Tag: PC Art Club

Art Club Artist of the Year: Diane Walenda

Charlene Romanos Diane Walenda is no newcomer to the art scene here in PebbleCreek, but her style of painting evolved after many years of studying with numerous professional artists in various classes and workshops. Diane was born in Elmhurst, Ill., where she lived most of her life. Diane met her husband Bill in high school, and…

Fall Art Show

"Look Again" by Charlene Amelia Romanos, People's Choice winner in Spring 2020 Show

Charlene Romanos The PC Art Club is constantly looking to bring interest, fun, and excitement to their annual Art Shows, not only for the club’s artists, but also for the members of our community who attend the shows regularly. The rules for those submitting work are very clear and require all art to be created…

PC Art Club Spring Show Announced

Charlene Romanos The PC Art Club holds two gallery-styled art shows each year, events designed to showcase the creative work of over 200 members living in the PC community. The shows not only provide encouragement and support of the artist’s work but also introduce and expose residents to the art world in PebbleCreek. In previous…

PC Art Club members display at Goodyear Library

Daydreaming People’s Choice award winner by Terry Goldring.

Charlene Romanos Congratulations to Terry Goldring, who received the People’s Choice Award for her painting Daydreaming at the current Goodyear Arts & Culture Commission’s Doorways and Windows exhibit at the Goodyear Library. Nine other PebbleCreek Art Club (PCAC) artists were accepted into the show and have their work displayed at the library. David Day, Hilary Fiscus,…

Meet five of our current acrylic paint exhibitors

Masked Beauty by Cheryl Tiffany.

Linda Strauss-Lewis This fourth article in the PC Art Club’s “Acrylic Painting Versatility” series highlights five of the artists in our summer exhibition. These and many other pieces are all showcased in two windows in the Creative Arts Center. Stop in to visit. The acrylic exhibit will be on display through the end of September.…

Take a cool stroll through the acrylic art displays at the Creative Arts Center

Linda Strauss-Lewis Did you know that since their inception, acrylic paints have been considered the poor relation of oil paints? Old masters certainly didn’t use them. Even traditional, contemporary painters “pooh-pooh” their virtues when compared to the creamy, velvetiness of oil paints. Well, move over oils! There’s a new sheriff in town, but not for…

PC Art Club holds first Plein Air event

Charlene Romanos Sylvia Armstrong, newly elected Vice President of the PebbleCreek Art Club, invited club artists to leave the four walls of their studios behind and skip an “open studio” setting to experience painting and drawing out in the open air. Commonly called “Plein Air,” the phrase is borrowed from the French meaning “open air”…

PebbleCreek Art Club announces new officers

The PebbleCreek Art Club announced the new slate of officers for 2019-2020, at their annual meeting on November 29, 2018. Betty Jean Kennedy will be taking over for outgoing President, Charlene Romanos and Sylvia Armstrong is the new Vice President replacing Jym Snyder. The current Vice Presidents of Education, Carol Jones and Louis Stifter, will…

2018 Art Walk a big success

Charlene Romanos The PebbleCreek Art Club’s annual fall show was another fantastic art event. Art Walk 2018 on Sunday, November 18 was attended by over 400 guests who enjoyed a glass of wine while they viewed 113 pieces of fine art and shared a delightful afternoon with the many artists and art lovers who live…