Thursday, October 16, 2014

Book 3 of the series An Artist’s Journey by Jean M. Judd



Join award-winning textile artist Jean M. Judd as she shares the continuation of her journey as an artist in Book 3 of the series An Artist’s Journey. In this book, she takes you on her inaugural trip to Europe in 2008, exploring Paris, Cologne, Brussels, Antwerp, and Amsterdam from an artist’s viewpoint.
Jean also shares her thoughts on the intrinsic value of art, the artist's personality, and perfectionism,  among other topics. View a selection of commissioned and exhibited textile artworks from 2005-2009.

The series is available on Amazon worldwide as well as at independent booksellers, such as Barnes and Noble. Book 4 of the series is slated for release in 2015.

Friday, September 19, 2014

Jean M. Judd Selected for Juried Exhibition at Art Essex Gallery



The Art Essex Gallery in Essex, Connecticut has selected textile artist Jean M. Judd of Cushing, Wisconsin for inclusion in the 2014 Summer Invitational Juried Exhibition. Artwork selected for inclusion in the exhibit includes: Rusted lace #1.  
 
This national juried exhibition of artwork includes painting, drawing, mixed media, ceramics, sculpture, photography, and printmaking. Artworks by 53 artists were selected for inclusion in the exhibit.

The exhibition opens on September 3, 2014 and runs through September 27, 2014. The artists' reception and awards presentation is on September 6, 2014 from 4 to 7 pm. The address of the gallery is:
Art Essex Gallery
10 Main Street
Essex, CT   06426

Visit the Art Essex Gallery web site at Art Essex Gallery for more information about the exhibition and gallery or call 860-581-8553 to speak to Gallery Manager, Carli.

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

Jean M. Judd accepted to Wild Apple Gallery exhibition Small Works – Large Appeal



The Wisconsin Visual Artists (WVA) NE Chapter has included textile artist Jean M. Judd of Cushing, Wisconsin in the Wild Apple Gallery exhibition Small Works – Large Appeal. Artwork selected for inclusion in the exhibit includes: Stained Glass Mosaic #4

This exhibition of artwork includes all artistic media but is limited to artwork that is no larger than 12”x12”x12”. Twenty-five artists' artworks will be on display at the exhibition. The WVA is the oldest art organization in the state of Wisconsin, founded in 1901.

The exhibition opens on September 3, 2014 and is open through October 25, 2014. The artists' reception, with live music, is on September 5, 2014 from 6 to 8:30 pm. 

The address of the gallery is:
Wild Apple Gallery
210 Main Street
Menasha, WI   54952

Visit the Wild Apple Gallery web site at wildapplegallery.com for more information about the gallery or call 920-886-6636 to speak to owners Joseph or Mary Jo Weidert. To learn more about the Wisconsin Visual Artists organization, visit its site at www.wisconsinvisualartists.com.

Wednesday, August 13, 2014

Jean M. Judd accepted into Art Institute and Gallery's Juried Show (Salisbury, Maryland)



The Art Institute and Gallery in Salisbury, Maryland has selected textile artist Jean M. Judd of Cushing, Wisconsin for inclusion in the 22nd National Juried Exhibition. Artwork selected for inclusion in the exhibit includes: Stepping Stones

This national juried exhibition of artwork includes all mediums, including 3D, photography, and other unique genres of art. Exhibit juror Maiza Hixson, Gretchen Hupfel Curator of Contemporary Art at the Delaware Center for Contemporary Arts (DCCA), selected 39 artworks for the exhibition from a submission pool of over 250 artworks.

The exhibition opens on September 13, 2014 and is open through October 10, 2014. The artists' reception and awards presentation is on September 13, 2014 from 5 to 7 pm. 

The address of the facility is:
Art Institute & Gallery
212 West Main Street
Salisbury, Maryland 21801

Visit the AI&G web site at http://www.aiandg.org/ for more information about the exhibition and institute or call 410-546-4748 to speak to Exhibition Director Christina Jarmolinski or Executive Director Andrea J. Gentry-Seidl.

Thursday, August 7, 2014

Interview with Jean Judd on About.com

You might be interested in an interview with Jean Judd by a writer for About.com on August 1st about having an artist career and juried exhibitions, http://fineart.about.com/od/Artists/fl/Q-and-A-with-Textile-Artist-Jean-M-Judd-on-Having-an-Artist-Career.htm

Monday, June 30, 2014

Jean M. Judd of Cushing, Wisconsin included in the 27th Annual Northern National Art Competition



The Nicolet Art Gallery at Nicolet College in Rhinelander, Wisconsin has selected textile artist Jean M. Judd of Cushing, Wisconsin for inclusion in the 27th Annual Northern National Art Competition. Artwork selected for inclusion in the exhibit: Contaminated Water #5: Mutated Sand Dollars, Rusted Fish

This is an annual, national juried exhibition of 2D fine arts, including photography and mixed media work. The exhibit's juror, Linda Benedict-Jones, Adjunct Professor at Carnegie-Mellon University in Pittsburg, Pennsylvania has selected 87 artworks from a pool of 512 for the exhibition.  
The exhibition opens on July 22, 2014 and is open through September 12, 2014. The artists' reception and awards presentation by the juror is on July 22, 2014 at 5 pm. The address of the gallery is:
Nicolet College Art Gallery
5364 College Drive
Rhinelander, WI 54501

Visit the Nicolet College Art Gallery web site at http://www.nicoletcollege.edu/about/creative-arts-series/art-gallery/ for more information about the exhibition and gallery or call 715-365-4556 to speak to Katherine Ralph, gallery director.