Vero Beach Art Club

vero beach art club in conjunction with Springhill Suites by Marriott

 Present

5th Annual Art-tini Night

November 9, 2017

Vero Beach Art Club and SpringHill Suites Marriott raise $2,500 for Oslo Middle School

VBAC Chair Patricia Padoll, Co-Chair Xaque Gruber, Art Teacher Shannon Wiley, Principal Beth Hofer, SpringHill Marriott Marketing Manager Amy Selby       Contributed photo by Nick Binghieri

VBAC Chair Patricia Padoll, Co-Chair Xaque Gruber, Art Teacher Shannon Wiley, Principal Beth Hofer, SpringHill Marriott Marketing Manager Amy Selby       Contributed photo by Nick Binghieri

Patricia Padoll

Vero Beach Art Club and SpringHill Marriott hosted its fifth “Art-Tini Night” Fundraiser and Art Sale on November 9th. A check for $2,500 was presented to Oslo Middle School, to benefit their Student Arts Program. Each year this event helps the arts programs in Indian River Schools.

 Art-Tini Night featured an exhibit of 32 student artists from Oslo Middle School. 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place ribbons and gift certificates were awarded. The Oslo Middle and Storm Grove Middle Schools String Quartets performed during the evening event. Refreshments were provided by SpringHill Marriott.

The Vero Beach Art Club (VBAC) members competed in a “Florida Nature” themed contest. SpringHill Marriott owner Keith Kite and his wife, Kay, purchased 2 of the paintings, and congratulated winners Cathleen Hahn “Dawn’s Early Light” and Judy Rixom “Sunrise Vero Beach”. The paintings will hang in the hotel meeting room.

The winners of the VBAC miniature show were awarded ribbons and gift certificates. 1st place went to Arundathi Wijetilleke “McKee Bridge”, 2nd place to Sandy Stevenson “Steering Clear”, and 3rd place to Eileen Lovre “Palm Point”.

For information on SpringHill Marriott events please visit www.marriott.com/mlbvb or call (772) 978-9292.  

WINNERS ANNOUNCED!

ART-TINI is pleased to announce the following winners for their 2017 ART SHOW!

VBAC MINIATURE AWARD WINNERS:
1st  Place: Arundathi Wijetilleke for “McKee Bridge” - $75 VISA gift card
2nd Place: Sandy Stevenson for “Steering Clear” - 50 VISA gift card
3rd  Place: Eileen Lovre for “Palm Point” - $25 VISA gift card

OSLO MIDDLE SCHOOL STUDENT AWARD WINNERS:
1st   Place: Lesomer Franklin for “Everglades Sky”
2nd  Place: Ashanti B. for “Mountain View”
3rd   Place: Monica M. for “Beach View”

SPRINGHILL ART OF LOCAL TWO PURCHASE AWARD WINNERS:

(1) Judy Rixom “Sunrise Vero Beach”
(2) Cathleen Hahn “Dawn’s Early Light”

SpringHill Suites purchased two paintings from our artists. These will hang in the hotel meeting room.

Thank you our VBAC members, and Oslo Middle students for their participation.

VOLUNTEERS:

Art-Tini Vero Beach Art Club volunteers include:

Chrissy Barber, and June Hasbrouck for office support, communications, and so much more.

Eileen Lovre for coordination of applications, and artist check in/out.

Lionel Ogilvie, Joe Montagnino, Walter Johnson, for pickup, delivery, setup, lighting, and breakdown.

Mike Nelson for his sale of miniature frames, and donation to Art-Tini.

Nick Binghieri, Phil Reid, and Tom McCauley for photography.

Chris Pierce, Dawn Mill, and Rita Ziegler for Cashier duties.

Joanne Johnson, Jan Grossarth, Fran Devitt, George Padoll, Deirdre Bugbee, Barbara Glover, Cathleen Hahn, Martha Elena Gonzalez for all duties associated with student art hanging, artist registration, art hanging, hospitatlity, and sales.

You came through for us with flying colors, and we greatly appreciate all your efforts. Thank you.

Patricia and Xaque

DATES/TIMES:

ART-TINI was held on Thursday, November 9th, 2017 3:00 pm – 7:30 pm. Reception held 5:00 - 7:30 pm

 

LOCATION:

SpringHill Suites by Marriott
5115 Indian River Blvd.
Vero Beach, FL 32967

DIRECTIONS:

Located on Indian River Blvd. between 45th Street and 53rd Street in Vero Beach.  From I-95 or US1 in Vero Beach take SR60 east to Indian River Blvd. Go north on Indian River Blvd. and SpringHill Suites will be on your left just past 45th Street. From north of Vero off US 1,  turn left or east on 53rd Street until it dead ends into Indian River Blvd (both far left lanes turn left). Stay in the right lane and SpringHill Suites will be on your right. From Ocean Side of Vero, take the SR60 Barber Bridge west and turn right on Indian River Blvd. Follow and SpringHill Suites will be on your left just past 45th Street.

EVENT CO-CHAIRS: 

Patricia Padoll, Chair
239-849-1073
email: padollart@gmail.com

Xaque Gruber, Co-Chair
323-547-1188
email: xaquetv@yahoo.com