Art Association 8-1-2019

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Volunteers Needed

The Art Association needs to fill some vacant positions on the Board. We need a recording secretary for our board meetings to prepare minutes. Its an easy job that takes little time. We need a publicity director who can interface with the media and prepare advertising materials for our events. We need a volunteer greeter who welcomes people to our events. We need a trip director to organize trips to museums and other sites of interest. If you think you could help the OAA in any of these areas, call Philip Wilkinson at 707 529-4587 or email at docsevo@me.com

Art in the OVA Offices

If you have been in the OVA Offices lately you saw many new paintings and photos on the previously bare walls. Thanks to donations of works from Oakmont photographers, artists and residents, we have filled the available spaces and made the offices brighter and more interesting. We thank Kevin Hubred and the staff for their enthusiasm and acceptance of this project that allows some of our resident artists to show their work.

2-Day Encaustic Play with Cat Kaufman

September 14 & 15, 2019, Art Room, CAC

10-3:30 pm with break for lunch

$160 (includes all materials) Sign up or get more info from Dan Fishman. dfishman@pacbell.net

Demonstration, Friday, September 13, 6:30-8:00pm, West Rec

Two days to play with encaustic wax and the many ways that make mixed media wax art so much fun including; collage, wax impressions, tissue paper immersion, wax carving, glue burning, oil stick color, opaque waxes, embedding skeleton leaves, collage imaging, print transfers, ink abstracts, flocked paper, waxed tea bags, 3D wax relief, adding objects…and more! You will leave class with 2-3 finished pieces on wood panels, ready to hang. I provide all materials, but you are also welcome to bring papers to incorporate and share such as old letters, book pages, dry tea bags, collage papers, and small objects.

CAT KAUFMAN Cat Kaufman is a mixed media artist and teacher with a studio in the SOFA Arts District of Santa Rosa, CA. She has a BA in Teaching and a MPA in Administration and has been a full-time artist since 2008. She teaches classes in Assemblage, Encaustic, Collage, Wire Masks, and Plaster. Her work can be seen in her studio at 312 South A St, Santa Rosa, many arts centers in Sonoma County and open studio events including Sonoma County Art Trails and SOFA Artwalk. Previous shows include; Art Basel Miami, Marin MOCA, Mendocino Art Center, Sebastopol Center for the Arts, Sonoma County Museum, Graton Arts Center, Healdsburg Center for the Arts, Art Works Downtown – San Rafael, San Rafael Museum of Propaganda, Cloverdale Arts Gallery, Occidental Center for the Arts, and Art Folk Gallery in San Francisco. www.catkaufman.com

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