Welcome to the Euclid Art Association...
next monthly meeting of the Euclid Art
Association is Monday evening, November 3, 2014,
starting at 7:00pm. At this meeting we are
featuring the artwork of
Stuart M. Abbey.
Stuart will be talking about and demonstrating
“Watercolor Pencils and Adding Dimension to 2-D
Stuart is currently the president
of the Creative Artist Association in Mentor.
works primarily in watercolors but also ventures into
acrylics, gouache, pen and wash, and other media.
Stuart received his Bachelor of Science degree in Art
Studio in 1960 from Western Reserve University,
including two years at the Cleveland Institute of Art.
did post-graduate work in art education and art history
at Cleveland State University.
he studied watercolor painting throughout the United
States and in France.
is a retired newspaper journalist with 40+ years of
experience....now experiencing an even busier career as
an artist. Stuart is also a member of the Mentor
Community Arts Commission; The Paint Company, a
watercolor society in Kirtland;
member of Art Essence Cooperative Gallery in
associate member of the Ohio
Watercolor Society. Join us to see this very
accomplished artist demonstrate his work. The
meeting is held at the East Shore Church United
Methodist, 23002 Lakeshore Blvd., Euclid, OH 44123.
All are welcome and guests are asked for a $3.00
thanks to our October demonstrator,
Peggy Wertheim, a wearable surface design artist.
Over 25 people enjoyed her talk, displays and demo about
Batik, Shibori and Silk Painting. We learned a lot
about silk! And wouldn’t you just love to own one
of her beautiful silk scarves? Oh, you can!
Attend one of her upcoming holiday shows: Sunday,
October 26: B’nai Jeshurun Sisterhood 2nd Annual Holiday
Boutique at 27501 Fairmount Blvd, Pepper Pike, OH 44124,
noon to 4:00pm. Or, December 6 & 7 at the 27th
Annual ArtCraft HOLIDAY sale at The ArtCraft Building,
2570 Superior Ave, Cleveland, OH 44114, 10am - 7pm on
Saturday and 11am - 5pm on Sunday. (For more about
the meeting and pictures and to find out where Martha
Germano got that delicious pizza,
go to the Demonstration
first Fine Art Show of the 2014 - 2015 season is at Lake
Farmpark, 8800 Chardon Rd. (Rt. 6), Kirtland. The
show runs from September 17 through November 2, 2014.
We have over 70 entries! We would like to thank
Beth Florian and her staff at Lake Farmpark for helping
us make this a successful event. Fall is a great
time to visit Lake Farmpark. They have a lot of
interesting weekend activities and special events that
attract a lot of people. We hope you get a chance
to visit the park and see our show.
Congratulations to Eddie Mitchell for winning Best of
Show for 'Super Cindy', at right.
want to see who won?
Paintings on display
Art would like to thank the people at IngenuityFest
for the opportunity given us to participate in this
year's event and I would especially like to thank Dennis
McDonald, Ellen Howard, Rozenia Cunningham and David
Simmerer for all their help with the show.
Everybody had a great time and we had a chance to
introduce ourselves to many people who were unfamiliar
with Euclid Art.
Photos from the event...
Information: On Saturday, October 4, 2014, we
held our first workshop this season - David Rankin's
Sketching Recipe for Faces of all Kinds!".
was a big success and everyone raved about how much they
enjoyed David and his Fast Sketching Techniques — which
is also the name of his book available used or kindle
from Amazon. Thank You, David, for a great class!
David Rankin will be back on March 28, 2015 doing
a workshop for us on “Faces in Watercolor”.
David will provide us with two faces to draw on
watercolor paper in advance of the workshop. You
will learn a simplified procedure to create faces in
watercolor. Details are developing.....
on April 25, 2015 our workshop is "Layered
Cut Paper Portraits"
by Kerry Remp. Check out our Workshop webpage for
details. Also, see more of Kerry's Layered
Here is his latest layered portrait of the Beatles......
If you are
interested in either of these upcoming workshops, call
Sue Herrle (216) 481-5105 now to sign up.