Fluvanna Art Association

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September 2015 Meeting: Plein Air with Stephen Doherty

September Meeting: This month’s Fluvanna Art Association meeting will be held on Friday, September 11th at the Fluvanna County Library from 9:30am to 12 noon. Please join us as we welcome special guest speaker Stephen Doherty, the editor of PleinAir Magazine, who will share with us his love of painting in the great outdoors. If […]
September 3rd, 2015

August 2015 Meeting: Painting Shadows

The next FAA Meeting will be August 14th @ 9:30am at the Fluvanna Public Library. Troy Weidenheimer will be presenting a workshop on “Painting Shadows”. A big thank you goes out to Teri Landow for showing us Mandala making in our last meeting. Painting Shadows: A Hands-on Workshop for All Artists Overview: For beginning through […]
August 7th, 2015
Art by Theresa Landow

July 2015 Meeting: Mandalas, Easier Than You Think

The July FAA meeting will be held on 7/10/15 at the Fluvanna County Library from 9:30 – 12:00, and is a workshop with artist Teri Landow entitled “Mandalas, Easier than You Think”. To view a sample of Teri’s work please visit her website. Mandala, a Sanskrit word loosely meaning “circle”, is a Hindu or Buddhist […]
June 30th, 2015
Art by Sara Gondwe

June 2015 Meeting: Mixed Media Presentation

The FAA’s thanks goes out to Sara Gondwe and Page Gifford, who gave a very informative and entertaining presentation on mixed media. Page opened the meeting by defining the term “mixed media” and introducing a representative selection of artists’ works through a variety of books. She also displayed a sample card showing some of the […]
June 30th, 2015

May 2015 Workshop: “Painting Sand & Surf” with Troy Weidenheimer

Our next meeting is scheduled for May 8, 2015 at the Fluvanna County Library from 9:30 – 12:00. Troy Weidenheimer will be presenting a workshop on “Painting Sand & Surf”. If you have some seascape artwork that you would like critiqued, please bring it along. Please see the following overview for suggested supplies and more […]
May 3rd, 2015

April 2015 Meeting: “The 5 Minute Portrait”

The April FAA meeting will be held on 4/10/15 at the Fluvanna County Library from 9:30 – 12:00, and is a workshop with artist Leah Olivier entitled “The 5 Minute Portrait”. To view a sample of Leah’s work please visit her website. Five Minute Portrait Class Description The five minute portrait is a very valuable […]
March 28th, 2015

March 2015 Meeting

The FAA would like to extend our thanks to our President, Susan Lang, for her demonstration on proper framing procedures for canvas boards and stretched canvases. From offsets to d-rings to plastic-coated wire, we learned about the hardware and tools required to create a professional looking finish for the backs of paintings on canvas. The […]
March 13th, 2015

February 2015 Meeting: Painting Faces, Part 1

The February 2015 meeting will be held on Friday, February 13th at 9:30a.m. in the Fluvanna County Public Library. Troy Weidenheimer will present Part 1 of his new workshop on Painting Faces. Please read the overview he has provided below for detailed information on necessary materials and what to expect during this workshop. OVERVIEW In […]
January 31st, 2015

January Meeting and 2015 Schedule

Our next meeting will be held on January 9th from 9:30 – 12:00 at the Fluvanna County Library. We will be doing critiques and unveiling the new FAA web site. Please bring artwork for a critique, or “your favorite artist and why?” If you have not yet paid your membership dues, you may do so […]
January 5th, 2015
Art by Susan Lang

December Meeting and Pot Luck Brunch

Hi FAA Fans, The Peoples’ Choice show is now on display at the library and will remain there until December 22nd. This is a must-see show. Photos of the winners in each category can be viewed by clicking on the People’s Choice 2014 link under the “Shows” tab on the menu bar. December Meeting: December […]
November 24th, 2014
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