Cultural Activities Center

3011 N. 3rd St, Temple, TX 76501

Beginner/Intermediate Oil Painting

July 23rd 10:00 AM-3:00PM
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Beginner/Intermediate Oil Painting

ages 15 and up

Supplies to bring: 1 canvas, red, yellow and blue oil paints and a few brushes.

Class will break for a lunch in studio.  Please bring your own lunch with you.

Helen Alexander lives in Salado, TX and is an active member of the Salado Village Artists and the Public Arts League of Salado.  She came to this community in 1999 and began her journey in art. Having retired from a counseling career, she recognizes the importance of artistic creativity to stimulate and maintain a healthy life balance. Helen has had the opportunity to learn from a wide variety of artists, including Phillip Wade from Laguna Gloria in Austin, Ed Furuike of Honolulu, HI, Garnet Buster. Loretta Westerfield, Joan Hoffman, Virginia Vaughan, Guy Morrow, and many others. Each artist has enriched her ability to create and to guide others. Helen was the featured artist at the Brownwood Art Center in June and July, 2016 and at the Temple Cultural Arts Center in the Fall of 2017. Her art is featured at the Uniquely Salado Gallery. She loves to travel and use her photographs as inspiration for paintings. Helen displays her love of color in her paintings. She has a passion for encouraging others to find their creative selves.