Talks about Art with local artists in Glen Arbor

Talk About Art, a series of free talks featuring local artists talking about how they create art begins next Thursday (January 29) at 7:30 p.m. at the Glen Arbor Art Association.

The series begins with quiltmaker Sarah Bearup-Neal of Empire who will talk about “Postmodern Piecework” at the Glen Arbor Art Association on Thursday, January 29, 7:30 p.m.

Other talks in the series include Marion DeVinney of Synchronicity Gallery on collecting art (Feb 12), Bob Purvis on sculpture ((March 12), Kristin Hurlin on illustration (April 2), Fred Ely on basketry (April 23) and Tim Lewis on illustration (May, TBD)

Talk About Art is open to the public at no charge. The Glen Arbor Art Association is located across from Cherry Republic behind Lake Street Studios in Glen Arbor. For more information call 231/334-6112 or e-mail to

The photo is Iris, Crystal River by photographer Matt Callow and it’s part of his Glen Arbor Artist Residency set (view slideshow) that features some amazing photos from the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore and surrounding area.