Kids Do Art at Boyne Art Blast!: August 22-23, 2014

BAC President, Elaine Case, and BAC Board Member, Ward Collins, display Great Lakes Energy People Fund Grant check for BAC's "Kids Doing Art" program

BAC President, Elaine Case, and BAC Board Member, Ward Collins, display Great Lakes Energy People Fund Grant check for BAC’s “Kids Doing Art” program

Thanks to a grant from the Great Lakes Energy People Fund, BAC will host a “kids doing art” program called Boyne Art Blast.  For more details on this exciting event and how to sign up, follow this link

BAC Student Art Exhibit Now Open!

July 2014 Student Art Exhibit:  Students of Instructor, Dawn Caine

July 2014 Student Art Exhibit: Students of Instructor, Dawn Caine

For a closer look at the oil paintings of our BAC art students, stop by the BAC Gallery during July!  BAC instructor, Dawn Caine as well as BAC members are very proud to display all of these student art masterpieces. 

 

July 2014 Student Art Exhibit:  Students of Instructor, Dawn Caine

July 2014 Student Art Exhibit: Students of Instructor, Dawn Caine

BAC Artists Shine at 2014 SOBO Art Festival

You don’t have to be an artist to enjoy art!  Visit the BAC Gallery…experience art’s beauty, skill and creativity!

Art Patrons Enjoy BAC's South Gallery During 2014 SOBO Festival

Art Patrons Enjoy BAC’s South Gallery During 2014 SOBO Festival

BAC Artists Display at SOBO Art Festival

BAC Artists Display at SOBO Art Festival

 

BAC Gallery Welcomes "Stroll the Street" Visitors During SOBO Festival

BAC Gallery Welcomes “Stroll the Street” Visitors During SOBO Festival

 

BAC Celebrates a Grand Reopening!

Threatening weather didn’t dampen an extremely successful BAC reopening celebration.  A record number of visitors mingled with local artists at the June 20 event.  Kudos to gallery curator, Jackie Wollenberg and all of her helpers.

BAC Artists Enjoying Food Art

BAC Artists Enjoying Food Art

BAC North Gallery Reopening with a Full House

BAC North Gallery Reopening with a Full House

A Grand BAC Reopening in South Boyne (SOBO)

A Grand BAC Reopening in South Boyne (SOBO)

BAC South Gallery Reopening with Noted Artists and City Officials

BAC South Gallery Reopening with Noted Artists and City Officials

The BAC Reopens on May 17

On May 17, the Boyne Arts Collective (BAC) reopened at 210 S Lake Street in Boyne City

BAC 2014 Reopening

BAC Gallery: 2014 Pre-Reopening – Art In Progress

Local artists will be exhibiting their art in the BAC Gallery. “Jackie Wollenberg, our BAC curator, plans a wide variety of exhibits for 2014″ states BAC President, Elaine Case.  A BAC Grand Reopening Reception is planned for mid-June.  Reception details will be announced in the media and on this website.

Reopening Day! BAC South Gallery on May 17, 2014

 Also, mark your calendar for the 2014 SOBO Art Festival held on Saturday, June 28 at Peninsula Beach Park. BAC artists will occupy two booths at SOBO to display juried fine local art.

This third annual Art Festival is open to the public and includes: music, children’s activities, art demonstrations, and food with free admission and parking.  For more information, visit http://www.soboartsfestival.com/

BAC Art Moved to Winter Locations

HAPPY HOLIDAYS!!  The Boyne Arts Collective Gallery (210 S. Lake St.) in the Boyne SOBO District has closed for winter.  BAC member artwork is currently displayed at Cafe Sante’ in Boyne City and the Made in Michigan Shop in the Boyne Mountain Village (Boyne Falls) across from the ticket office.  For more info, contact boynearts@gmail.com

Thanks to all our members and patrons for a successful 2013!  The BAC Gallery will reopen in Spring 2014.

