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SHOW INFORMATION

CALIFORNIA CHINA PAINTERS ART ASSOCIATION PRESENTS

2014

"PORCELAIN JEWELS"

47th ANNUAL SHOW

FRIDAY OCTOBER 17 ~ 9:00 A.M. TO 3:30 P.M.

SATURDAY OCTOBER 18 ~ 9:00 A.M. TO 3:00 P.M.

OPEN RECEPTION OCTOBER 18 ~ 4:00 P.M. TO 6:00 P.M. 2ND FLOOR

UNION AUDITORIUM

8550 Stanton Avenue Buena Park, California

 

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Show Chairman & Publicity …………………..... Joanna Economakos 

Co-Booth Chairman …………………………….. Norma Hendrick & Joanna Economakos

Banquet Chairman …………………………….... June Goodale 

Show Disburser ………………………………….  Phyllis Henry

Program ................................... ………...........  Pat Fumo

Artist Demonstration ....................................... Peggy Castleman

Exhibits/Decorations …………………………...   Gwen Streit

Special Drawings ……………………………….   Libby Coulter,Thelma Donovan

Door Prizes ……………………………………... .Janet Hastings  

Flyers & Publicity………………………………… Hong Beaven

Admissions ...................................................... Liz Grauman , Helen Schleiderer   

Mailings …………………………………………… Peggy Castleman

Name Tags ……………………………………….. Marietta Fonseca

Vendor Badges …………………………………   Norma Hendrick

Photography …………………………………….   Marietta Fonseca

Silent Auction …………………………………..    Open



 

CALIFORNIA CHINA PAINTERS ART ASSOCIATION

HONORED ARTIST 2014

ELIZABETH GRAUMAN

 

Liz doesn't consider herself as an artist. She was a Registered Nurse, dutiful wife and mother of four children before she picked up her first paint brush after the age of forty.It was an across-the-street neighbord, Adele Weatherbee, who fifty years ago introduced Liz to the art of china painting.

Determined not to let color blindness discourage her new found activity, she signed up for classes through the city of Anaheim. She spent countless hours tracing patterns onto plates, practicing brush strokes and experimenting with different techniques in the confines of her garage. She invited members of the China Painters Association to join her and the weekly "garage bunch" grew into a supportive group of friends, painting and socializing over the years.

With her family lovingly teased her about purple tree trunks, she'll admit she may not have the technical skills to consider herself as a true artist, but her love for the art comes through in many other ways. Liz has volunteered many years on the board, in various positions but her proudest moment came when she was show chair.

She possesses a dry sense of humor, a love for God and believes in the long lost art of letter writing. She has lived by the motto, "if you can dream it, you can achieve it". Being the "Artist of the Year" is beyond anything she could have possibly dreamed and is humbled by this honor.

Thank You!!