May Group Show Featuring Everybody, in conjunction with Occoquan Art on the Block!!! (Click on the artist's name below for more examples of their work.)
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May Issue

The Artists' Undertaking Gallery

The Artists' Undertaking Gallery presents:


 Occoquan Art on the BLOCK  

May 7 through June 4

Reception Saturday, May 18, from 11 am to 4 pm
On Saturday, May 18, from 11:00 am to 4:00 pm, 9 local merchants will be participating in Art on the Block, welcoming everyone to come to Occoquan to enjoy the creative endeavors of local artists.  Many artists will be available to discuss their work, answer questions, and some will be demonstrating their talents.  This event takes place within the 14 shops in Occoquan.  Enjoy light refreshments at each location, special drawings, and enter to win the Grand Prize of an Occoquan Gift Basket.  Look for Art on the Block signs and balloons at each location.  To ease parking in town, a shuttle bus will be running during the day from the Rt. 123/Old Bridge Rd. Bus Stop to Occoquan, from 10:30am-4:30 pm or later (in conjunction with Discover Occoquan), with pick-up and drop-off every half hour. This ride is FREE to attendees.
Classes our Artists are Teaching:
  • Marianne Cordyack (Pottery)-
  • Tyler Kulenguski (Jewelry/Metalsmithing) - 1) Learn basic Wire-Wrapping to create closed wrapped loops, ear wires, and basic clasps, and make your own earrings. 2) Learn to fuse Fine Silver wire and make hand crafted ear wires, chain, and toggles, without the complications of solder or flux. 3) Learn Basic Soldering and make earrings or a pendant. Contact Tyler at or 571-356-4845.
  • Lauren Jacobs (Mixed Media Sculpture and Painting) - Private and small classes in observational drawing, portraiture, portfolio preparation, painting, mixed media sculpture, needle felting, and clothing construction available. Contact at or (703)209-8473. 
  • Steve Myles (Painting) is currently teaching two courses:  "Discover Drawing" and "Painting in Oil/Acrylics“.  The courses are on Wednesdays at 10:30am for Drawing and Noon for Painting.  Please call the Spring Hill Rec Center (703-827-0989) for more information on dates the classes start or to sign up for future classes.
  • Jonathan Kaufman (wooden boxes): currently teaches the course "Wooden Gift Box, CLS242" at Woodcraft of Washington DC ( or call (703-912-6727). Classes are three hours, typically on the third Thursday each month.   Learn techniques for building a fancy decorative boxes. Discover a simple approach for getting PERFECT mitered corners. Learn the beginning steps for
There are many events this month in Occoquan!  Bring your family and enjoy!!
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Gallery Calendar 
Artists Work Schedule (Subject to change)
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