BAC Gallery:  Ready for Valentines but Re-opening in Spring

BAC Gallery: Ready for Valentines but Re-opening in Spring

BAC Gallery:  Dressed for the Holidays and Re-opening in Spring

BAC Gallery: Dressed for the Holidays and Re-opening in Spring

BAC Gallery on January 31

BAC Gallery on January 31

Coming Soon! October 16, Fiber Arts Class

Would you like to make a fancy silk scarf for yourself or as a special holiday gift?  Our BAC fiber artists are eager to help you. To register…mail your name, email contact, phone number and class fee to:   Boyne Arts Collective, 210 S. Lake St, Boyne City, MI  49712

BAC to Offer Dance Classes Again in Spring 2014

Do you want to dance?  BAC Dance Classes will resume in the Spring of 2014. Follow this link to learn about dancing at the BAC

Seasonal BAC Workshops

 BAC October 2013 Ceramic Workshops 

 The Children’s Project: Paint a Pumpkin    Children 5-12 years old. About a 1 1/2 hour class to paint a jack-o- lantern. He has a lid and, when finished, can accommodate a small candle. The size is 5in. x 4.5in. Class size can be up to 10. Pumpkins will be available for pick up on the following Saturday. Date is Saturday afternoon Oct 12 at 2 PM. Suggested price for the class is $15.  Groups are welcome.

The Trick or Treat Bowl Project: Make a Generous Size Halloween Bowl -10in.x 4in.x 4¼in.  Age appropriate for 12 and over - 2 hour class. Class size can be up to 10. Work will be available for pick up at the gallery one week later. Class is Wednesday night, Oct 9 from 6:30 – 8:30 PM. Snacks and drinks are encouraged. (This project is a good “ladies night out” event). Suggested price for the class is $25.

For information and/or registration for either of these classes, contact Debbie Sears at 231-582-5877 or debbie4705@gmail.com

BAC Oil Painting Workshop: October 1 & 2

Interested in oil painting?   Follow this link and join the fun!

Student Art Exhibit Opens August 16

Students of June Storm’s Watercolor Class are presenting an Art Exhibit at the Boyne Arts Collective’s (BAC) South Gallery, 210 S Lake Street, Boyne City…in the SOBO Art District.

You are invited to the Exhibit’s opening reception on Friday August 16 between 5 and 9 pm.  Student watercolor artwork as well as local art in a variety of media are on display in both galleries. Light snacks and punch will be available along with Boyne City’s Stroll the Streets.

The BAC Student Watercolor Show will be open for display on afternoons and weekends until after Labor Day. For further information, contact June Storm at the perennial28@aol.com or boynearts@gmail.com

Steve August Performs at BAC: August 25

Steve August at the Piano

Steve August at the Piano

Mark the Date! Sunday, August 25, 4-6 PM : Jazz Pianist, Steve August performs in the BAC Gallery at 210 S. Lake St.,Boyne City. Tickets are $10 and available at the door.  Refreshments will be served.

Steve August, jazz pianist, composer, arranger and author, entertains with an eclectic piano style that draws on the deep traditions of Classical music and reaches into the Blues, Ragtime and Boogie.

BAC August Workshops

BAC Gallery

BAC Gallery

Learn how satisfying it can be to create your own art!  Join us at the BAC Gallery for one or more of these August workshops. 

August 12 & 13, 5-9pmKnife and Palette Oil Painting for Beginners; Instructor: Jim Kosloskey  Fee: $125 which includes all supplies and you take home a finished painting!

August 20, 10-11:30am:  Children’s Class…Let’s Paint a Tile! Instructor:  Marcia Farner; Fee:  $20 includes all supplies and firing

August 22, 10-11:30:  Children’s Class…Let’s Paint an Ornament Instructor:  Marcia Farner; Fee:  $20 includes all supplies and firing

August 29, 4-8pm:  Jewelry Making for Beginners…Make a Wire Wrap Bracelet; Instructor:  Tom Franzosi, Silver and Stone Studio; Fee:  $90 includes all supplies and you leave with a finished bracelet!

