Paint ‘n’ Sip: A FunRaiser for Belonging / I AM HERE

Paint Your Spirit Animal with Jude Bischoff
February 10, 2019 • SUNDAY 3-5 PM, Cost: $50
Summer Thyme’s Bakery and Gallery, 231 Colfax Avenue, Grass Valley, CA

Come enjoy a fun night with friends in our community. Artist Ruth Chase invites you to a BELONGING / I AM HERE workshop taught by Jude Bischoff, one of Nevada County’s best-known acrylic artists. Reach into your inner wild! You will not believe how easy it is to create a beautiful painting. There will be several wild animals to choose from. Silhouettes will be provided and no drawing skills will be required. Wear clothes you do not mind getting acrylic paint on.
· Take away your own masterpiece
· Paint an easy, step by step project
· Wine, beverages, and food are not included in the price
· Enjoy an evening with friends in a relaxing and inspiring atmosphere!
· Your donation supports Nevada County Arts and the BELONGING / I AM HERE project.
· All materials are included

BELONGING / I AM HERE explores how women find and maintain their sense of belonging in our changing rural landscape. Lead Artist Ruth Chase will elicit perspectives through the use of social media, public art-making salons, a short film, and an interactive public installation called I AM HERE. I AM HERE is, ultimately, a community conversation- a way to connect, explore and empower. Learn more at You may also contact Ruth with any questions at 530-409-2330.

JUDE BISCHOFF is a full time artist living in Cedar Ridge, CA. His work was voted Best of Show at the 2018 Durango Fall Arts Festival. His painting “American River Bear”appeared on the Wild and Scenic Film Festival poster. Among his attributes, he has been featured in in the Tahoe Quarterly and most recently in the Reno News and Review.

You can paint! Give yourself permission! Beginners welcome!