This art club has its Monthly General Membership meeting and Guest Artist demonstration on the first Monday of each month  (except for January, July, August and December) at 1:45 pm in Cribari Conference Room. The next meeting is Monday, October 1, 2024, when Zoe Caron will be our Guest Artist. Meanwhile, do plan to attend our 3rd free Make and Take on June 25.  Then there is the Home Studio Art Tour on August 17 and our New Members Reception on September 16 as well as our free Art Film on September 17 "Andy Warhol."


Classes in Oil, Acrylic, Watercolor, Drawing, Pastels and Open Studios,

All Villagers are welcome to Open Studio and to all classes!

as noted in The Villager

Payment for art classes is due one week before the class begins, so that the teacher can buy the correct number of supplies.


Mondays & Fridays: Open Studo, 10 am - 12 noon, with Jane Hink and Taf Tafarrodi

Monday - Friday, Open Studio, 2 - 5 pm with Michael Sunzeri, Stephanie Torres and Reine Fedor.



Classes and Open Studios at


Monday 12:00 noon - 3:00 pm

Tuesday 12:00 noon - 3:00 pm

Wednesday 9:00 - 12 noon

Thursday 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Friday 9:00 am - 12 noon

Saturday 2 pm - 5 pm

For more information, go to


August 17



HOLIDAY FAIRE...November 2

Arts & Crafts Advisory Board

the Team that makes it happen.

Next meeting Thursday, August 29,

4 pm in the Art Room

Mandy Book

Our new President was elected for a 2 year term, beginning on January 1, 2024. She is an expert in making greeting cards

Kathy Warren

Stephanie Torres

Claudia Welch

Claudia is our new Vice President for Membership. She takes the President's place in case of absence.  She is a writer and creates beautiful ceramics.

Stephanie has voluteered to serve a second 2 year term as Secretary.  She makes beautiful wreaths for all occasions.

Kathy will serve her second 2 year term as volunteer Treasurer.  She is an expert at Ceramics as well as figures.

Ceramics Room manager and teacher of ceramics classes is Diane Finley who continues her outstanding work.

Art Classes Scheduler is Barbara Gottesman for the 12th year. .She creates collage and loves Chinese Brush painting.

Historian for our art club for the next two years is Parthenia Hicks. She is a poet, writer, editor and jewelry maker.

Greeter for New Members is Colleen Mirassou's continuing volunteer job.  She is a master at assemblage and collage.

Art Films Chair

"It's my intention to show films that explore the artist's process and inspire you to think newly about creation and art," says Marion Rose.

Programs and Exhibits Chair is Michael Sunzeri who is continuing in these two jobs. He is looking for people to learn these jobs.  His expertise is in assemblage.

The Villages Arts & Crafts Association is a website is intended for the use of its members and Villagesrs. VACA is a Villages Clubs Board recognized club.


by Sunni Gibbons

Fish  Dish

A Ceramic Creation

by  Suzanne Ferris