Tag: art

Find your inner creativity

Jenni Long SaddleBrooke Fine Arts Guild is again offering many interesting art classes this fall to inspire your creativity. Classes will be taught by experienced, friendly teachers right here in SaddleBrooke and most are open to any skill level. Those classes geared to intermediate and advanced students are clearly stated in the class description. Now…

Artist of the Month

Dolores Root examines a few of the notecards she’s created featuring some of her award-winning photographs.

LaVerne Kyriss Dolores Root has been taking photographs since she was 20. “I love landscapes, animals, churches and architectural features. Sunsets, the moon rising, botanical gardens are all attractive places. I love to explore beautiful places and enjoy the challenge of photographing them in a way that others will appreciate,” she explained. Root got her…

Fine Arts Guild Art Show October 29, 2016

Harriet Hason at work in her studio

Jenni Long Mark your calendars for The SaddleBrooke Fine Arts Guild Fall Art Show coming to The MountainView Clubhouse on MountainView Boulevard in SaddleBrooke on Saturday, October 29, 2016, from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. and Sunday, October 30, 2016, from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Incredible artwork will be for sale by our talented…

SaddleBrooke Artisans fall Arts and Craft Fair

Eve Fly Fall is upon us, and that means all the art shows and fairs will begin. The SaddleBrooke Artisan Fair will be held Saturday, November 5. So save the date to see over 100 SaddleBrooke Artists show and sell their creations. Our show has been described as a show of Talent, Texture and Diversity,…

Artist of the Month

Karen Warner pauses in her studio with an in-progress portrait.

Art: Explorations of the Soul LaVerne Kyriss Like many artists, Karen Warner has always been interested in art. She has always drawn, took some classes in high school and even took pottery in college. “I wanted to pursue an art career,” she smiled and said, “but life got in the way.” Putting her practical art…

Spotlight on Arts and Crafts Fair artisan

Some of Claudia’s birdhouses

Barbara Johnson I first met Claudia Enea at the SaddleBrooke Tennis Center. I knew she played tennis because of the many tennis social events she attended. What I didn’t know was that she had a hidden talent, which definitely is not hidden from many SaddleBrooke residents. Claudia and her husband Joe moved to SaddleBrooke 21…

Save the Date for The Art Show

Photo by Jim Morris

Have you been wondering when the next SaddleBrooke Fine Arts Guild show will be? Well, stop wondering and write this on your calendar! The fall/winter SaddleBrooke Fine Arts Guild show will be held on October 29 and 30, 2016 in the MountainView Country Club Ballroom area. Saturday hours will be 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.…

Oil painting classes for everyone

Midge (left) and Cheryl enjoyed creating these oil paintings.

Cheryl Fay We have many things to choose from here in SaddleBrooke, but one of my best decisions was to sign up for Wanda Tucker’s oil painting class. What a great choice that was. Everyone in the class from beginner to advanced was supportive, friendly and just plain fun. And a bonus was that I…