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"Life in Colors of the World"
Silk fiber art exhibit by Akihiko Izukura. Through Sept. 25, Kapiolani Community College library and outdoors. Opens Monday with mini fashion show, demonstration and trunk show until 1 p.m., International Cafe, JPNS 290.

» The works of local textile artist Reiko Brandon will also be on display during Izukura's exhibit in the library.

Korean Artists Association of Hawaii's annual members' exhibit
Through Sept. 25, Honolulu Hale. Opens Tuesday. Reception: 5-7 p.m. Thursday.

Works by various artists. Through Oct. 3, Honolulu Museum of Art School. Opens Wednesday.

"Go For Broke! 442nd World War II" exhibit
Through Oct. 11, Hawaii Japanese Center, Hilo, 808-934-9611. Opens Wednesday.

"ART Kaua'i"
Through Oct. 31, Kauai Society of Artist's Gallery, Kukui Grove Center, kauaisocietyofartists.org. Opens Friday.

29th annual ART Kaua'i
Exhibition of works juried by Rich Richardson. Through Oct. 31, Kaua'i Society of Artists Gallery at Kukui Grove Center, kauaisocietyofartists.org. Opens Saturday. Reception, 5-8 p.m. Friday.


"Tour + Tea"
Join a docent for a themed tour at the Honolulu Museum of Art, Honolulu Museum of Art School and Spalding, followed by an art discussion over a glass of iced tea in the cafe. Free with $10 museum admission. Held Tuesday, Thursday, and Sunday afternoons: 2:30-4 p.m., museum and art school; 1:30-3 p.m. Spalding House. Call 532-8700.

» "Land Division: An Installation by Sean Connelly" (Tuesday and Thursday)

» "Loomless," contemporary fiberworks from the museum's collection (Sept. 23, 25 and 28)

Spotlight Tours
Half-hour docent-led tours of specific collections. 1:30 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays, Honolulu Museum of Art, free with $10 museum admission, 532-8700, honolulumuseum.org.

» Surrealism on paper (Tuesday-Saturday)

» Lloyd Sexton paintings in Art Deco Hawaii (Sept. 23-27)

» Art of the early explorers in Hawaii (Sept. 30-Oct. 4)

» Glass art (Oct. 7-11)

» Qi Baishi: An Extraordinary Chinese Painter (Oct. 14-18)

» Loomless: Contemporary Textiles (Oct. 21-25)

» Traditional Hawaiian art (Oct. 28-Nov. 1)

» Outdoor sculpture (Nov. 4-8)

» Indonesian ancestors (Nov. 11-15)

Hawaii Potters Guild "Plates & Pasta" event
Select a ceramic plate creation and have a pasta dinner on it. Plus: art sale, lucky-number drawing and entertainment. 5-8 p.m. Saturday, Manoa District Park Recreation Center, $30 thereafter. Visit hawaiipottersguild.org.

"Cool Fusion: Festival of 1,000 Bowls"
Eighth annual event celebrates ceramics, music and culinary arts. Noon-3 p.m. Sept. 27, Donkey Mill Art Center, 78-6670 Mamalahoa Highway, 322-3362, $25, $12 for children. Cost includes a bowl of somen and hand-made pottery bowl to bring home.

Honolulu Printmakers' annual benefit features art demos, make-and-take printmaking, fine-art prints for sale, a silent auction and more. 5-7 p.m. Oct. 4, Honolulu Museum of Art School, $125, $150 couples, 536-5507.

Noon Champagne Gallery Tour
Garrick Paikai, artistic director for On the Spot Improv, will lead a tour of 4 to 5 galleries in Chinatown's Honolulu Arts District. New exhibits are featured each month. Tours will he held on the second Saturday monthly and starts at the ARTS at Marks Garage, 1159 Nuuanu Ave. Call 521-2903; visit artsatmarks.com; or e-mail info@artsatmarks.com.

"Absolut Art"
Monthly art event features art activities, local artists, music and food. 6-10 p.m. third Friday monthly, Haleiwa Joe's, 66-011 Kamehameha Highway, 637-8005.

Haleiwa Art Walk
Artist demos and galleries, shops and restaurants are open late. 6-9 p.m. last Saturday monthly, Historic Haleiwa Town, 637-4458, gonorthshore.org.

