6th Annual Grand Haven High School Juried Student Art Show Wednesday May 3rd 2017 6pm-8pm
Wednesday, May 3 from 6 to 8pm
Awards Ceremony for Students and Families
C2C Gallery is celebrating 6 years of student recognition and partnership with Grand Haven High School art teachers and students. This is an opportunity to support young artists and enjoy wonderful student art work.
C2C Gallery located in downtown Grand Haven has hosted a juried jewelry and ceramic art exhibition of GH high school’s students since 2012. This is our 6th year of celebrating our youth. In addition to the show at C2C, several other downtown businesses that will be showing two-dimensional work.
On Wednesday, May 3 from 6 to 8pm: families and participating students are invited to attend the Opening Evening recognizing their creative talents. More than 40 pieces of art have been selected. On Friday, May 5, our Downtown Art Hop and First Friday Events at C2C and other Grand Haven businesses will continue celebrating the talented students. The show will be on display through Sunday, May 21, 2017.
Sheri Greene, GHHS ceramics instructor, says “these students have created some outstanding art works, especially when considering their level of experience in the ceramic and jewelry making mediums. They are talented, creative and hardworking.“ “I am amazed each year with the creative ideas that the students show in their work,” says Cyndi Casemier, ceramic artist and owner of C2C Gallery. “Grand Haven families are very fortunate to have these classes available to their children.”
In 2014, jewelry was added to the exhibit. Irene Sipes, GHHS jewelry instructor, teaches bead wrapping with wire, small loom beadwork, and metalwork. Julie Sanford of Sanford Designs and Stacy Broas, of The Creative Fringe, are the jurors.
In 2016, two dimensional artwork ranging from ink and charcoal drawings to printmaking to painting was added to this juried show. The work will be displayed alongside professional work and you will enjoy the creativity and imagination of the students.
Two-dimensional art will be on display at The Creative Fringe, Tlaquepaque, Calico Cat, Michigan Rag Co., Patricia Chocolates, What a Gem, Borr’s Bootery, Fortino’s and C2C Gallery.
Student Art Selected