Tag: art

Stained Glass Club happenings

Greetings, Robson Ranch residents and guests! Since we moved to our new location last year, our membership has grown and so have our programs. Please drop by and check out our studio during our open hours. We are open Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. During our regularly scheduled studio hours, you…

Pottery studio news

The pottery studio has had a great month learning from seasoned volunteers about everything from “how to handle clay” to “how to throw it on the wheel until your head spins.” We have been having a great time getting to know each other and learning different ways to work with clay. We are planning many…

Watercolor Techniques and Mixing Desert Greens

In the month of February, the Fine Arts Guild sponsored two classes. Melanie Douglas taught Watercolor Techniques to a class consisting of mostly new members. Each year Melanie excites new members with her enthusiasm about watercolor and encourages them to paint with her when she is monitoring. Sometimes she converts a member from another medium…

Arts and Crafts Spring Show and Sale March 9

Join us for the Robson Ranch Arts & Crafts Spring Show and Sale, Saturday, March 9, 2019, from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. The Robson Ranch Arts & Crafts Spring Show and Sale will be held on Saturday, March 9 from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. featuring Robson’s finest artists and crafters at the Creative…

Fine Art Guild has a new home

The Fine Art Guild’s move was the last of the dominos to fall with the move to our own room at the Creative Art Center. It is so nice to have a clean room to ourselves with lockers and extended hours for artistic activity. Our newly appointed librarian, Kathy Arend, whose mother was a librarian,…

Rocks, and Rocks, and more Rocks

On one of the last days of rain before Cyclone Rosa came to visit us, 11 Robson Ranchers gathered in the afternoon to paint on smooth river rocks and/or be inspired by beautiful agates from which to paint a canvas. Kathy Arend and JoAnn Bunyea once again led this fun afternoon of art sponsored by…

Excitement builds for the Creative Arts Center expansion

  Robson Ranch residents will soon have a new place to get creative with the expansion of the Creative Arts Center. Construction has been ongoing since early spring. “Currently, demolition, electrical work and framing are almost complete,” said Jack Sarsam, Senior Vice President of Operations, Robson Communities, Inc. “Additional ventilation is being added in the…

Paint, Roll, Print, Repeat

Nancy Friedman Artists JoAnn Bunyea and Kathy Arend, both members of the Fine Arts Guild, introduced Monoprinting to members and RR neighbors. Monoprinting has a matrix that can be reused, but not to produce an identical result. The matrix which may be lines and textures persist from print to print, but variations are confined to…