Tag: Fine Arts Guild

Using Acrylic Paints Like Watercolor

Nancy Friedman The first class of 2020 was Jan. 9. Sponsored by the Fine Arts Guild, it was presented by Mari Cicola on the topics of ‘Brushes and Their Strokes’ and ‘Techniques for Using Acrylics like Watercolors.’ Proceeds from this class will be donated to the Heart of Eloy. Mari started the class by demonstrating the strokes…

Fine Arts Guild Holds Open House

Nils Johnson demonstrate acrylic techniques.

Janet Buckingham, President The Fine Arts Guild at Robson Ranch held an Open House and Demonstration for the Robson community on Nov. 9. This was an effort to demonstrate art techniques being taught at the guild to encourage Robson Ranchers to find their inner artist by becoming members of the Art Guild.

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…

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,…

Scarves, wine bags, sharpies and alcohol

Ten artists gathered on June 11 for the Fine Arts Guild’s Hot Summer Afternoon of Fun to design scarves and wine bags using permanent sharpies and alcohol. The ladies had so much fun making scarves, and though very few wine bags were finished, class leader, JoAnn Bunyea, offered to return on another day to help…