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Call for Artists! Outdoor Art Fair

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Application Dates:  Now through April 3, 2015
Show Date/Time:  Saturday, July 25 from 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Show Location:  Lawn of the Northwestern Michigan College Campus – Traverse City

Crooked Tree Arts Center invites you to apply to its 55th Annual Outdoor Art Fair, held on the campus of Northwestern Michigan College in beautiful Traverse City, MichiganContinue Reading

Save the Date! Day Away: Cleveland

Trip Dates: May 13 – 15, 2015

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Location: Cleveland, Ohio
Cost: Members: $450 double, $600 single / Non-Members: $490 double, $640 single

Registration for Day Away: Cleveland will begin on Tuesday, January 13 at 9:00 AM.

Atrium Gallery: Salvage/Selvage – A fiber art exhibit of the Fiber Arts Coalition

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December 12, 2014 – February 7, 2015

Dates:  December 12, 2014  – February 7, 2015
Location: CTAC Atrium Gallery

By dictionary definition: “Salvage is the saving and use of waste materials; Selvage is the fabric edgingContinue Reading

Call for Artists! 4th Annual Art and the Garden

January 28, 2015 – March 31, 2015

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Call Dates: January 28 – March 31, 2015
Exhibition Dates: May 29 – August 1, 2015
Exhibit Location: Carnegie Building, 322 6th Street, Traverse City

Crooked Tree Arts Center-Traverse City proudly announces the 4th Annual Art and the Garden.   The summer of 2015 will be filled with arts events centered on the theme of Art and the Garden including a Juried Exhibit, Paint Out, two Coffee @ Ten lectures, Swirl, Member’s Reception, Artist Forum and other special events.  Over $3,000 in cash and awards will be presented.Continue Reading

Gallery Terakoya

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January 24 – April 2, 2015

Dates: January 24 – April 2, 2015
Location: CTAC Bonfield Gallery

Gallery Terakoya is located in a historic building that was built 250 years ago in Hikone City, Shiga prefecture which is in the center of Japan.Continue Reading

2015 Juried Photography Exhibition

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January 24, 2015 – April 4, 2015

Exhibition Dates:  January 24 – April 4, 2015
Location: Gilbert Gallery

The 2015 Juried Photography Exhibition is open to all Michigan residents and/or members of the Crooked Tree Arts Center 18 years or older.  Work displayed will be dependent primarily on photographic processes. For more more information about entering the 2014 Juried Photography Exhibition.Continue Reading

CTAC Youth Art Show – Traverse City

February 3 – 27, 2015

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Teacher installation:  February 3 – 6
Reception & Award Ceremony: Sunday, February 8, 1-4 PM
Artwork take down and pick up: February 25 – 27

Location:  Carnegie Building, 322 Sixth St., Traverse City

This call for entries goes out to all schools in the Traverse Bay Area Intermediate School District, Continue Reading

CTAC Monthly Artist Forum

Artist-ForumDate: Wednesday, February 4, 2015
Time: 5:00 PM Gather & conversation / 5:30 Brief discussion
Location: The Franklin, downtown Traverse City

Please join us next Wednesday for the inaugural CTAC Monthly Artist Forum!
Here’s the agenda for our first meeting:Continue Reading

Kids’ Day Off – February 13, 2015

Friday, February 13, 2015

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Time: 9:00 AM – 4:30 PM
Ages: Students in Kindergarten through 5th Grade
Locations: 
Crooked Tree Arts Center (9:00 AM – 1:00 PM)
Petoskey District Library (1:00 PM – 4:30 PM)

School-aged children, grades K-5,  in Petoskey have a day off on Friday, February 13!Continue Reading

Mardi Gras After Dark with New Orleans’ own MOJO & the Bayou Gypsies

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Saturday, February 14, 2015

Date: Saturday, February 14, 2015
Time: Food  & drinks start at 7:00 PM, with concert kicking off at 8:00 PM
Location: CTAC Theater – Petoskey
Tickets:
Standing Room Only:  $40 Members / $45 Non-Members
CTAC Theater Section 100: $50 Members / $55 Non-Members
CTAC Theater Sections 200 & 300: $60 Members / $65 Non-Members
VIP Package: $75 will include on-stage seating, early entrance and dinner with Mojo & the Bayou Gypsies.
All tickets will include food, drinks and entertainment!

PURCHASE TICKETS (Note: You will be redirected to MyNorthTickets.com, our ticketing vendor.)

