Fourth annual Sierra College student art show to open April 27 |

Fourth annual Sierra College student art show to open April 27

Photo courtesy Laura Van HookPaula Ruchay stands with her award-winning digital art piece titled and#8220;Tea Pot Museand#8221; at last yearand#8217;s Student Art Show at Sierra College Tahoe-Truckee.

TRUCKEE, Calif. and#8212; Sierra College Tahoe-Truckeeand#8217;s student art club, More Creative, announces the fourth annual Student Art Show. The juried show is open to students who are currently enrolled in any class, as well as to anyone who has completed a Sierra College course in the last five years. Entries will be accepted in drawing, painting, digital art, photography and ceramics. Submissions from former and currently enrolled students will be accepted on April 23 and 24, 1:30-6:30 p.m.

and#8220;The art show has received excellent community support, and reflects the remarkable creativity, individuality, and talent of Sierra College students and alumni. The show is a wonderful celebration of our studentsand#8217; talent and hard work,and#8221; said Pam McAdoo, artist and Sierra College art instructor. She adds, and#8220;We expect 100 entries and, based on attendance at last yearand#8217;s opening reception, about 400 attendees.and#8221;

Community members of all ages are invited to attend the festive opening celebration on Friday, April 27, 4:30-6:30 p.m., which will include an interactive component and an opportunity to vote for the Peopleand#8217;s Choice award. The artwork will be on display April 27-May 4, Monday-Thursday, 9 a.m.-7 p.m. and Friday, 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

Local artists Heather River, Kathryn McGaughey and Mary Kenny will serve as jurors. Prizes and#8212; generously donated by Backstreet Framers, Billand#8217;s Rotisserie, Bookshelf Stores, the Carmel Gallery, the Copy Center, Dorindaand#8217;s Chocolates, Fireside Pizza, Full Belly Deli, the Office BOSS and T-Pots Pottery and#8212; will be awarded in several categories.

Donand#8217;t miss this opportunity to visit the campus on the hill and see the great artwork by your friends and neighbors. For more information call 530-550-2225 or visit

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