Join us on Rodeo Weekend for a beautiful tour of some of Rim Country's favorite artists and their open studios. Many of the studios will offer wine and refreshments, and a few of our best will hold artist receptions for select groups of several artists. Times to be announced as the event nears.
Join us monthly on the 2nd Tuesday of every month for lively discussions, workshops, and community building. Artists of all mediums welcome. Payson Public Library, 328 N. McLane Rd, Payson.
We are so excited to announce our new Fall Venue! The Rim Golf Club will be hosting Payson Art League and the Rim Country Empty Bowls for this amazing weekend of fine art, philanthropy, and fun! The art show will be open to the public. Tickets for the Gala (5 pm, Saturday Nov. 6th) will be made available in early September. The gala will include a miniature show from some of Rim Country's most world and regionally renowned artists. We will also have a fun, lively auction, an amazing dinner, and live music. More details to be announced.
Bring money for happy hour and their delicious food, and Sarah will be speaking about the "business of art", how to prepare digital photographs of your work, websites, online shops, reproductions, licensing your work, copyright, etc..She'll bring a couple examples of my giclees for anyone that is interested in reproducing your work.
Our first annual Golf Tournament and Art Show: Golf "Fore" the Arts Tournament and Art Festival. Saturday, June 5th, 2021, 8:00am-3:pm. Hosted by Payson Golf Club and Payson Art League, this exciting fund-raiser and Art Show and Sale will bring together competitive golfers, community advocates, musicians, art collectors, juried artists, and chefs for a lovely outdoor event. We will be raising money for the Art League, while providing a gorgeous venue for local fine artists to sell their works, open to the public. We will also conduct an auction of highly collectable small works from our region's world-acclaimed artists, as well as provide gifts, prizes, raffles, and amazing food and adult beverages supplied by Chef Randy Ortega Jr of the Fairways Bar and Grill. The tournament cost per person will be $100, get 10% off if you sign up a team of 5. Tickets available soon. Corporate Sponsorship opportunities are welcome! Contact Sarah or Bob for more details. If you are an artist that would like to participate in the show be on the look out for the juried application, coming soon.
We still have a few more openings for those wishing to participate in this 3 day workshop. It will start with our monthly PAL meeting, open to all, at Green Valley Park, 4/13, the following day will be an all day paint workshop on the banks of the East Verde River in Beaver Valley, and finally Thursday we will spend the day painting the Tonto Natural Bridge. Mr. Cramer will be coaching, teaching, and critiquing artists throughout the entire workshop. We’ve scoped out some of the most beautiful, paintable spots in Rim Country for this inspiring event. The Tuesday PAL meeting is open to all. Ticket prices for the workshop are $200.00. To view Mr. Cramer's portfolio, check out his website: https://www.billcramerstudio.com
Plein Air Presentation by Bill Cramer to PAL in
Green Valley Park north of the parking area serving the several
museums. Open to all.. (Bring a chair, camera, sketching materials)
Pat Walker will be hosting PAL members, Mud Club Members and Ceramic students from EAC to attend an exciting all day event. Details to be announced soon. If you would like a ceramic artist to create a small vessel for you to glaze and fire, please let us know. A small fee will be charged for the vessel. This is open to all interested members, even if ceramics isn't your medium. Join us for a Potluck and demonstration at 3:00 pm. Pat's house is at 211 S. Ash, Payson, AZ just north of Bonita St.