"The Creative Touch" by Donna Kluesner http://www.gcdailyworld.com/blogs/1610/ en-us ‘People and Their Cars’: A Monocromatic View http://www.gcdailyworld.com/blogs/1610/entry/67114 Old cars and people are the theme of the new art exhibit opening this Saturday in the South East Gallery at the Carnegie Heritage & Arts Center. Monocromatic tones takes one back in time and sets an ambiance of long ago. Jeff Thom has been painting for several years as well as being an accomplished interior wall treatment designer and artist. Stop by the Carnegie Saturday, Sept. 17 from 1-4 p.m., meet the artist and view a great show. Hope to see you there. The Carnegie... Thu, 15 Sep 2016 09:14:57 -0400 The Wright Sisters Art Show to open at Carnegie http://www.gcdailyworld.com/blogs/1610/entry/66778 Three sisters with a long family history of creating will showcase their works at the Carnegie with an opening reception beginning this Saturday, Aug. 13 from 1-4 p.m. Julie Wright Corbin is an artist from Linton, a mother of two and grandmother of three. She has a deep love for nature including hiking, fishing, biking, gardening, and mushroom hunting. Her love of the outdoors is showcased in her beautiful paintings. Next to the oldest in a family of six, Judy Wright Crosley learned to be... Thu, 11 Aug 2016 09:40:20 -0400 Brian Miller exhibit opens at Carnegie http://www.gcdailyworld.com/blogs/1610/entry/66473 The collective work of Brian Miller opens this Saturday in the South East Gallery at the Carnegie Heritage & Arts Center. Original illustration art, prints and photography are featured in this show. Brian has received many prestigious regional and national awards for his works including: ADDY, Silver Microphone, Vision, Print Magazine, AIGA, Bank Marketing Association MAXI. Public Relations Society of America's Pinnacle "Best of Show." He currently is the owner of Brian Miller Creative, LLC,... Fri, 08 Jul 2016 08:35:45 -0400 'Reframing America' photography by Jay Reed at Carnegie July 2-4 http://www.gcdailyworld.com/blogs/1610/entry/66370 A selected portion of the "Reframing America" photography collection will be on display in the South East Gallery at the Carnegie Heritage & Arts Center Saturday, July 2, 3 and 4. "Reframing America" by Jeffrey (Jay) Reed is a fresh and intimate look at our great American landscapes. Jay returns once again to his native Linton to share images from his varied travels. Raised in Linton where many of his family still resides, Reed attributes much of his unique world prospective to the examples... Tue, 28 Jun 2016 09:17:28 -0400 Marsh Madness featured artist Judy Wright Crosley http://www.gcdailyworld.com/blogs/1610/entry/65377 The creations of local artist Judy Wright Crosley will be showcased in the South West Gallery at the Carnegie Heritage & Arts Center beginning this Saturday. The show is being held in conjunction with the Marsh Madness festivities and will have the opening reception Saturday, March 5 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Carnegie located at 110 E. Vincennes St. in Linton. Judy currently lives in Worthington, graduating from Shoals High School and holds an associate degree in physiology from Vincennes... Thu, 03 Mar 2016 22:48:37 -0500 Marsh Madness featured artist Judy Wright Crosley http://www.gcdailyworld.com/blogs/1610/entry/65375 The creations of local artist Judy Wright Crosley will be showcased in the South West Gallery at the Carnegie Heritage & Arts Center beginning this Saturday. The show is being held in conjunction with the Marsh Madness festivities and will have the opening reception Saturday, March 5 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Carnegie located at 110 E. Vincennes St. in Linton. Judy currently lives in Worthington, graduating from Shoals High School and holds an associate degree in physiology from Vincennes... Thu, 03 Mar 2016 15:17:42 -0500 Collective art of local artist opens at Carnegie http://www.gcdailyworld.com/blogs/1610/entry/65093 Carnegie Heritage & Arts Center of Greene County is proud to showcase the collective art of local artist Sammye Dina Smith. I am fortunate to personally own an amazing painting of Sammey's that I call "Going Home." It stirred