CTAC is celebrating sweethearts and Mardi Gras with a New Orleans-inspired After Dark!  Mojo excitement will fill the air as the Arts Center lets the good times roll with food, drink, music and dancing in the aisles. Continue Reading

February Swirl

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Thursday, February 26, 2015

Time: 5:30 – 7:00 PM
Location: CTAC Galleries
Tickets: $15 In Advance / $20 Day of Swirl
Featuring: Beer tasting by Petoskey Brewing and appetizers by Vernales Restaurant with music by Pete Kehoe.
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Coffee @ Ten with Mary Brodbeck

Tuesday, February 24, 2015

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Date: Tuesday, February 24, 2015
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: CTAC Bonfield Gallery – Petoskey

Mary Brodbeck will be the guest speaker at the February 24th Coffee at Ten at the Crooked Tree Arts Center, Petoskey. Mary received her undergraduate degree from Michigan State University in Industrial Design Continue Reading

Kids’ Day Off – March 13, 2015

Friday, March 13, 2015

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Time: 9:00 AM – 4:30 PM
Ages: Students in Kindergarten through 5th Grade
Locations: 
Crooked Tree Arts Center (9:00 AM – 1:00 PM)
Petoskey District Library (1:00 PM – 4:30 PM)

School-aged children, grades K-5,  in Petoskey have a day off on Friday, March 13! Continue Reading

Mediterranean Fusion with Wisaal

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Saturday, March 21, 2015

Date: Saturday, March 21, 2015
Time: 8:00 PM
Location: CTAC Theater – Petoskey
Tickets: $10 Students / $25 Members / $35 Non-Members

PURCHASE TICKETS (Note:  You will be redirected to MyNorthTickets.com, our ticketing vendor.)

Wisaal – an Arabic word meaning links, connections, or unities – reflects the fusion of the Arabic musical heritage with Klezmer, Indian, and American influences to produce exciting and culturally engagingContinue Reading

Coffee @ Ten with Jania Taylor: Those Magical Dames

Tuesday, March 24, 2015

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Time: 10:00 AM
Location:  CTAC Gilbert Gallery

Magic has always been thought of as a male dominated field,  woman are usually thought of as the beautiful assistant and not the performer. There are very few females performing as the magician, and when one does see a female performing it’s a rare thing. Continue Reading

March Swirl

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Thursday, March 26, 2015

Time: 5:30 – 7:00 PM
Location:  CTAC Galleries
Tickets: $15 In Advance / $20 Day of Swirl
Featuring: Wine tasting and appetizers by Toski Sands with music by Howard Richards.Continue Reading

CTAC Youth Art Show – Petoskey

April 18 – May 9, 2015

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Exhibition Dates: April 18 – May 9, 2015
Location: CTAC Galleries – Petoskey

On Saturday April 18, 2015 the Crooked Tree Arts Center will open its annual Youth Art Show.  The Youth Art Show showcases the artwork of students in the Charlevoix-Emmet County School District.Continue Reading

April Swirl

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Thursday, April 23, 2015

Time: 5:30 – 7:00 PM
Location: CTAC Galleries
Tickets: $15 In Advance / $20 Day of Swirl
Featuring: Wine tasting and appetizers by Barrel Back Restaurant with music by Jeff Pagel.
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Crooked Tree Youth Arts Awards Night

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

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Date: Wednesday, April 29, 2015
Time: 7:00 PM
Location: CTAC Theater – Petoskey
This event is free and open to the public.

Think eddi Awards for Youth!  Please join us as we honor students in a variety of our programming who are graduating or receiving scholarships from CTAC, including the new CTAC Arts Scholarship.Continue Reading

CTAC Spring Concert featuring Crooked Tree Youth Orchestra and Dorothy Gerber Strings Programs

Sunday, May 17, 2015

Date: Sunday, May 17, 2015
Time: 2:30pm
Location: Boyne City Performing Arts Center @ Boyne City High School

The annual Spring Concert features students that participate in the Crooked Tree Youth Orchestra program and the Dorothy Gerber Strings Program in the Schools.Continue Reading

May Swirl

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Time: 5:30 – 7:00 PM
Location: CTAC Galleries
Tickets: $15 In Advance / $20 Day of Swirl
Featuring: Wine tasting and appetizers by City Park Grill with music by Chris Koury.Continue Reading

Summer Super Swirl

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Date: Wednesday, August 19, 2015
Time: 5:30 – 8:00 PM
Location: The indoor and outdoor spaces of Crooked Tree Arts Center
Tickets: $25 In Advance / $30 Day of EventContinue Reading