Shangri La
Tour Doris Duke's oceanside estate near Diamond Head, which reflects the art and architecture of India, Iran, Morocco and Syria. Tours 9 a.m., 10:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. Wednesdays through Saturdays. Japanese-language tours offered at noon Wednesdays and Fridays. Cost: $25 general, $20 kamaaina. Reservations: call 532-3853, visit honolulumuseum.org/visit, or email shangrilatickets@honolulumuseum.org.


New and recent works by Drew Broderick. Through Oct. 1, In4mation Chinatown: The Human Imagination, 1154 Nuuanu Ave.

"36 Views of Leahi (Diamond Head)"
Works inspired by the world-famous Japanese print series "Thirty-six Views of Mount Fuji," juried by Masami Teraoka. Through Sept. 27, The ARTS at Mark's Garage, artsatmarks.com.

"A Piece of Land" and "Negatives Are to Be Stored" photography exhibits
Works by Polish photographers Andrzej Kramarz and Stefania Gurdowa. Through Sept. 28, Schaefer International Gallery, Maui Arts & Cultural Center, 808-243-4288, mauiarts.org.

"A Source of Light, Constant and Never-Fading"
Historical and contemporary photographs focus on the strong relationship between the people of Kalaupapa and the Royal Family of Hawaii. Through Nov. 29, Lyman Museum on Hawaii island, 935-5021, lymanmuseum.org.

"Accession: Recent Acquisitions from the Art in Public Places Collection"
Ongoing, Hawaii State Art Museum, 586-0900.

"All in the Family"
Works by the Hodges and Rath-Mayfields families. Through Oct. 3, Honolulu Museum of Art School, Mezzanine Gallery.

"Aloha United Way: A Day in the Life of Your Aloha United Way Donation"
Through Sept. 30, Canon Photo Gallery, Ward Plaza, Suite 200, 522-5930.

"Amelia Earhart in Hawaii"
Ongoing photo exhibit, Pacific Aviation Museum Pearl Harbor, 441-1007.

"Art Deco Hawaii"
Works by various artists, including Eugene Savage's six 1940 Technicolor-hued murals created for Matson. Through Jan. 11, Honolulu Museum of Art, 532-8700.

Art Gallery 315
New Kailua gallery features works by Mark Brown, Jill Butterbaugh, Barbara Eberhart, Norman Graffam, Angela Treat Lyon, Toni Martin, Frank Oliva, Bruce Schauble, Jonathan Busse, Rene Darrow, Jodi Endicott, Snowden Hodges, Julie McIntire, Shyrl Topp Matias, Pati O'Neal and Ginny Walden. Ongoing, 315 Uluniu St., Suite 204, 262-5678.

"Art in Paradise"
Ongoing exhibit of works by prominent Maui artists, Kapalua Bay Hotel, 669-5656.

Art on the Zoo Fence
Works by various artists. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays, Honolulu Zoo Fence, Monsarrat Avenue.

Photos by Brian Bielmann
Photos of the North Shore from the '80s and '90s. Through Sept. 27, treehouse, 250 Ward Ave., Suite 233, 597-8733.

"Body of Work: Interpretations of the Human Form"
Ongoing, Hawaii State Art Museum, 586-0900.

"Chaos and Order"
Paintings by Rafal Cholodzinski. Through Sept. 25, Gallery of Hawaii Artists, galleryofhawaiiartists.com.

"Dreams or Memories"
Works by Arlene Woo and Frances Hill. Through Sept. 27, Louis Pohl Gallery, 521-1812.

"Encounters with Hawai'i: Art in an Age of Exploration, 1778-1820"
Through Feb. 8, Honolulu Museum of Art, 532-8700.

"Form from Fire: Gifts of Contemporary Glass from the Daniel Greenberg and Susan Steinhauser Collection"
Through Nov. 2, Honolulu Museum of Art, 532-8700.

Hawaii Convention Center Student Art Exhibition
Works by more than 90 elementary school students illustrate the theme "Celebrating Hawaii with My Family and Friends." Through May 2015, Hawaii Convention Center, Room 323, 1801 Kalakaua Ave.

