FALLBROOK – On Sept. 24, Fallbrook Art Association opened its Gallery doors to the community for the fundraiser reception in support of the millions of refugees displaced by the war in Ukraine. It was a fantastic show of support with music, food and sunflower paintings, 65 in fact, donated by community members. Several were sold that day and many more will be available to buy at the Gallery through Oct 17. Monetary donations will be accepted and tee shirts in support of this event are still available at http://www.art.fallbrookgiving.org.
On Oct. 15, the FAA welcomes artist Robin Douglas to its general meeting. Douglas has taught art for 47 years at every level and venue, including 36 years as an art professor at the School of Art and Design at the University of Illinois-Champaign. Her own artwork is in many private and public collections. Currently she presents art workshops monthly and lectures at the Oceanside Museum of Art.
She will demonstrate techniques in watercolor and acrylic at the FAA general meeting starting at 9:30 a.m. and will teach the afternoon workshop starting at 1 p.m. the same day. Participants are asked to register for the workshop in advance, but sign-ups are also accepted that day. The cost to members is $40, $50 for non-members. Call Carol Reardon to register for the workshop and receive a materials list, 760-221-5577.
FAA's The Gallery is located at 300 N. Brandon Road. General meetings are held at the Fallbrook Women's Club, 238 W. Mission Road, the third Saturday of month. FAA has a new art show every month at The Gallery with added theme shows along with their general art shows which are open to all members and guest artists. For more information, visit http://www.fallbrookartassoc.org.
Submitted by the Fallbrook Art Association.