Reminds me of camping along the California and Hawaiian coasts by Ryan Sharpe - Folsom Arts Association
Reminds me of camping along the California and Hawaiian coasts by Ryan Sharpe
Two Dogs and a Fisherman by Leo Songco - Folsom Arts Association
Two Dogs and a Fisherman by Leo Songco
Artwork by Lori Bernardo
Artwork by Lori Bernardo
Greyhound Beach, Santa Cruz, California by Kirk Miller
Greyhound Beach, Santa Cruz, California by Kirk Miller
Transition by Steve Holler
Transition by Steve Holler
Don’t Act Like I’m Average by Ron Hall
Don’t Act Like I’m Average by Ron Hall
Line Dancer by Phill Evans
Line Dancer by Phill Evans
Girl’s a Dude by Kirk Miller - Folsom Arts Association
Girl’s a Dude by Kirk Miller
Woodbey Island bn Lori Bernardo - Folsom Arts Association
Woodbey Island bn Lori Bernardo
Artwork by Annie O'Connell - Folsom Arts Association
Artwork by Annie O'Connell
California High (poppies) by Sylvia Schaefer - Folsom Arts Association
California High (poppies) by Sylvia Schaefer
Stoneware bowls ocean whispers by Sandy Hilton - Folsom Arts Association
Stoneware bowls ocean whispers by Sandy Hilton
King of the Roost by Annie O'Connell
King of the Roost by Annie O'Connell
Winter Warmth by Sylvia Schaefer
Winter Warmth by Sylvia Schaefer
Journal quote by Phawnda Moore
Journal quote by Phawnda Moore
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What’s Happening!

FAA Artist Demonstration

Thursday, June 9, 2022 at 6 p.m.
Judy Arrigotti – Think out of the box

Please join us Thursday, June 9, for Judy Arrigotti’s artist demonstration. Judy be teaching everyone how they can use activities to help them ”think out of the box” and learn to expand their thinking! 

Learn more … 

Transition by Steve Holler

FAA Art Demonstrations 2022

FAA artist demonstrations are held on second Thursday of each month, 6 p.m., at the Gallery at 48 Natoma in Folsom.

Join us – demos are FREE to the public!

Art Demonstrations 2022

January 13 – Sandy Hilton
Standing in for Elio Camacho

February 10 – Robert Dvořák
Mini workshop – “Drawing Without Fear”

March 10 – William Lum
Watercolor Powerpoint – Watermedia

April 14 – Barbara Nilsson
Cold Wax

May 12 – Phyllis Rapp
Watercolor

June 9 – Judy Arrigotti

July 14 – Dale Laitinen
Watercolor

August 11 – Phawnda Moore

September 8 – Lucia Rothgeb
Creative exercises

October 13 – Rhonda Egan
Oil

November 10 – Karen Keys/Annie O’Connell
Matting and framing

December 8

Winnie and Ruby's Folsom ABC Adventure By Author and Illustrator Brian Wallace

Brian Wallace

Winnie and Ruby's Folsom ABC Adventure
By Author and Illustrator Brian Wallace

Congratulations to Brian Wallace on the launch of his new book "Winnie and Ruby's Folsom ABC Adventure."

Written and illustrated by Brian, the book features Folsom’s most famous animal friends, Winnie (The Sutter Street Pig) and Ruby (Ruby’s Books). It is an A to Z alphabetical adventure that highlights the best things about Folsom.

Folsom Telegraph: City themed children's book featuring two popular 4-legged residents.

Join the Folsom Arts Association and become a member of a vibrant group of artists!

Folsom Arts Association P.O. Box 234 Folsom, California 95763 folsomartists@gmail.com 916-708-8442

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Join the FAA Newsletter Mailing List and be kept up-to-date on ART events in the area.

FAA Bylaws

Updates to the FAA Bylaws were approved by our members at the July 16, 2019 meeting. View the summary of the changes and a link to the full text of the bylaws.

