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For Sunday, August 31, 2014

LAST UPDATED: 09:59 p.m. HST, Aug 30, 2014

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Hawaii's Woodshow 2014: "Na La'au o Hawai'i"
Hawaii Forest Industry Association's 22nd annual Statewide Juried Woodworking Exhibition. Through Sept. 14, Honolulu Museum of Art School. Opens Sunday.

"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. Opens Tuesday; reception, 11 a.m.-1 p.m.

Dreams or Memories"
Works by Arlene Woo and Frances Hill. Through Sept. 27, Louis Pohl Gallery, 521-1812. Opens Tuesday. Meet the artists: 5-7 p.m. Friday.

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

Works by Emily Patacsil
Glass and mixed-media sculptures. Through Nov. 21, Parc Promenade Gallery, Waikiki Parc Hotel, 2233 Helumoa Road, 956-6888. Opens Thursday with reception, 6-8 p.m.

"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. Opens Friday, with First Friday festivities from 6-9 p.m.


"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.

» Contemporary fiber work from the collection (Sunday)

» "It's a Dog's World! Our Faithful Companions from Early Days to Contemporary Arts" (Tuesday, Thursday and Sept. 7)

» "The Magic of Manookian" (Sept. 9, 11, 13)

» "Land Division: An Installation by Sean Connelly" (Sept. 16, 18)

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

"Xyxyxy" bank of hi family sunday
Bank of Hawaii Family Sunday at Honolulu Museum of Art features xyxyxyxy. 11 a.m.-5 p.m. xyxyxy, Honolulu Museum of Art. Free, call 532-8700 or visit honolulumuseum.org.

The monthly art party features yfyfyfy. 6-9 p.m. Fyfyf, Honolulu Museum of Art. $10, call 532-8700 or visit artafterdark.org.

"Art Lunch at HiSAM"
Quick lunchtime lecture by various artists in Hawaii. This month: "FYFYFYFY," noon-1 p.m. Monday, Hawaii State Art Museum, 586-9958 or visit hawaii.gov/sfca.

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.

» Indonesian sculpture (Ends Sunday)

» Eugene Savage murals in "Art Deco Hawaii" (Tuesday-Saturday)

» Art techniques (Sept. 9-13)

» Surrealism on paper (Sept. 16-20)

» 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)

Sale of Lahaina poster contest entries
Winning entries of the LahainaTown Action Committee and Lahaina Arts Society contest are on sale through Monday in the Old Jail Gallery at Old Lahaina Courthouse in Banyan Tree Park. Ronaldo Macedo's winning entry will become the official, limited-edition Lahaina poster for 2015. Visit visitlahaina.com for details.

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. Sept. 20, Manoa District Park Recreation Center, $25 pre-sale by Sept. 10, $30 thereafter. Visit hawaiipottersguild.org.

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.


"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.

"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.

Works by Charlie Dickson
Ends Friday, fishcake, 307C Kamani St., 593-1231, fishcake.us.

"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.

"22nd Annual Hawaii's Woodshow"
Through Sept. 14, Honolulu Museum of Art School, 778-7036 or visit woodshow.hawaiiforest.org.

"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
Through Sept. 14, Nohea Gallery, Ward Warehouse, noheagallery.com.

"Island Splendor"
Paintings and prints by various artists. Ends Sunday, W Bistro, 1010 S. King St.

"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.

"Living Lacquer Traditions"
Features utensils, musical instruments, dishes, paintings and other items from several Asian countries. Through Sept. 7, East-West Center Gallery, 1601 East-West Road, 944-7177, arts.eastwestcenter.org.

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.

"Mix Bag"
Works by students from The Friends of the City & County's art classes. Ends Friday, Honolulu Hale, 728-2929.

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.

"Pattern and Flow"
Traditional and contemporary ipu decoration by local artists. Ends Sunday, Donkey Mill Art Center, 322-3362.

"Photo Show"
Works by Paul Kodama, Tom Haar and Mark Hamasaki. Through Sept. 18, Koa Art Gallery, Kapiolani Community College, 734-9374.

"Photographs of Hawaii: Where Tradewinds Blow"
Rare historic images of Honolulu, its people and landscape in the early 1900s as captured by Caroline Haskins Gurrey and A.R. Gurrey Jr. Ends Sunday, Halekulani promenade, goo.gl/rJFy9F.

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

Works by Shawn Spangler and Bryan Czibesz. Through Sept. 19, University of Hawaii Art Gallery, 956-6888.

