Artworks Says “Thank You” with Two Exhibits
September 29-November 11, 2017
The Hero Series
Fashion Has Heart gives wounded vets the opportunity to express themselves creatively by transforming their thoughts into actual designs. This exhibit features T-shirts and footwear.
Wounded Warrior Dogs: Poster Exhibit
The sculptures won ArtPrize in Grand Rapids. James Mellick, their creator, has provide the posters for exhibit and sale. One sculpture, Flashback, will make a special visit to Artworks.
Opening Reception: Thursday, October 5, 5:00-7:00pm
Daniel Michael Hyacinth will speak at 6:00pm about the Hero Series.
Quilt of Valor presentation to follow; refreshments will be served
Closing Reception: Saturday, November 11, 1-3PM
Primary – Col. Joe and Mrs. Kari Heeter Clark
Supporting – Bates Footwear – a division of Wolverine Worldwide
Thank you to all local veterans organizations, City of Big Rapids, Ferris State University and community members for their participation.
Now Open in the in the Chemical Bank Gallery on the Lower Level at Artworks we are featuring the work of 3 artists who were strong supporters of Artworks growth during their lifetimes. Gene and John made their livings in the art world painting and drawing. Marilynne brought a special light to her acrylic paintings that shows through in her prints.