Hawaii's Woodshow 2014: "Na La'au o Hawai'i"
Hawaii Forest Industry Association's 22nd annual Statewide Juried Woodworking Exhibition. Ends Sunday, Honolulu Museum of Art School, 778-7036, woodshow.hawaiiforest.org.

"Hawaiian Days"
Paintings by Marti Wiese Rounds featuring her "Retro Hawaii" series. Through Sept. 30, Ho'omaluhia Botanical Garden, 233-7323.

"He Makana"
Small objects, prints and paintings donated by the Gertrude Mary Joan Damon Haig collection. On view indefinitely, Hawaii State Art Museum, 586-9959.

"HI Society"
Works by various artists explore the theme, 'Who lives here?" Through Jan. 4, Honolulu Museum of Art Spalding House, 532-8700.

12th annual Honolulu Woodturners Show
Ends Sunday, Nohea Gallery, Ward Warehouse, noheagallery.com.

"Image & Imagination"
Curiosity-inspiring works from the Art in Public Places Collection. Through July 2016, Hawaii State Art Museum, Diamond Head Galleries, state.hi.us/sfca.

New and recent works by Kenny Lui and Chris Michael. Through Oct. 12, SPF Projects, 729 Auahi St., facebook.com/SPFprojectshawaii.

"Ka Waiwai Mohala: The Unfolding Treasures"
Gallery 'Iolani Student Exhibition 2014. Through Oct. 5, Gallery 'Iolani, Windward Community College, 236-9155.

"Keawaiki" and "Bags with Histories"
New water series by Doug Young, and "handbags by Lynda Sakraida, respectively. Through Sept. 25, The Gallery at Ward Centre, 1200 Ala Moana Blvd., 597-8034, gwcfineart.com.

Art by Jenn Johnson
Indefinitely, Muumuu Heaven, 767 Kailua Road, 263-3366.

"Land Division": An installation by Sean Connelly
Cut invasive tree trunks are assembled in sculptural form that comments on the history and future of watersheds and urban development in Hawaii. Through Nov. 9, Honolulu Museum of Art, 532-8700.

Contemporary fiber works from the Honolulu Museum of Art collection. Through Jan. 25, Honolulu Museum of Art, 532-8700.

"Maui the Kite Maker"
Exhibit of kapa kites created by fourth graders from Waianae Elementary and Ka Waihona O Ka Na'auao Public Charter School as part of a Bishop Museum outreach program. Showing indefinitely at Bishop Museum's Science Adventure Center.

Intaglio, relief and screen prints by Marika Emi. Through September, Brue Bar, 119 Merchant St.

Paintings by Jonathan Yukio Clark. Through Sept. 21, Cedar Street Galleries, cedarstreetgalleries.com.

"Native Voices: Native Peoples' Concepts of Health and Illness"
Traveling exhibition explores the connection between wellness, illness and cultural life through artwork, objects and interactive media. Through Sept. 26, The Queen's Medical Center, Queen's Historical Room.

"Natural Unnatural Supernatural"
Nature-themed works by various artists. Through Nov. 2, Honolulu Museum of Art, 532-8700.

Works by Emily Patacsil
Glass and mixed-media sculptures. Through Nov. 21, Parc Promenade Gallery, Waikiki Parc Hotel, 2233 Helumoa Road, 956-6888.

"Photo Show"
Works by Paul Kodama, Tom Haar and Mark Hamasaki. Ends Thursday, Koa Art Gallery, Kapiolani Community College, 734-9374.

"Picturing Motherhood"
Works by various artists. Through Oct. 26, Honolulu Museum of Art, 532-8700.

Works by Shawn Spangler and Bryan Czibesz. Ends Friday, University of Hawaii Art Gallery, 956-6888.

"A Royal and Matson Lines Celebration & Feast"
Rare collection of archived photos depict captured moments from posh parties that occurred on the passenger ships during the 1920s to 1960s. Through July 31, 2015, The Royal Hawaiian, a Luxury Collection Resort, Coronet Lounge.

"See My Voice"
Works by children who participated in the Ewa Beach Community Based Development Organization's Summer Youth Art Program. Ends Friday, Kapolei Hale, 674-4188, ewabeachcbdo.org.

