As you have all been made "Artists in Residence" We ask that you post your work on our Facebook Group page. When we have a selection, I will create a "Corona Gallery" on the website.
For now: Start Posting here: Visual Arts of Prosper Facebook Group.
VAP APRIL MEETING WILL BE A DIGITAL MEET-UP
Friends, come join in the fun! The Monthly meeting will be held on ZOOM at the regularly scheduled date, April 16, starting at 6:45pm. (note the change of time) Closer to the date Sherry will send you the link and instructions.
During these changing times, since we cannot yet have group meetings, the Board is working to plan other ways of keeping us in touch to support and have fun together.
Would you like to continue having meetings through the summer months this year? Let us know! Meantime, here’s the Agenda for our Zoom meeting in April ...
- ARTWORK OF THE MONTH - if you would like to enter to win a Gift Certificate, please send a good photo of one piece of artwork by email to Sherry by APRIL 14th. All entries will be shown as a slide show at the meeting. You can vote for one piece of artwork by texting your vote to Toni after viewing the slide show at the meeting.
- DOODLE CONTEST – we’re having a tangle contest! The winner will receive a Gift Certificate from Asel Art. If you choose to participate, your signed drawing deadline submission to Sue will be FRIDAY, APRIL 14th.
- What you have been doing! Has the ‘stay at home’ weeks enabled you to spend more time being creative? Show us your artwork at our meeting, whether it completed or a work in progress
- Brad Funkhouser will now be our Presenter for April
Brad Funkhouser graduated from The University of Texas in 1986 with a degree in Computer Science and has lived in the North Dallas area ever since. Brad began using Photoshop with its initial release in 1989 and has been actively involved in the fields of digital imaging, printing and color management as they've progressed over time. He specializes in art reproduction.
This presentation will include a discussion of archival fine art prints (aka "giclees") with details on paper and ink types, qualities and pricing. The presentation will also address sizing and resolution of digital image files, photographing art with different lighting techniques, and the color accuracy issues related to cameras, displays and printers.
6:45pm Members Business Meeting
7:30-8:30pm Demo Artist:
Drawing Class Opportunity with JD Hillbery
The class will focus on getting the correct proportions when drawing from a photo.
June 15, 2020
Stacy's Furniture in Grapevine, Community Room
Cost will be between $125-$150 and includes a basic set of drawing pencils
For more information and JD's bio, click here
This class is sponsored but he Colored Pencil Society of America
On January 28, 2019 three artists met at a little café in downtown Prosper. The gathering was the result of an online neighborly chat regarding the love for art as well as a desire to meet other like-minded artists who were new to the area.