Counter installed on Thursday, September 3, 2020

at 3 pm.


Arts & Crafts ART ROOM      CLASSES AND WORKSHOPS


Now is the time to join other Villagers in a variety of classes to express your individuality while learning new artistic techniques.


Monday mornings:

Now:  Beginning Watercolor with Ciel Duke.

July 11 - August 1:  Oil and Acrylic Painting with Jane Hink

Monday afternoons:  Open Studio with Pat Andrade, 2 - 5 pm.  Except for Advisory Board meeting dates of \

August 29, September 26, October 31 and November 28.



Tuesday Mornings -  Colleen Mirassou & Barb Gottesman & Karin Bogliolo welcome you for a new adventure in Poetry from Art and Art from Poetry.  10:30 am - 12:30 pm.  $40.  Continuing AND accepting new students.  Proof of Covid vaccine required.

Tuesday afternoons:  Open Studio with Pat Andrade, 2 - 5 pm.


Wednesday mornings: Watercolor Vignettes with Doug Canepa.  June 1 - 29.  $60.  10 am - 12:30 pm


Thursday mornings:  

Thursday afternoons:  


Friday mornings:  Open Studio with Jane Hink, 10 am - 12 noon.  Free.

Friday afternoons:  


CONFIRMED NEW CLASSES and WORKSHOPS SCHEDULED:


July 13 - August 17:  "Summer of Color"    with Jeff Bramschreiber.  Via ZOOM>  Wednesdays, 12 noon  - 1:30  pm.  $70.  Register at barb.gottesman@gmail.com



Suggestions for new classes or workshops are very welcome.  Send to Class Scheduler at barb.gotttesman@gmail.com


ART CHALLENGE FAVORITES for 22, 23 and 24

January As You Like It  Smug Cow by Shirley Kuramoto

February Wild Hearts  Aspens by Doug Canepa

March Spring Greening  Butterflies are Free by Barb Gottesman



ART CHALLENGES THEMES UPCOMING:

May   "Bring May Flowers"

June "Summer is Icumen In"

July:  "Patriot Colors"


CERAMICS ROOM is OPEN


In Fully Open Status, Ceramics Room hours are:


Monday 12:00 noon - 3:00 pm

Tuesday 12:00 noon - 3:00 pm

Wednesday 9:00 - 12 noon

Thursday 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Friday 9:00 am - 12 noon

Saturday 2 pm - 5 pm


Some restrictions still apply for people using the Ceramics Room.  Contact Diane Finley at Dianefinley@outlook.com  for the definitive answers.





ADVISORY BOARD    2022 OFFICERS

President Michael Sunzeri

Vice President Jan Alleman

Treasurer Kathy Warren

Secretary Judy Rickard


The mission of the Villages Arts and Crafts Association:  

The aims of the Association shall be to encourage and foster the hands-on visual arts such as painting in all media, collage, ceramics, knitting and stitchery and other crafts and arts by classes, workshops, programs and free demonstrations for Villagers who reside in this community and to provide events and creative outlets, such as exhibits, festivals, open houses and special events for the display and possible sale of these fine arts and hand-made crafts.


ADVISORY BOARD  

Art Films:  Roz Zinns

Programs:  Marcy Boyles

Welcomer:  Colleen Mirassou

Class Scheduler:  Barbara Gottesman

Historian:  Karin Bogliolo

Ceramics:  Diane Finley

We welcome volunteers to join the Advisory Board.  Consult with President Michael Sunzeri at twosunzeris@comcast.net


Free Demo

Classes & Open Studio Times


    VOLUNTEER TEAM

         WHO

          MAKES IT ALL HAPPEN

Roz Zinns

Portrait Painter!

at the next Membership Meeting of Arts & Crafts!

1:45 on Monday, June 6, at Foothill Center - note change of venue!

Thong Le.  


Ed Knott will project photos of Doug Canepa's Solo Show paintings for us to enjoy!


Since the change of location prevents us from viewing Doug Canepa's Solo Show, we have reserved the Cribari Conference Room for members and Villagers to view Doug's Show on Tuesday, June 7, from 12:30 pm until 1:30 pm!  Join us there!

Upcoming Fun:


Art Film:  "The Life and Times of Frida Kahlo"  with host Roz Zinns:

Tuesday, June 21, Patio Room, 2:30 pm - 5:30 pm.  2 hour film with an intermission.  FREE to all Villagers and their guests!


Home Studio Art Tour:  Saturday, August 20.  Contact Diane Finley for a contract and details.  dianefinley@outlook.com