Tag: art

Load your brushes, get ready, paint!

Nancy Friedman On January 18, 19 artists attended a watercolor class given by Paula Lambert and Melanie Douglas. First, Melanie explained the best type and density for watercolor paper, how to tell the correct side to use and finally the appropriate way to divide the paper by tearing rather than cutting. After explaining when painting…

Maxine’s November watercolor class recap

Maxine’s watercolor class

Terry Price A Southwest scene was the picture painted in Maxine’s November 30 watercolor class. Three of the class members were “first time taking a watercolor class.” They all did great! The class was held in the Gourd Room at the CAC from 9:00 to 4:00 with a lunch break. Class members were Jim Law,…

Calling all artists!

Pat Merkle, Art at the Lakes Committee Applications are now being accepted for the ninth annual “Art at the Lakes” art show. This show is open to all artists. Applications are available at the administration offices of Cottonwood/Palo Verde HOA at 25219 S. EJ Robson Blvd. on the corner of EJ Robson Blvd. and Riggs…

Art classes for the winter season

The following classes will be available to all residents of Robson Ranch for a $10 fee per class; however, by joining the Fine Arts Guild for $20, one of the first three classes will be free with supplies included. Sign-up for classes can be done at the Sport Center or by contacting any officer of…

Great art shows coming your way this Fall

Lots of art shows will be coming your way soon. Save these dates and visit some great art shows in our area. The Casa Grande Studio Tour featuring some Robson Ranch artists will be Saturday, November 12, from 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. You can start the tour at 1826 Ridgemont Place, just off of…

Stained Glass is ramping up for busy season

Kay Moore Ever thought about trying a stained glass project? Now is a good time to see if stained glass suits your creative side. As winter approaches more and more of the stained glass members return from their summer vacations and start new projects. They will be creating a myriad of new projects, everything from…

Watercolor class with Maxine Harrison

Maxine Harrison from Yuma will again teach the ninth fun and creative watercolor classes all day November 30 from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the Creative Arts Center. Bring a sack lunch. Mark your calendar, sign-up at the Sports Center and come if you always wanted to try watercolor painting or are a more…

Creative Arts Center Fall Show & Sale

Gourd Club – Hap Yoder – Kathy Roche

Agnes Wilson The biggest craft show of the year will take place on Saturday, November 19, 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the Robson Ranch Creative Arts Center located just outside the entry to Robson Ranch. Clubs participating in the sale and show are the Desert Woodcrafting Club, Material Girls, Ceramics and Pottery, Gourd Club,…

Back by popular demand: A fun morning of painting

The group gathered for the Fun Day of Acrylic Painting on Wednesday, November 16, will enjoy painting this picture.

Have you always wanted to try painting but didn’t want to invest in all the supplies needed to see if you would enjoy it? Or thought you didn’t have any artistic ability? Wednesday, November 16, at 9:00 a.m. is the time to find out for only $25 and three hours of your time. The Fine…