November 12, 2009 in Features

Arts Calendar

 

Auditions

“Humbug”– Ignite Community Theatre, today, 7 p.m., Blue Door Theatre, 815 W. Garland Ave. Auditioners should be prepared to perform cold readings from the script. (509) 993-6540, info@ignitetheatre.org, www.ignitetheatre.org

Classes and workshops

The Art Coop Workshops Wild Women Pin – Friday, 6-8:30 p.m., $25. Fused Glass Jewelry – Tuesday, 2-4 p.m. or 6-8 p.m., $25. Baroque Crystal Bracelet – With Swarovski crystals, Nov. 21, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., $45. All materials provided. Held at 4225 N. G Street (private home studio). (509) 327-3726, www.theartcoop.net

Alexander Technique Master Class – Simple, practical method for improving ease of movement, balance, support, flexibility and coordination. Saturday, 10 a.m. to noon, Holy Names Music Center, 3910 W. Custer Drive, on the Mukogawa Fort Wright Campus. Cost is $10. (509) 326-9516

Young People’s Art Festival – For children in prekindergarten through sixth grade. A variety of art classes will be taught, including rug weaving, airplane building, cupcake making, watercolor and tissue paper, printmaking, found-object centerpieces and more. Nov. 21, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Moscow Junior High School, 1410 E. D St., Moscow, Idaho. $10/half day, $20/full day. (208) 883-7036, kgarrity@ci.moscow.id.us

Meetings

The Spokane Novelists Group – Writers support/critique group, open to anyone with an interest in writing fiction. Participants should bring five to 10 pages to read aloud and six to eight copies for others to read along and critique. Saturday, noon, Spokane County Library, Argonne Branch, 4322 N. Argonne Road. (509) 590-7316

Call for artists

The Lost Art of Handwriting – Seeking artwork of unique and artistic handwriting to be exhibited Nov. 20 through Jan. 8 at Third Street Gallery in Moscow, Idaho. Works must be able to be hung on a wall or displayed in a 13-inch square. Submissions due by 5 p.m. Friday. Visit www.runtheplanet.com/ trainingracing/marathon/ plans.asp for application forms and mail to 206 E. Third St., Moscow, ID 83843. (208) 883-7036, kburns@ci.moscow.id.us, kgarrity@ci.moscow.id.us

Japan Week Spokane Art Contest – Artists are invited to submit original work that represents the spirit of Japan, ancient or modern. Colors are limited to black and one other color of the artist’s choice; any size will be accepted but artwork will need to be formatted to insert size of 9 by 13 inches. Artist’s first and last name, phone number, address, and e-mail must be on the back of the submitted artwork. The winning design will receive $250 and be featured in the Artist Spotlight section of www.japanweekspokane.com. Send submissions by Dec. 10 to Candie Faulhaber-Coker, Japanese Cultural Center at Mukogawa Fort Wright Institute, 4000 W. Randolph Road, Spokane, WA 99224. candiec@mfwi.org, (509) 328-2971, ext. 223

Deadline to submit items is noon on the Friday before publication. Send information to Libby Fisher, Arts Calendar, Features Dept., P.O. Box 2160, Spokane, WA 99210 or e-mail to libbyf@spokesman.com.


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