a deep emotion in me when I saw it and decided I had to make it my own. It sits on my mantel above the fireplace where I see it everyday. I think of it as.... all of us are on our own separate journey.... in a boat navigating this life and one day we will sail on home.... Wed, 03 Feb 2016 11:52:31 -0500 LeGrand's "Top Forty" Exhibit Opens at Carnegie Saturday http://www.gcdailyworld.com/blogs/1610/entry/64535 The solo show of award winning local artist Wyatt LeGrand is slated to open this Saturday, Dec. 12 from 5-8 p.m. Wyatt is showcasing his "Top Forty" favorite paintings from 2015, including studio work, plein air paintings from across the country and all subjects. His work has garnered him multiple awards and recognition. One example this past year was receiving the Outstanding Scene Award at the Annual Hoosier Salon exhibit. As well as owning his own studio, LeGrand Art Studio and Gallery,... Fri, 11 Dec 2015 08:07:56 -0500 Open Art Show Opening during Fall Arts Festival Saturday http://www.gcdailyworld.com/blogs/1610/entry/63962 Linton's Fall Arts Festival is slated for this Saturday, October 10th. Remember to stop by the Carnegie and view the Fall Open Art Show opening during the Festival. Every year the Carnegie hosts an open art show for all area artists providing a great opportunity for viewing new upcoming artists as well as those that have been creating for a while. This year's show is great, ranging from traditional art, abstract, digital art, photography and hand beading. Hope to see you there! Donna is... Fri, 09 Oct 2015 23:18:42 -0400 The Art of Photography show opens at the Carnegie Saturday http://www.gcdailyworld.com/blogs/1610/entry/63340 The combined show of Orange County photographers Kimara Wilhite and Chad Goldman and local Greene County photographer Brandy Wade opens this Saturday, August 15 at the Carnegie Heritage & Arts Center with an opening reception from 5-7 p.m. Amazing photos ranging from landscapes, travel photography, golf and wild horses will be available for viewing. "I love capturing the true personality of a child, a family or a couple in a photograph," says Brandy Wade. An exceptional photographer, she... Wed, 12 Aug 2015 23:57:41 -0400 Logan Wade Art: Graphic Design plus Paintings opens at the Carnegie http://www.gcdailyworld.com/blogs/1610/entry/62839 The cutting edge art of Logan Wade will be on exhibit in the South East Gallery at the Carnegie Heritage & Arts Center starting with an opening reception this Friday, July 3, 5 p.m. - 7 p.m. Logan is a local graphic designer/artist whose works always have a thought provoking theme. Plan to stop by the Carnegie Friday, meet the artist and view amazing art! Hope to see you there! Carnegie Heritage & Arts Center is located at 110 East Vincennes Street in Linton, Ind. Visit the Carnegie online... Tue, 30 Jun 2015 09:49:47 -0400 Solo art show "batteries not included" by Matt Mason now at Carnegie http://www.gcdailyworld.com/blogs/1610/entry/62344 Works of a new emerging local artist is the current featured solo show in the Southeast Gallery at the Carnegie Heritage & Arts Center. Matt Mason started painting in 2011. After being inspired by another artist's painting, he thought "I can do that." After painting for 18 months, he became discouraged and put it aside. On November 1 of 2013 he had a serious accident at work culminating in a broken neck and shoulder. After surgery he started painting again to help rehab his shoulder and... Thu, 14 May 2015 22:47:41 -0400 Teaching the Touch of Creating http://www.gcdailyworld.com/blogs/1610/entry/61940 Jeff Thom recently guided Linton and Bicknell's Head Start youth to create their own works of art on small canvases with their fingers as their brushes. Students from age three to five years old have created amazing pieces of art which will be on display at the Carnegie Heritage & Arts Center from April 7 to 13. Debbie Flynn with Linton Head Start stated, " It is very important to teach fine arts even at this young age to balance out their curriculum." Hanging in the next gallery is the works... Mon, 06 Apr 2015 12:33:18 -0400 Marsh Madness Art Show at the Carnegie http://www.gcdailyworld.com/blogs/1610/entry/61601 Julie