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TRANSFORMATION
Our artists depict the theme of transformation. 
 October 4 - December 21
Reception: Friday, October 11 • 7-9 pm
SIGNATURE GALLERY





Smoke and Ash
Kitty Muntzel and Janet Conery
October 3 - 26

Fiber Works, Paper and Wood
Reflections on the California Fires


Opening October 11 • 7-9 pm
IN OUR SATELLEITE GALLERIES

Plein Air at the Lodge
Sept 9 through Nov 2

Frank Bette Plein Air Paintout continues at the Lodge.
Artists: Paul Feinberg, Katherine Rice, Deeply Kapatkar, Edwin Bertolet, Yvonne Lee, Paul Kensinger, Catherine Fasciae
Image: The Guardian by Paul Feinberg

The Waters Edge Lodge
801 Island Drive, Alameda
510-748-4300 www.AECLiving.com

Artwork: Verrucola by Katherine Rice

Bountiful Fruits of Summer

Prolific oil painter and world traveler, Marvin Dalander will be showing his work at our Eyewise Satellite Gallery beginning June 10, 2019.  Marvin has been oil painting since 1952 and he's still at it!  This show highlights the bountiful fruits of summer, depicting sun drenched streets and marketplaces and the lush yield of a summer harvest.
On view beginning June 10  
Artwork: Firenze Santos Spiritos Market by Marvin Dalander
Eyewise, 2651 Blanding, Suite B (Bridgeside Shopping Center - near Nob Hill)

COMING UP

Guatemalan Mercado
Beautiful crafts from Guatemala
Saturday, November 2 • 10-5
 
Holidays @Frank Bette Center for the Arts
November 29 – December 21

Application Deadline: Sunday Nov 15
Receiving Day: Sunday, November 24
Opening Reception: Friday, December 13
Takedown: Sunday, December 22
MUSIC
Acoustic Jam
Facilitator:  Janet Lenore 
Date:  October 16 • 7:15 pm - 8:30 pm
Day & Time:  3rd Wednesday of each month
Description:  This is an open folky-60's pop song acoustic jam. Although this is a ukulele-centered jam, other acoustic instruments such as guitar, hand percussion, and other string-based instruments are welcome.  You could just sing too! The first half hour is devoted to easier songs and may include some basic instruction. Intermediate level after that. 
POETRY
Alameda Island Poets 
Wednesday, October 2 • 7:00 - 9:00 pm Host: Nanette Deetz
Featured reader
:   Alisha Rodrigues
Description:  Featured readers followed by open mic from 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
This is a free event although we pass the hat for donations. 


Poetry and Prose 
Hosted by:  Jeanne Lupton
1st Saturday with Clive Maston
Saturday, October 5 • 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Featuring: Clive Matson, Tom Stolmar and  Lisa Martinovic 
2nd Saturday with Wulf Losee and Jeanne Lupton 
Saturday, October 12 • 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Email for more information
 
CLASSES

Building a Strong Foundation in Oil
and Acrylic Painting!

Instructor: Elio Camacho

Saturday, October 19
9:00 am – 4:00 pm

$105 Members; $125 Non-members


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Making Paper Maché Birds

Instructor: Nancy Overton
October 5 and 12
Saturdays, 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
 $120 Members; $140 Non-members
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Copy the Master!
Instructor:  Wendy Soneson
Sunday, October 20
1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
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                            EVENING CLASSES                      

Begin Again in Oils

Instructor: Peggy Cotton
Thursdays and Fridays • 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
October, 17-18, 24-25 and 31-November 1
In this course, we will cover: setting up your unique palette; priming, brushing, solvents and tools; getting to THAT color and starting a painting without a pencil.  You will copy an oil painting from one of the masters.
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Life Drawing:   Weekly Sessions with Model
Instructor:  No instructor
Dates:  Ongoing  every week
Day & Time:  Tuesdays, 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm                   
Description: Practice your drawing skills and study gesture poses with a nude model. Bring your own materials.
Cost: Members only: $70 per month (payable the first Tuesday of the month). Limited drop-in spaces; $20 per session.
Notes: All skill levels welcome. Space limited, so come early. Now in larger space.
CLASSES & WORKSHOPS
for info: programs@frankbettecenter.org
Interested in Teaching at the Center?
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THANK YOU TO OUR SUPPORTERS


A Big Thank You to
Alameda Shade Shop
for donating new shades
for our upstairs classroom. 
They look wonderful!

A Big thank you to the
Alameda Community Fund
for a grant to pave our
back yard!

THANK YOU TO OUR 2019 PLEIN AIR PAINTOUT SPONSORS
THANK YOU TO OUR FIRST 2019
ALAMEDA ON CAMERA SPONSORS
VOLUNTEER!

Please sign up to Volunteer!
We could always use a hand.
Thanks for your loyal support! 
If you have questions, please visit FrankBetteCenter.


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