Such great camaraderie with joy and spirit pouring forth with Joye Moon. This fabulous two day workshop was an inspiration to all.
The Tres Pintores (Steve Piepmeier, Greg Hill and Don Novakowski) had an incredible outing and learning experience on February’s plein air trip to the Tumacacori mission.
The Art Club meeting with guest artist Jim Petty on the color Red in paintings was a great and exciting talk. The discussion ranged from the skill of drawing to painting with confidence with a loaded brush. The power of red is
Members traveled to Empire Ranch where they found western scenery under a sunny Arizona sky. Plein Air trips are fun, challenging and rewarding no matter what medium you choose.
On 9/23 Debbie O’Rourke gave a presentation at the member meeting to help members with preparing to sell their artwork. If you missed it, here are Debbie’s notes from her very informative talk. should-i-sell-my-art-and-if-so-how-do-i-do-it-1
Show & Tell turned into a moment of camaraderie. Everyone had some work to show and stories to share about their creative process. As we mixed our stories like a palette of colors the meeting took on the feeling of being at an “Opening”.
April’s member meeting celebrated teachers and painting classes. Students of all levels presented pieces they made during the wide variety of classes taken this year at the CATC.
The new Freestyle Drawing Group is having fun with colored pencil projects.
The Joye Moon Workshop in March was an exciting adventure into all new watercolor techniques with color, discovery and fun.
The Quail Creek Fine Arts Painting Club would like to recognize and remember our most famous member, Laurence “Lonny” Sisson. After a long battle with cancer, Lonny recently passed away at his home in Albuquerque with his beloved wife Judy