SAAG National Juried Art Show – Blue Ridge Arts Association

The Mountain Life Team Blogger October 23, 2014

SAAG-300x189Like Art? Art in the North Georgia mountains is a huge part of our Blue Ridge heritage.  And the SAAG National Juried Art Show (Southern Appalachian Artist Guild) is a vital representation of what our communities embrace here.  This show is amazing!  The show is in it’s 7th year & is juried by Lori Putnam who is a renowned artist recognized for her expressive brushwork, intelligent composition and superb use of color.  She travels around the world sharing her work through teaching others.  She has also been featured in American Art Collector Magazine, Plein Air Magazin & Southwest Art.  She is considered to be one of America’s finest impressionists of our time.  Learn more about her HERE.

The show opens THIS WEEKEND October 25th with a reception from 5 pm to 7 pm – open to the general public and runs until November 15th.  Works of fine art from artists across the country are on display and only the best were accepted in the show.  Show features 2-D & 3-D wares that are wide & diversified in style and medium, ranging from large stone statues and wood carvings to paintings, pastels and photography.  All works in the show are originals and are for sale.

Artists also receive cash prizes totaling in $5000.  Congratulations to all the artists that were selected for the show – it is sure to be a wonderful show!

And whenever you’re ready to make the move to the North Georgia mountains where our community is full of culture – call me – Chad Lariscy | The Mountain Life Team | Keller Williams Realty 706-633-8186.  We can make your search for that mountain dream home a whole lot easier!