November is a good month to visit the Fine Arts Center. You can see beautiful artwork in our gallery, and you can attend classes throughout the month, where artists of all ages and ability are welcome. Aren’t these good reasons to visit the Arts Center? See details below.

Also check out our Month-by-Month Calendar to help you plan your Fine Arts Center activities.

November 2018

painting of horse
  • Sunday Artists Show
  • Dates: until November 23
  • Place: Salmon River Fine Arts Center

Again this month we are featuring our 2018 Exhibition & Competition of our Sunday Artist Show, a display of fine artworks by talented, non-professional artists. All works are original creations, in various categories including aqua media, ceramics, decorative arts, graphics, jewelry, stained glass, oil, photography, print making, and sculpture. The entries are judged on originality, creativity, and use of a particular medium, and the best are awarded prizes. This exhibit, which is sponsored by Community Bank, N.A., and Deaton's Building & Home Center, will hang in our gallery and can be seen during regular gallery hours or by special appointment. (Regular gallery hours: Wednesday through Friday, noon to 4 pm; Saturday 10 am to 2 pm.)

drawing of dog
  • Free Thursday Night Drawing Class
  • Instructor: Patricia A. Tanner
  • Date: Every Thursday
  • Time: 6 - 8 pm
  • Place: Salmon River Fine Arts Center

Join us at the Fine Arts Center every Thursday evening, 6 – 8 pm, for our free drawing class. Artists of all ages are welcome and all materials are provided. This event is made possible by a generous donation from Drs. Patricia and Jay Chapman.

Sunday Artists Show 2018
  • Sunday Artists: Pick Up Artwork
  • Date: Saturday, November 24
  • Time: 10 am – 2 pm

Alas, the Sunday Artists Show show must come to an end. Sunday Artists, please pick up your artwork promptly on Saturday, November 24, 10 am – 2 pm. If this date and time are not possible, please make arrangements with us.

December 2018

Holidays at the Fine Arts Center
  • Light Up Pulaski Festivities
  • Opening Reception for Winter Art Show
  • Live Music by Tug Hill Players
  • Time: 2 – 4 pm
  • Place: Salmon River Fine Arts Center

As part of the annual Light Up Pulaski festivities, we are hosting two major events at the Fine Arts Center, and we hope you will join us. We are holding an opening reception for the Winter Art Show, featuring fine arts by our talented members, where you will be able to see their impressive work and talk with many of the artists. We are also offering delightful live music provided by the Tug Hill Players, beginning at 2 pm. Throughout the reception we are offering delicious homemade refreshments. Be sure to stop by!

Holidays at the Fine Arts Center
  • Tug Hill Players
  • Light Up Pulaski Festivities
  • Date: Sunday, December 2
  • Place: Salmon River Fine Arts Center

During our Light Up Pulaski festivities, we are again this year proudly presenting The Tug Hill Players, a group of musicians who perform their own arrangements of Celtic, Irish, Scottish, and other traditional music on a wide variety of instruments. You won’t want to miss this beautiful music! To learn more about the Tug Hill Players and listen to some of their music, visit their website: tughillplayers.com.

Winter Members Show
  • Winter Members Show
  • Dates: December – February
  • Place: Salmon River Fine Arts Center

This month we are featuring our Winter Members Show, a collection of fine arts created by our talented members. This exhibit will hang in our gallery and can be seen during regular gallery hours or by special appointment. (Regular gallery hours: Wednesday through Friday, noon to 4 pm; Saturday 10 am to 2 pm.)

  • Leather Tooling 101
  • Instructor: Anna Blachman
  • Dates
  • Sunday, December 9
  • Sunday, December 16
  • Time: 1 – 4 pm
  • Cost: $35 members / $40 non-members
  • Age: 10 & up
  • Place: Salmon River Fine Arts Center

Join AnnaB Leatherworks and learn to use the “basic 7” leather carving tools – the swivel knife, bevellers, veiners, camouflages, pear shaders, seeders, mules feet and the stop. Create a beautiful coaster each day. Returning students – text or call Anna to discuss alternative projects, if desired: (607)-239-7031. All materials provided; no experience necessary. Class size is limited; to sign up, please contact the Salmon River Fine Arts Center (315-298-7007 – leave message if no answer) or stop by and sign up in person. This project is made possible with funds from the Decentralization Program, a regrant program of the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature and administered by CNY Arts.

drawing of dog
  • Free Thursday Night Drawing Class
  • Instructor: Patricia A. Tanner
  • Date: Every Thursday
  • Time: 6 - 8 pm
  • Place: Salmon River Fine Arts Center

Join us at the Fine Arts Center every Thursday evening, 6 – 8 pm, for our free drawing class. Artists of all ages are welcome and all materials are provided. This event is made possible by a generous donation from Drs. Patricia and Jay Chapman.