"Surrealism on Paper"
Prints by various artists from the museum's permanent collection. Through Sept. 21, Honolulu Museum of Art, 532-8700.

Tiffany's Art Agency
Showroom displays a curated collection of art by more than a dozen local artists, ongoing, Mauna Kea Beach Hotel, timelessmaunakea.com.

Recent photographs by Tom Haar, Paul Kodama and Mark Hamasaki. Ends Thursday, Koa Art Gallery, Kapiolani Community College, 734-9374, koagallery.kcc.hawaii.edu.

"wanted [product] design"
Works by various artists. Through Nov. 12, fishcake, 307C Kamani St., 593-1231, fishcakefishbowl.blogspot.com.

"Waves of War: On Hawaiian Shores"
Exhibit shows how Hawaii was affected by World War I. Through Sept. 30, Hawaii State Library lobby, 478 S. King St., 586-3499.

"Where Earth Meets Fire"
Contemporary ceramics by various artists. Through Oct. 31, Donkey Mill Art Center, 78-6670 Mamalahoa Highway, 322-3362.

"Where We Live"
Ongoing, Hawaii State Art Museum, 586-0900.

Works by Steven Power, Daniela Antar Power, Vince Cavataio, Sean Davey and Lynne Boyer
Indefinitely, Cove Art Gallery, Turtle Bay Resort, 371-5248.

"Lynne Yamamoto: House for Listening to Rain"
Indefinitely, Honolulu Museum of Art Spalding House, 532-8700.


"Digital Derivations 2014"
Presented by The Digital Art Society of Hawaii (DASH). Through Oct. 23, Gallery on the Pali, First Unitarian Church of Honolulu, 2500 Pali Highway. Opens Sept. 21. Reception: 5-7 p.m. Sept. 26.

"New Work"
Works by Yvonne Cheng. Through Oct. 18, Koa Art Gallery, Kapiolani Community College, 734-9374. Opens Sept. 26.

The Plaza Photovoice Project Exhibition
Photography by residents of The Plaza senior living community. Through Sept. 28 during The Good Life Expo, Neal Blaisdell Center, Exhibition Hall. Opens Sept. 26.

Hawaii Watercolor Society's Annual Open Exhibit
Showcase of over 60 works from artists across the nation. Through Oct. 18, The ARTS at Mark's Garage, 1159 Nuuanu Ave., 377-0861, hawaiiwatercolorsociety.org. Opens Sept. 30. Reception: 5-7 p.m. Oct. 9.

"Binding & Looping: Transfer of Presence in Contemporary Pacific Art"
Works by artists from Aotearoa, New Zealand, Cook Islands, Marshall Islands, Papua, New Guinea, Samoa, Tonga and Hawaii. Through Dec. 5, University of Hawaii Art Gallery, 956-6888. Opens Oct. 5; reception: 3-5 p.m. Also, 5:15-5:50 p.m. Oct. 9.

Hawaii Watercolor Society's 2014 Open Exhibition
Juried by Iain Stewart. Through Oct. 18, The ARTS at Mark's Garage, 239-7141, hawaiiwatercolorsociety.org. Opens Oct. 9.

Keiko Hatano's "Exploring the Element of Water"
Also features works by various artists. Through Nov. 13, Koa Art Gallery, Kapiolani Community College, 734-9374. Opens Oct. 21.

"2 Men on the Edge"
Paintings by Stuart Robson and monoprints by Brennan Simcock. Through Dec. 4, Gallery on the Pali, First Unitarian Church of Honolulu, 2500 Pali Highway, 595-4047. Opens Oct. 26. Reception: 5-7 p.m. Nov. 1.

Association of Hawaii Artists' 3rd annual Miniature Show
Through Nov. 29, Hoomaluhia Botanical Garden Gallery, associationhawaiiartists.com. Opens Nov. 2. Reception: 4-6 p.m. Nov. 15.

"Sally is in the Building"
Works by Sally French. Through Nov. 14, University of Hawaii at Manoa art department Commons Gallery. Opens Nov. 2. Reception: 5:15-5:50 p.m. Nov. 3.

"Makalua: New Works by Carl F.K. Pao and Kupa'a Hee"
Large ceramic sculptures, paintings and prints. Through Nov. 29, The ARTS at Marks Garage, 521-2903, artsatmarks.com. Opens Nov. 4.

