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Byline: The Register-Guard

Jello Art Show returns Saturday at Maude Kerns Maude Irvine Kerns (1879 – 1965) was an American artist. Kerns was born in 1879 in Portland, Oregon, where she was raised by her pioneer parents. After high school, she graduated from the University of Oregon, the California School of Fine Arts and later Columbia University,  

Jello art is 20 years old in Eugene.

The 20th annual Jello Art Show opens for its one-night run from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday.

"Jellotopia," voted the "Best Funky Food Show" in the United States United States, officially United States of America, republic (2005 est. pop. 295,734,000), 3,539,227 sq mi (9,166,598 sq km), North America. The United States is the world's third largest country in population and the fourth largest country in area.  by Reader's Digest Reader's Digest

U.S.-based monthly magazine. Founded by DeWitt and Lila Wallace, it was first published in 1922 as a digest of articles of topical interest and entertainment value condensed from other periodicals.
 in 2005, features artworks made of Jello along with a Tacky Food Buffet with edible Jello delicacies.

Entertainment begins at 7 p.m. with the Radar Angels and Slug Queens past and present.

The suggested donation for Jellotopia, which is a fundraiser for the Maude Kerns Art Center, is $3 per person, $5 for families.

Artists are invited to bring their Jello artworks - with a contribution $3 per piece and offerings for the Tacky Food Buffet - to the center, 1910 E. 15th Ave., between 3 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. Saturday.

Art about Agriculture exhibit opens in Corvallis

The 26th annual Art About Agriculture touring exhibition is open at LaSells Stewart Center's Giustina Gallery, 25th Street and Western Boulevard, on the Oregon State University Oregon State University, at Corvallis; land-grant and state supported; coeducational; chartered 1858 as Corvallis College, opened 1865. In 1868 it was designated Oregon's land-grant agricultural college and was taken over completely by the state in 1885.  campus in Corvallis.

The exhibition, which runs through April 27, has a theme that comes from a phrase coined by Henry David Thoreau in "Walden": "The Nick of Time."

This year's juried exhibit includes 53 works of art by 41 artists from Oregon and Washington.

There are works in acrylic, oil and watercolor paint, fiber, fused glass Fused glass is a term used to describe glass that has been fired (heat-processed) in a kiln at a range of high temperatures from 593º C (1100ºF) to 816º C (1500ºF). There 3 main distinctions for temperature application and the resulting effect on the glass. , wood engraving wood engraving
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a. A block of wood on whose surface a design for printing is engraved across the end grain.

b. A print made from a wood engraving.

2. The art or process of making wood engravings.
, linocut linocut
Noun

1. a design cut in relief in linoleum mounted on a block of wood

2. a print made from such a block

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, wood block, etching, and photography.

"Many artists devoted their efforts to observing and recording the nature of time as it relates to the landscape - primarily the Pacific Northwest landscape - during the height of harvest season," said Shelley Curtis, curator of the annual exhibit.

After the Corvallis show, the exhibition will tour Oregon with stops in Madras, May 2 through 30; Baker City, June 6 through July 17, and Roseburg, July 25 through Sept. 6.

On Friday, DIVA to host collaborative performance

Eugene trumpeter, composer and music educator Doug Detrick will host a free collaborative musical event with poet and performance artist Kelly Shaw Willman at DIVA, 110 W. Broadway, at 8 p.m. Friday.

Detrick is a graduate student in music at the University of Oregon The University of Oregon is a public university located in Eugene, Oregon. The university was founded in 1876, graduating its first class two years later. The University of Oregon is one of 60 members of the Association of American Universities. . He earned his undergraduate degree “First degree” redirects here. For the BBC television series, see First Degree.

An undergraduate degree (sometimes called a first degree or simply a degree
 at Lawrence University Lawrence University, located in Appleton, Wisconsin, is a private liberal arts college founded in 1847. The first classes were held on November 12, 1849. Lawrence was the sixth college in the United States to be founded coeducational.  in Appleton, Wis. Willman is a visiting poet and performance artist from Wisconsin.

On Saturday at DIVA, artist Adam Rupniewski presents a lecture and slide show at 7 p.m. about his "iTeratTon" installation which is on view through the end of March.

A reception follows the presentation.

High school artists featured at LCC (Leadless Chip Carrier, Leaded Chip Carrier) See leadless chip carrier, CLCC and PLCC.

1. LCC - Language for Conversational Computing. Written at CMU in the 1960's.
 gallery

The third annual High School Arts Show opens Monday and runs from Monday to April 11 at the Lane Community College Art Gallery, 4000 E. 30th Ave.

A reception will be held from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. April 3. The show is an invitational exhibition with work from area high schools.

Watercolorist featured at Eugene dental office

An exhibit of watercolors by Ann Simas opens Friday at the dental offices of Donald Dexter, 2233 Willamette St., Building B, and runs through May 29.

Simas' work features local flora and market produce, lighthouses, as well as Italian and Hawaiian scenes.

In this show, she also introduces a watercolor weaving.

She began watercoloring about six years ago and has won honors at the Springfield Mayor's Art Show for the past several years.

The office is open 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday, and closed alternating Mondays and Fridays. Phone 485-6644 for closed days.

Pastel artist to give presentation

Pastel artist Margot Schulzke will present a lecture and slide show from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Wednesday at the Emerald Art Center, 500 Main St., Springfield.

Schulzke is a signature member of the Pastel Society of America and author of a recent book, "A Painter's Guide to Design and Composition." In 2006 the Pastel Society awarded Margot its highest honor, the Pastel Laureate. Admission is $15.

Florence gallery hosts work of Paula Kunst

The art of Paula Kunst will be at Backstreet backstreet
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 Gallery, 327 Laurel St., Florence, during April.

Kunst's work includes paintings, collages, jewelry, decorated mirrors, furniture and fused glass.

A reception will be 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. April 12.
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