Get ready for Folsom Focus Photography Contest 2022

14th Folsom Focus Photography Contest
October 7, 2022 to January 10, 2023
Sponsored by the Folsom Arts Association
at the Gallery at 48 Natoma

Amateur photography contest for all ages. Submit your favorite photo that showcases Folsom from your own unique perspective. Capture life in Folsom using one of the four categories as your guideline. Entries will be accepted in two age categories (15 years of age and under, or 16 years of age and older) for each theme. Awards will be given for each age category.

Visit Get ready for Folsom Focus Photography Contest for a list of this year's age groups and categories.

Rules, guidelines, and registration will be available in August.

Call to Artists - Ladies Valley Landback Help Wanted and Call for Art Auction Items

Ladies Valley Landback - Call for Art Auctions Items

Ladies Valley Landback
Help Wanted and Call for Art Auction Items

American River Conservancy (ARC) is partnering with Cosumnes Culture and Waterways (CCAWW) on a fundraising event called the Ladies Valley Landback. ARC aims to give the Ladies Valley property to our local Native American community along with $25,000 in startup funding.

For the event, they are collecting nature-inspired art auction items. They are also looking for volunteers to help now and during the event.

Melissa Lobach, Development Manager
American River Conservancy
Melissa@arconservancy.org

Don’t Act Like I’m Average by Ron Hall

Facebook - FAA Staying Connected

For Facebook users

We have started a Facebook group called FAA – Staying Connected. The intent of the group is to share what you have been working on, share resources that other members might find useful and anything else that will bolster our connectivity.

For those not on Facebook

Share a photo of your current work with other members by sending an image of your work to folsomartists@gmail.com. Include a brief description or comment and a website link (if you have one) and let’s “Stay Connected!

Learn more

Van Gogh ceramic sculpture by Karen Fulk

Gallery at 48 Natoma

The Gallery at 48 Natoma has been bringing high quality, original art exhibits to our community since 2007. Most of the art on display is available for sale.

Gallery at 48 Natoma in Folsom

  • Main Gallery: April 22 to June 30 - Famous Faces sculptures by Karen Calden Fulk and digital paintings by Michael Tofanelli.
  • Community Gallery: April 22 to June 24 - El Dorado Hills Arts Association Open Studio Tour Preview.

Art Reception: April 22, 2022
6 p.m. - 8 p.m.

The Gallery at 48 Natoma is open Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6-8 p.m.

For questions, contact the gallery at: 916-461-6611, cabraham@folsom.ca.us

El Dorado Hills Art Studio Tour 2022

El Dorado Hills Arts Association

Art Studio Tour 2022
May 21-22, 2022
10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

15 studios - 43 artists - FREE to the public!

Mark your calendar for the upcoming Art Studio Tour. It is going to be a great weekend!!

Click to preview the brochure.
Click to preview the map.
Click to view the list of artists.

Line Dancer by Phill Evans

Welcome NEW FAA Members!

Folsom Arts Association has added a New Member feature to its website. Upon joining FAA, new members are encouraged to provide a short self-introduction and one or two examples of any work they would like to share with our members and other website visitors.

Put a face to a name and further enhance the camaraderie of our group - ENJOY!

Artwork by Lori Bernardo

Public Health Guidance

While the state of California has reopened its economy allowing almost all businesses to reopen without restrictions, the City of Folsom has restrictions for indoor public settings. Bear with us as we work through the new rules.

The Gallery at 48 Natoma is OPEN for our monthly artists demonstrations. We are waiting to hear from Folsom Lake College regarding art camp and workshops.

Welcome to the FAA

Cultivating and supporting art appreciation is the force guiding the Folsom Arts Association. The diversity of arts in our group leads to spirited discussions with lots of laughs. We’re a group that enjoys getting together.

The Folsom Arts Association hosts monthly Artist Demonstrations (second Thursday) at The Gallery at 48 Natoma Street in Folsom. Workshops and Art Camps are held in the Folsom area and Art Classes, Workshops, and Shows are taught by members of the association throughout the year.

Join the Folsom Arts Association and become a member of a vibrant group of artists!

Folsom Arts Association
P.O. Box 234
Folsom, California 95763
folsomartists@gmail.com
916-708-8442

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Standing Guard Duty by Steve Holler

Standing Guard Duty by Steve Holler