MEETING February 13, 2020 – Julia Tova Malakoff’s Demo

After a brief business meeting, Julia Malakoff showed how to make Personalized Papers using the Gelli Plate and demonstrated how to make your own papers using a mono print technique printing onto copy, deli, rice and watercolor papers. She also showed how to collage the papers into the beginning of a mixed media piece, adding […]

Nature’s Sampler

“Nature’s Sampler”, a show featuring watercolor paintings by Featured Artist, Jan Burns, opened Tuesday, February 4 and will be on the display at the Vienna Arts Society Art Gallery through Saturday, March 28. The artist’s work is inspired by nature where she finds an infinite variety of textures, form, and colors that serve as material […]

Kids’ Printmaking Workshop at Patrick Henry Library

Vienna Arts Society members work with kids ages 7 – 12 as they create fish prints, monoprints, relief prints and more. Our Printmaking Workshops for Kids, held annually at the Patrick Henry Library, have been postponed indefinitely due to the current pandemic.  We hope to return to these very popular workshops in the future years! 

Green Spring Gardens Show

Congratulations to our winners!! First place : Margaret Raymond: Diamonds & Lace, Photograph Second Place: Anita Epstein: Two Yellow Poppies, watercolor Third Place: Terry Svat: Reflections, Etching Honorable mentions in alphabetical order (not ranked): Noreen Brunini: Two Peppers, Watercolor Jodi Condes: First One Out, Acrylic Patricia Deege: Blue Poppies, Archival Photo Jeff Gorrell: Garden Deconstruction, Watercolor on Yupo Carol […]

January 9, 2020 VAS meeting

Painting People with Light & Color Katriel Srebnik introduced his unique teaching approach of “Concepts, Principles & Techniques” as applied to Contemporary Impressionist oil paintings of people: establishing the composition, and light and dark masses; capturing the effects of light and atmosphere; selecting and mixing colors on the palette and the canvas; expressing the subject in […]

Art Center November and December exhibit of “Anything Goes”

Invite your friends and family to a reception at the Art Center featuring “Anything Goes!” including a Retrospective of works by Artist of the Year Doré Skidmore. “Anything Goes” can be viewed Tuesdays – Saturdays from 10 am – 4 pm November through the end of December. Windover Building, 243 Church St., NW, Vienna, VA 22180.

November 14 Meeting Highlights

Our Art Center was packed with members for the November 14 Meeting. Ruth Ensley covered the highlights of the past month, including our participation in festive Halloween Parade. She thanked the Take a Seat Vienna team for its spectacular finale on November 2, a wildly successful Auction of our 41 benches. Lu Cousins described an […]