"Small Works"
Through Jan. 2, Kauai Society of Artist's Gallery, Kukui Grove Center, artinkauai@gmail.com, kauaisocietyofartists.org. Opens Nov. 21.

Schaefer Portrait Challenge
Triennial statewide juried exhibition features portraits of artist-selected distinguished subjects. Through March 22, Maui Arts & Cultural Center, mauiarts.org. Opens Jan. 13.

MFA Exhibitions 2015
Presented by the graduate program at UH-Manoa art department. Through Feb. 13, University of Hawaii Art Gallery, 956-6888. Opens Jan. 18. Reception: 2-3 p.m. Jan. 27.



"Making Marks" talk
Rich Richardson discusses his journey of creating Honolulu's award-winning The ARTS at Marks community arts center. 7-9 p.m. Thursday, Kauai Community College, Room OCET 106 CD, free, kauaisocietyofartists.org.

"Binding & Looping" Pacific art lecture
Curator Deborah Waite discusses the exhibit "Binding & Looping: Transfer of Presence in Contemporary Pacific Art" at UH art gallery, which features works by artists from Aotearoa, New Zealand, Cook Islands, Marshall Islands, Papua, New Guinea, Samoa, Tonga and Hawaii. 1-2 p.m. Oct. 5, UH-Manoa art auditorium, 956-6888.

Sports photography talk
"Sports Illustrated" photographer Peter Read Miller discusses techniques and shares for sports photography. 7 p.m. Nov. 20, UH-Manoa, art auditorium, free, 956-8400, outreach.hawaii.edu/pnm.

Foster Gardens plein aire painters
Meets 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Thursdays, 262-8071. Presented by Hawaii Watercolor Society.

"Aloha Fridays"
Free, hands-on demonstration of a cultural craft, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Fridays, Volcano Art Center Gallery at Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, 808-967-7565.

Watercolor demonstrations
Most Saturdays at The Gallery at Ward Centre. Call 597-8034 to confirm times and dates.


Zwick Academy of Fine Art
Classes held at 1041 Maunakea St., $500, 938-3861, zwickacademyoffineart.com.

» Portrait charcoal drawing: Live models are used to study anatomy, proportions and creating portraits using charcoal and white chalk. 6-8 p.m. Mondays, begins this week and runs through Nov. 17.

» Grisaille cast painting: Work from classical sculptures in the method of sight size to create realistic oil paintings, Oct. 5-Nov. 8, 6-8 p.m. Thursdays and 2-5 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays.

» Figure painting: Advanced figurative painting class, Nov. 7-Dec. 7, 6-8 p.m. Fridays and 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays.

» Portrait painting: Extension of portrait charcoal drawing class, Nov. 20-Dec. 11, 6-8 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, and 2-4 p.m. Saturdays.

Silk workshop
Akihiko Izukura will create silkscreens in collaboration with students and the public. 10 a.m.-noon Tuesday-Friday, Kapiolani Community College library, free, 347-266-1628. The works will be on display Saturday to Sept. 25 in the library.

Art of the Mandala
9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Saturday, Honolulu Waldorf High School, 5257 Kalanianaole Highway, $28, 735-9311, honoluluwaldorf.org.

Bronze casting
Twelve-session course led by Jackie Mild Lau, Sept. 30, Oct. 2, 7, 9, 16, 18, 21, 28 and 30, and Nov. 1, 4 and 13, 6:30-9:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, and 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Saturdays, UH-Manoa, Art 121, $200, $95 supply fee.

"The Act of Creating"
Led by master artist Harry Tsuchidana. 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Oct. 12, Honolulu Museum of Art, $40, 30 for AHA members, associationhawaiiartists.com.

"Know Your Camera 1: Introduction to Photography Techniques"
Learn about metering, lighting lenses, white balancing and more for digital photographic systems; bring single-lens reflex (SLR) digital camera with manual capability. 6-8 p.m. Wednesdays, begins this week and runs through Oct. 15, UH-Manoa, Sakamaki C101, $98, outreach.hawaii.edu/pnm.

