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Art Club news

Sharon Eade April in Paris and Springtime in the Rockies are just two songs raising the beauty that spring brings throughout the world. We are so blessed here in Arizona as our desert flowers take on a majesty and beauty that can stand up to tropical flowers, roses, et al. It is with awe that we…

March Art Club news

Virgil Baker proudly displays his painting from our ‘Clouds’ class taught by Art Norby.

Sharon Eade Hard to believe March is here already. Seems like such a short time ago we were having frost delays on the golf course and the holidays were in full swing. But looking back at all the activities our Art Club has had, we certainly filled up these last few months. Having the ability…

Join the fun with polymer clay in SunBird

Jewelry made from chalk on polymer

For those looking for a new activity that’s fun, easy and inexpensive, stop by the Hopi Room at SunBird on the third Saturday of the month and check out the non-profit Arizona Polymer Clay Guild (AZPCG), an artists’ collective that “encourages self-expression through polymer clay.” Judith Phillips of SunBird is a long-time member of AZPCG…

Art Club

Sharon Eade January is such an interesting month. Holidays are over and seemingly we get back into a routine again. It also seems most of us look to bettering ourselves in any number of ways. For the Art Club, our January resolution was to expand our artistic skill levels and try new methods and/or mediums,…

January Art Club notice

Sharon Eade December is always a busy month filled with music, parties, good eats, good friends and family and a very long to do list! Our Art Club was no exception. We began the month with members driving to Carefree for the Hidden in the Hills Art Tour where we not only were able to…

Art Club welcomes all

Sharon Eade With November comes a flurry of activity in SunBird and the Art Club is no exception! As more and more members return, the anticipation of another season of opportunity to learn and grow together is building. This year we have a new challenge and have lined up classes being taught by renowned artists…

October Art Club news

Sharon Eade As the heat of summer moderates, snowbirds and residents alike begin getting excited as we all gather together again and the events and activities heat up. This season our Art Club is looking forward to more classes by renowned artists throughout the valley and of course, our annual Challenge, which this year is…

Art at the Lakes Show

Jill Curcio Bring the family and come have lunch with your local Sun Lakes firemen and support the Firemen’s Relief Fund. Enjoy beautiful works of art! No admission fee! Art at the Lakes Show and Sale will be held on Saturday, March 7 from 9:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. The art show is a community outreach sponsored…

Cottonwood Clay Sculpture Class

Evelyn Shea The Cottonwood Clay Sculpture Class has enjoyed presenting several artists, their artwork and careers. These presentations have been interesting, educational and entertaining. As we have received many requests for more guest speakers, a member of our class, Deborah Silvas, who has just returned from a photographer’s journey through South Africa and Amsterdam, has…

Cottonwood Clay Sculpture class

Evelyn Shea The Cottonwood Clay Sculpture class welcomed two new artists last month, photographer Deborah Silvas, who has creatively captured her travels around the world; and Sara Allen, mixed media artist. Both are well known in the East Valley. Deborah has exhibited her photography and other artwork nationally. Their enthusiasm for our class has piqued…