Celebrate with art this holiday season.

Celebrate with art this holiday season.

Spread the festive spirit with affordable, giftable, one-of-a-kind art and craft pieces from “Celebrate with Art”, the Guild’s 2019 holiday show. “Art makes a great gift but buying art for someone else can be a little intimidating,” admits Wenda Curtis, jewelry designer and Guild board member. “So this year we’re focusing on affordable, approachable – and […]

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Meet our newest artists.

Meet our newest artists.

We’re thrilled to welcome three new artists to the Guild. Meet them and see their work on November 9 from 5pm-7pm at the opening reception of our holiday show “Celebrate with Art”. For many years, Winslow Colwell was Vermont’s only full-time kite maker. Now, he has shifted his focus to kite-inspired wall sculptures. These upward-looking constructions […]

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Explore art! Open Studio Weekend Oct 5 + 6

Explore art! Open Studio Weekend Oct 5 + 6

From downtown studios to art sheds at the end of a dirt road, creatives across the state will open their workplaces to visitors over Open Studio Weekend on 10/5 &6. Come meet the drivers of our creative economy and see where it all begins – in the artist’s studio. You might see swatches being chosen […]

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In the gallery: Art of Fire

Art of Fire

As the weather starts to cool, the Guild is getting all fired up. This Fall, we continue our Earth-themed twentieth anniversary celebration with Art of Fire, in the gallery August 30 -November 5. This latest all-member, all-media show, inspired by the common theme of fire, includes ceramics, collage, watercolor, oil painting, photography, glass and more. “Some […]

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Call to Artists: Fall Exhibiting Member Jury

Call to Artists: Fall Exhibiting Member Jury

Become an Exhibiting Member of the Brandon Artists Guild.  Exhibit at the Guild gallery in downtown Brandon, participate in group and solo shows and join a vibrant creative community. We welcome all flavors and styles of fine art and crafts. Jurying criteria include originality, impact, clarity, craftsmanship, consistency of style and quality, presentation, and marketability. […]

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Announcing an un-event! August 17 Quilt Board Auction cancelled.

Announcing an un-event! August 17 Quilt Board Auction cancelled.

The Quilt Board Auction originally scheduled for August 17 has been cancelled. Instead, in recognition of their generosity, we have gifted the Boards to the businesses and homeowners who provided display space to help bring the Trail to life. With their assistance the Guild met its “community arts project” goal to enhance Brandon during ongoing […]

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2019 Exhibit Series Celebrates 20 Years of the Guild

2019 Exhibit Series Celebrates 20 Years of the Guild

2019 marks the twentieth anniversary of the Brandon Artists Guild. Over the coming year we’ll be celebrating with a series of themed exhibits honoring our planet and showcasing work from all of our artists.  The series approach is a departure for the Guild. “Rather than having our traditional single-artist exhibits, we’re inviting our exhibiting members to contribute […]

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Art of Water in the gallery this summer.

Art of Water in the gallery this summer.

There’s something in the water here at the Brandon Artists Guild as we present the third of our Earth-themed twentieth anniversary shows: Art of Water. “We’re drawing from a deep well of creativity for this exhibit,” says photographer and long time Guild member  Lowell Snowden Klock. “The water theme lets our imaginations flow. Like the previous shows […]

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The Guild Turns Out for VT Open Studio Weekend

The Guild Turns Out for VT Open Studio Weekend

Memorial Day weekend is Open Studio weekend! Pick up a free Guide at the gallery, then visit artists in studios and galleries throughout our hills and hollows. Participating Guild members include: – Judith Reilly, 24 Conant Sq., Downtown Brandon. Fabric art, prints & cards – Warren Kimble & Robin Kent, VT Gallery of Folk Art, […]

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Spring Show: Art of Wood

Knock on Wood-Judith Reilly

Our twentieth anniversary celebration continues with “Art of Wood”, at the gallery from May 3 through June 25. It’s the second of four shows honoring our planet and inspired by the four elements of nature: Earth, Wood, Water, and Fire. “Though the theme is wood, the exhibit will feature works and interpretations across all media,” […]

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Two new artists join the Guild

Two new artists join the Guild

We’re pleased to announce the addition of two new Exhibiting Members at the Brandon Artists Guild. Painter Carrie Ade is a world traveller who recently returned to her home state of Vermont after more than a decade living half way around the world. The daughter of an artist and a botanist, her family heritage is […]

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Call to Artists: Spring 2019 Exhibiting Member Jury

Call to Artists Spring 2019

Become an Exhibiting Member of the Brandon Artists Guild.  Exhibit your work at the Guild gallery in downtown Brandon, participate in group and solo shows and join a vibrant creative community. The Guild welcomes all flavors and styles of fine art and crafts. Jurying criteria include originality, impact, clarity, craftsmanship, consistency of style and quality, […]

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