The Fallbrook Art Association meeting is at the Fallbrook Woman's Club, located at 238 W Mission Rd. in Fallbrook, every 3rd Saturday of the month. It begins at 8:45 am with a 9:15 critique session done by guest artist, members are encouraged to bring one piece of their artwork to be critiqued by the guest artist. A 10:15 business meeting is followed by 10:30 -12 pm Guest Artist Demonstration, lunch break then a Workshop from 1-4 pm for those interested. The public is invited to join with member artists at these meetings.
The workshop is open to both beginners and advanced painters, members and non-members. The cost for members is $40 ($35 to the artist, $5 to FAA), and the cost for non-members is $50 ($45 to the artist, $5 to FAA). To register, call Carol Reardon at (760) 731-6677.
Participants need to register in advance by sending in checks to reserve a spot. Reardon will email participants a list of supplies to bring, and the class agenda.
Carilyn Vice is the presenter at the Fallbrook Woman's Club.
Carilyn has been Fortunate to win many awards in juried shows, has been in galleries and has had several one person shows. She prefers to paint from life and likes to paint subjects that are often overlooked in their Importance. Watercolors continue to be a fun challenge and there is never an end to learning and discovering new things to paint.
Carilyn was born, raised and has lived in southern California all of Her life, with the exception of college years in San Jose. There she met her husband and eventually moved back to Fallbrook where they raised four children.
She painted a bit in watercolors and then was Lucky enough to take a five-day drawing class from Robert 'shoofly' Shufelt. That started her teaching the drawing techniques she had learned and applying that knowledge to watercolors. The majority of Plein air classes were learned from Thelma Houston and Jeanne Shanahan. Whenever possible she has taken classes and has been fortunate to have learned from the top artists in the world. Some of The list includes Charles Reid. Robert wade, ted nut tall, Álvaro Castagnet, Joseph Zbukvic and David Taylor.