Share the Harvest this Thursday

Chittenden County participates in the 17th Annual Share the Harvest event, a fundraiser for limited-income Vermonters, Thursday, October 6, 2011.

Join NOFA-VT for the seventeenth annual Share the Harvest fundraiser to benefit limited-income Vermonters. Generous restaurants, co-ops, and stores donate part of their sales on this date to the Vermont Farm Share Program.  Donations support subsidized CSA shares for limited-income Vermonters with the help of participating farms.

Eat out at or shop at participating Share the Harvest businesses on Thursday, October 6, and part of your bill will be donated to the Vermont Farm Share Program, helping limited-income Vermonters access farm fresh produce and connect with their community farms.

Participating Burlington businesses: Farmhouse Tap & Grill, Skinny Pancake, Penny Cluse Cafe,  Leunig’s Bistro,  Three Tomatoes Trattoria,  Splash at the Boathouse, Great Harvest Bread Company, Muddy Waters, City Market Onion River Co-op & Trattoria Delia

For more information contact: The Northeast Organic Farming Association of Vermont (802) 434-4122

Another Great South End Art Hop!

Our heartfelt thanks to everyone, from the artists…to our sponsors…to the many volunteers, who helped make the 19th Annual South End Art Hop a terrific success!

Below you will see a  list of venues with art exhibits that you can still check out through the month of September.

Visit The SEABA Center M – F from 9 – 5pm to see this year’s Original Juried Show and vote for your favorite piece of art. The artist with the most votes at the end of September will win a cash prize.

Thanks again and see you soon!

Art Hop…keeps hopping at select locations:

Missed a few sites during the South End Art Hop?
Want to continue viewing artwork throughout the month?

The sites below have great artwork on display though September, during the listed times:
(Site numbers correspond to the map in the Art Hop program guide, available at The SEABA Center at 404 Pine Street.)

