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Selfie, van Gogh Style

Nine lucky young artists enjoyed the artistic expertise of Mary Claire Johnson on Saturday, Nov 16th at Pine Trails Elementary. The 8 to 13 year-olds produced fabulous self-portraits in the van Gogh style, using watercolor and pastel. Thanks to all the participants. Our next workshop for 9-13 year-olds will be Jan 18 at Pine Trails. […]

Italy Trip Report

Twenty-six members of the Allegan Area Arts Council recently returned, on October 2nd, from an arts-focused trip to Italy. Local residents Joann and Bill Chaney (who owned a travel company in Indiana for decades) planned the trip for arts council members. Joann currently serves on the arts council board of directors. The ten-day trip began […]