This morning I received the sad news that one of our own, Paula Gold, passed away last month. Our thoughts and prayers go out to her family. You may read her obituary here. Maybe she rest in peace. Gaye
Yesterday was a perfect day for plein air! Here are some of us who were painting at Mission San Jose in San Antonio. Stay tuned for the finished paintings!
Many thanks to Sharon Wylie for taking and sharing her photos from the day!
You probably all get these posts but, just in case, I am sending this one. It's really good! And it WILL cool off and we WILL paint together again!!! Gaye
Art in Your Community: Be a doer not a waiter -- support your local art community
by Brian Sherwin
I've noticed a common complaint among artists no matter where they live -- that being, the lack of community art programs and area opportunities for artists. I always end up asking a variant of, "What have you done to support your local art community outside of creating art?" or "Have you done anything to help get your art community off the ground?" when faced with these complaints. The responses are alarmingly similar in that the majority of artists tend to make excuses about why they have not supported their local art community OR have done nothing to establish an art community within their area if one does not exist. [...]
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