Tag: art

QC annual Fall Festival Arts and Crafts fair

The Quail Creek annual Fall Festival Arts and Crafts Fair will be held Saturday, November 8 from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. and Sunday, November 9 from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at the Madera Clubhouse. Over 100 Quail Creek residents and clubs prepare all year for this annual craft fair featuring a large variety…

Crossing Borders to put hands in clay

Ron Sullivan showing his Mata Ortiz Mexican Pottery

Vicki and Ron Sullivan What do Mata Ortiz Mexican Pottery, Silver City in New Mexico and Quail Creek have in common? Would a hint help? The 2014 five day Clay Festival held in Silver City, New Mexico, could be the answer. On an overcast Thursday afternoon in August, a group of 12 people sat underneath…

Spark your creative fire with glass

Study Group Leader John-Peter Wilhite (kneeling) along with Quail Creek/OLLI-UA Green Valley Campus Tucson Glass Art Scene class members and friends taking a moment at Tucson’s Philabaum Glass Gallery and Studio.

Ron and Vicki Sullivan If names like Corning Glass, Dale Chihuly and Preston Singletary tantalize a taste for the silica art form of glass, then Sonoran Glass Studio (SGS) is a must. Founded in 2001 as a nonprofit, SGS is one of the premiere glass arts education facilities in the Southwest. Located in one of…

Watercolor class offered

A watercolor course will again be offered at Quail Creek by Bert Boerema during the months of January and February. Bert is a well known artist and instructor and has been teaching this course at Quail Creek for several years. This has been a very popular course and many of his students have repeated several…

Beginning watercolor class

Beginning Watercolor or Acrylics Painting will be taught by Instructor Joyce Finn at 520-203-8009. If you have always wanted to paint, this is the class for you. It starts February 7, 2014, and runs for four weeks every Friday from 9:30 a.m. to 12:00 noon. Call 520-203-8009 for more information and to sign up. Classes…