» "Know Your Camera 2: Intermediate Photography Techniques," 6-8 p.m. Wednesdays, Oct. 22-Nov. 19, same location, $98. Must have taken "Know Your Camera 1" or have knowledge of basic camera operations.

Digital photography basics
David Ulrich talks about composition, aperture, shutter speed, camera settings, resolution, color correction and more; bring camera and digital capture card. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Sept. 21, UH-Manoa, Sakamaki C104, $120, outreach.hawaii.edu/pnm.

"Vision and Discovery: Seeing With a Camera"
Explore the fundamentals of photography, personal expression, and integrating techniques and vision. Led by David Ulrich, 6-9 p.m. Oct. 7-Dec. 2 (except Nov. 25), UH-Manoa, Krauss 12, $180, outreach.hawaii.edu/pnm.

"Creative Collaborations: The Photographer and the Subject"
Peter Shaindlin offers useful communication techniques between photographer and subject to achieve the vision and goals of a photo shoot. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Oct. 11, UH-Manoa, Krauss 12, $120, outreach.hawaii.edu/pnm.

"The Act of Creating"
Bring your own art materials including paper, pastels, acrylics, pens and more for this special workshop led by master artist Harry Tsuchidana. 9-12:30 p.m. Oct. 12, Honolulu Museum of Art School, $40, associationhawaiiartists.com.

Underwater photography
Kenji Croman discusses water housing, camera settings, approaches to unique needs and approaches such as shooting over/under water, marine life, surfing and waves. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Oct. 25 at UH-Manoa, Sakamaki C101, and Oct. 26 at Sakamaki C104 and on location at a beach, $225, outreach.hawaii.edu/pnm.

"The Illustrative Portrait"
Michael Gilbert discusses techniques of portraiture in and outside of the studio, and aspects such as scouting locations, lighting, communication and making the shot; bring your camera and capture card. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Nov. 1, UH-Manoa, Art 101, $120, outreach.hawaii.edu.

"Photographic Lighting"
Learn the fundamentals of lighting in and outside of the studio for portraits, still life and environmental images, along with studio lights, backdrops and enhancing light through camera angle and more. Led by Michael Gilbert. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Nov. 2, UH-Manoa, Art 101, $120, outreach.hawaii.edu.

Sports photography with Peter Read Miller
Learn tips and techniques from "Sports Illustrated" photographer Peter Read Miller. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Nov. 22 and 6-10 p.m. Nov. 23, UH-Manoa, Sakamaki Room C102 and on location at sporting events including the UH-UNLV football game, $250, 956-8400, outreach.hawaii.edu/pnm.

Art instruction at Donkey Mill Art Center on Big Island
The center in Holualoa offers adult and youth classes year-round. For details, visit donkeymillartcenter.org, email donkeymill@gmail.com or call 808-322-3362.

Art instruction at the Honolulu Museum of Art
Adult and youth classes are offered year-round. Call 532-8741 or visit honolulumuseum.org/learn/classes.

ART S.P.R.E.E. on Kauai
Monday artists group meets 2-4 p.m. Mondays at Kapaa Neighborhood Center. Bring your own materials; all levels welcome. Free. Call 808-634-1125 or email wendyvijay@gmail.com.

Art lessons
Learn the basics of drawing and painting. Two-hour classes begin 12:30 and 3 p.m. Mondays, Tuesdays, Fridays and Saturdays, Waikiki Shore Hotel, mezzanine level. For ages 10 and older. Cost: $40. Call 927-0452 or visit artsofparadise.com.

Botanical drawing and painting
9:30 a.m.-noon Wednesdays, Ho'omaluhia Botanical Garden, 233-7323. Free classes; some experience in watercolor and drawing helpful. Reservations required.

Hawaiian Quilting
9 a.m.-2 p.m. Thursdays, St. Pius X Church Hall, 2821 Lowrey Ave. Call 988-3536.

Hilo painting workshops
Diane Renchler teaches. Email diane_renchler@me.com or visit dianerenchler-artgallery.com.

Kauai art classes by Francis DuBois
1:30-4:30 p.m. Mondays. For details, call 808-635-9868 or email shadows@soulskin.us.

Kauai art classes at HeArtworks Studio
Creativity coaching and ongoing art classes in variety of media. Private and small-group lessons. Call Argus at 808-634-4031 or visit argusceramicart.com.

