CASA Members in the News
Mary Kunkel has a continuous show of abstract art at Wild Orchids Salon and also at Etna Insurance on First Ave.
Wanda Hein has one of her watercolor paintings in a recent book, Shall We Gather at the River, by E. Reid Gilbert. The book is available in book stores and at www.Amazon.com in both hard and soft cover.
Pat Dickson taught a class in color basics January 10 through March 6 for The Drawing Studio's OATS program. The OATS program provides free classes for seniors at a number of libraries in the Tucson area.
JoAnne Hungate teaches watercolor monotype workshops in her studio. The workshops are one half day for $65 with all materials furnished. Contact JoAnne at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Carol Ann will be exhibiting at the Jewish Community Center from March 15 - April 12. The opening reception is Tuesday, March 20, from 5-7pm.
Southwest Art Magazine has invited Ruth Canada to participate in a special section. Mad, Bad Bird can be seen in the April, 2012 issue.
Mary Jane Lyon sold a large abstract from the Sheraton SAAG show.
Jan Huthoefer's work will be displayed at a new shop in Old Bisbee, "K's" at 52 Main Street. The new store is operated by Katie and Jim Harrelson, Jan's daughter and son-in-law. Also for sale will be Jim's jewelry and music DCs and Katie's photographs, as well as serapes, pottery and many beautiful and inexpensive baskets all made by the Tarahumara Indians located in a remote area of Mexico. The shop hopes to open March 3. Contact Jan for more info at Jhuthoefer@cox.net or 520-803-9657.
Carolyn Quarnberg has a collage/assemblage piece accepted into the National Collage Association's 100th Anniversary Exhibition in Pagosa Springs. The work will be placed in a permanent museum collection at the end of the exhibition.
Marti White's collages, Asian Journey and Circle Dance, have been accepted into Galex 46, a national juried show at the Galesburg, IL, Civic Art Center. The show will run from March 10-April 7, 2012.
Marti White's paintings, A Golden Glow, All That Jazz and Basket Fragments have been accepted into Fayetteville, NC, Technical Community College's 3rd Annual Juried Exhibition. The show opens on February 17 and runs through March 23, 2012. A Golden Glow is also included in "All Women," Light, Space,Time's international online competition for February. Visit the show at www.lightspacetime.com. Her piece is in the mixed media show.
Marti White's collage, Heaven Meets Earth, is included in the special recognition section of the March on- line exhibition of Light, Space, Time. Look for it at www.YouTube.com. There are two sections of the exhibit. Marti's piece is in the second video. The whole show is worth a look.
Carol Ann will be at the Jewish Community Center from March 15 - April 12. The reception, open to the public, will be held on March 20 from 5-7pm.
Francheskaa and Deanna Thibault are showing at Northwestern Mutual Financial Network, 1760 N. River (at Campbell.)
Nina Beland has a painting in the current exhibit at Old Pueblo Grille, 60 N. Alvernon. Enjoy lunch and a great exhibit now through April 9.
Lorrie Parsell and Barbara Brandel will be exhibiting work in the lobby and Suite 109 of the Pioneer Building at 100 N. Stone Ave. in Tucson. The show is the seventh in a series of exhibitions organized by the Tucson Pima Arts Council to showcase artwork by Pima County artists. Both artists will be exhibiting collage work. Lorrie creates her work with a no-brush method that produces intense color and multiple textures. The exhibit will continue through March 28, 2012. Viewing hours are Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 5:00pm.
The International Society of Acrylic Painters 4th Annual Signature Member's Show (online) includes paintings by Carol Ann, Glass House XXVII, and Marti White, Yellow Spot.
Deanna Thibault's painting, Sabino, has been juried into the Western Federation Watercolor Society's 37th Annual Exhibit.
Ten of Ruth Canada's bird paintings are hanging in the Fire and Spice Southwestern Grill at the Sheraton Hotel, 5151 E. Grand Rd., through April 16, 2012. Run for Your Life was sold at the SAAG Sheraton Show.
Sandy Brittain and Carol Chambers will have a show at the Campus Christian Center, 715 North Park Avenue, Tucson, AZ 85719 (across from the main entrance to the U of A campus), January 9, 2012 through March 12, 2012.
Del Marinello has a permanent display at the Coyote Grill on La Canada in Green Valley.
Lois McDonald has four paintings at the SAAG Sheraton show continuing until April, 2012.
Diane Haug has two pieces accepted into the Columbia River Gallery in Troutdale, OR.
Carol Ann is currently represented by Artworks in Austin, TX and Convergence Gallery in Santa Fe, NM. Carol Ann will also have two pieces in the Attorney General's Office Exhibition, Tucson, which is sponsored by the Arizona Arts Alliance. These pieces will hang from October through February.
Elizabeth Quinn-Worrall will be advertised in the Arizona Collector's Guide for 2012.
Marti White and Lois McDonald are featured in a new online book by Sue St. John called, "A Walk Into Abstracts, Vol. 3."
Lisa Mishler will be teaching at The Drawing Studio this year. Abstract Painting April 9 - May 4. She will also be teaching ongoing Abstract Painting classes at Toscana Gallery on Wednesdays from 10am - 1pm starting September 14.
Blue Raven Gallery and Gifts new show, "Crazy for Color" features work by Sandy Brittain, Jo Ann Daly, JoAnne Hungate, Patti Lewis, Carolyn Quarnberg, Gwen Sossong and Marti White. The show runs through March 24, 2012.
Jo Ann Daly is represented in the SLFA show at Old Pueblo Grille which runs until early April. She also has two of her works in the SAAG "Artist Showcase" at the Sheraton Hotel.
Deanna Thibault won an Award of Excellence and Marti Wite won an Award of Merit at SAWG Gallery's "Experimental and Innovative Works in Water Media" exhibit. Marti's collage, Remnants, sold during the exhibit.
Del Marinello and Romy Angle will be in a new show "Vive Les Artistes" at the Community Performing Arts Center Gallery in Green Valley from March 2 - April 1, 2012. The reception is on Friday, March 9, 5 to 7pm. Del and Romy will also be participating in TCA's Open Studio Tour at the Gallery on March 16-18 from 10:00am - 4:00pm. They will both be painting that day.