Tag: PC Art Club

Thanks for contributing

Sherri Heitz There is only so much room to acknowledge all of those who have contributed to the club’s success over the years—Al Rose, Louis Galvao, Shirley Smith (still contributing quietly and with no desired fanfare—sorry Shirley), Gil Kreuger, Jack Hampton, Judy Stough, Marianne Graff, Diane Greeneich, Gretchen Olberding and so many more. I wish…

Attn: Must read news from the Art Club

Sherri Heitz Are you new to PebbleCreek? Are you interested in learning to paint or draw? Do you already paint in any medium? What about photography or abstract art? How about advanced classes in oil, pastels, colored pencil, or watercolor? So far we have no one to teach classes in photography—for photographing your own pictures…

Art Club members’ choice

Sherri Heitz wins first place for her colored pencil portrait.

Sherri Heitz Gretchen Olberding, president of the PebbleCreek Art Club, issued a challenge to all members attending the September meeting to bring one piece of art he/she created over the summer. There were 21 different and beautiful pieces of art showing the diversity and enormous talent of our community of artists here in PebbleCreek. Those…

Arizona Pastel Artists’ Spring Exhibition

Sharon Adamy

Sherri Heitz Sharon Adamy won Best of Show in the spring 2014 Juried Spring Exhibition held April 18 to 30 at the Sedona Arts Center. Her painting entitled Twilight on the Seine was one of 75 accepted entries out of the 135 images entered. The Judge was Leslie B. DeMille who has been an instructor at…

PebbleCreek Art Club highlights

Elizabeth McCarthy, The Apple River

Sherri VanSchaick Visitors attending the 2014 PC Art Club’s Meet the Artists Fine Art Show and Sale selected Elizabeth McCarthy’s pastel The Apple River as The People’s Choice. Sherri VanSchaick’s colored pencil The Yin and the Yang of It and Sharon Adamy’s pastel Paris Street Scene were second and third respectively. The People’s Choice Award Committee members Charlene…

Art Club news

Sherri Heitz Sherri Vanschaik was asked to be a judge for the Buckeye Elementary School District’s third annual All District Art Show which was held on May 7. The show featured hundreds of pieces of students’ work from grades K through 8. Part of the mission of the West Valley Art Council is to connect…

Artist of the Month – September 2014

Gale Baldasare

Linda Strauss-Lewis What’s that sound I hear? A short, tinkling burst of laughter? There it goes again and again! Gale Baldasare must be nearby! No one brings more spontaneous joy to a room than Gale! The PC Art Club has named Gale as its September Artist of the Month and just writing about her makes…