Studio 100 (786-243-0447) http://www.homesteadartclub.com
ACTIV I T I ES R.F. Orchids Show on April 17 and 18 from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Deliver work between 9 and 10 a.m. on Saturday morning at R.F. Orchids. Entry fee is $10. If you need racks or tables please contact Debbie Maxwell at 305.248.2111. Pick up work at 5 p.m. Sunday. The “Cinco de Mayo” exhibit will be on display during the month of May in Studio 100. This show receives grant money from Miami Dade Cultural Affairs Take-in will be on May 1 from 12 noon to 4 p.m. At that time entry forms will be completed, the entry fee will be collected ($20 for members and $25 for non-members), and members will sign up to work. Each artist may enter u p to three pieces of art work reflecting the show theme, no size requirements. The reception will be on May 15 from 3 to 5 p.m. Please bring a covered dish that fits the show theme. Awards will be presented at the reception. Pick up will be Saturday May 29. There will be a children’s display included in the Cinco de Mayo show. The Gallery Committee has developed a plan for members, when showing or not showing, to work on their art in the gallery at any time during Mall hours. Members are encouraged to work regularly at the gallery, and we have created space in the back room to store materials from one session to another. The Gallery Committee will be able to assign spaces. Call Bonnie, Debbie, or Barbara.
N EWS AN D GOSSI P ÌE›³ ½ Bonnie’s one woman show will be at Miami Dade College, Homestead Campus, Library, Building Peggy Nania of Miami Dade College will beDshowing her14. students’ art at the Gallery until April during the month of June with the reception June 19 from 3 to 5 p.m. We have a new member, De, who joined the club and signed up for pastel classes with Bonnie. The PAINT IN AND THE CRITIQ UE have been moved from the last Saturday of the month TO the FOURTH Saturday of the month. As in the Mary Dee Burkhart is teaching a clay workshop on Saturday and Sunday April 10 and 11. Contact Mary Dee at 305.245.2221.
HELP WANTED We are looking for artists to teach children in all media and for teachers of art in general. We need lots of news and gossip and rumors and we also need volunteers to help with shows and speci.al events, the receptions, jobs around the gallery (like mail pick-up and scheduling), outside shows, and demonstrations. All are welcome.
FEATURED ARTIST OF THE MONTH
THANKS TO TERRY
is the featured artist for April. Andy also wrote a book and had a book signing at the club. Andy’s book is for saleMany at thethanks club. to Terry for hosting the Miami International Orchid and Tropical Extravaganza in January. Terry’s hard work earn over $500 for the club from the Orchid Show .
CLASS NOTES Bonnie’s classes are now scheduled on Sundays at 2 to 6 p.m and Tuesdays 12 noon to 6 p.m. Any one interested should call Bonnie at 395.753.1268
STRAIGHT FROM THE BOARD
The Board approved an expenditure from Theda’s Scholarship Fund to host a children’s workshop
PLEASE TAKE NOTE
The Back Room has been cleaned out. Help us keep it clean and neat.
MEMBER MEETING The Member Meeting will be held on April 24 at 2 p.m. with the Board meeting to follow. Bring ideas and suggestions.