Proceeds from the sale of Tiny Treasures goes to benefit the Lindroth Publication Fund which helps support the cost of WRAA’s annual color catalog for the Wisconsin Regional Art Program’s (WRAP) annual State Art Exhibit each September (now on display at the Center for Visual Art in Wausau).
Tiny Treasure Awards recipients will be recognized as a part of the Wisconsin Regional Art state conference activities the weekend of September 26-27. WRAA members should know that Tiny Treasures can also be purchased at the Evening with the Arts reception at the Center for Visual Arts in Wausau on September 26 from 6 to 9 p.m. and on State Day, September 27, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Jefferson Inn. This year artists of unsold Tiny Treasures will have the option of donating their work to the Women's Community Shelter of Wausau.
Tiny Treasures for sale online until September 15!
The wonderfully clever and beautiful works of art will be for sale on-line during "Buy-It-Now" from midnight July 27 thru September 15. All entries are exhibited virtually on-line the WRAA website here.
How do I purchase a 2014 Tiny Treasure?
The online "Buy-it-Now" sale will began on July 27th. For only $25 you can own one of these amazing works of original art - mounted and ready for framing. Look at the virtual exhibition, choose your favorite, and contact the event coordinator Sherry Ackerman. (Look on the website for her contact information.) Give her the name of the artist and piece(s) you're interested in. If the work is still available Sherry will give you instructions for payment and how to get your purchase after State Day.
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Don't Forget to stop by the Center for Visual Art !
This exhibition is a collaborative effort of the non-profit organization, Wisconsin Regional Artist Association (WRAA) and the Wisconsin Regional Arts Program (WRAP), an adult arts program administered by the UW-Madison Division of Continuing Studies, the exhibition is an opportunity to recognize award recipients from the local WRAP art exhibitions/workshops across the state organized in collaboration with local arts organizations and arts venues for Wisconsin artists who love the creative process and aspire to reach their greatest creative potential but do not identify as professional artists.
Check out both exhibitions on display through September 26th.