1.A    Burton Snowboards ‘How soon is now?’ M – F, 10 – 5pm
4.A  FLYNNDOG paintings by (michael smith) & Ethan Azarian M – F, 7 – 7pm
4.B    HowardCenter The Artists of the HowardCenter M – F, 8:30 – 5pm
5.A    VCAM/RETN SEABA Group Exhibit Sun – Fri, 10 – 10pm, Sat 10 – 5pm
6         Select Design Assemblage – Art/Design/Furniture M – F, 8 – 5:30pm
10.A 180 Flynn Hallways SEABA Group Exhibit M – F, 10 – 5pm
10.B  Women Writing for (a) Change Writing and Art by Women Wed, 10 – 2pm
13.A  Metalworks John Rowe & Max Holzman M – F, 9 – 3pm
14       Modern Vermont Architectural Design, Furniture, Photography M – F, 9 – 5pm
15       Burlington Subaru SEABA Group Exhibit M – F, 6 – 9pm
16       Pine Street Deli Johnnie Day Durand M – F, 6am-9pm, Sat 7a-9p, Sun 8a-6p
18.A  RLPhoto: the Root Gallery Group Exhibit by Various Talents M – F, 10 – 4pm
19       Lake Champlain Chocolates Chocolate Sculpture M – Sat, 9 – 6pm, Sun 11 – 5pm
23.B  Champlain Valley Auto VSA VT, Stained Glass Mosaics M – F, 8-6pm, Sat 8-2pm
24      Champlain College-Miller Building Faculty & SEABA Group Exhibit M-F,8:30-5pm
26.A  Maltex Building SEABA Group Exhibit M – F, 10 – 6pm
28.A  Alchemy Jewelry Arts Gallery Jewelry & Paintings Friday & Saturday, 10 – 5pm
28.C   Elemental Impressions work by Jason Boyd M – F, 9 – 2pm
28.I    Sterling Hardwoods various woodworking M – F, 9 – 5pm
31        Speeder & Earl’s Coffee Colin-Patrick Charles M-F, 7 – 5:30pm, Sat & Sun, 8-5
32.A  The SEABA Center Original Juried Show M – F, 9 – 5pm
32.B   Davis Studio Gallery Millinery, Fashion, & Paintings M – F, 9 – 5pm
33       Fresh Market Chris Jeffrey, Stained Glass M – F, 7 – 6pm, Sat&Sun, 9-4pm
34       Burlington Furniture Company Group Show M – Sat, 10-6, Sun 12-5
36.A   Lawrence Ribbecke Studio Stained Glass Art Tues – Fri, 10 – 6pm, Sat 10 – 1pm
37        Speaking Volumes Paintings, Mixed Media, Printmaking Wed – Sat, 10 – 5pm
39.C    Dostie Bros. Frame Shop & Gallery Various Artwork M – Sat, 10 – 6pm
41.A    Ruelle Fine Art work by Kevin Ruelle M – F, 9 – 5pm
44.A   The S.P.A.C.E. Gallery Represent II, group show Thurs – Sat, 11 – 4pm
44.A   The Backspace Gallery 5 and Dime, art from $5 – $100 Thurs – Sat, 11 – 4pm
44.D   Conant Metal & Light various Lighting, Jewelry, and Sculpture M – Sat, 10 – 5pm
44.F    Alderson/Jordan Silverman Photography, Painting, Assemblage M – F, 9 – 6pm
46        Black Horse Art Supply various work M-Thur, 10-6pm, Fri, 10-5, Sat, 10-1:30
49        Maglianero Cafe photos by Dean “Blotto” Gray M – F,  7 – 7pm, Sat & Sun, 8 – 7pm
52        TruexCullins photography by Jim Westphalen M – F, 8 – 5pm
54.A   Art’s Alive @ The Wing Building Prints & Paintings M – F, 10 – 6pm
55        Art’s Alive @ Union Station 2011 Fine Art Winner’s Exhibit M – F, 10 – 6pm
57        August First Photography and Ink on Paper M – F, 7:30 – 5pm, Sat, 8 – 3pm
58        Artspace @ The Men’s Room photography by Phil Herbison Tues – Fri, 10 – 6pm
60        Amy E. Tarrant Gallery oil paintings by Alice Murdoch Saturdays, 11 – 4pm
61.A    Metropolitan Gallery oils by Susan Larkin Sun-Thur, 9-5pm Fri&Sat, 9-8
61.B     BCA ‘Outdoor Excursions’ Sun – Thurs, 9 – 5pm, Fri & Sat, 9 – 8pm

Feel free to call or come by The SEABA Center at 404 Pine Street for more details.
(802) 859-9222  or

Be an Art Hero and Volunteer for the Art Hop!

Be an Art Hero.

For just $5, you can show your support for SEABA, the Art Hop and the artists who make our community so vibrant. The button gets you discounted admission to the Strut VI Fashion Show and the SEVEN DAYS birthday celebration, following Strut on Saturday night.

The button is available at these fine businesses:

August First Bakery, Black Horse Fine Art Supply, Fresh Market, Conant Metal and Light, Great Harvest Bakery, Lake Champlain Chocolates, Speeder and Earl’s (Pine St), Arabesque (in Shelburne), Merchants Bank (College St and Shelburne Rd), Pine Street Deli, and Play Dog Play, Chef’s Corner (South End, 208 Flynn Ave), the Lamp Shop, and Advance Music.

Help make the Hop happen!  Volunteer!

Burlington’s largest annual visual arts event needs more than 150 volunteers to make it happen!   Come help us out Friday & Saturday, Sept. 9th & 10th.   Lots of pre-event help needed too, starting August 22nd!    To find out more about our volunteer jobs and sign up, CLICK HERE.

All volunteers get free admission to Saturday night’s STRUT fashion show and the SEVEN DAYS Birthday Party!

September 9-10

The new South End Art Hop logo is designed by Gotham City Graphics.