Another great day of art, this time at Depot Park. The air was fresh, the sky was blue, and the artists gathered to enjoy the day and paint the scenes to be found in the park.
Members of the Sanford Brush & Palette Club had a great time at the Lee Regional Fair.
Our May program featured a demo by artist and member, Sandy Scott. A pioneer in the world of alcohol inks, Sandy introduced us to working with inks on canvas. We are loving it!
The month of April saw the artwork of more than 30 Sanford Brush & Palette Club members featured at the Campbell House Galleries in Southern Pines. The exhibition was called “55 Years of Art” in honor of the club’s 55th anniversary and provided a glimpse of the sparkling creativity that visitors to the upcoming Annual Art Show in October will find.
Jeannine Reese and Everett Cox were among the many folks at Streetfest in downtown Sanford this weekend. Both volunteered to work with visitors on mini-art projects. It was a fun experience!
The SBPC kicked off our Spring season with a meeting on March 23rd. Our program featured artist, Sandra Lett, and the art of acrylic pouring. Members and guests listened intently as Sandra explained about paints and pouring medium. Following her demonstration, many tried their hand at creating their own masterpieces.
The SBPC held its first meeting on January 26th at VFW Post 5631. Newly elected president, Everett Cox, updated the membership on our upcoming events this spring. Following the meeting, Emily Thompson gave a demonstration on some of the basics that many artists struggle with – value studies and perspective. Triangles and circles and squares, oh my!
Planning to participate in the SBPC Plein Air Paint-Out? Here are some ideas of things to bring along to make sure you are outstanding in your field…