Tag: art

Meet Janet Buckingham—Artist of the Month

Janet’s love of design and color drew her to the beauty industry at an early age. Her talent in these areas quickly led to winning numerous design composition and color competitions in her industry. As her reputation grew, she opened her own successful salon in northeast Ohio where she continued to hone her expertise in…

It’s time! The sale we’ve all been waiting for

Opal art glass sushi dishes by artist Tracy Hetrick.

Rebecca McKinney It’s time for the sale we’ve all been waiting for! The annual Robson Ranch Arts and Crafts Fall Show and Sale in the beautiful Hermosa Ballroom will be held on Saturday, Nov. 16, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. It’s a tradition. Come out and support our creative clubs, resident artists, and crafters. They have…

Meet Doreen Beers, Artist of the Month

Doreen Beers

Nancy Friedman Doreen and her husband moved all the way from Chandler into a villa to downsize and decrease the maintenance required of their larger home. The multitude of classes here really got her excited, so last September, Doreen was glad to retire from a very physical job with too many hours, not to mention a…

Attitude and exercise: tools of the game

Nancy Friedman One might think I am talking about pickleball, golf, tennis, or even a weight loss program, but no, I am talking about art. Some examples of these can be seen in the September demonstration classes by Nils Johnson and Kathy Arend. One of Nils’ requested requirements for his class on “Abstract, Landscape, Acrylics,…

Experience the arts November 9

Susan Hudson On Nov. 9, the Painters, Gourd Group, and Pottery Club will be joining together to host an open house andsale at the Creative Arts Center. We will answer questions about our art ,as well as have many items displayed and available for sale. The event will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in…

Artist of the Month: Meet Bob Smith

Bob Smith, Artist of the Month

Nancy Friedman Bob is an oil painter who started painting nine years ago while still working as a vice president of a major furniture company where he was responsible for the recliner division. He enrolled in weekend adult classes given in oil painting at a high school in Pennsylvania where he took eight classes. When…

Stained Glass Fun this summer

The Weather is heating up and six of our adventurous residents decided in May to take advantage of the beautiful air-conditioned stained-glass studio and put their talents to good use. They participated in the May two-day beginner class and made a fun stained-glass tulip stake for a pot on their patio or for a special…