJ
Sponsored by Wawa, Liberty Bell Bank, and Pazienza & Softly Business Ventures, LLC.
Awards Totaling $1100
1st Place $400
2nd Place $350
Third Place $250
Honorable Mention $100
Below is the list of those accepted into this year’s exhibition selected by juror Bill Scott.
White With A Past 5, Acrylic
Sky Snow Rocks Reflection, Acrylic
Channeling Kline, Acrylic
Kirby”s Mill, Oil
Symphonic Stream, Acrylic
Ageing Gracefully, Clay
Purple Haze, Oil on Canvas
A Joyful Stroll
Lot Line, Acrylic
Fresh from the Farm, Colored Pencil
Laura Della Franco
Under the Sea, Pottery
Tree #1, Collograph
Moon on Mountain, Mixed Media
Affinity, Oil on Canvas
Late Wednesday, Acrylic on Canvas
Laura Della Franco
Rock 186: Black Amethyst, Oil on Board
Strawberry Plant on a Stool, Oil on Canvas
High Seas Navigator, Acrylic
My Shining Moment, Acrylic
November Afternoon – Hamilton, Water Color Giclee Print
Allegria, Mixed Media
Ice Fishing, Mixed Media
Outbreak, Mixed Media
Barn Along Towpath, Water Color
Tide Gates, Acrylic
Snow Day, Oil on Board
Journey, Oil on Board
Inner Landscape, Oil on Paper
Transparency & Distortion, Oil on Canvas
A Far Cry, Oil on Canvas
Young Mourning Doves
Selfie – Women’s March, Philadelphia, Watercolor
Flesh, Foil, Flora, Oil on Board
Arabesque II, Acrylic
Thouron, Oil on Board
Self-portrait, Oil on Canvas
Letting Go, Oil on Canvas
Moonlight in the train yard, Oil on Canvas
Golumpki Dinner, Oil on Canvas
Lexi and Laila, Oil on Board
Fall Beauty, Oil on Canvas
To the Bridge, Oil on Canvas
Cyclops, Oil on Canvas
Ir, Oil on Canvas
Colors of Midnight, Acrylic on Wood Panel
Home Alone, Acrylic on Wood Panel
Urbain des Champ, Oil
Painting Myself into a Corner, Acrylic
Woman on beach with palm tree, Mixed Media
Caldera, Mixed Media
Hydrangea Explosion, Mixed Media
Fjadrargljufur Three, Acrylic
Movements of Color at the Beach, Pastel
Running Free, Acrylic
Baixa, Oil on Canvas
A Fox at Night, Acrylic
Gray Scale, Acrylic
Revisited Portrait of a Young Man, Mixed Media
A Room With a View (Not Gone, but Forgotten)
“Philly Special”, Oil on Board
Untitled (aka Backpackers), Collage
Tuscan TerraCotta, Oil
Roller Coaster Seaside Heights, Watercolor
Bird in Hand, Mixed Media
This annual exhibition 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.
Artists Reception: Sunday, May 6th 1-3pm
Delivery of Work:
Week of April 15th -23rd
Pick up work:
Sunday, June 17th 12- 4pm
Monday, June 18th 10am – 3pm
1.) Login into your account or create a new account.
2.) “Set up Artist Account” button to the right,
3.) “Click here to enter” button.
4.) Enter all the information about your artwork,
5.) Upload pictures of your work. ( if you want)
Questions? Please give us a call at 856-235-6488
Thursdays & Fridays 10am – 2pm
Saturday & Sunday 12-4pm
Join us for a conversation with photographer, Richard Bell as he tell us about his book, The Last Veterans, of WWII. He will tell us about his experience working with this amazing group of people, how he found them, and his inspiration. If you would like to learn more about Richard and his book. Please visit his website thelastveterans.com
This Lunch & Learn is part of a series of conversations featuring culturally focused lectures designed to connect and introduce topics of interest in South Jersey. Bring your lunch to Perkins Center, Moorestown on the 2nd Wednesday of each month from 12:30pm – 1:30pm for a free cultural conversation.
Social Artworking programs are focused on eliminating barriers to the arts. These acts of Social Artworking are made possible with the supportof PNC Arts Alive, Be Part of Art.
BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND
Perkins Center for the Arts is proud to present the exceptional work of the Perkins Pottery Associates at Perkins Center, Moorestown.
This event features various functional, decorative and sculptural works in clay, all work is for sale.
This is an outstanding OPPORTUNITY TO GIVE ORIGINAL ART THIS HOLIDAY GIFT-GIVING SEASON.
Please come to our Opening Reception on Friday, December 9th from 6-9 PM.
Monday through Friday from 10-2 PM
Saturday and Sunday from 12-4 PM
We look forward to seeing you there!