Anne Watts, vocalist, pianist and all-around musician from the band Boister, visited with us on an April morning to talk about 447, a local live entertainment venue. With her was Steven Von den Bosch, owner of the business.
Sue Lester's watercolors are on exhibit at the Hunt Insurance Company windows on Race Street for the Month of March.
In February, we saw Lust for Life, the full length feature film about Van Gogh's life. It stars Kirk Douglas and Anthony Quinn.
Paul Winters will be teaching Fused Glass Experience at the Dorchester Center for the Arts in Cambridge starting March 30. Jeanne Ewell will teach Watercolor Boot Camp starting April 2 and Watercolor Tricks and Techniques starting May 7.
We mourn the passing of Jeanne Pinault: loyal member, dear friend, talented artist, kind human being, bright mentally, and industrious worker. We are all better for having known her. 3..28.2016
Look at what we've already done in 2016--and it's only April! Next week we hope to hear from Anne Watts about what's happening at 447 on Race Street in Cambridge. We'll be having another roundtable in which we will discuss making the most of your shows and showings. We've more speakers on our schedule and we are starting to plan for our 6-week year end show and sale.
You can drop in on us at Creek Deli in Cambridge, Maryland, on most Wednesday mornings at 8 a.m. Or, you can send an e-mail to email@example.com or you can call 410.463.0148, or you can simply go to Contact Us.
The Cambridge Women's Club invited us to address their January meeting. The topic was The Role of Art in the Development of Cambridge.
In January, some of us assembled at the home of a member to see Modigliani (the movie). It was an intriguing look at the artist's life and his struggles. He was a driven individual as was Picasso, fostering an intense, life-long competitive relationship.
Lisa Skibenes visited with us in March to talk about and show her mosaic creations. They included jewelry, wall hangings, birdhouses and more. She's full of ideas and certainly has the skills for this art. Just look at the one in this picture!
In January, we have had our first speaker of the year. Multi-talented Kathi Ferguson came to talk about they way she blends her love for the written word with her painting and drawing skills. She's just completed a piece for What's Up Eastern Shore about the Dorchester Center for the Arts.
Our member, Ted Mueller, gave a spell-binding presentation on his recent trip to Cuba. His observations coupled with his fascinating photography taught us a lot about this country and the impact of Communism on its development, economy, and protocols.
And we are back filling the front window of the Dorchester Center for the Arts with interesting displays. The heating blowers bring this window to life by moving the crepe paper streamers.
On February 10, Jill Jasuta visited with us. She's a creative photographer who is anxious to try new things. Her adventuresome attitude has led her to many interesting and challenging projects.
And here is the February window at the Dorchester Center for the Arts. It highlights the upcoming classes and seminars of Chris Carter, an extraordinary artist.
On February 24, we had a roundtable discussion about pricing one's art. And on March 30, we talked about making the most of on
Dave Grafton, talented artist and teacher and juror, came to see us in April. He talked about the process of being a juror for art shows and gave us lots of good information for submitting our work to juried shows. Priceless hints and ideas.
Come join us if ......
...you love art, or
...you have a lot of education and/or experience in art, or
...you have no art education and/or have never produced a piece of art in your life. or
...you are a self-taught artist, or
...you'd like to make art but don't know where to begin, or
...you don't want to make art but would like to be a part of a fun, active organization.
We look forward to putting on more shows , finding more places to exhibit, enjoying more speakers, holding more seminars, and having more fun (if that's possible) in 2016 .
2015 was a pretty spectacular year. Try"mousing over" Looking Back (above) then sliding to 2015 and clicking.
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