Tag: Art

March Art Club update

Sharon Eade One of the things I enjoy the most about the SunBird Art Club (besides actually painting) is the enthusiasm our club members share for learning new ways to express ourselves as we grow as artists. In February, we had the opportunity to have two accomplished artists in the valley conduct classes for us.…

Oil painting class

Join us for oil painting classes for beginners. Classes will be held on the first and third Wednesday of the month from 9:00 a.m. – noon, in the Art Room in Oakwood, Sun Lakes. If you have questions or would like more information about the classes, call Bob Kwait at 480-802-6986.

Art Club news

Sharon Eade Ahh, February is here, and with it we find the temperatures begin to get a bit warmer, and SunBird seems to be bustling with activities. January flew by for us as we welcomed 2017 with a fun party hosted by Irene Coatta and with the removal of our great Christmas display in the…

Art Club welcomes all

Sharon Eade Happy New Year to all. As many of us look to the New Year to better the quality of our lives, learning a new skill can bring so much enjoyment for years to come. Art can certainly fulfill that desire. If you have ever thought you would like to try your hand at…

Beginners’ watercolor class starting January 9, 2017

Displayed on the shelf above their heads are the first paintings done by new watercolor artists. Cindy Cisco on the far left had joined the class that day working on another project that isn’t pictured. To the right of Cindy are Jean Mitchel, Judy Ramberger, Sonia Sjurseth, Jean Pritchert and Carolyn Hanson.

Jean Anderson Last year was the first year of the beginners’ watercolor class taught by me, Jean Anderson, and it was so much fun. In my working life I’d developed a highly technical training programs and I wanted to use what I’d learned doing that to develop a beginning watercolor class. A wonderful group of…

Art Club notice

Sharon Eade So quickly the Christmas season is here and our Art Club members are once again planning for our Christmas display in the showcase located in the lobby. We want to remind you to pause and look at the fine works of our members while adding to your Christmas spirit. We will be displaying…

Calling all artists

Pat Merkle, Art at the Lakes Committee Applications are now being accepted for the 9th 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…

Art Club news

Sharon Eade As November arrives, SunBird is settling in to that wonderful pace of life that attracted us here. So many activities to choose from and so many great friends to share them with. The Art Club is a fine example of that. Creating and experiencing art is an innate quality I believe most of…

Sun Lakes Arts and Crafts Fall Show November 26

The Sun Lakes Arts and Crafts Association annual Fall Show will be held on Saturday, November 26 with over 70 venders showcasing their unique handmade crafts and art work. The show will take place at the Sun Lakes Country Club, 25601 N. Sun Lakes Blvd. from 9:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. Admission is free and open to…

SunBird Art Club news

Sharon Eade This month finds our numbers growing rapidly in SunBird. There is a sense of joy and excitement seeing our friends again and knowing we will have the opportunity to meet new ones. Our Art Club adds to that dimension by bringing new ways of expressing ourselves through art and gaining new skills that…