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No member meeting in December! See you January 10th!

NO DECEMBER Member Meeting
Enjoy the Holidays!
Check out the Art Links below for art inspiration.
Art Web Links for December for art inspiration

Check out Cloth Paper Scissors website for an treasure trove of inspiration:  blog, mixed media, tools and resources and more!  http://www.clothpaperscissors.com/blog/

Zentangle Snowman: http://www.clothpaperscissors.com/blog/a-doodle-december-snowman-idea/

How to create a mixed media landscape:http://www.clothpaperscissors.com/blog/zen-doodle-tutorial-mixed-media-landscape/

Join us on January 10, 2018
Artist Social Activity
Art Swap
Mini Art Show

5:30 pm Meet & Greet
Activity begins at 6:00 pm
Great Frame Up
(430 Main St. Longmont)

Kumihimo, Japanese Braiding with Rhonda Crosman.
All supplies will be provided, by Rhonda and you will learn the process, set it up and take it home to finish.

Please bring a recent piece of artwork for a Mini Art Show (1 / person)
a snack to share & good quality, useable art supplies you wish to Art Swap.

Members need to bring the following:

1. Scissors to cut yarn. Paper and writing tool to take notes.
2. Art materials in good condition to swap.
3. A recent art piece for the Mini – Art Show 1/person
4. A small snack to share is appreciated,

February Member Meeting! Artist Social, Mini Show, Art Swap Wed, 2/8

 Great Frame Up
(430 Main St. Longmont)
This month, we are having an “Artist Social”.  Activities, include the following:
Starting at 6:30 PM
Meet & Mingle – small snack appreciated.
Mini Art Show – Bring 1 piece of art (any size) for the exhibit you recently created & vote for the best.  $10 Gift Card Awarded, for best of show!
Art Swap – Time to clean out your studio and art supply closets.  Bring in art stuff to give, and take something home too!  Ideas:  Useable art supplies, papers, books & magazines, tools, frames, etc. place on available tables in hallway.  Please check the area before you leave to take back anything left over.
Starting at 7:00 PM
 Activity – Color Pencil drawing 
We will be practicing our color pencil drawing with a wrapped piece of candy,
introduction by Susan Steven.
Please bring your own:  color pencils, eraser & sharpener, sketch book or paper with support. Wrapped hard candy will be provided.
Raffle, place your name in pot for a chance to win a prize.
Coming next…
Save the Date the next “Artist Social” will be April 12, Doodles & Zentangles,
introduction by Lynn Diagnault.
Suggestions for future activities, and raffle prize donations? Please email Nancy.


Susan Steven is an art teacher for the St. Vrain Valley Schools and our current LAG President.  She works in several art mediums, including colored pencils, and has won many awards in local art shows. Susan will give a quick colored pencil introduction, February 8th, to start us off on our still life of a wrapped piece of candy.
 If you are interested in exploring colored pencils in greater detail, you can register for her Colored Pencils:  Fabulous Flowers workshop, to be held at her home studio on Saturday, Feb. 18, 10 – 2.  Please contact Nan Sanford to register for the workshop, nanci.evans980@gmail.com