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Date: October 13, 2021
Number of Attendees: 18 (YAEH)

Membership: Marty Welcomed new member Ernest Koch,Membership Dues was suspended for the 2021 Calendar Year - Thank you to those who continued to submit their dues.  Anyone who joins now (Oct-Dec) will be pro-rated for 2022.As of 2022, our Annual Dues of $20 will again be collected.
Historic Bristol Day THIS Saturday, Oct. 16th. 10AM-4PM  AOB artists have been invited by the Grundy Museum to set-up tables to sell art behind the museum on the river side.  We have 4 artists participating to date. Anyone interested please contact Rose Marie Strippoli asap at  Marty will bring our lawn signs, Membership information & Bio. Binder.
Etiquette Brochure: It was decided that the "Etiquette Brochure" of our expectations for shows will be sent to Kinkos/Staples - to get 100 copies for distribution to members,  along with H.B.Day & other shows.
Banner: Discussion of the need for a banner. Ilene R. provided information on where to get this & pricing.  It will have our AOB Logo on it, possible 6feet.  Lisa McGovern & Ray offered to help with information on these items.
Lower Bucks Hospital Show:    "Bring on the Color" is hung and the show runs until November. We have had three sales so far.  Congratulations to Maureen Finger for her first sale as an A.O.B. Member. The show can be viewed by the public from 2-7PM.
Ilene provided the prospectus & label information for the next show - "The Joy of Art" - Dates run from Dec.1st.2021  to Feb. 20, 2022Sign up with Ilene: and Register with Ilene Rubin by Mon, Nov. 15th.Drop Off & Hang Work: Mon. Nov. 29- 3:30-6PMPick-up & Take Down Work: Mon. Feb, 21st. 2022 from 3:30-6:30PMThere is still a $10 entry fee with 10% of Sales going to the Artists of Bristol
LBCCCollege shows: "Black and White with a Twist of Red" Drop Off TODAY - Oct. 14 3-6PM.Reception: NEW DATE: Oct. 29 6-8PMPick-Up: Dec. 2nd. 3-6PMUpcoming Shows: Show Some Heart 125 - February 7th - March 17th 
Spring Vision 2022 -April 4th - May 12th See the prospectus at: Shows:Gail B's individual show has ended at the Artist's Gallery in Lambertville, but she had work there along with the feature artists of the month.Ilene Rubin has work at The Seventh Annual “Points of View” Art Show and Sale at the Saw Mill at Prallsville Mills, Stockton N.J..October 23 and 24, 2021, 12 to 5 pm --- Opening Reception: October 22, 2021, 7 to 9 pmThe remainder of our meeting included 9 of our members showing their work to gather input, ideas, suggestions & feedback.  This proved helpful for all those who participated.Agenda items: If there is anything you would like put on the agenda for an AOB meeting please get the information to Rodney(} no later than the Friday before the meeting.
Website/Facebook: Don't forget the check our website and Facebook page frequently for information about upcoming shows and opportunities to exhibit.

Next meeting: November 10th, 2021 at Silver Lake Nature Center at 7PM - In Person!Our Speaker will be:SiriOm Singh. He is a musician, a self-taught abstract impressionist painter and the owner of Cross Polination Gallery in Lambertville New Jersey.

Minutes - Submitted by Marty Shively (Membership) for Linda Grafius- Secretary