Thursday, August 3, 2017

MARY ELLEN LONG
FALL WORKSHOPS
209 El Diente Drive
Durango, Colorado


ASSEMBLAGE - September 16
creating 3-D art (sculpture & box) with found materials 
and mixed media techniques/a little history


PAPERMAKING - SEPTEMBER 23
basic “kitchen” techniques/western & eastern style methods
emphasis on local fibers
Casting of natural & manmade objects included
(full, waiting list)


BOOK ARTS - October 21
review of styles/bindings & sculptural forms/individual projects

all workshops - beginning to experienced
small classes and consultation on individual projects
all materials supplied
10-4
$75.
INFORMATION & TO REGISTER


maryellenlongart.com

Saturday, July 1, 2017

COLLAGE WORKSHOP , July 8

10-4, 209 El Diente Dr, Durango, CO  wmelart@yahoo.com to sign up and more info.

basic techniques/ understanding of adhesives/composition/ a little history and use of artist 35 year old history of collecting collage materials - all workshops beginning to experienced welcome, small classes and consultation on individual projects, all materials supplied, $75.


Thursday, May 4, 2017

ALICIA BAILEY
WUNDERKAMMERS

Alicia Bailey of Denver, CO brings to the Art Library, Durango Arts Center her wondrous exhibit.
May 5-July 1
Opening Reception May 5, 5-7 PM

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

I am part of a collaborative project REACTION/ACTION at Studio &, Durango, CO.  I printed positive action text on paper strips, weighted down with crushed newspaper (T. headlines) wrapped with copper wire.  30 + were hung within the installation created by 30 artists.  Reception Friday night!


Saturday, November 26, 2016

  
















OPEN HOUSE AND STUDIO SALE 

MARY ELLEN LONG

 DECEMBER 3 & 4 
Sat. & Sun.

10-4

209 EL DIENTE DRIVE, DURANGO (Edgemont)


COLLAGE, SCULPTURE, PRINTS, DRAWINGS. MIXED MEDIA

PAINTINGS, ART OBJECTS, BOX ART, ARTISTS’ BOOKS 

Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Forest Stories: Book Arts from the Environmental Studio of Mary Ellen Long showcases a selection of artists' books that explore themes of nature, ritual, process, and time. The works come from the Long's personal collection and from the University Libraries' Fine Press and Artists' Books Collection.

Exhibit runs through November 28th

The talk I did for the opening last month is now posted on the Library website


University Libraries, Anderson Academic Commons (AAC)
University of Denver
2150 E. Evans Avenue, Denver CO 80208

303.871.3074

Thursday, September 22, 2016

FOREST STORIES : AN EXHBIT AND TALK AT UNIVERSITY OF DENVER

FOREST STORIES: BOOK ARTS from the 
ENVIRONMENTAL STUDIO OF MARY ELLEN LONG

A talk to accompany the exhibit by the artist at the
University of Denver

Thursday, September 29, 2016 from 7:00 to 8:30 PM
The Loft (Rm 340), Upper Level, 
Anderson Academic Commons, 2150 E. Evans Ave, Denver

6:30 PM Informal reception with appetizers & beverages
Questions after program for an additional half hour. 

Parking: Various pay to park options on campus. 
Closest option is Lot 301 located at 2130 S. High St., Denver




For more information and reservations:
library.du.edu./events/exhibits/current.html/303-871-3074


Exhibit runs until November 28, 2016

Where you can see Molokai Tangle

Molokai Tangle is on display at JOY, the electric gift shop at Durango Arts Center along with other works of the artist.

Monday, May 30, 2016

Recent Work

Molokai Tangle:  mixed media photograph - the detritus of the sea