August 30, 12-4pm:  Jewelry Making for Beginners…Make a Black Onyx Pendant; Instructor: Tom Franzosi, Silver and Stone Studio; Fee:  $90 includes all supplies and leave with a finished pendant! 

August 31, 12-4pm:  Advanced Jewelry Making…Make a Swarovski Triangle Pendant; Instructor:  Tom Franzosi, Silver and Stone Studio; Fee:  $95 includes all supplies and take home a finished pendant! (Note:  this class is intended for persons with wire-wrapping experience…taking either the August 29 or 30 class will give you the experience).

To Register:  Send (or stop by the BAC Gallery with) your name, phone #, e-mail and check for the workshop to…Boyne Arts Collective, 210 S. Lake Street, Boyne City, MI  49712;  Any questions? Contact Debbie Sears, 231-582-0604 or email debbie4705@gmail.com

BAC Now Open!

bac exterior

BAC Gallery at 210 S. Lake St

Boyne Arts Collective reopened on May 17, 2013
The Boyne Arts Collective (BAC) is calling all artists to submit new or existing work that helps our community understand and appreciate what local artists can create. The opening show expresses our famous Morel Mushroom and Spring festivities with visions of what it means to live in Northwest Lower Michigan. BAC members can deliver their artwork to the Boyne Arts Center at 210 S Lake Street.   For more information, email boynearts@gmail.com.

BAC Member Featured in Women2Woman Michigan

Congratulations to BAC member and author, Anne Thurston-Brandley.  Anne was recently featured in Woman2Woman Michigan.  To learn more, follow this link:  W2W Jan 2013

BAC 2012 President’s Report

Follow the link to BAC President, Ward Collins’ 2012 Summary Letter

BAC 2012 Summary 

BAC Winter Art Displays

View BAC Art at One Water Street

View BAC Art at this Cafe on One Water Street

Our Boyne Arts Collective (BAC) Gallery is closed for the season.
Current winter art pieces have been relocated
to Cafe Santé in Boyne City and the Made in Michigan Shop in Boyne Mountain Village at the Boyne Falls ski resort.

 

Made in Michigan Shopat Boyne Mountain

Made in Michigan Shop
at Boyne Mountain

 
The BAC Gallery in Boyne City will re-open in the Spring.
Our Spring opening date will be published in the media and announced in the gallery windows at 210 S Lake Street, Boyne City.

Art and More at BAC

BAC Gallery

The Boyne Arts Collective(BAC) will continue to host seasonal exhibits into December.

November 9 was the opening of the Winter Surprises exhibit by BAC Members in the South Gallery.  In addition, a good variety of art media remains in the North Gallery.
 
The Winter Surprises display is mainly oil and watercolor works which are featured at 210 S Lake Street in Boyne City. The BAC Gallery offers landscapes, winter birds and flowers, snowmen, farm scenes and many other fine works of Art for your office, home, or as a holiday gift.
 
Hours remain the same:  2pm – 8pm on Friday;10am – 6pm on Saturday;
and 12pm – 4pm on Sunday.  A friendly docent is always available to greet you.
 
The exhibits will remain through mid-December when the BAC Gallery will relocate to Boyne Mountain Resort’s, Made in Michigan shop in the Village across from the Ticket Office.
 
The Saturday Free Jam Sessions now meet at the Subway from 10 – noon and are ongoing through December.  Also, you may view some BAC member art at Cafe Sante.

Kelly Shively Concert: October 21

  

Kelley Shively and her music

Come out to the Boyne Arts Collective on Sunday, October 21. 

Enjoy a folk music legend in an intimate setting.

For more information, please click the link below.

Kelly Shively Concert

BAC Textile-Bead Fiber Class: October 25

Diane with textile-bead jewelry

Create your own jewelry!  You can make your own textile-bead fiber jewelry on Thursday, October 25:   10am – 2pm at the BAC Gallery.

For more information, click the link below.

Dianes Fiber Art