Tag: art

Artists Who Aspire to Inspire

"I Nita Help" Nita Metzbower to the rescue

Linda Shanahan Anita Metzbower, she’s a real rock star Need some help? You needn’t look far Botched your piece? You’re not alone She’ll help you solder or set a stone You’ll always find her in the shop You ask for help; She’ll always stop She loves lost wax and silver, too But most of all…

Desert Artists Club News

Featured DAC artist Branka Grgurovic

Sue Sindelar As all Sun Lakes clubs continue to take a safety break from our regular meetings and gatherings, Desert Artists Club members have prime time to create wonderful artworks to share at our next “Share Your Art” exhibit. We had such a wonderful display of art and a great time visiting and sharing techniques…

Art at the Lakes 2020 March 7

Art at the Lakes

Diane Hitt Come one, come all to the largest art show fundraiser in Sun Lakes — Art at the Lakes 2020. You’ve read about it for months. Now is your chance to enjoy the Sun Lakes art scene around a beautiful lake. The show is Saturday, March 7, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. with…

Variety Is the Spice of “Art at the Lakes”

Diane Hitt Need jewelry for a new outfit, occasion, or gift? There will be hundreds of pieces for sale from which to choose. There is a variety, including hand-polished stone wrapped with wire; leather bracelets with pearls or stones; and necklaces, bracelets, and earrings with any stone imaginable, and some artists will let you order…

Desert Artists Club News

Sue Sindelar The DAC began the 2020 new year with a room full of diverse and fun artists. It was great seeing some of our winter members again in January. The DAC creativity was alive and well. For those of you who are new to Sun Lakes (or not) and would like to join our…

Personalized Painting Instruction

Margaret Crusoe Have you ever wanted to learn to paint with acrylic paints? This could be your opportunity to try them out. I have over 20 years of teaching experience, with a bachelor’s degree in Art Education. My paintings have sold in open air art markets and other venues. The cost is $120 (non-refundable) for…

Art at the Lakes 2020

Diane Hitt Artists! This is the last month to apply to show your artwork at the 2020 show. We had the largest crowd ever last year. We are now receiving applications for artists to participate in the show. Applications must be returned by Jan. 31, 2020. Applications are available in the Cottonwood and IronOaks Art…

Desert Artists Club in 2020

Member Howard Lundgren working on an acrylic painting

Sue Sindelar Well, what better way to start a new year than with a great resolution: “Attend the Tuesday afternoon DAC gatherings with a great group of friendly and talented members and begin painting again or finish some of those paintings you have started.” This is one resolution that will give your artistic life a…