Botanical paintings by Kathryn Rone
Through August, Hoomaluhia Botanical Garden, 45-680 Luluku Road, 233-7323, kathrynrone.com/flowers.

"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. Through Sept. 19, Kapolei Hale, 674-4188, ewabeachcbdo.org.

"Summer Group Show"
Ends Sunday SPF Projects, 729 Auahi St.

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

Works by Tanya D'Avanzo, Alicia Francis Soder and Barbara Ward. Through Sept. 12, Hawaii Pacific University Art Gallery, Hawaii Loa campus, 45-045 Kamehameha Highway, 544-0228, hpu.edu.

Recent photographs by Tom Haar, Paul Kodama and Mark Hamasaki. Through Sept. 18, Koa Art Gallery, Kapiolani Community College, 734-9374, koagallery.kcc.hawaii.edu.

"Welcome to the Grind Show"
Sideshow exhibit art by Twink & Grind. Ends Sunday, Next Door, 43 N. Hotel St.

"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.


"All in the Family"
Works by the Hodges and Rath-Mayfields families. Through Oct. 3, Honolulu Museum of Art School, Mezzanine Gallery. Opens Sept. 7. Reception: 5:30-8 p.m. Sept. 17.

"Ka Waiwai Mohala: The Unfolding Treasures"
Gallery 'Iolani Student Exhibition 2014. Through Oct. 5, Gallery 'Iolani, Windward Community College. Opens Sept. 12 with reception, 4-7 p.m.

"ART Kaua'i"
Through Oct. 31, Kauai Society of Artist's Gallery, Kukui Grove Center, kauaisocietyofartists.org. Opens Sept. 19.

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 Sept. 20. Reception, 5-8 p.m. Sept. 19.

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

"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. Sept. 18, 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.

» Cast drawing: Create realistic charcoal drawings from classical casts using the sight-size method. Schedule varies but classes begin Thursday and run through Oct. 5.

» Figure pencil drawings: Introductory class includes live demonstrations, lectures and one-on-one personalized critiques. 6-8 p.m. Wednesdays, Sept. 10-Nov. 12.

» Master copy painting: Study works by master painters. 6-8 p.m. Fridays, Sept. 12-Oct. 31.

» Bargue drawing: Improve accuracy of observation and attention to inconsistencies while reproducing works of Charles Bargue. 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays, Sept. 13-Oct. 12.

» Portrait charcoal drawing: Live models are used to study anatomy, proportions and creating portraits using charcoal and white chalk. 6-8 p.m. Mondays, Sept. 15-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.

Glass and clay wall hangings:
Meagan Chaney Gumpert leads a three-day workshop that combines high-fire clay, glass and metal. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday and Sept. 7 and 13, Hawaii Potters Guild, 2480 Bingham St., $175, 941-8108, hawaiipottersguild.org, meaganchaneygumpert.com.

Art of the Mandala
9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Sept. 13 and 20, Honolulu Waldorf High School, 5257 Kalanianaole Highway, $28, $45 both sessions, 735-9311, honoluluwaldorf.org.

"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, Sept. 17-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
Fishcake is seeking entries for its "wanted [product] design" exhibit, a platform to see Hawaii-based products materialize and multiply, slated to run September to November. Hawaii designers may submit works of any medium or material for an entry fee of $10. Submission deadline is Sunday. Call 593-1231 or visit fishcake.us.

Call to artists
The inaugural Oahu Open Studios nonjuried annual event is open to artists working in media such as glass, silk painting, digital art, basket weaving, photography, jewelry design, bronze sculpture, mixed media, ceramics, plein air, stone carving, printmaking and others. Deadline is Sunday. Visit oahuopenstudios.com.

Call to artists
Kauai Society of Artists is seeking entries for its "ART Kaua'i" show of 2- and 3-D artwork. Juried by Rich Richardson. Submit entries 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, KSA Gallery, Kukui Grove Center, $10 per entry (limit three), 808-228-9624, artinkauai@gmail.com.

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 dates: Saturday, Oahu; Sept. 13, Kauai; and Sept. 20, Maui. Jurors: Esther Shimazu, Keith Tallett and Sidney Yee. Visit schaefergallery@mauiarts.org.

Call to artists
Honolulu Museum of Art is seeking submissions for its biennial "Artists of Hawaii" show. Submissions accepted through Sept. 15. 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: Sept. 18. Visit http://goo.gl/kLfCsz.

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
Hawaii Craftsmen is seeking entries for its biennial Fiber Hawaii exhibit Nov. 6 to 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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