Stories tagged with: Zaap

May 1, 2014 - 3:40pm
1 year 40 weeks ago

The Annual Zaap Gallery Art Auction is just one day away and organizers are saying it's an event you don't want to miss.

More than 80 pieces of local and original donated artwork will be displayed Friday night at the Zaap Gallery. The pieces all range in size and design.

"We have a whole variety of pieces of work. We have prints, we have some yard art, we have some whimsical pieces, sculptures, with more than eighty pieces of work there's bound to be something for anybody...

April 3, 2014 - 5:09pm
1 year 44 weeks ago

Artists from the Zanesville Appalachian Art Project are gearing up for their Annual Art Auction.

Every year the organization has the event to raise money for upkeep at the gallery. This year with more than 60 donated pieces, ZAAP leaders say there is something for everyone.

"We have originals, we have fine art ,we have whimsical art, we have prints, books. We have some art supplies that are all going up for auction, " said ZAAP Director, John Taylor-Lehman.

The...

March 6, 2014 - 6:35pm
1 year 48 weeks ago

The Zanesville Appalachian Art Project has chosen its Artist of the Month for March.

The work of Rosemary Honnold will be on display for guests at the ZAAP gallery. This is the first time her art will be open to the public. Honnold creates a variety of different types of pieces and is excited to share them with others.

"I have landscapes of course and I like painting all types of things almost anything that will hold still for me to paint and as far as people I usually paint...

January 9, 2014 - 6:01pm
2 years 3 weeks ago

The Zanesville Appalachian Arts Project has chosen their featured artist of the month for January.

Kathy Jenkins is a member of ZAAP and this months featured artist. She says she spent almost forty years as a school teacher in the Franklin Local and Zanesville City School districts. Once she retired eight years ago she knew that art would be her full time hobby.

"I had it in my heart that I wanted to become an artist although I had done a lot of drawings and paintings...

December 5, 2013 - 5:17pm
2 years 8 weeks ago

Zanesville's art community is having an art walk Friday night.

The art walk will start at 5 o'clock Friday evening at the Z.A.A.P. Art Gallery located on Main Street in downtown Zanesville. Local artist and Z.A.A.P. member, Gary Graham, says people can expect to meet the artists and see a variety of winter-themed artwork.

"What they can expect by going around to different galleries and studios is you'll see local artwork, original artwork in all mediums and prints, note...

October 3, 2013 - 4:34pm
2 years 17 weeks ago

The Zanesville Appalachian Arts Project has chosen a featured artist for the month of October.

Cathy white is a member of ZAAP and has lived in Zanesville for the past seven years. She says that the constantly growing art community is what keeps her in town . White creates various types of artwork, but focused on photography for her current display.

"A lot of them are emotional photographs," said White. Leaves, snow, antiques and things, and I think we need to keep in...

September 4, 2013 - 4:00pm
2 years 22 weeks ago

A local painter is this month's featured artists for Zanesville Appalachian Art Project.

Don Allen is a native of Muskingum County and before his wife passed away in April, the couple would often travel all over the country, where he would get inspiration for his work.

"We always enjoyed vacation together and enjoyed making trips and taking pictures and a lot of times it became a painting. She was a good critic she would always find things I couldn't," said Allen.

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June 6, 2013 - 2:50pm
2 years 34 weeks ago

Gary Graham says he has been an artist all of his life and travels all along the east coast to capture seascapes with acrylic on canvas.

"I do travel up and down the east coast. I do go from Massachusetts down to the Carolina's and back. So a lot of these paintings on the wall are from North, South Carolina, Hilton Head Island, Bluffton. Anyone that travels those areas will probably find some of these areas familiar to them," said Graham.

Graham says to become a...

April 4, 2013 - 7:17pm
2 years 43 weeks ago

Z.A.A.P. is featuring Carron Baxter in the front window at their 625 Main Street location. Baxter has six acrylics on display that are all for sale. She has also been featured at the Zanesville Museum of Art , The Ohio State Fair, and at Muskingum University for her artwork. Z.A.A.P. is also having a silent auction starting tomorrow.

"Everything in the gallery tomorrow will be up for bidding. And all month long, the whole month of April you can come and view and make a bid on...

September 6, 2012 - 4:34pm
3 years 21 weeks ago

It's time to announce the Zanesville Appalachian Arts Project's featured artist of the month.

Erin France specializes in mixed media art.  She takes everyday objects and turns them into unique masterpieces.

"I love dinosaurs, and you'll see that I do a lot of dinosaur art," said France.  "When I was a kid, I really never played with dolls.  I played with dinosaurs, so you'll see that theme running through my art."

France is...

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