FESTIVAL OF TABLES…..

will be held at the Sam Davis Masonic Lodge in Smyrna on July 21, 2018.  This is also a regular meeting month so plan to be there.  The address of the Masonic Lodge is 101 Mary Law Drive, Smyrna, TN 37167.

If you are hosting a table, please bring your own dishes and glasses.  Silverware is provided.  Also make nametags for each person and supply a small table favor as well.  If you have any questions, contact Fran Mittelstet or Debbi Weston.

 

LYDIA STEEVES WILL BE TEACHING A COLOR PENCIL SEMINAR IN AUGUST!!!

Lydia Steeves will be here soon.  Make sure you sign up for this fun 3-day seminar.  Dates are August 23, 24, 25, 2018.  Seminar will be held at Plaza Arts in Nashville all 3 days.  Hurry and sign up by contacting Pat McIntosh at domci@aol.com or 615-516-7120. 

Price for each seminar day will be $55 for MTA members and $65 for non-members.  To receive  your supply list of the color pencils and other items needed along with the pattern for each project, money must be paid in full.  Make checks out to MTA please.  

 

THURSDAY 8-23

FRIDAY 8-24

SATURDAY 8-25

PRAYERS….

I just received news that Cynthia Nagy’s husband, Larry, passed away on Monday.  Please keep her and her loved ones in your thoughts and prayers during this difficult time.

Melissa

JUNE FRIENDSHIP WORKSHOP UPDATE

CUT OFF DATE TO SIGN UP FOR THIS WORKSHOP IS JUNE 1, 2018.  CONTACT BETTY HOOPER AS SOON AS POSSIBLE IF YOU WANT TO JOIN THIS FUN WORKSHOP.

Pam Bradley will be teaching our first Friendship Workshop on June 16, 2018. We will start at 10:00 am, paint until lunch time and paint in the afternoon until finished. Bring a sack lunch, drinks will be furnished. This should be a fun relaxed painting time. This is not a business meeting. The workshop will be held at Sam Davis Masonic Lodge, 103 Mary Law Drive, Smyrna, Tn. If you need directions call or I will hand out a map at the May meeting. You may e-mail me @ bhooper187@aol.com or call 615-355-1739. There is an answering machine so leave a message. Betty Hooper

“Blossoms”
Saturday, June 16th

Learn Dry Brush Technique
Teacher: Pam Bradley

Line Drawing by Rosemary West

Items supplied by teacher: base coated surface, paint including premixed colors, pattern packet including line tracing on vellum

Supplies to bring: Basic supplies for acrylic painting.
Brushes: Various sizes of filberts, small / medium stippler and liners, brush for floating (Minimal amount of floating on this project)

Cost: $20.00

MAY WORKSHOP INFO

Sandee Lemons will be teaching our May workshop after our regular meeting on Saturday, May 19, 2018.  Piece is a really cute fall design.  Price for the workshop is $13 if you require a surface.  $11 if you will provide your own surface.  Please contact Pat McIntosh to sign up at 615-516-7120.

RETREAT INFO

To all teachers:  I have sent out emails with your student info.

To all that registered for retreat:  I have sent out emails to everyone that has an email address listed on their registration form.  If you do not have an email, letters will be going out in the next day or so.

Thank you  Melissa

JANUARY WORKSHOP SUPPLY LIST

I have realized that there are no supplies listed for my workshop tomorrow. Here you go:

Brushes: 10″ or 12″ shader, 3/8″ & 1/4″ angle, #2 & #4 liner, #4 & #6 filbert

OTHER SUPPLIES: stylus, water bucket, paper towels, tracing paper, white transfer paper, paint cubbies in case you don’t finish. I hope I haven’t forgotten anything.

I look forward to seeing everyone tomorrow for our meeting and my workshop after.

Melissa

CLASS OFFERED BY PAM BRADLEY

“Christmas Rose” Class (Learn the art of mudding)

Pattern by Linda Sharp
Taught by Pam Bradley

Date: Saturday, March 31, 2018
Time: 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Location: Spring Hill, TN
(Pam Bradley’s home or Autumn Ridge Club House)
(Will be determined according to number in class)

Cost: $45.00 (Includes pattern packet, painted wood surface, *mudding kit, class
fee)

Supplies to bring: Palette knife or plastic spoon, scissors, stylus, tracing paper and
white transfer paper, paper towels, water bowl, a few brushes to touch up base coat if needed. Mud kit, if you already have one.

Lunch: You can bring your lunch or there are fast food places close by.

*If you already have the mud kit, class cost will be adjusted -$30.00. If you have a kit but need a fresh jar of white mud or other replacements from kit, let me know and I can order along with my order of mud kits possibly at a reduced price.

Please sign up no later than March 10th to insure a place in class and to give me time to order supplies.
Contact Pam: Call or Text Ph #972-571-7283, email: paintgal53@gmail.com

CLASSES OFFERED BY CINDY MOORE

WOODLAND MAGIC
Designed by Sue Scheewe and taught by Cindy Moore
Tuesday, February 6th
9:30am to 3:30pm
Class fee is $30.00 (Lasagna Soup Provided)
Supply fee is $6.00 (includes 11 x 14 masonite, pattern and acrylic paint)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Both of the classes are in my home in Franklin TN
For more information contact Cindy at limoore01@gmail.com or 615-218-6000
Space is limited to 6 people so sign up ASAP

RETREAT

RETREAT 2018:  Sign ups are going very well.  Get your registration form to me as soon as possible.  I plan to be at the January meeting and will take your registration then. The retreat brochure is on the home page of this website and also on our facebook page which is now Middle Tennessee Artists.  Please remember to bring a photo of yourself from the 50’s or 60’s to the January meeting and give to Linda Foster.  Reminder:  photo will not be returned.

Hope to see everyone at RETREAT.  Melissa