GLADWIN – The Gladwin Area Artist Guild is pleased to announce that Bradley Olrich, Professor of Art and Design at Mid Michigan College, accepted an invitation to judge its 19th Annual Fall Show and Sale. This event, which is free and open to the public, is scheduled for Sept. 20 and 21, 2019, in the Gladwin City Park Community Building.
Mr. Olrich has been part of the Mid Michigan faculty for 15 years. Prior to teaching he worked as a freelance cartoonist, illustrator and graphic designer. Olrich studied Commercial Art in the mid-eighties and after a varied career in printing and advertising he received a B.F.A. in Graphic Design from Central Michigan University and later an M.F.A. in Illustration from Academy of Art University.
Those artists whom the judge selects for awards, including ribbons and cash prizes, will be recognized by him at an Artists’ Reception to which the public is also invited on Friday evening, Sept. 20, from 5-7 p.m. Members of the Art Guild are delighted to have someone of Professor Olrich’s caliber critique their work. Questions regarding the Fall Show or membership in the Gladwin Area Artist Guild can be answered by calling 989-246-1030.