Kauai art classes with Marionette
Ongoing classes in watercolor, acrylic, silk painting, pastel, sumi-e and more. Call 808-631-9173 or visit kauaiartclasses.blogspot.com.

Maui art lessons
Barbara Steinberg-Orlowski offers private and group lessons by appointment to both adults and children. She also offers a 9-week youth class for ages 6 to 14, 3-5 p.m. Wednesdays at Kihei Community Center. Call 808-879-0025, email h2oColor@webtv.net or visit barbarasteinbergart.com.

Paint the Night Away
Learn the basics of painting with friends while enjoying food and drink. Teacher Erin Browne Delventhal provides supplies and assists participants in producing a painting by the end of the event. Select a venue; prices range from $35 to $47 per person. Visit paintthenightaway.net or call 638-0545.

Palette knife oil painting
Ongoing classes taught by Ed Furuike. 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Wednesdays at Moanalua Shopping Center; and 6-9 p.m. Mondays and 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Thursdays at 915 Sheridan St. Call 206-0901, email furuikeart@aol.com or visit furuikeart.com.

Plein air pastel lessons on Kauai
Helen Turner teaches 1 to 2 students in a session; all levels welcome. Call 808-346-9357 or visit helenturner.com.

Watercolor and acrylic lessons
Artist Rebecca Snow offers paint lessons, $65 hourly (minimum 2 hours). Call 808-286-5909; email rsnowdd@aol.com; or visit rebeccasnowart.blogspot.com.

Wet felting
Learn the basics by creating your own beret. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturdays, fishcake, 307-C Kamani St., 253-2931, $45, plus $20 for materials.


Call to artists
Honolulu Museum of Art is seeking submissions for its biennial "Artists of Hawaii" show. Submissions accepted through Monday. Eight to 12 artists will be selected to develop their work for exhibition. Visit goo.gl/slOnqN.

Call to artists
Haleakala National Park is seeking entries for its logo contest in celebration of Nene Awareness Day. Students in grades 6 to 8 may draw or paint a logo about nene on an 8.5"x11" paper with a short slogan about why nene are special or how to protect nene. Crayons, markers, watercolors, ink, acrylic and tempera paint will be accepted; no computer-generated art or collages allowed. Deadline: Thursday. Visit goo.gl/kLfCsz.

Call to artists
The Schaefer Portrait Challenge 2015, to be held Jan. 13 to March 22, will showcase 2- and 3-D portraits including drawings, paintings, sculptures, mixed media and printmaking (no photography). Entry date: Saturday for Maui. Jurors: Esther Shimazu, Keith Tallett and Sidney Yee. Visit schaefergallery@mauiarts.org.

Call to artists
The Hawaii Craftsmen 2014 Annual Statewide Juried Exhibition, to be held Oct. 10 to Nov. 1 at Honolulu Museum of Art School, is seeking works both traditional and nontraditional with a fresh approach in the categories of clay, fiber, glass, metal, wood and mixed media. This year's juror: crafts writer Janet Koplos, co-author of "Makers: A History of American Studio Craft." Jurying dates: Big Island, Sept. 30; Maui, Oct. 1; Kauai, Oct. 2; and Oahu, Oct. 5. Visit hawaiicraftsmen.org.

Call to artists
The Association of Hawaii Artists is seeking entries for its third annual AHA Miniature Show, which will run Nov. 2-29, curated by Warren Stenberg. Entry: 10 a.m.-noon Nov. 1, Hoomaluhia Botanical Garden Visitor Center Gallery, 45-680 Luluku Road, $25 for first five pieces, $5 per additional piece. Visit associationhawaiiartists.com.

Call to artists
Hawaii Craftsmen is seeking entries for its biennial Fiber Hawaii exhibit Nov. 6-22 at Honolulu Museum of Art School. The exhibit showcases works "in, of, or about" fiber art in any media that incorporates a fiber or textile technique or sensibility. In addition, artists can take on an optional challenge of creating a piece inspired by a work of art in the museum's collection. Entry: Nov. 2. Juror is sculptor Carol Shaw Sutton, a professor at California State University and chair of its fiber program. Visit hawaiicraftsmen.org.

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