Pegge Aguilar Paints Hope Valley at Fine Arts School in the Pines

by Margaret Ames

Pegge

Pegge Aguilar Paints Hope Valley Meet Pegge Aguilar. Pegge came to the Fine Arts School in the Pines one year ago and has shared her love of nature and colors through the vibrancy of her paintings. This is her third oil painting at the art school which was done from a photo of Hope Valley,…



Finding Your Passion And Creating With It

by Margaret Ames

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Finding Your Passion The Fine Art School In The Pines educators try to look for the passion in their students. It is hard to create work when you cannot find enthusiasm in the subject. Perhaps we should dig deeper. After googling images and long exhausting resources to comb through, Sharon Twomey could not come up…



Fine Arts School teen Prodigy Does It Again! See this Amazing Oil Painting

by Margaret Ames

Prodigy

Prodigy Does It Again Dakota Daniels bangs out another masterpiece at The Fine Arts School In The Pines. This time, he painted Ronald Reagan in his glory days. It is stunning. Just look at the realism by use of mid tones and highlights. It is almost photographic. What is really amazing is that this sixteen-year-old…



The Fine Arts School In The Pines Does Volunteer Work For The Pollock Pines Community Center

by Margaret Ames

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Welcoming The Wagon Train Committee at the Pollock Pines Community Center This year, we have volunteered our artistic talents to help the welcoming of The Wagon Train Committee at the Pollock Pines Community Center. We are currently painting up the carnival boards for the games in the Halloween Party at the same center. My students…



We are stretching our creative canvases by holding Art classes in Cameron Park!

by Margaret Ames

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Fall Classes at Cameron Park Community Center We have posted fall classes with Cameron Park Community Center. The Fine Art School in the Pines is bringing fine art instruction to more El Dorado Communities. So far, we are offering beginning drawing, advanced drawing and paint and palette classes using acrylics. There is also a nice…



El Dorado Winery Painting Class a Success!

by Margaret Ames

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Paint and Palette Winery Event at Boeger Winery It was a great day of painting and wine tasting at Boeger Winery this past Saturday! The Fine Arts School in the Pines hosted an awesome painting class with artist and instructor Dennis Von Zamory making every stroke of the paint brush a fun and entertaining experience!…



Paint & Palette Winery Event Tomorrow at Boeger Winery

by Margaret Ames

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Paint & Palette Winery Event at Boeger Winery Come join the fun tomorrow (Saturday, July 30th) while supporting our fine arts school at Boeger Winery for Fine Arts in the Pines Paint & Palette Winery Event. We will be painting in the beautiful winery surroundings, sipping wine and eating delicious gourment food. Painting is taught…



Paint & Palette Winery Event This Saturday at Boeger Winery

by Margaret Ames

Boeger Winery

Paint & Palette Winery Event at Boeger Winery Come join the fun while supporting our fine arts school at Boeger Winery this Saturday, July 30th for Fine Arts in the Pines Paint & Palette Winery Event. We will be painting in the beautiful winery surroundings, sipping wine and eating delicious gourment food. Painting is taught…



Art Quote From Edgar Degas

by Margaret Ames

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Edgar Degas “One must do the same subject over again ten times, a hundred times. In art nothing must resemble an accident, not even movement.” Edgar Degas One of our new students is especially interested in drawing dancers in motion. We went to see dancers doing Western Swing and did quick sketches of motion as…



Paint & Palette Winery Event Saturday, July 16 at Lava Cap Winery

by Margaret Ames

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Paint & Palette Winery Event at Lava Cap Winery Come join the fun and support our school with this paint & palette winery event this Saturday, July 16th at Lava Cap Winery. Painting taught by a professional art instructor from Fine Arts School in the Pines. Includes free wine tasting, a glass of wine and…