Tag: crafting

Ceramics & Pottery Club Has Amazing Monitors

Diane Williams A special thank you goes out to our dedicated Ceramics & Pottery Club monitors for volunteering so much of their time to keep the studio open for so many hours during the last three months. As all clubs know, without monitors the studios could not operate, therefore, we want to give a huge…

Spring Craft Fair-Bound

Diana Oleson The Needle Crafters have been busy making crochet and knitted items for the Robson Ranch Spring Craft Fair. We have some fun bags for the holidays. We hope to see everyone at the fair in the Hermosa Ballroom on March 12 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.! We have also started knitting lessons for…

Spring Arts & Crafts Show and Sale March 12

Fused glass

Diane Williams The Robson Ranch Spring Arts & Craft Show and Sale will be held on March 12 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Hermosa Ballroom and features Robson’s finest artists and crafters. This event is open to the public, and admission is free. This is a great opportunity to find that one-of-a-kind…

Art at the Lakes 2022

Diane Hitt Attention artists! This is the last month to apply to show your artwork at the 2022 show. We have big crowds, great artwork, and a big raffle. We are now receiving applications for artists to participate in the show, which must be returned by Jan. 31, 2022. Applications are available in the Cottonwood and…

Robson Ranch Papercrafting Club Member Profile: Pam Dunfee

Pam Dunfee in her home craft room

Jaine Toth Pam Dunfee’s journey into papercrafting began with a desire to organize photographs while recuperating from a bout with cancer. Rather than just sticking them into an album, she decided to create an artistic scrapbook. The project ended up taking a couple of years. She purchased how-to books that also included sample layouts and…

Pottery/Ceramics Club Now Open

Carol Breen, Reporter Welcome back potters. The studio has been cleaned, spray sanitizer is available for cleaning each pottery station, and we’re just waiting for your arrival. The monitor on duty will sign you in and out and be readily available to answer any questions. Watch the announcements for orientation classes to be scheduled in…

Join the Needle Crafters

Diana Oleson Happy Fourth of July! In May’s Spry Living there was an article titled “Knit Away Anxiety.” It stated that knitting is therapeutic because of the repetitive movements, which is relaxing. Some research has shown that online global sales of knitting and crocheting kits increased by more than 75% at the onset of the…

Paper Crafting Six Feet Apart

Pam Costner The Papercrafters were so happy to have the Creative Arts Center back, available to let their creative juices flow and have the ability to be socially safe. Thursdays from 12:30 to 5 p.m. is the scheduled open work time for the Papercrafters. With the summer heat, it is a great way to stay…