Handmade glass items by ISU students will be for sale from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday at the Vitro Center, Main and Willow streets, Normal. It is among three holiday sales featuring artwork by ISU students taking place Thursday through Saturday.
NORMAL — Prints, ceramics and glass objects made by Illinois State University students will be available
at the Wonsook Kim College of Fine Arts annual holiday art sales Thursday, Friday and Saturday.
35th annual Printmakers' Exhibition and Sale will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday (preview) and 8 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Friday in Intaglio Studio, room 123 at ISU's Center for the Visual Arts.
In addition to original artwork by ISU students, there will be pieces by faculty, staff, alumni and visiting artists. Prices range from $5 to $100, payable by cash, check and credit card.
Proceeds from the sale support artists in the printmaking program, with a percentage going to support visiting artists. All proceeds from selected works go into the printmaking student travel fund.
The ISU Clay Club's annual ceramics sale will be from 8 a.m.to 5 p.m. in room 101 of Centennial West.
Proceeds support student attendance at workshop, bringing visiting artists to campus and registration for the annual ceramics conference. Cash and credit cards will be accepted.
The annual ISU Glass Holiday Sale will be from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday at the Vitro Center, also known as the Glass House, Main and Willow streets, Normal.
Glass sculptures, vases, cups, plates and other glass art made by ISU students will be for sale. Only cash and checks will be accepted. All proceeds support glass scholarships and students.
There also will be glass-blowing demonstrations throughout the day.
Illinois State University faculty and staff filed into the completed Brown Ballroom in the Bone Student Center during Founders Day Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019.
Illinois State University President Larry Dietz surveys the completed renovations of the Brown Ballroom in the Bone Student Center on Thursday in preparation for Founders Day activities. The ballroom was significantly brightened with the addition of large, gray painted walls.
Patrons begin arriving for Illinois State University's Founders Day activities Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019, at the renovated and expanded entrance on the west side of the Bone Student Center, which includes a "pre-function space" for the Brown Ballroom, at left.
A "pre-function space" serves as an off-street entrance to Brown Ballroom as part of the building's renovations that were opened during Founders Day activities Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019.
Faculty and staff began arriving for Founders Day at Illinois State University Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019, as the completed Brown Ballroom was shown off for the first time.
The new west entrance to Brown Ballroom was opened for Founders Day activities Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019.
Illinois State University faculty and staff filed into Brown Ballroom for Founders Day activities Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019. Designations of Brown Ballroom II and Brown Ballroom III give an indication that the space has the potential for taging a variety of ongoing events.
A special bouquet for Founders Day celebrated the opening of the renovated Brown Ballroom on Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019.
Illinois State University faculty and staff listened to remarks from President Larry Dietz Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019, in the renovated Brown Ballroom.
Illinois State University President Larry Dietz addressed faculty and staff Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019, in the renovated Brown Ballroom.
Derek Story of Normal, an Illinois State University alumnus and staff member, rings the bell Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019, on the ISU Quad in Normal as part of the Founders Day celebration.
ISU Police Chief Aaron Woodruff rings the Old Main replica bell in the Bone Student Center Brown Ballroom as President Larry Dietz, center, looks on and Pat Vickerman, vice president of university advancement, reads the bell ringers' names on Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019.
ISU board chair Rocky Donahue rings the replica Old Main bell during Founders Day festivities in the Bone Student Center Brown Ballroom on Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019.