FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 10/19/10
Public Information Coordinator
College of Performing and Visual Arts
Southern Utah University
FOR CALENDAR EDITORS: ANNUAL CHILI BOWL SALE
WHAT: The Annual Chili Bowl Sale features beautifully rendered bowls created by students who are Ceramics Majors for purchase. All buyers are offered a free choice of either chili or soup to fill their purchase. The bowls range in price from $10 to $15. In addition, raffle tickets will be sold for a chance to win a piece donated by a professional artist.
WHO: The Ceramics Guild, Southern Utah University
WHEN: Monday through Wednesday, October 25-27 7, 2010
WHERE: Living Room, Sharwan Smith Center, Southern Utah University, Cedar City, UT
INFO: Phone: Arts Hotline: (435) 865-8800 or visit: www.suu.edu/arts
PRICES: Bowls range $10.00 to $15.00
SUU’S CERAMICS GUILD
SPONSORS ANNUAL CHILI BOWL SALE
OCTOBER 25-27, 2010
Southern Utah University, Cedar City, Utah: An event that uniquely merges fundraising, food and, most importantly, art, SUU’s Ceramics Guild’s Annual Chili Bowl Sale takes place Monday through Wednesday, October 25 to 27, 2010, in the Living Room of the Sharwan Smith Center from 10:00am to 3:00pm. The sale is open to the general public who are encouraged to attend.
The Annual Chili Bowl Sale features beautifully rendered bowls created by students who are Ceramics Majors. The bowls are for purchase and all buyers are offered a free choice of either chili or soup to fill their newly acquired artwork. The bowls range in price from $10.00 to $15.00. In addition, raffle tickets will be sold for a chance to win a piece donated by a professional artist.
The proceeds from the event go to support the visiting artist program in Ceramics and to teach a useful form of professional activity to Ceramics majors. Another major purpose is to raise funds to support student trips to the National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts annual conference.
Purchase a bowl, enjoy lunch and support students by attending SUU’s Ceramics Guild’s Annual Chili Bowl Sale. For more information on the SUU College of Performing and Visual Arts events, please call the Arts Hotline at (435) 865-8800, or visit www.suu.edu/arts.
ABOUT THE COLLEGE
The Southern Utah University College of Performing and Visual Arts is comprised of nationally accredited departments of Art and Design, Music, Theatre Arts and Dance, as well as a graduate program in Arts Administration. The College offers 16 different degree areas, including liberal arts Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science degrees; professional Bachelor of Music and Bachelor of Fine Arts in art and theatre degrees; and a Master of Fine Arts in Arts Administration degree. More than 60 full- and part-time faculty and staff are engaged in teaching and mentoring over 550 majors in the College. Over 1100 students enroll each year in over 195 arts classes on the SUU campus. The College presents 100 performances, lectures, presentations, and exhibitions each year. The College’s affiliate organizations include the Braithwaite Fine Arts Gallery, American Folk Ballet, Utah Shakespearean Festival, the performance group Acclamation, and the SUU Ballroom Dance Company. For more information about the College of Performing and Visual Arts, contact the Office of the Dean at (435) 865-8561, or by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.