Tag: art

Shop for unique gifts at Oracle Holiday Market

Slip Trailed Dog, high-fired stoneware by Susie Cochran

Val Bembenek Now in its eighth year and well-known for offering distinctive creations by Oracle artists and artisans, the Holiday Gifts and Art Market is open Wednesday through Sunday in December. This year, 12 artists have set up at 35 W. American Avenue, a white cottage just west of St. Helen Church. It’s open 10:00…

Pink Door Gallery to host artists’ reception

Esther Rogoway The Pink Door Gallery and Studio will be having a reception for George C. Penaloza, a wonderful ceramicist, and Beth Ray, a well-known plein air artist on January 10 from 1:00 to 5:00 p.m. at 201 N. Court Avenue in Tucson. George C. Penaloza is a wonderful ceramicist with the most unusual work.…

Pottery club members reach out to Oracle students

Harriet Hason What does pottery have to do with the global economy? It’s all about creativity, innovation, problem solving and ingenuity! This summer a team of SaddleBrooke Pottery Club members participated in a summer school program with over 40 students, grades four through seven, from the Mountain Vista School in Oracle. The workshop focused on…

Fall/early winter art classes gets underway

Kay Sullivan The SaddleBrooke Fine Arts Guild classes are underway. To register, print the registration form (big brown button at the top of the class’s page of the website) and mail it along with your check to the Guild Registrar according to the instructions. Please check the website for descriptions and supply lists: www.saddlebrookefinearts.org/classes. Classes…

Summer art classes have begun

Kay Sullivan Summer art classes have begun. Interested in trying some new types of art instruction? Ask your friends to join you in a class and check the SaddleBrooke Fine Arts Guild website at www.saddlebrookefinearts.org to obtain descriptions, supplies needed and cost. To register you must contact the instructor. These half day classes provide a great…

Artist of the Month – June 2014

Harry W. Huizinga As a member of a military family, Fred Flanagan traveled and lived in many places during his youth. He gained new experiences from living in several states in the U.S. and in foreign countries where he found new friendships and exciting places to visit. Fred enjoyed scouting out new areas and he…

Summer art classes return

Kay Sullivan By popular demand, members of the SaddleBrooke Fine Arts Guild will again offer several half day art classes throughout the summer months. This is a good time to try new things without making a month long commitment. Due to the preparation efforts to teach these classes, the fee will be $20 for three…