Category: Friday Night Speaker

(Submitted by Ingrid Mueller) Sharlena Wood is no stranger to DVAC but always a welcomed guest. A vivacious and charismatic personality, she is well known in the GTA art community, as her busy schedule reveals her as an instructor at …

Friday Night Club February 1, 2019 – Sharlena Wood Read More »

(Submitted by Ingrid Mueller) Marjolyn Van der Hart wasted no time launching into her collage demonstration. The results of her efforts are remarkable and Marjolyn has been successful in selling her work to a loyal following in Canada and throughout …

Friday Night Club January 25, 2019 – Marjolyn van der Hart Read More »

(Submitted by Ingrid Mueller) This Friday, the DVAC Club House atmosphere was filled with the youthful exuberance thanks to our guest presenter, Nelson Cheng and his stunning creations of impressionist urban landscapes. This was his first time presenting/demonstrating and he …

Friday Night January 19, 2019 – Nelson Cheng Read More »

(Submitted by Ingrid Mueller) Joyce Fournier is an internationally collected Painter and Sculptor who lives and works in Toronto, Canada.  Her new and latest body of work is inspired by a long time fascination with Abstract Expressionism (particularly the works of Franz …

Friday Night January 11, 2019 – Joyce Fournier Read More »

(Submitted by Brent Arlitt) On December 7, members were treated to an entertaining presentation on the use of graphite powder and gilding by Dalia Elcharbini. Dalia, who works in graphic arts, shared her results of creating dramatic art pieces using …

Friday Night December 7, 2018 – Dalia Elcharbini Read More »

(Submitted by Ingrid Mueller) Abstracting the Figure in Landscape Andrew Sookrah is an experienced illustrator and designer, having spent the first part of his career in the advertising business. But his passion for fine art and painting and ability as …

Friday Night November 16, 2018 – Andrew Cheddie Sookrah Read More »

(Submitted by Brent Arlitt) Nami Ueno presented an absolutely delightful demonstration of her unique artwork on Friday November 23. Her several artworks showed the precise yet very creative dreamy quality of her art pieces – that vary from spiritual to whimsical and …

Friday Night Club Nov. 23, 2018 – Nami Ueno Read More »

(Submitted by Ingrid Mueller) It was really lovely to spend the evening with the enthusiastic DVAC Plein Air group hosted by committee chair Wally Lush. The Don Valley Art Club is a dynamic club with activities for just about every …

Friday Night Club November 9 – Plein Air Show and Tell Read More »

(Submitted by Ingrid Mueller) DVAC was lucky to find Darlene Kulig to fill a cancellation, as it was an insightful evening with a very talented artist. Darlene Kulig was awarded the CSEA/Berol Prismacolour National Art Scholarship awarded to six Canadian …

Friday Night Club November 2 – Darlene Kulig Read More »

(Submitted by Ingrid Mueller) Record attendance of approx. 65 people for the September 28th Friday Night Club, all to see the much-anticipated presentation by world-renowned, award-winning watercolourist David McEown and he did not disappoint. David attended OCAD and has focused his artistic efforts …

Friday Night Club Sept. 28/18 – David McEown Read More »