Corbin is the featured artist for this year's Marsh Madness Art Show. She comes from a family of artists. Her mother and sister both are talented artists who were a great influence on Julie with the result of her producing her first painting at the young age of nine. Her and her family live in Linton, Indiana and spend time at the Goose Pond which has served as an inspiration for some of Julie's paintings. Julie's daughter thought the eagles she painted "lived in a really big... Thu, 05 Mar 2015 23:06:38 -0500 Time to Heal http://www.gcdailyworld.com/blogs/1610/entry/60659 Exit Instructions When the cover of my story shuts and you put me away ~ don't forget to reread me often. Dust off the memories, careful not to mar them ~ with unnecessary tears. Turn down your favorite passages ~ yes, linger over the laughter, the days, the years, compressed alive. Waiting like a beloved book ~ able to inspire and heal, long after the author's pen is stilled. - by Donna Kluesner Ruby Moon-Houldson was my close friend and founding board member of the Carnegie... Thu, 11 Dec 2014 23:53:00 -0500 The Promise http://www.gcdailyworld.com/blogs/1610/entry/59909 I said goodbye today to my friend Ruby. Even God was crying as the rain hit my cheek and mingled with my own tears as I went to see her one last time. Ruby was one exceptional human being that overcame so much in her earlier life to become a doctor in psychology and forensic science, held a masters in nursing which she used to teach others to be nurses and was a founding board member of the Carnegie Heritage & Arts Center. Many just know her as an author of over 30 books, but she also gave... Tue, 07 Oct 2014 10:16:10 -0400 Carnegie to Host Open Art Show at Fall Arts Festival this Saturday http://www.gcdailyworld.com/blogs/1610/entry/59699 Eat a great breakfast, buy a handmade item, play a few games and be sure to take in the Fall Open Art Show at the Carnegie! The Open Art Show is open to any area artist that wishes to display their work giving a great opportunity to promote the area artists. If you haven't been inside the Carnegie (old library) since it was restored you are missing a great experience. The 1908 historically land marked building is quite amazing. Inside not only will you see the art show in the Southeast... Thu, 18 Sep 2014 09:05:44 -0400 LEGO "Creator's" Exhibition Opens July 26 http://www.gcdailyworld.com/blogs/1610/entry/59000 No, you can't miss it! The giant yellow LEGO does make you look. LEGO creations of all age groups will be on display beginning July 26th through August 23rd in the North East Gallery at the Carnegie. Following a very successful LEGO workshop held last Saturday, several LEGO creations were put together and entered into this first local LEGO exhibition. A few early entries include a working car, robot and even a complete town with a wind power generator. Do stop by and take in the awesome... Thu, 24 Jul 2014 07:10:44 -0400 LEGO Workshop and Exhibition at the Carnegie http://www.gcdailyworld.com/blogs/1610/entry/58894 Calling all LEGO lovers!! Now is the time to break out the LEGOS and start creating! "Everything is Awesome!" LEGO Workshop will be held Saturday, July 19 from 1-2 p.m. at the Carnegie. The workshop is presented by Alex Taylor and features an interactive LEGO mosaic build by the students, LEGO history, ideas and information. Each participant will receive a free bag of LEGO bricks. To sign up call 812 381-2512 or 812 847-0165 or stop by the Carnegie Wed-Fri 10-4. The cost is $10 per student... Mon, 14 Jul 2014 18:20:50 -0400 "Reframing America" Photography by Jay Reed on Exhibit at Carnegie http://www.gcdailyworld.com/blogs/1610/entry/58752 Locals will have an opportunity this coming week to view the collective work of returning native Jay Reed. The photography exhibit "Reframing America" highlighting different landscapes from all over North America will be available for viewing from Wednesday, July 2 through Saturday, July 5 in the Northeast Gallery at the Carnegie Heritage & Arts Center at 110 East Vincennes Street in Linton, Indiana. Jay says, " I was raised right here in Linton and through the passage of so many years it has... Mon, 30 Jun 2014 14:07:19 -0400